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Long Term Sub Mathematics Faculty

  • 22 Nov 2022 9:36 AM
    Message # 12998754

    Who we’re looking for:

    ESLA is seeking a faculty member for its Mathematics Department with an unshakable commitment to student success. Ideal candidates will be comfortable teaching students in grades six through twelve across a variety of subjects. ESLA’s mathematics curriculum includes foundational classes in the Middle School, an Integrated Mathematics track that bridges Middle and Upper School, and a series of college-preparatory classes in Precalculus/Trigonometry, Statistics, and Calculus. Please take some time to review the course catalog on es-la.com.

    The ideal candidate...

    • Has a strong background in mathematics and experience designing innovative curricula

    • Leverages technology to enhance student achievements 

    • Has expertise in differentiating instruction for a heterogeneous student body

    • Scaffolds the learning experience to provide guidance and support for all students to reach their highest potential

    • Can connect mathematical concepts to events in our city and the world beyond

    • Has demonstrated success in meeting the needs of an ethnically, culturally, socioeconomically, and linguistically diverse student body

    • Is enthusiastic about continuing professional development in mathematics education

    About the Department:

    ESLA’s Mathematics Department aims broadly to develop students’ critical thinking, problem solving, and interpretive sophistication. Upon graduating from ESLA, students will possess:

    • The ability to apply mathematical concepts and strategies to real-world scenarios

    • Facility in communicating mathematical processes and methods to others

    • The ability to work collaboratively and carry out complex projects 

    • The ability to make informed judgments based on mathematical evidence and analysis


    • Teach 5 sections of Mathematics classes, likely across more than one grade

    • Prepare course materials, both working from existing curricula and through the development of new content—prioritizing student engagement and comprehension

    • Utilize a variety of assessments that promote both rigor and student success

    • Participate in an after-school program (3:30–5:30 p.m.) one day a week, e.g. sports, clubs, performing arts, or academic support

    • Willingness to serve as an advisor to a small group of students

    • Attend regular community gatherings, including, but not limited to, meetings, chapel, lunch, field trips, and major feast days


    • Bachelor’s Degree in mathematics or a related field of study

    • Experience designing and implementing a challenging, engaging curriculum

    • Strong executive, organizational, and classroom-management skills

    • The ability to work collaboratively within the department and seek out opportunities to collaborate with others

    • Candidates will preferably have a master’s degree in a relevant field of study, 3+ years of teaching experience, or a CA teaching credential

    Compensation and Benefits:

    • Salary is competitive with other area independent schools

    • Full medical, dental, vision benefits, plus 401(k) with employer match after one year of employment

    • Lunch is freshly prepared and shared family-style by faculty and students each day

    • Beyond competitive pay and benefits, faculty enjoy working in a student-centered, collaborative, and joyful learning community

      To Apply:

      Please send a cover letter and the following information with subject line “Mathematics Faculty” to hiring@es-la.com.  

    • Résumé or Curriculum Vitae

    • A written statement describing what interests you most in ESLA’s current curriculum (es-la.com) and what you might further develop

    This is a full-time, exempt position. Diverse and underrepresented candidates are encouraged to apply.

    • ESLA is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, pregnancy, age, marital status, military or veteran status, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by state or federal law.

Cal-ISBOA is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit shrmcertification.org

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