Middle school math teacher: Classroom or intervention

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Details: BxC is unionized and has a salary scale according to the contract between the school and the UFT.

Published

05/24/2018

Start Date

08/20/2018

Application Deadline

07/27/2018

Address

3170 Webster Ave
3rd Floor
Bronx
NY
10467
United States

Description

Our progressive middle school includes:

  • CMP3 curriculum
  • Project work
  • Support from a math coach from Metamorphosis
  • Co-taught, ICT classes
  • Strong structures for collaboration
  • Daily advisory and arts/sports times in small groups

We are seeking teachers who:

  • Believe that children learn best when they are active participants in their own learning
  • Understand that children learn in different ways
  • Believe in and are committed to interdisciplinary, creative, rigorous, experiential, and inquiry based learning
  • Believe in and enjoy creating innovative curriculum that meets the needs and reflects the interests of their students
  • Believe that learning goes beyond the classroom and are interested in taking students out into the community and bringing community resources into the classroom
  • Are eager for opportunities to work collaboratively with colleagues and families

BxC offers:

  • Co-taught classes with 26 students per class
  • A highly collaborative environment where teachers’ voices and opinions really matter
  • Coaches who collaborate closely with classroom teachers to design curriculum and support students
  • Structures for collaboration and professional development supported by the schedule, including grade team meetings, lab sites, 2 hour professional development sessions each week, and regular meetings with co-directors.
  • High levels of staff retention and a unionized staff

Qualifications for Teachers:

  • Understanding of and commitment to the mission, goals, and philosophy of BxC
  • Experience and demonstrated success in working with children
  • Commitment to continuous improvement and learning through professional development
  • Demonstrated expertise in the subjects taught
  • Hold or are working towards New York State certification

Preferred:

Special education or ESL certification or experience

  • Proficiency in another language

Benefits

Health, dental, life insurance, one-to-one match of up to 5% of salary into a 401K

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

hiring@bronxcommunity.org

Interested candidates should send a resume and thoughtful cover letter to co-directors Martha Andrews and Sasha Wilson at hiring@bronxcommunity.org.


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