Cheshire Academy seeks a full-time Math teacher for the upcoming 2021/2022 academic year.
A degree in mathematics that includes course work in multivariable calculus and linear algebra is preferred. Proven experience teaching various levels of high school math using innovative approaches and integrating technology is also preferred. Applicants must be energetic, passionate educators who embrace their participation in the entire boarding school experience.
The primary classroom responsibility is to teach five sections of mathematics courses. Math courses may range from beginning algebra to upper level statistics and calculus, depending on interest, expertise, and need. This year in particular we are seeking to fill a higher level math teaching position. In addition to an integrated college prep math curriculum, Cheshire Academy offers three levels of IB mathematics as part of the International Baccalaureate diploma programme. Experience with the IB diploma programme is strongly preferred.
Other responsibilities include:
Coaching and/or leading extra-curricular activities;
Weekend team responsibilities;
Residential/dormitory duties (if you are a residential faculty member);
Must have a valid driver’s license with the ability to obtain an CT “A” endorsement for purposes of transporting students.
At Cheshire Academy, it is expected that teaching faculty participate in 2 of 3 afternoon coaching seasons. The coaching positions we have available are:
Head Boys Baseball
Head Girls Lacrosse
Head Girls Basketball
Head Girls Volleyball
Head Cross Country
Assistant Girls Basketball
Assistant Girls Soccer
Technical Theater Assistant
Please indicate coaching interest when applying.
School provided housing is not guaranteed for the 2021-22 academic year.
Employment Diversity Statement Cheshire Academy is an internationally minded college-preparatory school with a diverse student body representing over 31 different countries. We are fully committed to hiring and retaining faculty and staff that reflect the diversity of our student body. Candidates should demonstrate dedication to promoting diversity, equity, inclusion, and social justice within our community. We encourage candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply.
Nondiscrimination Policy Cheshire Academy, as an equal opportunity employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination. Cheshire Academy is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
About Cheshire Academy
Founded in 1794, Cheshire Academy is a co-educational college preparatory boarding and day school serving students in grades 9-PG. Our student body, comprised of approximately 344 students from over thirty countries and nineteen states, has the opportunity to pursue the International Baccalaureate Diploma in grades 11 and 12. We challenge our students to maximize their potential by developing the confidence, character, and critical thinking skills that enable them to thrive as global citizens.