Ursuline Academy is a Catholic, independent, college preparatory school for girls grades 7 -12, located in Dedham, MA. We seek an enthusiastic and creative full-time math teacher for the Pre-Algebra through Algebra II curriculum for the 2020-2021 academic year.
Responsibilities: The successful applicant will teach five sections of math in Pre-Algebra, Algebra I, or Algebra II to students in grades 7-9. Candidates are expected to work collaboratively with other grade-level team members and collegially with the Math Department faculty. The successful applicant will be called upon to contribute to the school community by supervising student extra-curricular activities or sports.
Qualifications: Applicants must have a strong background in math education; be skilled at applying innovative approaches in the math classroom and designing individual best-practice learning experiences; and understand how to meet the social, emotional and intellectual needs of highly capable adolescent girls. The ideal candidate is someone who has demonstrated high standards; possesses excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills; and enjoys teaching in a faith-filled school community. The exceptional candidate is excited to foster close teacher-student and teacher-parent relationships, flexibly moves among a variety of instructional techniques and technology to enhance student learning by designing lessons that foster an interactive learning environment. All candidates must possess an undergraduate degree in math or a related discipline (master’s preferred) with at least three years of middle school teaching experience, proficiency with technology, dedication to working cooperatively within the math department to advance curriculum and innovation, and robust interpersonal skills. An optimistic nature, flexible attitude and sense of humor are highly valued.
Please submit a resume, statement of academic philosophy and the names of three references to Christine Henken at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate the position you are applying for in the subject line of the email.
About Ursuline Academy
Ursuline Academy, a private, Catholic college preparatory school for young women in grades 7-12.