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



  • 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.


How to Apply

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

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