Middle School Mathematics Teacher
  • Teacher

Woodward School, Quincy, MA

Accredited by NEASC

Description: The Woodward School, an independent day school for girls in grades 6- 12, in Quincy, MA, seeks a Middle School Mathematics teacher for a full-time position beginning in September of 2021.

Specific responsibilities for this position include:

  • Teach Middle School Mathematics to students in grade levels 6-8, including Algebra 1.
  • Collaborate with colleagues in developing curriculum to provide a solid preparation for high school math.
  • Engage in ongoing professional development.
  • Willingness and ability to be a practitioner of diversity, equity, and inclusion practices in their pedagogy;
  • View SEL and anti-biased, anti-racist pedagogy as part of the daily approach to interacting with both the student and faculty community;
  • Serve as a Middle School Advisor.
  • Attend staff meetings.
  • Participate in other school events: Admissions Open Houses, Graduation and other important annual all community events (TBD).
  • Engage and contribute to the overall community life of the school.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics or equivalent required; Master’s degree in strongly preferred;
  • Strong Middle School Mathematics content and curriculum proficiency;
  • Ability and confidence to utilize technology to facilitate and enhance teaching and learning;
  • Minimum of three years of Middle School teaching experience preferred;
  • Applicants with curriculum planning and teacher supervision preferred; 

Ideal candidates will have: a strong background in teaching Middle School Mathematics; an understanding of the developmental needs of children; skill and experience with differentiated instruction and assessment; the ability to communicate effectively with students, parents, and colleagues; a commitment to Woodward’s mission to empower and advance young women through education and to working collaboratively to uphold the values of the school and our programs as  a diverse, equitable and inclusive learning community. 

To Apply: Please email a cover letter that includes a statement of educational philosophy, your resume, and a statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion through teaching, professional activity, and/or service must be included for full consideration.  Please also include the names and contact information of three to five references to: employment@thewoodwardschool.org