We are seeking a great communicator with excellent interpersonal skills for the role of middle school math teacher. He or she will have solid classroom management skills, be responsible for developing learning activities and hands-on material, tending to individual student needs and communicating regularly with parents.
Essential responsibilities:
  • Developing/applying the WV College and Career Readiness mathematics curricula
  • Planning daily lessons and activities to meet standards
  • Adopting a data-driven attitude toward measuring learner progress
  • Attending to individual student needs
  • Demonstrating an awareness of different student backgrounds and cultures
  • Communicating regularly with parents
  • Providing extra support to students who need it
  • Monitoring student growth to identify strengths and areas for improvement
  • Using learner data to constantly refine the curriculum
  • Providing regular feedback to students
Teaching requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field
  • State teaching license in relevant field
  • Knowledge of teaching best practices
  • Empathy and great interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Proficiency with basic computer software such as Word and Excel
  • Experience working with children and adolescents. Previous experience as a middle school teacher advantageous
  • Good classroom management skills
  • Good teamwork abilities
Please send a letter of introduction and résumé to Principal Maria Byrd at mbyrd@sjswv.org.