Moses Brown is a 236-year old co-educational independent day school enrolling 750 students nursery through twelfth grade. A Friends school, MB exists to inspire children to reach their full intellectual and spiritual potential. We engage students in a rich academic curriculum, a broad offering of arts and athletics, and a daily life rooted in the Quaker values of community, equality, and service. We affirm the Quaker belief that there is an inner light in each person that is worthy of dignity and respect. We consider simplicity, integrity, group wisdom, and respect for differences to be paramount in helping students of all faiths and backgrounds discover their identity and mission in the world. In its hiring practices, Moses Brown does not discriminate, and seeks to maximize the diversity of the school, in terms of class, gender, ethnicity, race, religion, sexual orientation, abilities/disabilities, and language.
Responsibilities: Moses Brown seeks a full-time math teacher to fill a one-year position for the school year 2020-2021. The successful applicant will teach 4 sections of math that may range from entry level to the Advanced Placement level. Working collaboratively with other members of the math department is important to our school culture. All full-time teachers also supervise co-curricular activities after school for 2 of the 3 seasons of the academic year.
To note: Currently, Moses Brown School is planning for a return to campus for fall classes. But, like all schools, the ongoing pandemic has created some uncertainty in terms of both enrollment and educational delivery models. We are proceeding with searches to fill a number of vacant positions for next year and will follow our search process as fully as we can; we look forward to meeting you. Given the uncertainties, however, we want all candidates to know that we will likely not finalize any new hires until early July. We anticipate having enough information at that time to finalize our staffing needs for the fall.
Qualifications: Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from a four-year accredited institution. Two to five years of teaching experience is preferred, although not a requirement for application. Master’s degree or beyond is desirable. We seek candidates who are passionate about their desire to teach, advise, and learn from high school students, and candidates who are eager to embrace and forward the Quaker mission of the school. We welcome applications from candidates with experience teaching in a distance learning format, or with experience designing education for a digital platform. We welcome applications that show experience teaching any of the following: AP Computer Science Principles, AP Calculus BC, and/or AP Statistics.
This position is full-time for the 2020-2021 school year only.
Compensation: Compensation is competitive and based on education and number of years of experience. The school offers a competitive package of benefits to its faculty and staff, including vacation, sick and personal days, health insurance, retirement plan, and substantial tuition remission toward enrollment at MB.
To apply: Please submit a resume, cover letter that serves as a statement of interest, and the names and contact information for 3 references to firstname.lastname@example.org. It is very important that you indicate USMATH in the subject line of the email. Once we have read and discussed applications, we will be in touch with select candidates to arrange interviews.
Internal Number: USMATH
About Moses Brown School
Moses Brown School is a co-educational independent day school for nursery through twelfth grade. Moses Brown, a Friends school, exists to inspire students to reach their fullest intellectual and spiritual potential. We engage students in a rich academic curriculum, a broad offering of arts and athletics, and a daily life strongly rooted in the Quaker values of community, equality, and service. We affirm the Quaker belief that there is an inner light in each person which influences our decision making and leads us to the truths we seek. We consider virtues of simplicity, integrity, group wisdom, and respect for differences paramount to helping students of all faiths and backgrounds discover their missions in the world.
In its hiring practices, Moses Brown deliberately seeks to maximize the diversity of the school (in terms of class, gender, ethnicity, race, religion, sexual orientation, abilities/disabilities, and language).