Compass High School is seeking a Math teacher to join our faculty in August for the 2019-2020 school year. Compass specializes in the education of students with learning differences. Compass is a small school with a high level of teamwork and collaboration among its faculty. Parents are involved and supportive.
The successful candidate will be able to teach high school math (e.g. Pre-Algebra, using the Math-180 program, Algebra 1, Geometry, and Algebra 2) to students who range from talented math students to students who have mathematics disorders and/or learning disabilities in reading and written language. Experience and proficiency in math remediation is necessary. We are looking for a teacher who is creative, who uses multi-sensory teaching techniques, and who provides a structured classroom environment. A California special education teaching credential or progress towards one is preferred, as well as competency in the area of mathematics. Experience teaching students with special needs is required.
Compass High School is a nonprofit private school for students from diverse cultural and economic backgrounds who have learning differences. The mission of Compass High School is to provide a supportive, individualized, college preparatory program to help students develop their full academic potential. We focus on learning strategies, social competence, and self-advocacy to give students the knowledge and self-confidence they need to succeed.
Characteristics of Compass High School:
Motivated students in grades 8-12
A dedicated faculty who believe that all students learn differently and who consistently differentiate their teaching style to meet individuals’ needs
Small classes, ranging from 4 to 10 students
Strong collaboration with families
A school climate where all students are valued and nurtured
A college preparatory curriculum
To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to email@example.com. Please write “Math Teacher” in the subject of your email.
Or mail to:
Compass High School
2040 Pioneer Court
San Mateo, CA. 94403
About Compass High School
Compass High School provides a multifaceted educational program for students with learning differences. Our supportive, individualized approach not only includes a college preparatory program, but also offers students and their families integrated services and support. We help students develop their full academic potential, critical learning strategies, social competence and self-advocacy so Compass High School graduates will have the knowledge and confidence they need to succeed.