Math Learning Center Director & Instructors (DC/Virginia Areas)

Employer
Mathnasium
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Executive, Director
Hours
Full Time
About This Opportunity: Instructors (Part Time): Mathnasium in the Washington, DC and Northern Virginia area is looking for motivated, responsible, and passionate "math people" to fill instructor positions. Successful Mathnasium instructors understand the importance of math education and use their impeccable math skills and outgoing personality to help children learn. This is a part-time hourly position. ResponsibilitiesProvide effective and concise math instruction using the Mathnasium MethodAssist in tracking the progress of each studentComplete administrative tasks as assigned including daily opening and closing tasksContribute to the creation of an engaging and productive learning environment Requirements: Personal Traits: Friendly, outgoing, confident, flexible, sense of humor, professional attitude, trustworthy, passionate, excited, and energetic. Education: No specific educational requirements, although completed education should demonstrate a propensity towards and aptitude for math. NOTE: Talented high school students are welcome to apply with the understanding that only exceptional high school applicants will be hired and at a lower hourly rate. Technical Skills: Impeccable math skills up to Pre-Algebra required with skills up to Calculus preferred. This includes Algebra I&II, Geometry (with proofs), Trigonometry, and Pre-Calculus. Applicants will be required to take a rigorous math test, without a calculator, that covers topics through Algebra I. Other qualifications:Passionate about teaching mathematics to children of all ages and the ability to communicate that passion to students and parents.Experience working with children between the ages of 5 and 17.Generally available during operating hours with the ability to handle a flexible schedule.School Year Hours: Mon - Thurs 2:30pm - 8:00pm & Sat 9:00am - 1:00pmSummer Hours: Mon - Thurs 10:00am - 7:00pm Compensation/BenefitsHourly Rate: $9 - $12 per hourFamily Discount Center Director (Full Time): Do you want to make a difference in the lives of children while running an exciting business? About This Opportunity: Mathnasium in the Washington, DC & Northern Virginia area is expanding and looking for talented math people to fill Center Director positions. A Mathnasium Center Director is responsible for the overall success of an assigned center. At a high level this includes the educational success of each child and the financial success of the center. Successful Center Directors are PASSIONATE about math education, LOVE working with kids of all ages and have the DESIRE to run and perhaps eventually own part of a purpose driven business. Center Directors generally work Monday through Thursday 11am -- 8pm and on Saturday mornings during the school year and Monday through Friday 10am -- 7pm during the summer. Additional hours will be required to fulfill all the requirements of this position. This is a salaried position with benefits. Responsibilities:Assessing students and communicating resultsTeaching, mentoring, and working with childrenManaging the curriculum needs of studentsCommunicating with parents about the progress of their childBookkeeping and recordkeepingHiring, training, and mentoring instructorsManaging schedulesGeneral business operationsMarketing or networking in the communitySelling in person, by email, and by phoneProviding input to strategic decisionsAssisting other Center Directors in developing ideas and solving problems Requirements: Personal Traits: Friendly, outgoing, confident, flexible, sense of humor, professional attitude, trustworthy, passionate, excited, and energetic. Education: Four year degree required in Education, Mathematics, Engineering, Business or a related field preferred. All bachelor degrees will be considered. Experience:Working with children between the ages of 5 and 17Teaching in a classroom, learning center environment, or similar settingManaging and mentoring people in a supervisory roleProviding direct customer service including problem resolutionSelling in person, by email, and by phone Technical Skills:Proficiency with mathematics.Working knowledge of both Windows and Mac based computers and standard applications including Microsoft Office. Compensation/Benefits:Base SalaryPerformance BonusHealth/Dental Insurance (50% paid by company)Paid VacationFamily Discount About Mathnasium: At Mathnasium, we specialize in teaching kids math the way that makes sense to them. Using the time-tested proprietary Mathnasium Method (TM) and curriculum that has helped thousands of students in more than 300 Mathnasium centers nationwide, we are committed to helping each child catch up, keep up, and get ahead in math. Our team of highly skilled instructors is passionate about math and helping kids and has been rigorously trained to teach the Mathnasium way. All Mathnasium students receive one-on-one instruction and a customized learning plan based on the unique needs and goals of each child. We focus on filling in the gaps in our students' mathematical foundations while providing them with the help, guidance, and encouragement necessary to tackle what's being taught in school. The results are measurable progress, a renewed sense of confidence, and a positive attitude toward math and learning. We are dedicated to providing our students with a warm, positive environment that makes learning math fun. Learn more about Mathnasium at www.mathnasium.com. How to Apply: Please complete each of the following THREE steps to apply for this position:Complete the screening survey located at:Instructor Applicants: Director Applicants: a cover letter indicating why you are interested in this position. Include you standardized test scores (ie SAT, GRE, GMAT, etc) if known.Submit your resume which should highlight your relevant education and experience for this position. You will receive an email acknowledging your completed application. Please contact us at the same email address found on our employment documents at www.mathnasium.com/mclean/employment if you do not get a response to your application within one week. Thank you for applying. We look forward to reviewing your application! Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster. Do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers. Company Description: At Mathnasium, we specialize in teaching kids math the way that makes sense to them. Using the time-tested proprietary Mathnasium Method(TM) and curriculum that has helped thousands of students in more than 300 Mathnasium centers nationwide, we are committed to helping each child catch up, keep up, and get ahead in math. Our team of highly skilled instructors is passionate about math and helping kids and has been rigorously trained to teach the Mathnasium way. All Mathnasium students receive one-on-one instruction and a customized learning plan based on the unique needs and goals of each child. We focus on filling in the gaps in our students mathematical foundations while providing them with the help, guidance, and encouragement necessary to tackle what's being taught in school. The results are measurable progress, a renewed sense of confidence, and a positive attitude toward math and learning. We are dedicated to providing our students with a warm, positive environment that makes learning math fun. Learn more about Mathnasium at www.mathnasium.com.