Roycemore School seeks a Middle School Math and Science teacher for the 2020-2021 school year. Now in its 104th year, Roycemore is a highly regarded, co-educational independent school for students from 3 years old through 12th grade. Located in Evanston, Illinois, on the north side of Chicago, Roycemore enjoys a long-standing relationship with Northwestern University including the Northwestern option, where high school students can choose to take college courses at the University as dual-enrolled students for no additional charge.
Our mission is to inspire and nurture excellence and prepare each student for success in higher education and in a dynamic and complex world.
We are currently seeking an experienced Middle School Math and Science Teacher for the 2020-2021 school year.
Prepares course materials such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts
Maintains student attendance records, grades, and other required records
Evaluates and grades students’ class work, assignments, and papers
Creates and teaches middle and high school level courses
Compiles, administers, and grades examinations
Plans, evaluates, and revises curricula, course content and course materials and methods of instruction, at times developing courses that are brand new to the school
Uses effective class management techniques to ensure effective learning.
Sponsors a student club and/or coaches an athletic team
Serves as an adviser to 10-14 students, guiding them in academic, extracurricular, social and personal development and acting as primary liaison to parents/ guardians
Maintains expertise in subject matter through professional development
Performs other duties as assigned by the Middle School Head
Roycemore is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities
For best consideration please email or send cover letter and resume with three references to
Adrianne Finley Odell by April 15, 2020:
Head of School and Interim Middle School Head
1200 Davis St.
Evanston, IL 60201
Bachelor’s degree in subject area required; a Master’s degree preferred
A minimum of three years teaching experience at the middle and/or high school level, preferably in an independent school environment
Exact classes taught will vary from year to year and could include: various middle school mathematics, middle school science, and various upper school math including Algebra and Computer Science
Excellence in classroom management techniques
Enthusiasm for professional development
Ability to work with the mathematics and science departments to assess which courses are most needed and adapt teaching to meet the needs of the school
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Ability to interface and communicate effectively with students, parents and other staff members
Experience with G-Suite (Google Apps) for Education (preferred)
Strong passion for teaching & commitment to student learning & development
Committed to curriculum design and growth
Enthusiasm for embracing the independent school model of mentoring, advising and supporting students outside the classroom
Embraces authentic assessment, innovative pedagogies, and project-based learning
Comfortable using online texts, iPads, student information system, and other computer systems
Able to use basic office equipment
About Roycemore School
Roycemore School is a college preparatory, co-educational day school located in Evanston, IL which serves roughly 220 students ranging from Pre-Kindergarten (age 3) through Grade 12. Our mission is to inspire and nurture excellence and prepare each student for success in higher education and in a dynamic and complex world. Read more at www.RoycemoreSchool.org.