Sacred Heart Greenwich provides an empowering learning environment for girls and young women from kindergarten through twelfth grade to prepare them to become confident, intelligent and compassionate global leaders. The school offers a coed program for young children at the Barat Center for Early Childhood Education. Our students carry on the Sacred Heart tradition of academic excellence and development of the mind, body and spirit on our beautiful 110-acre campus in Greenwich, Connecticut. We are currently seeking an Upper School Mathematics Teacher for our 2020-2021 school year.
Position: Upper School Mathematics Teacher Reports to: Head of Upper School FLSA Status: Exempt
The Upper School Mathematics teacher is responsible for providing a stimulating and developmentally appropriate educational environment that is in accordance with the Goals and Criteria of a Sacred Heart education and the philosophy that implements it. This philosophy includes providing children opportunities to develop spiritual, cognitive, social, emotional, and physical skills. Sacred Heart Greenwich is a 1:1 laptop school and values the effective integration of technology into the learning process through enhanced collaboration, exploration, and creativity.
Teach a combination of classes that may include AP level and non-AP level mathematics courses
Organize and provide developmentally appropriate educational programs and instruction; plan and implement curriculum and differentiated instruction for Upper School students
Provide activities and opportunities that encourage curiosity, exploration, and problem-solving appropriate to the developmental levels and learning styles of students
Design and implement a supportive and caring classroom environment in which students can learn and interact positively with one another; oversee instruction and authentic assessment; supervise students in the classroom
Interact with parents; maintain open and cooperative communication with parents and families and encourage their involvement
Participate regularly in Upper School division and departmental meetings and perform various faculty supervisory duties
Candidates should have a master’s degree in Mathematics, Computer Science or a related field and 2+ years of experience teaching the aforementioned courses to Upper School students. A strong candidate should also have knowledge of contemporary programming languages and be motivated to help advance our computer science curriculum. Preference will be given to candidates with a proven track record of teaching mathematics classes and computer science classes.
As members of the international network of Sacred Heart schools, we are committed to attracting and retaining faculty with a passion for teaching who demonstrate an active faith, practice a deep respect for intellectual values, promote social awareness, build community, and value personal growth and responsibility. We seek faculty who are committed to all-girl education and who will draw upon current research to maximize student learning. Sacred Heart Greenwich is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes candidates who will enhance the cultural diversity of our community.
To Apply: Interested candidates must complete the on-line application on our website: http://www.applitrack.com/cshgreenwich/onlineapp/
About Sacred Heart Greenwich
Sacred Heart Greenwich provides an empowering learning environment for girls and young women from kindergarten through twelfth grade to prepare them to become confident, intelligent and compassionate global leaders. The school offers a coed program for young children at the Barat Center for Early Childhood Education.
Located on a beautiful 110-acre campus at 1177 King Street, in Greenwich, Connecticut, Sacred Heart is an all-girls’ Catholic, independent college-preparatory day school that offers a rigorous academic program which challenges students to take on a variety of leadership roles on campus and beyond.
Sacred Heart offers a global educational experience that encourages girls and young women to develop, practice and showcase their own style of leadership with confidence. The school’s focus on inter-nationality includes an exchange program, which begins in the Middle School with visits to Sacred Heart schools located in the United States and Canada. It expands in sophomore year of high school with educational trips to our schools in Australia, Austria, England, France, Ireland, Italy, Latin America, Spain, and Taiwan.