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Lower School Math Specialist (Gr. 4-8)

St. Albans School of Washington, DC, is seeking a Math Specialist to provide math support to teachers and students throughout the Lower School (grades 4-8) beginning in fall 2020. Strong candidates will exhibit a passion and love for mathematics; the capacity to develop in students strong critical thinking and analytical skills; an ability to teach with imagination, creativity, and vigor; and a deep interest in collaborating with Math Department faculty. Upper elementary and middle school math teaching experience and a degree in math are required, the ability to teach through Algebra II/Geometry is preferred. Specific duties include the following:
  • Working with 4th, 5th, and 6th grade teachers to develop lesson plans and inquiry-based instruction that encourage a love of math in Lower School students.
  • Offering pull-out sessions with 4th, 5th, and 6th grade math students to provide enrichment, remediation, and targeted instruction to students of all levels of ability.
  • Team teaching specific lessons with 4th, 5th, and 6th grade teachers.
  • Teaching one section of math, most likely in 7th or 8th grade.
  • Leading or assisting with the Lower School Math Team.
  • Being available before and after school to provide extra help sessions and math support for students of all Lower School grade levels.
  • Remaining current in and being willing to share new developments in math instruction and pedagogy.
  • Working and communicating with the Department Chair, Lower School Academic Dean, and Lower School math teachers to help shape, guide, and implement the Lower School math curriculum and scope and sequence.
To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and list of references to STAjobs@stalbansschool.org under the heading Math Specialist Position.
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Located in Washington D.C.,  St. Albans School is a private, all boys day and boarding school. For more than a century, St. Albans has offered a distinctive educational experience for young men in grades 4 through 12. While our students reach exceptional academic goals and exhibit first-rate athletic and artistic achievements, as an Episcopal school we place equal emphasis upon moral and spiritual education.