Middle School Math Teacher

Episcopal Day School
AUGUSTA, GA United States

DESCRIPTION OF ROLE
Episcopal Day School is seeking a middle school math teacher and student advisor for the 2024-25 school year.  This educational leader will bring an energy and passion for teaching with a commitment to fulfilling our school’s mission within our community of students and families. Part of a teaching team, this teacher will cultivate positive relationships with students and create engaging learning experiences that challenge and support students. 

EDS is entering year three of Singapore math implementation school-wide and will introduce Singapore Math to 8th grade with an additional traditional Algebra 1 course. 

This is a full-time, ten-month faculty position reporting to the Middle School Division Head.  

PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Plan and implement lessons for active student learning; use a variety of tools to assess student progress toward learning goals, making necessary instructional adjustments 
  • Demonstrate the ability to engage students in content with a focus on conceptual as well as procedural math knowledge 
  • Support  the individual needs of children while managing whole group experiences 
  • Implement effective classroom management strategies to maintain a classroom environment conducive to learning; we are committed to the Developmental Designs for Middle School approach in advisory and classroom 
  • Advocate for advisees, encouraging growth toward “responsible independence”
  • Collaborate with colleagues to enhance the entire middle school experience for students
  • Communicate positively and proactively with parents
  • Participate in professional growth opportunities
  • Fulfill obligations for student supervision outside the classroom and all professional responsibilities for academic reporting

 

PREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND QUALITIES

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or in mathematics with an education focus (minimum)
  • Teaching experience in middle school
  • Genuine interest in and understanding of middle grades child development and respectful management techniques
  • An understanding of differentiated instruction strategies
  • Strong communication skills with students, families, and colleagues
  • Commitment to continuous professional learning and implementation of chosen programs
  • The ability to meet varied responsibilities with enthusiasm, creativity, integrity, flexibility, and humor
  • Openness to collaboration with colleagues across grade levels
  • Technologically literate and able to guide and direct implementation of technology as a tool for teaching and learning

SALARY
Compensation and benefits are competitive and commensurate with experience.

Contact Information

TO APPLY

Contact Head of Middle School Anne Andrews at aandrews@edsaugusta.com with a resume and cover letter to apply for this position.

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