Metairie Park Country Day School seeks an experienced teacher who will enjoy working as a member of a dedicated, student-centered faculty to fill the position of full-time Upper School Mathematics Teacher. The ideal candidate will hold an undergraduate degree in mathematics, is comfortable with the use of educational technology, and is able to engage students with a wide variety of teaching methods and learning strategies. This full-time, 10-month position includes a comprehensive benefits package along with all school year holidays. The Upper School Mathematics Teacher reports to the Upper School Principal.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
-Teaching four to five sections of mathematics courses
-Developing differentiated lessons that provide individualized and small group instruction in order to adapt the established curriculum to the needs of each student
-Identifying the learning needs of individual children
-Fostering students’ academic independence and organizational skills
-Helping students gain the appropriate attitude, motivation, skills, and knowledge
-Collaborating with fellow colleagues to promote student success
-Performing other duties as assigned by the Head of School or Upper School Principal
-Supporting the mission of the school and its leadership
Information about Country Day is available on our website: www.mpcds.com
Interested parties may send a resume, a cover letter with teaching philosophy, and a personal statement with a specific description of what we might see in a class taught by the candidate. Applicants should combine all documents into a single MS Word or PDF file and list their first and last name as the title of the file. Applicants may email that single file to Paul_Casadaban@mpcds.com and should include “U.S. Math Position” in the subject line of the email. Although emailing is preferred, application materials may also be mailed to the following address:
Human Resources Manager
Metairie Park Country Day School
300 Park Road Metairie, LA 70005
Metairie Park Country Day School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.