2020-2021 School Year
Description: Within the curricular program at Nazareth Prep, our goal is to innovate through personalized learning, engage students through community partnerships and the Corporate Work Study Program and inspire them though active learning and inquiry to develop empowered leaders prepared for life and work. The Mathematics teacher will be a part of a team that will aim to develop engaged and knowledgeable citizens, prepared to address complex life questions using literary, historical, cultural, and social scientific evidence through writing, discussion, use of technology, and community engagement. Students who complete the Mathematics curriculum at the proficient level should be fully prepared for future academic work at the college level in the disciplines of science, technology, engineering and math. The mathematics teacher will team-teach a blended learning-based curriculum that integrates Mathematics and focuses on depth over breadth. The mathematics teacher will develop a curricular program that uses a mix of essential questions; project based active learning and educational technologies. The mathematics program will build skills in computational thinking, problem solving and collaboration with the goal of building a deep understanding of mathematical literacy. We are seeking individuals who are innovative and creative.
Candidate must have a bachelor's degree in mathematics, education or another closely related area of mathematics and 2-3 years of teaching experience is required. Some background in team-teaching is preferred. Desirable candidates will have a demonstrated enthusiasm for working with and teaching adolescents, a strong sense of school community and teamwork, excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills, and knowledge of educational technologies. The preferred candidate is flexible in both routine and unexpected situations within a school modeling innovation and iterative thinking to its students. Faculty members must support the goals of Catholic education and the mission of Nazareth Prep. All candidates must have current Act 33, 34 and education FBI clearances. Nazareth Prep is a religious organization which operates to promote the teachings, beliefs and values of the Catholic Church, and therefore, their employment practices will take into consideration the provision of 42 U.S.C. Section 2000e-1(a) of Title VII and the ministerial exemption applicable to religious organizations. EOE
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Posting ID: 559155491Posted: 2020-08-14