MIDDLE SCHOOL MATH TEACHER | part time 

We are seeking a talented part time Math teacher to join our middle school teaching team who will lead 1 middle school class a week, from 10:05am-11:05am, four days a week.

 

Qualification Requirements

  • A passion for working with young people

  • An openness to professional development and continuous learning

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • A pleasant approach to work and, ideally, a sense of humor

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Bachelor’s or graduate degree in English literature or related field

  • A minimum of 3-5 years teaching experience

  • Proficient technology skills including, but not limited to, Microsoft Office

 

Responsibilities

  • Teach middle school math

  • Collaborate with teams to design and implement an interdisciplinary, thematic-based, experiential curriculum

  • Use the Harkness Method to teach

  • Lead an advisory group

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Overtly support and act in accordance with the school’s mission and values

  • Demonstrate appropriate planning and preparation for instruction

  • Develop and maintain a classroom atmosphere centered on intellectual inquiry and student engagement.

  • Foster classroom community through inclusionary, compassionate, and supportive practices

  • Uphold professional standards of personal presentation, punctuality, professional courtesy, and discretion

  • Appropriately carry out specific responsibilities as designated by the division (eg. duties)

  • Honor the confidentiality of school and student information

  • Communicate effectively with students, families, and colleagues

  • Engage in self-reflection and professional development through goal setting, PD opportunities, and ongoing dialog with division directors.

 

Other Duties

  • Attendance on field trips and middle Outdoor Education Overnight

  • Support admission work through tours and visitors

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced degree in education and content area a Plus

  • Training in Harkness Method

  • Responsive Classroom Training

Terra Marin’s commitment to diversity and inclusion is central to our mission and our hiring practices. People of color and LGBT candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

$35-$50/session

How to Apply

Please send cover letter and resume to: Wendy Xa, Head of School at wendy@terramarin.org