Woodlawn School is seeking an experienced full-time middle school math teacher (6th- 8th grade) for the 2020-2021 school year. The ideal candidate is a curious, enthusiastic leader who models lifelong learning, enjoys working with middle school aged students, and is passionate about teaching math and science. We are seeking candidates that enjoy differentiating instruction, and are interested in joining our project-based interdisciplinary team. The school seeks faculty members who are passionate about their respective areas of expertise, eager to collaborate with other teachers across disciplines, committed to ongoing professional development, and willing to contribute their talents and time to extra-curricular student programming and activities.
Founded in 2002, Woodlawn School offers a challenging, project-based academic experience to students in grades kindergarten through twelve. Situated on a scenic, 61-acre campus one mile north of Davidson, North Carolina, the school is easily accessible from Interstate 77 and the surrounding Lake Norman communities. The campus’s administrative center is the historic Woodlawn home, built in 1836 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The school is accredited by both the Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS/AdvancEd).
The successful candidate will have:
*A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in a math discipline, education, or a related field; master’s preferred
*Understanding of the developmental needs of middle school students
*High degree of flexibility
*Interest in service learning and community building
*Three years or more of classroom experience at the upper elementary and/or middle school level in subject area
*Experience in developing math curriculum for upper elementary and/or middle school students
*Excellent written and oral communication skills
*Understanding of independent school culture
About Woodlawn School
Woodlawn School is an independent, non-profit, co-educational K-12 school founded in 2002 and located just north of Davidson, N.C. Woodlawn offers a challenging, integrated academic experience and is committed to its mission to produce independent, lifelong learners who are responsible, contributing members of a diverse, global society. The school currently serves approximately 220 students and is located on a scenic 61-acre campus.