Mayfield Junior School is seeking a Middle School Math Teacher who will be part of a high-functioning middle school math department which meets weekly and collaborates on planning, instructional practices, student support, and assessment creation. As with any teacher at Mayfield Junior School, there is an expectation that this person will be open to peer feedback, creative discussion, and child-centered in their approach.
The Middle School Math Teacher will also be an advisor to a group of approximately 15 students and as such, will be the first point of contact for both those students and their parents. The Middle School Math Teacher should be ready to chaperone class trips, take on typical day-to-day duties such as lunch and carpool duties, and engage fully in all school or division wide events/experiences that develop the whole child.
The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a desire to meaningfully integrate technology into the classroom; employ a variety of teaching methods to engage different learning styles and ability levels in the classroom; and create a learning environment that is motivating and age appropriate. The Middle School Math Teacher also demonstrates a willingness to learn, grow, and improve as a teacher.
Bachelor’s degree is required. A Master’s degree and three years prior teaching experience is preferred. Candidates must have excellent writing, interpersonal, and organizational skills, and the ability to work with independence in dealing with the diverse elements of the academic environment.