Math Teacher, Middle School (Long-Term Substitute)
Location: Encino, California
Type: Full Time
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
Salary: Competitive Salary Offered
Westmark School is seeking an experienced 6th grade mathematics long term substitute teacher from October 25, 2021 to March, 2022.
Our ideal candidate will possess a passion for teaching students, with language-based learning differences. In accordance with Westmark’s School’s mission, the successful candidate will be able to differentiate and implement instruction for a wide-range of learners while capitalizing on student’s strengths.
Teaches middle school mathematics classes to students with learning differences;
Plans and implements programs using evidence-based mathematics curriculum and instructional strategies;
Applies diagnostic and prescriptive data-informed instruction by using informal and formal assessment data;
Communicates and collaborates with team members including teachers, Advisors, Division Director, Instructional Coach, parents and outside professionals, as needed;
Works collaboratively with team members to develop individualized student intervention plans;
Submits weekly lesson plans;
Integrates technology into the curriculum;
Maintains class PowerSchool pages and updates PowerSchool gradebook weekly;
Creates a classroom culture that encourages students to actively participate in their own learning;
Integrates inclusive teaching practices related to diversity, equity, and multiculturalism;
Engage and support students of varied identities, abilities, cultures, experiences, and beliefs;
Uses positive behavior management systems that are empowering and effective with students with language-based learning differences;
Models professional and ethical standards when interacting with students, parents, peers, and the community; and
Additional duties, as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in mathematics and/or special education, Teaching Credential Preferred
Strong desire to teach students with language-based learning differences
Knowledge of multi-sensory teaching methodologies
Experience with technology, specifically iPads, IOS.05x Platforms, Google Suite, and SMART Technologies
Excellent communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills
Strong organization and time-management skills
Demonstrates a commitment to develop professionally by learning new programs and methodologies.
Westmark School is a creative and supportive college preparatory school dedicated to educating, empowering and celebrating students with distinct learning styles, providing the tools necessary to achieve successful and fulfilling futures.
Located in Encino, CA, Westmark offers competitive salaries and comprehensive employee benefits. We seek talented professionals committed to excellence.