York School, an independent college preparatory school in Monterey, CA, with a student body of approximately 200 students in grades 8-12, is seeking a part-time teacher for two sections of Algebra II for the 2021-22 school year.
Specific teaching responsibilities include two sections of Algebra II. The teacher will join a congenial and collegial Math/Science Department consisting of six faculty members, while being supervised and supported by the Department Chair and the Director of Teaching and Learning. In addition, the teacher will collaborate with and be supported by a departmental colleague who will teach a third section of Algebra II.
Other responsibilities include:
providing academic support for students outside of class time during tutorials;
collaborating and participating actively in the work of the department on best practices and innovative curriculum development, pedagogy, and assessment;
attending department and faculty meetings as scheduled.
Founded in 1959, located on scenic hillside terrain in California’s Monterey Bay area, York School is a college preparatory, coeducational, independent day school for grades 8-12. York is an intentionally small school with a rigorous academic program, exceptional faculty, and a distinctive campus culture. Over 75% of York’s faculty hold advanced degrees, and the average class size is 15. www.york.org
Interested and qualified applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to Dr. Jeff Hanna, Math/Science Department Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please no phone inquiries. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.Expected start date: August 1, 2021.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY STATEMENT
York School provides equal opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion (including religious dress and religious grooming), gender, gender identity (defined as each person’s internal understanding of their gender), gender expression (a person’s genderrelated appearance or behavior, whether or not stereotypically associated with the person’s sex assigned at birth), sexual orientation, national and (or) ethnic origin, citizenship, ancestry, age, marital status, registered domestic partner status, military or veteran status, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition, sex (including pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions) genetic information or characteristics, or any other characteristic protected by federal or state law or local ordinance.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Successful candidates will possess the following:
Bachelor’s degree, preferably in math or related field.
Prior teaching experience, preferably at the secondary level.
A passion for teaching and interacting with high school level students, in and outside of the classroom.
A willingness to explore new methodologies and technologies for instruction.
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
Computer literacy and proficiency, experience with technology in the classroom, and ability to effectively utilize a learning management system.
Comfort with and ability to support and reach a broad range of learners;
Ability to adapt and work in a highly productive work environment that values academic rigor, innovation, and creativity.
About York School
Founded in 1959, located on scenic hillside terrain in California’s Monterey Bay area, York School is a college preparatory, coeducational, independent day school for grades 8-12. York is an intentionally small school with a rigorous academic program, exceptional faculty, and a distinctive campus culture. 76% of York’s faculty hold advanced degrees and the average class size is 15. www.york.org