The Ellis School, the only pre-K to grade 12 independent all-girls day school in Pittsburgh, PA, is seeking a full-time Upper School Mathematics instructor beginning in August, 2019. Responsibilities include teaching five sections of high school mathematics and advising eight to ten students.
Undergraduate studies in mathematics or a related field is required. Ideal candidates will have a minimum of 3-5 years of teaching experience and the ability to teach a wide range of mathematics courses including Statistics and Advanced Placement Calculus. They will possess a commitment to using innovative pedagogical practices and technology to enhance instruction, as well as enthusiasm about all-girls education. In addition, preference will be given to candidates with a demonstrated enthusiasm for working with and teaching adolescents, a strong sense of school community and teamwork, and excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills. The Ellis School is committed to an inclusive program, and candidates with a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion are especially encouraged to apply.
Candidates should submit aletter of application, resume, transcripts, and the names and contact information of three professional references to Wendy Wu, HR/Accounting Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org. Preference will be given to applications received by April 2.
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The Ellis School does not discriminate on the basis of age, ethnicity, sex, national origin, race, religion, or sexual orientation in employment.
About The Ellis School
The Ellis School, founded in 1916, prepares, empowers, and inspires each and every girl age 3 to grade 12 through an excellent education in an all-girls environment. Ellis is Pittsburgh’s only independent school for girls. The single-sex environment maximizes girls’ intellectual, physical, emotional, and social growth. Girls are empowered to take risks, work collaboratively, ask questions, and pursue their dreams. Our vision is to be a leading school for girls, providing an excellent education for every student and continuing to innovate so each girl thrives in school and excels in life. With small class sizes averaging just 14 students, the Ellis experience is personal and fulfilling. For more information, visit www.TheEllisSchool.org.