Long-Term Substitute Upper School Math Teacher (Honors Geometry + Pre-Calculus)
Location: Worcester, Massachusetts
Type: Part Time
Preferred Education: 4 Year Degree
4 Year Degree
Worcester Academy seeks applicants for the position of Long-Term Substitute Math Teacher in our Upper School. Coverage is needed from August 22, 2022 - November 14, 2022. The Substitute Teacher will be needed to help to maintain an organized, efficient, and productive work environment in four class sections for our students in the absence of their regular teacher who will be on parental leave. We seek candidates who are eager to engage students with patience, enthusiasm, and a sense of humor.
This position will pay a competitive daily rate. This position is not eligible for benefits.
Daily classroom instruction, including planning and teaching a challenging course of study in a developmentally appropriate manner with experience in differentiating instruction
Provide regular and timely feedback to students about the trajectory of their learning
Ongoing communication with colleagues and families
Advise and mentor a group of students
A Bachelor's degree and preferably a teaching certificate in Mathematics
The ability to passionately and effectively teach Upper School Mathematics
The ability to serve as an advisor and mentor to Upper School students
A strong and sincere commitment to professional development both in pedagogy and content area
Multicultural curriculum development and culturally responsive teaching experience are preferred
Strong interpersonal and cultural competency skills when working with students, parents, faculty, and school leadership
High standards and high expectations for students
Commitment to being a positive and contributing member of the professional community
A love of children, a passionate commitment to Mathematics, and a desire to work with all types of learners
Extraordinary communication and presentation skills
A proficiency in the use of technology
A desire to work in a highly collaborative environment
HOW TO APPLY
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and current resume detailing their interest in the position and specific evidence of their qualifications to Doug Poskitt, Associate Head of School, at email@example.com with “Long-Term Substitute Math Teacher” in the subject line.
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