Full-Time Math Teacher (Long-Term Temporary Position)
Are you passionate about sharing mathematical knowledge with eager young minds? Are you inspired by the chance to be an∫ part of an innovative educational community?
We are looking for individuals who excel at flexible and creative thinking; who see themselves as learners rather than lecturers; who have excellent content mastery as well as solid teaching experience; who are enthusiastic, highly motivated, committed, and eager to join a community that is passionate about supporting gifted children.
You will be expected to teach small classes of no more than 8 students in grades 4-10 while fostering an effective, engaged, student-centered learning environment. Opportunities for growth and leadership are significant as the school continues to expand in the coming years.
YOU MUST HAVE:
Mastery of math curricula up to Algebra I.
A Pennsylvania teaching certificate, or private academic certification, in secondary mathematics (may be in process).
Up-to-date (less than 1 year old) clearances prior to beginning work, including Federal Criminal History, PA State Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance, Mandated Reporter training, TB test, Act 168, and any additional required clearances.
Awareness of the social-emotional needs of gifted children.
The ability to clearly articulate evaluations and opportunities for our students and school in both written and spoken communication.
IT WOULD BE AWESOME IF:
You have mastery of math curricula up to Calculus.
You have an advanced degree in education.
You have experience working with gifted children.
You dream in differential topology.
The expression for the volume of a thick crust pizza with a height of “a” and radius of “z,” makes you smile.
The Grayson School is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Grayson does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, age, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.
About The Grayson School
The Grayson School is Pennsylvania's only independent non-profit school offering an accelerated academic program created specifically for gifted learners. Our innovative, research-based curriculum provides challenging academics, project-based learning, and individualized pacing in a safe and nurturing environment.