Middle School Math Teacher

Job Type

Full Time
Contract

Salary

Details: TBD

Published

10/04/2018

Address

36-12 35th Avenue
Queens
New York
11106
United States

Description

OWNCS G7-G8 MATH TEACHER


Responsibilities:

The middle school math teacher will develop and teach engaging lessons that follow the rigorous, Common Core aligned Ascend curriculum and provide individual or small group instruction for students who require additional academic support. Additionally, the middle school math teacher will:

  • Differentiate small group instruction for students with special needs
  • Prepare student individualized education plans in consultation with staff and families to ensure success for all scholars
  • Utilize formal and informal assessment data to drive instruction and ensure student mastery of standards
  • Build a warm and inclusive classroom environment, implementing the practices of Responsive Classroom
  • Create and maintain strong relationships with students and families
  • Actively participate in grade-level meetings, collaborative planning, and professional development, including an annual summer institute
  • Accept ultimate responsibility for the academic progress of his or her students, and work to actively overcome setbacks


Staff and reporting relationships

 

The middle school math teacher reports to the Principal. He or she also accepts direction from, and works closely with, the dean of students. Additionally, our special education teachers collaborate with the student services team comprised of the student services coordinator, clinician, and other related service providers.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required; master’s degree and certification preferred 
  • The ability to create a classroom environment where students feel safe, supported, and challenged
  • Passion and commitment to teaching scholars in underserved areas and to closing the achievement gap 
  • Relentless drive to set and achieve ambitious goals
  • Strong collaboration and teamwork skills
  • Growth mindset and ability to use feedback to improve practice
  • Experience teaching in underserved areas a plus


Benefits

Medical,Dental,Vision and great Retirement plan

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

twilliams@owncs.org

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