|Title:||Lower School Math Coordinator, Grades K - 5|
Trinity School, a coeducational, K-12 institution located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, seeks candidates to lead its Lower School math program, beginning in September 2019.
The Lower School Math Coordinator will:
The ideal candidate will be an exemplary Math teacher with curricular and pedagogical expertise in Lower and Middle School math education; a skilled administrator attentive to the needs of teachers as well as to the needs and culture of the division and school; an effective facilitator of professional collaboration; an approachable, supportive, trusted colleague who possesses intellectual curiosity, an openness to others’ ideas, flexibility in approaches to teaching; strong organizational skills; and a sense of humor. The school seeks candidates who bring significant professional experience and wisdom designing coherent math curriculum, as well as experience with a variety of math curricula that serve Lower as well as Middle and Upper School students. The strongest candidates will also have experience working with faculty members and students in an accelerated learning context that values both constructivist and traditional mathematical skills and philosophy. Other pertinent skills include intellectual curiosity, strong leadership skills, effective communication skills, commitment to ongoing professional development, and the ability to inspire an appreciation for mathematics among faculty and students alike.
The successful candidate will have a Master's degree in a relevant discipline and at least ten years of relevant teaching experience.