Join an incredible community of educators who are passionate about progressive pedagogy while embracing a sense of urgency, a strong work ethic, and accountability for student learning. We select individuals who share our vision and are willing to put in the hard work to achieve it.
We are looking for IB Teachers across multiple disciplines. The IB Math Teacher is an experienced, reflective practitioner who uses an inquiry-based approach within the IB framework to create positive learning environments that motivate and challenge learners to become self-regulated leaders and independent thinkers.
Create a classroom environment in which students enjoy and develop an appreciation of the elegance and power of mathematics, as well as the principles and nature of mathematical study.
Motivate students to employ and refine their powers of abstraction and generalization, logical, critical, and creative thinking skills, and patience and persistence in problem-solving.
Cultivate an appreciation of how developments in technology and mathematics have influenced one another, along with the moral, social, and ethical implications arising from the work of mathematicians and the applications of mathematics.
Encourage students to appreciate the contribution of mathematics to other disciplines and as a particular “area of knowledge” in the “Theory of Knowledge” course.
In designing your curriculum, align lesson plans with both academically rigorous IB benchmarks and HVA’s progressive pedagogical model.
Invest several hours per week in professional learning and lesson planning, including personalized instructional coaching, co-planning, department meetings, and grade level meetings.
Collaborate with colleagues to share best practices and ensure student mastery of standards. Analyze assessment data and use it to inform your instruction.
At least two years of teaching experience in grades 7-12, preferred
Experience teaching, or knowledge of, IB Math curricula, required
A commitment to developing progressive pedagogy
A strong track record of and sense of accountability for student achievement
An unshakeable conviction that all students can learn at a high level
All team members are passionately and deeply committed to the mission, vision, and values of Harlem Village Academies; have a positive and professional attitude; exhibit a very strong work ethic; and possess an inner drive for personal and professional excellence. The ideal candidate will thrive working within an entrepreneurial and results-driven environment.
Harlem Village Academies is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to diversity among our staff. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.