Maumee Valley Country Day School Position Opening: Upper School Math Teacher, Fall 2022
Type: Full-time Faculty Start Date: August 2022
Upper School Math Teacher
A Maumee Valley teacher is a guide who orchestrates learning for students in ways that are engaging, challenging, and relevant. The successful candidate is a resourceful teacher who utilizes a range of pedagogical techniques in order to reach all learners and forge strong relationships with students and families.
This position reports to the Head of Upper School and collaborates closely with the Upper School Math Department and Student Support Team. As a full-time employee, the position offers all benefits afforded to full-time staff.
Key Responsibilities and Duties:
teach 4 sections of high school level math including Accelerated/AP level classes
manage a student load of between 60 and 80 students
nurture and support an advisee group of between 10 and 15 students
participate in the life of the school by attending athletics, arts, fundraising, and other school events
participate on committees and task forces as needed
sponsor student clubs and activities as needed
lead/co-teach Intensives (two out of three per year)
support the school vision, mission, and DEI work
Skills and Competencies:
STEM experience or experience/interest in developing experiential projects
possess an interactive approach to teaching
ability to collaborate within and between departments
ideally, have experience with differentiated instruction
ideally, have experience developing UBD units
be creative and have ideas for developing Intensive math units or courses
be adept at teaching with graphing calculators and familiar with other technologies
be enthusiastic about teaching math and pursuing professional development
Experience teaching upper-level math classes
Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field
All Maumee Valley employees and volunteers must agree to a comprehensive background check.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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Any employee who believes they have been discriminated against may discuss this with their supervisor or the Head of School.
At Maumee Valley Country Day School, children dream, explore, and cultivate their passions and strengths. Our faculty and staff do the same. We are more than a school and more than a group of people—we are a community of lifelong learners who inspire joy. As the only PK-12 independent school in northwest Ohio, we support an accomplished and diverse student body within a progressive academic program.
Maumee Valley Country Day School's mission is to cultivate an inclusive community of intellectual excellence where learners creatively explore their passions and boldly inspire positive change in the world.
To provide an education that is personal, experiential, and global
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