The Middle School Mathematics Teacher is a full-time teacher and member of the Mathematics Department, reporting to the Department Chair. Primary responsibilities include: teaching four mathematics sections per year, serving as a co-student advisor, managing and engaging with students during Lishma (subject specific study hall) and collaborating on school-wide programming as necessary and appropriate.
Monitor the progress of each student for mastery of course content, and provide intervention or differentiation when necessary and appropriate.
Ensure relevancy by connecting course content to other academic domains and authentically exploring the relationship between course content, the Milken Community Schools’ mission, and the Portrait of the Graduate.
Utilize collaborative and individual learning opportunities that support student growth.
Design lessons that are well-sequenced in terms of content and developmental appropriateness.
Develop learning experiences where inquiry, curiosity, and exploration are valued.
Create a learning environment where students feel safe and welcomed.
Place a strong emphasis on learning, and the important natural role mistakes play in learning
Demonstrate situational adaptability that balances the needs of social teens, the needs of the lesson, and teachable moments.
Engage with students outside the classroom through office hours, extracurricular activities, clubs, and school-wide programming.
Pursue ongoing professional development.
Other duties as assigned.
Interested candidates, please send a cover letter and resume to: Beau Lindsay, Assistant Principal, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field required; master’s degree preferred.
Previous teaching experience required; at the middle-school level preferred.
About Milken Community Schools
Milken Community High School is the largest community, Jewish day school in the United States. On the foundation of the highest academic standards and Jewish ethical and spiritual values, Milken Community High School develops students with sharp minds, generous hearts and kind souls. We value each
member of our pluralistic community while we foster a deep connection to Israel, a lifelong dedication to the Jewish people and a passionate commitment to the service of humanity and the perfection of God's world.