Spirit of Math Schools is a system of after-school schools offering a challenging mathematics program in a classroom setting. This is not a tutoring position. Students are highly motivated and often gifted.
Teachers selected to teach with Spirit of Math are provided with paid training before they begin, as well as ongoing professional development each year that they continue to teach with Spirit of Math.
Due to the nature of the positions, we are interested in motivated people who are willing to learn the Spirit of Math method and have experience in a classroom setting. You will be challenged to help students discover the conceptual building blocks and relationships which undergird mathematics. The training you will receive as a Spirit of Math teacher will deepen your understanding of math and stretch your abilities as a teacher.
We have a full-time position available at our fast-growing campus in Vaughan (Ontario) for grades 3 and 4.
Educational Requirements: A degree from a recognized university is necessary. A Bachelor of Education degree is an asset, but it is not mandatory. Experience teaching mathematics is preferred. A degree in math or science is preferred.
Responsibilities: The Teacher fosters a high trust learning environment, develops the values and math skills of students and builds strong relationships with parents.
The Teacher will be responsible for the following:
a) Effectively managing the classroom to maintain a safe, orderly learning environment b) Adhering to the Spirit of Math teaching methodology and administrative system c) Delivering lessons to students d) Grading students assignments, tests and exams e) Building and maintaining relationships with parents f) Addressing issues with students’ performance and behavior g) Drafting report cards three times per year h) Managing assistant teachers as needed i) Maintaining an up-to-date and accurate records of grades and attendance j) Performing peer evaluations periodically k) Attending professional development sessions several times per year.
To apply for this position, please send an email and include a resume, cover letter, proof of a degree and a reference letter.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $43,500.00 to $44,000.00 /year
- Dental Care
- Extended Health Care
- Math Teaching: 1 year (Preferred)
- Bachelor's Degree (Required)