The Academy of Notre Dame de Namur, an independent Catholic school for girls located in Villanova, Pennsylvania, seeks a full-time Mathematics teacher beginning August 15, 2021. The ideal candidate is a dynamic and student-centered individual versed in current trends and emerging ideas in education. This candidate will inspire students to learn mathematics, be enthusiastic about faith-based girls’ education, have a familiarity with instructional technology, and enjoy working within a team setting of shared ideas and constructive feedback. S/he should be passionate about teaching mathematics and be able to relate concepts and principles to students' everyday lives. S/he must be a team player with initiative, good judgment, and solid problem-solving and communication skills.
The Mathematics teacher:
Teaches 6th grade mathematics (Honors and regular) and 7th grade PreAlgebra (Honors and regular)
Creates and delivers engaging math curricula
Exhibits strengths in educational technology
Establishes a culture of positive communication with students, colleagues, and parents; responds to messages and inquiries in a timely manner
Demonstrates comfort and skill engaging diverse learners
Creates an inclusive and equitable classroom/work environment
Maintains a safe, orderly and supportive classroom
A Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics or related subject, Master’s degree preferred
3+ years of middle or upper school teaching
Demonstrated knowledge of subject content, curriculum, and methodology of effective teaching
Skilled in the use of instructional technologies to enhance learning and deliver content
High degree of cultural competency and commitment to girls’ education
About Academy of Notre Dame de Namur
Located just outside Philadelphia, in Villanova, Pennsylvania, the Academy of Notre Dame de Namur is a Catholic, independent, college preparatory school that commits itself to the education of young women in grades 6 through 12 for responsible living in a global society.