Math Science Teacher, 7th Grade
- Department: School for Children
- Start Date: Sep 01, 2014
- Salary: Commensurate with experience
Position Vacancy - 12/13s Math/Science Teacher (7th Grade)
Permanent Full Time
- Master’s Degree.
- A minimum of three years math and/or science teaching required.
- Good working knowledge of mathematics including proficiency with elementary algebra and geometry.
- Science teaching experience.
RESPONSIBILITY AND FUNCTIONS
Responsibility for working with 12/13 year olds. The math curriculum includes arithmetic, geometry, problem solving and elementary algebra. The science course is life science. The teacher must have background in a materials-based discovery approach to mathematics and/or science and be sensitive to individual needs within the group teaching.
Teachers are expected to create a learning environment which is consistent with developmental educational theory and practice.
In working with children and evaluating their work, teachers are expected to consider their social-emotional growth as well as their intellectual development. Teachers write two comprehensive reports on children each year.
Work with Adults
The Math/Science Teacher is a member of a classroom team responsible for the academic and non-academic needs of students.
Math/Science teachers work under the supervision of the Math/Science Coordinator who is responsible for the development and implementation of the curriculum, and with the Coordinator of the Upper School.
Each teacher participates in weekly math/science meetings and bi-weekly staff meetings after school.
Teachers are required to be available for conferences with parents when needed.
STARTING DATE September 1, 2014
Bank Street College of Education is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sexual orientation, ethnic origin, sex, gender identity or expression, religion, or disability in its employment policies and other college administered programs.