Oakcrest School is growing! We are looking for a Master Teacher/Math Department Head to evaluate, develop, and implement a long-term plan for our 6th – 12th grade math curriculum and to mentor the faculty of the math department. The successful candidate will be a dynamic educator with a vision and desire to shape a department that meets the needs of Oakcrest, an all-girls college preparatory school with a mission to educate the whole person. The Math Department Head will inspire appreciation for the richness and power of mathematics to guide students in comprehension, analysis, and critical thinking.
Proven success in the classroom with 3-5 years of experience teaching at the Middle or Upper School level;
Bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree in subject preferred;
Experience with curriculum development;
Understanding and appreciation of the liberal arts and all-girls education;
Ability to mentor and coach other teachers and build the department by hiring and retaining excellent teachers
To apply, send a cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, resume, and a list of at least three current references to: firstname.lastname@example.org with “Mathematics Master Teacher” in the subject line of the email.
About Oakcrest School
Oakcrest School in partnership with parents challenges girls in grades 6-12 to develop their intellect, character, faith and leadership potential to succeed in college and throughout their lives.
Oakcrest, an independent school, educates the whole person. Guided by the teachings of the Catholic Church and the spirituality of Opus Dei, we weave together a rich liberal arts curriculum, character development, one-on-one advising and service to create a vibrant environment that graduates confident young women—young women who will make a difference in all they choose to do.
PORTRAIT OF AN OAKCREST GRADUATE
Oakcrest recognizes the vocation of women as trustees of humanity* and provides a culture of freedom and responsibility in which young women thrive. The joy that comes from knowing she is a child of God impels our graduate to positively impact family and society through:
An understanding of faith and a commitment to personal friendship with God
Academic excellence that drives her to pursue lifelong learning
The ability to recognize and articulate truth, and the courage to stand by it
Self-knowledge that informs her growth in virtue
A... love for beauty in the world, and a sense of responsibility to sustain and create it
Leadership and a spirit of collaboration that inspire her to serve
* Saint John Paul II, Apostolic Letter, On the Dignity and Vocation of Women, n. 30