Employment

Middle School Math Teaching Fellow

MIDDLE SCHOOL MATH TEACHING FELLOW
Full-time position to begin August 2019
 
Overview
Our two-year Fellows program provides mentorship and training for aspiring teachers with a passion for working with middle-school-aged children.

Responsibilities
  • Co-teach three sections of Grade 5 math and one section of Grade 6 or 7 math
  • Work closely with a mentor on lesson planning and pedagogy
  • Serve as Grade 5 homeroom teacher and participate in planning
  • Serve on planning teams
  • Participate in department-wide initiatives and professional development
  • Opportunity to as an advisor for clubs or other groups of interest
Qualifications
  • Finds joy in working with children and in school life
  • Approaches work with optimism, energy, kindness, and a sense of humor
  • Demonstrates cultural competency and skills engaging with and learning from people with diverse backgrounds and experiences
  • Supports Spence’s commitment to equity
  • Demonstrated interest in working with children ages 10 to 14
  • Bachelor’s degree in mathematics or related field of study
  • The disposition toward learning from and with colleagues about teaching practice
Spence is committed to an equitable program and a diverse faculty and student body. We therefore actively seek candidates from diverse backgrounds. 

Applicants should email cover letter and resume as a single file in PDF format—please include the applicant’s name in the file name—to msmathfellow@spenceschool.org (no faxes or phone calls, please).
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