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
Facilitate weekly grade level math meetings to help guide discussion about best 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 Potomac School offers its employees a generous, comprehensive benefits package including financial assistance for enhanced professional development.
Qualified applicants should complete this short form and upload their cover letter and resume or mail material to: The 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.
The ideal candidate should have at least three years of full-time teaching experience, and a Master’s 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.