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Career Center
February 12, 2020

Math Teacher

St. Andrew's-Sewanee School
Sewanee TN United States
Co-ed Day and Boarding School, Gr 6-12, 240 students
Position Starts: August 2, 2020
Application Deadline: Rolling

St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School (www.sasweb.org) seeks an energetic mathematics teacher with the skills and desire to inspire students in their academic pursuits. The ideal candidate will cultivate an active classroom and delight in working with middle school and upper school students. The position begins in August 2020.


Responsibilities will include:


  • Teaching multiple sections of fifteen to eighteen students
  • Participating in departmental planning and curricular review
  • Serving as an advisor
  • Assisting with evening and weekend campus activities and supervision
  • Coaching and/or teaching an afternoon program.

 Qualifications Candidates will be expected to have an undergraduate and/or advanced degree in mathematics or a related field, a commitment to innovative teaching methods, a willingness to fully participate in a boarding school environment, and an enthusiasm for teaching within a diverse community of learners. Applicants with prior teaching experience, boarding school experience, interest in and experience with outdoor education, and/or the ability to coach a sport will be given special consideration.


Compensation – This is a full-time, academic year position. Salary is dependent on education and experience; teachers are given salary credit for teaching experience. Benefits include a tuition remission plan, health and dental insurance, worker’s compensation, short-term and long-term disability, group life insurance, retirement plan, and eligibility for grants for professional enrichment and continuing education.

SAS is a co-ed, independent, Episcopal, boarding and day school serving 250 students in grades six through twelve. Students come from across the U.S. and more than a dozen countries. Located in Sewanee, Tennessee, faculty and students enjoy a rural mountaintop college town with abundant outdoor and cultural activities. SAS encourages the development of students as scholars, athletes, and artists. Students commonly participate in multiple sports and extracurricular activities. The school is committed to intellectual, cultural, racial and economic diversity.

St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Contact Information

Applications should be directed to the Math Search Committee at employment@sasweb.org. Download, complete, and return the required Employment Application, a letter of introduction, a résumé, a teaching statement, and at least two professional references. We will begin reviewing applications immediately and will close the application process when the position is filled.

Direct applications and inquiries to:

Math Search Team

Attn: Andrea Booher, abooher@sasweb.org
St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School
290 Quintard Rd.
Sewanee, TN 37375