Cheshire Academy seeks a full-time Math teacher for the upcoming 2018-19 academic year.
The primary classroom responsibility is to teach levels of mathematics that may range from Algebra 1 to AP Statistics or AP Calculus. In addition to a traditional college prep math curriculum, Cheshire Academy offers three levels of IB math as part of the International Baccalaureate diploma program, as well as a number of Computer Science offerings within the math department. Interest in or experience with teaching computer science or IB math is therefore a plus. At this time, we are seeking candidates who are able to effectively teach all levels, including the highest level course offerings in our department, which include IB Math Higher Level and Advanced Topics in Math (a course that follows AP Calculus).
Other responsibilities include:
Coaching and/or leading extra-curricular activities;
Weekend team responsibilities;
Residential/dormitory duties (if you are a residential faculty member);
Must have a valid driver’s license with the ability to obtain an CT “A” endorsement for purposes of transporting students.
Salary and benefits are competitive. Candidate must be able to pass a criminal background check. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and the names of three professional references to Kristin Welage, Director of Human Resources at email@example.com
A degree in mathematics that includes course work in multivariable calculus, linear algebra and statistics is preferred. Proven experience teaching various levels of high school math using innovative approaches and integrating technology is also preferred. Applicants must be energetic, passionate educators who embrace their participation in the entire boarding school experience.
About Cheshire Academy
Founded in 1794, Cheshire Academy is a co-educational college preparatory boarding and day school serving students in grades 9-PG. Our student body, comprised of approximately 400 students from over thirty countries and fifteen states, has the opportunity to pursue the International Baccalaureate Diploma in grades 11 and 12. We challenge our students to maximize their potential by developing the confidence, character, and critical thinking skills that enable them to thrive as global citizens.
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