Date Posted: 5/13/19
Date Accepting Applications Through: 5/31/19
Job Title: Middle School Math Teacher
Full or Part Time: Full Time
Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, a member of the international Network of Sacred Heart Schools, is a Catholic, independent college preparatory school for girls, Grades 1-12, with a co-educational Early Childhood Program, Pre-Kindergarten, and Kindergarten in Bethesda, Maryland. With over 700 students, and rooted in the Goals of Sacred Heart education, Stone Ridge inspires young women to lead and serve, through lives of purpose that integrate faith, intellect, community, social action, and personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom.
The Middle School Math Teacher is responsible for teaching mathematics, in alignment with the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart Education. Working closely with colleagues in the Math Department and throughout the Middle School, s/he creates and updates plans for content, quality, and continuity of curriculum. S/he actively collaborates with Learning Strategists, Educational Technologists, the Librarian, and the Middle School Counselor to develop strategies to support all students. S/he attends all faculty and employee meetings, serves as a student Advisor, fulfills other faculty duties, and maintains good communication with families about student progress through regular progress reports and responses to parents’ inquiries.
The ideal candidate has experience teaching math at the Middle School level in Catholic, independent, Charter, and/or public schools. S/he holds an advanced degree in a related field. S/he demonstrates familiarity with/has experience teaching in the model of Understanding by Design; likewise, s/he possesses a capacity for working with a range of learning abilities and experience integrating appropriate educational technologies into her/his teaching. S/he demonstrates a collaborative spirit, excellent communication skills, and creativity. An early career candidate is encouraged to apply, especially if s/he has an interest in developing the pedagogy, career, and profession of education.
Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.
How to Apply: Applicants of diverse, underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates should complete the online employment application via the Stone Ridge website. As part of the online application, please upload a resume, list of references, and cover letter addressed to Ms. Corinne Fogg, Director of Curriculum and Professional Development, all in PDF format.