Milton Academy, established in 1798, is an independent coeducational national boarding and day school, serving 1,000 students in grades K-12 on a 125 acre campus eight miles south of Boston.
Milton Academy seeks a K-5 math coordinator for the Lower School beginning in the 2018-2019 school year. The math coordinator’s job duties and responsibilities include:
Ensure the content and pedagogy of the math program are informed by current research
Support the K-5 faculty -- particularly new faculty -- in using pedagogical strategies that align with our vision statement
Work closely with faculty to coach and guide on differentiated instruction strategies to support all students
Provide materials and instructional support for students in need of extension/challenge problems
Facilitate parent workshops about the teaching and learning of mathematics
Act as a liaison between classroom teachers and parents in regard to students’ mathematics learning
Provide one-on-one instruction on multiplication facts for students in grades four and five
Order and inventory materials for K-5 mathematics
Monitor students’ preparedness for Middle School and across divisions
Monitor continuity of program across divisions -- including the Upper School
Prepare summer math calendars and summer math packets; update handbook scope and sequence
Maintain the K-5 math website
Work with Lower School Principal to guide and teacher growth plans in math
Desired qualities include the ability to work collaboratively within a fast-paced environment, the skills to communicate well with students, colleagues and parents, and experience and comfort with technology. We seek a candidate who is a lifelong learner and who balances engagement, innovation, relevance, and rigor. Candidates should be passionate about working with children, have a sense of humor, and possess a strong work ethic. We seek a candidate with demonstrated commitment to inclusive, multicultural teaching and practice.
Milton Academy welcomes candidates who would add to the racial, cultural and gender balance of the School community. Milton Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About Milton Academy
Milton Academy, established in 1798, is an independent coeducational national and international boarding and day school, serving 1,000 students in grades K-12, on a 125-acre campus eight miles south of Boston.