Middle School Math Teacher

Job Title: Middle School Math Teacher

Type: Full-time position - 10 months

Supervisor: Assistant Head of School

FLSA: Exempt (Salaried)

General Job Description: St. Anne’s Episcopal School in Middletown, Delaware seeks a spirited and talented individual who enjoys working with middle school students and has 3-5 years of teaching experience. Our teachers focus on the intellectual, social, physical, artistic, and spiritual growth of each child to create a learning environment where each student is known, loved, challenged, and inspired. In addition to providing math instruction, middle school teachers serve as advisors to grade-level advisory groups of 6-8 students. The ability to teach drama, computer science, robotics, and/or coach a sport is a plus. This position would begin August 19, 2019.
 

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Teach middle school mathematics, including Algebra I, with a focus on building critical-thinking and problem-solving skills

  2. Differentiate instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of students with varying abilities, attitudes, and cultural backgrounds

  3. Coach Math League - a statewide math competition for 7th and 8th-grade students

  4. Understand the fundamental developmental stages in the social, emotional, and academic lives of middle school students

  5. Use technology to enhance learning and communicate effectively

  6. Establish and maintain standards of student behavior that is aligned with our core values: respect, responsibility, and compassion

  7. Communicate with parents on student progress

  8. Attend specific school events/activities outside of the school day and supervise as needed

  9. Participate in curriculum development and serve on faculty committees

  10. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, parents, faculty, and staff

  11. Attend weekly Episcopal chapel service and other assemblies

 

Candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, philosophy statement, employment application, background check, and at least five (5) professional references to employment@stannesde.org.  Please use the following format for naming your electronic files:  Lastname_Firstname_Resume. References will not be contacted without applicant approval.  

Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree preferred

Other:

  • Candidates will embrace the school’s mission as well as educational and discipline philosophies; candidates must be willing to work in a team environment and be positive, inspirational, and family-centered.

  • Candidates will have strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of people in a diverse community.

  • Candidates will have strong organizational and effective time-management skills.

  • Candidates will be willing to coach one season of athletics or lead another MS student group

Physical Requirements: Regularly sit, turn, bend, reach, stand, walk, talk, hear, and interact with campus visitors as well as with others. Must have the ability to understand and present materials and communicate with constituents and co-workers in a harmonious manner. Must be able to lift 25lbs.