Lower School Mathematics Coordinator

Location
McLean, Virginia
Posted
Apr 14, 2017
Closes
May 19, 2017
Hours
Full Time

Lower School Mathematics Coordinator

The Potomac School, a K-12 independent school in McLean, VA is seeking a full-time Lower School Mathematics Coordinator for its Mathematics Program for the 2017-18 school year. The Math Coordinator will work with kindergarten and first grade grade level teams to plan and implement mathematics instruction within a coherent K . 12 construct.
Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • modeling best practices in mathematics instruction within classroom settings
  • coaching teachers in building their mathematical skills sets
  • identifying and monitoring individual math needs of students
  • working with classroom teachers and students to provide differentiated instruction for a range of learners
  • facilitating weekly grade level math meetings to guide discussion about implementation, reflection of student work, various teaching methods.
  • providing materials that enhance and support the mathematics curriculum
  • coordinating ongoing professional development and/or training for faculty
  • implementing parent education for Potomac families

The ideal candidate should have at least three years of full-time teaching experience, and a Masterfs Degree is preferred. A background in Math in Focus, our math curriculum, would be a distinct asset. In addition to this, we look for a strong commitment to students, a positive collaborative leadership style, and the ability to motivate and educate in an engaging manner.
The Potomac School offers its employees a generous, comprehensive benefits package including  financial assistance for enhanced professional development.
Qualified applicants should send a cover letter and resume to employment@potomacschool.org with “Mathematics Coordinator” in the subject line or mail materials to: Human Resources Department, The Potomac School, 1301 Potomac School Rd., McLean, VA 22101. For more information on The Potomac School, please visit our website at www.potomacschool.org. We are an equal opportunity employer.