We are looking for a candidate who will join with enthusiasm and creativity a small but committed group of fellow teachers still in the process of creating curriculum for and building the new all boys’ upper school division at Annie Wright. The Upper School for Boys (USB) in 2020-2021 will be in its fourth year and will, for the first time, have a full complement of four classes of boys, Grades 9 – 12.
Specifically, the Upper School for Math teacher will:
Teach four classes of mathematics at various levels, and lead an after-school activity predicated on student choice and teacher interest. Experience and interest in computer science would be helpful
Collaborate with members of the science and math departments and the division as a whole as teachers and administrators continue to build and refine program and curriculum
Communicate effectively with parents informally as needed and formally through consistent recording of grades and comments in an electronic gradebook and in narrative reports at the quarter and semester
Serve as an academic advisor for a small group of students and monitor tutorial periods as scheduled throughout the week
Participate actively in the life of a day/boarding independent school, including attendance at games, concerts and plays and some evening and weekend events throughout the academic year
Engage fully in professional responsibilities of a preschool through twelfth grade community, including attending meetings, professional development opportunities, and serving on committees, as called
The USB Math Teacher:
Holds a BA in mathematics or related degree;
Preferably, holds an MA degree;
Has experience teaching high school mathematics, and demonstrates ability to teach multiple courses;
Has experience working in an independent school;
Is familiar with the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme;
Demonstrates excellent oral and written communication skills;
Demonstrates enthusiasm for working with high school boys and for the subject, and familiarity with trends in education;
And is eligible to work in the United States.
Annie Wright Schools remain firmly committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. Annie Wright shall hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment related decisions without regard to an employee’s race, color, creed, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. Applicants of diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
To apply, email a resume, email and telephone contact information for 3-5 professional references, and a cover letter, all in PDF format, to Ms. Erin Gann, Executive Assistant to the Head of Schools, at email@example.com. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Additional Salary Information: Salary & benefits
Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.
About Annie Wright Schools
Tradition meets innovation at Annie Wright Schools, where we honor our rich history and traditions, embrace the present, and continue always to move forward. Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for boys and girls offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12, welcoming students from around the world. We are proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School, delivering IB programs in every division.
Annie Wright’s strong community cultivates individual learners to become well-educated, creative and responsible citizens for a global society.