Roland Park Country School is looking for a full-time mathematics teacher for the Middle School. Responsibilities associated with the position will include teaching four classes and a running a math study hall every day. The ideal candidate will have a love for mathematics, and an eagerness to share his or her passion with an enthusiastic student body. Our Middle School math curriculum builds on the conceptual foundations developed in the Investigations program in the Lower School. In grades 6 and 7, we continue with a constructivist approach using the Illustrative Math Curriculum. In 8th grade, students begin their exploration of the Philips Exeter problem sets and Harkness-style discussions. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of core mathematical concepts, Algebraic reasoning, and Geometry along with the communication skills to be able to direct an inquiry-based lesson of these concepts. Furthermore, the candidate will be excited to work with early adolescent girls and collaborate with similarly passionate educators to craft the ideal math learning environment for the students.
- BA or higher
- Teaching experience
- Collaborate spirit and growth mindset
- Strong understanding of core mathematical concepts
- Commitment to inquiry-based teaching
- Commitment to culturally competent teaching
About Roland Park Country School
Roland Park Country School, a traditionally all-girls college preparatory school, is dedicated to the intellectual and moral development of its students. We cultivate creativity, independence of thought, tenacity of purpose, self-discipline, and emotional, physical, and spiritual well-being. We maintain high academic standards, uphold tradition, and promote innovation. We nurture a cooperative, resilient spirit within an atmosphere of mutual trust and respect. In a diverse, inclusive, and joyful community, Roland Park Country School strives to instill in its students a lifelong love of learning, as well as the responsibility to look within and beyond themselves to contribute to and serve as stewards and leaders of their communities.
Equal Opportunity Employment Policy
RPCS is an equal opportunity employer. The School is committed to equal employment opportunities in all employment practices and decisions including but not limited to: recruitment, hiring, promotion, training, compensation, and disciplinary action. RPCS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or creed, familial status, pregnancy, childbirth, a medical condition resulting fr...om pregnancy or childbirth, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, physical or mental disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law (“Protected Categories”).