Windward School, a grade 7-12 college-preparatory independent day school in vibrant West Los Angeles, seeks an experienced and innovative educator to join a forward-thinking faculty. Windward teachers and administrative leaders continually seek out effective teaching practices and educational initiatives to help our students and faculty pursue their passions, engage with relevant curriculum, and lead meaningful lives.
Windward’s mission, as a college-preparatory school, is to challenge each student to achieve academic excellence in a nurturing environment. Windward teachers, parents, and administrators work as a team to encourage each student to be responsible, caring, well-informed, ethical, and prepared, and well-balanced young adults.
Our Math Department is looking for a dynamic full-time teacher (5 sections) to join their collaborative team. We teach with a focus on growth mindset and student engagement.
Our current opening is in the Upper School (9th – 12th) with Precalculus and AP Statistics most likely part of the position. The teaching assignment can also change from year to year, including teaching in our Middle School division (7th and 8th), based on the department’s needs and teachers’ strengths.
Technology is integrated extensively throughout our curriculum including TI-Nspire handhelds in Algebra 2/Trig and higher, web-based programs such as Aleks and IXL in many of our Middle School courses, and interactive programs such as Desmos, Kahoot, Edpuzzle, and Socrative.
This is a great chance to be part of a dynamic, close-knit, independent school culture and community!
We offer competitive compensation and benefits, including:
Medical, dental, vision insurance
Paid Holidays, Vacation and Wellness days
Retirement Plan, including up to 6% employer match
School-paid Life and Disability Insurance
Flexible Spending Account Plans
Annual $2,000 FlexCheck
Annual $2,000 Lunch Allowance
Access to Peak Performance Center to promote physical and mental health
If you are interested in finding out more information before applying, please contact the math department chair, Mya Caruso, at email@example.com.
If you are interested in applying for the position, please click Applyto submit your cover letter and resume.
The successful candidate will ideally have 3 – 5 years independent school experience with a Master’s degree in Mathematics and/or Math Education.
About Windward School
Windward School is a dynamic grade 7-12 college-preparatory school in vibrant West Los Angeles. Windward’s mission is to challenges each student to achieve excellence in a nurturing, inclusive community. Windward teachers, parents, and administrators work together to inspire our students to be responsible, caring, well informed, ethical, prepared, and well balanced young adults.
Windward School offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package. For more information, please visit www.windwardschool.org.