Montgomery School, an independent, co-educational day school serving prekindergarten through grade eight in Chester Springs, PA, is seeking a Math Department Chair experienced in teaching middle school math. Along with teaching 7th and 8th grade math (Algebra and Geometry) classes, the Math Department Chair will provide strategic vision and leadership for the scope and sequence of the School's Prek through 8th grade math curriculum. A proven track record of equipping a range of math learners for an optimal transition to high school is strongly desired.
We desire a candidate marked by passion, energy, palpable care and investment in the lives of middle school students. The ideal candidate will possess prior middle school teaching experience, excellent communication skills, proficient use of instructional technology in the classroom and a polished background in differentiated instruction and assessment. The candidate will expertly infuse the student experience with opportunities for project-based learning and the application of 21st century skills, while prioritizing the mastery of foundational math concepts and skills.
Interested candidates must have and a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of three years teaching experience; Master's preferred.
An independent school founded in 1915, Montgomery School provides a supportive and stimulating environment for 240 students in Prekindergarten through grade 8. The school is known for its commitment to the whole child with a strong academic program and its willingness to challenge students with high standards in a balanced, well-rounded program. In a recent employee engagement survey at Montgomery, 95% of employees indicate they feel their work positively impacts students lives and 93% indicate they are satisfied with the culture within the adult community.
Montgomery School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively seeks to forward diversity through its programs and hiring. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Mark Dixon, Head of Middle School (firstname.lastname@example.org). Please only include Math Teacher in the subject line of your email. No phone inquiries please.