McLean School (mcleanschool.org), a K-12 co-educational independent school in Potomac, Maryland, seeks applicants for the full-time position for a Middle School (Grades 5-8) Mathematics Specialist to begin August 2018. McLean School has for over sixty-five years been helping students realize their full potential by providing a comprehensive college preparatory program that emphasizes small classes and differentiated instruction. We embrace both traditional learners and ones with mild to moderate learning challenges. Many of our students excel in some areas while benefiting from support in others.
The Middle School Mathematics Specialist will have an appreciation for students with mild to moderate learning challenges, and seek to build self-confidence in our students as they learn to advocate and to prepare for success in college and life. The Middle School Math Specialist consults with classroom teachers and provides support to both faculty and students in best practices in math instruction. The individual will teach small groups of students who need additional remediation or advanced math instruction.
This position requires a dynamic mathematics educator with vision and patience. Most important, he or she will subscribe to McLean School’s Core Values, our Mission, and our philosophy, and will seek passionately to uphold and promote them.
A Master’s Degree in a related field is preferred along with a degree in mathematics. Candidates should have experience working with students with math disabilities and/or difficulties. Candidates must have strong written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.
Interested applicants should send a cover letter, résumé, statement of educational philosophy, and list of references to Head of Middle School, David Roth at email@example.com.
About McLean School of Maryland
McLean School of Maryland (www.mcleanschool.org) is an independent, co-educational, K-12 day school serving the Washington, DC metropolitan area since 1954. Our mission has always been to serve a broad range of students including those with learning issues.