Math Teacher – Calculus II and Multivariable Calculus
Boston University Academy, Boston, MA
Boston University Academy is seeking an advanced-level part-time math teacher for a leave replacement position running from mid-November to mid-March. The teaching will involve Calculus II at the end of the first semester and Multivariable Calculus at the start of the second. This is a half-time position. Duties include classroom teaching, providing extra help outside of class, parent communication, grading, and comment writing. The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications: ● Bachelor’s degree in math, math education, or a related field; Master’s Degree or higher preferred ● 3+ years of experience teaching math, preferably at a high school level; college teaching experience will also be considered ● Experience working with high-school students and a passion for supporting students at this level ● A student-centered orientation ● Deep content knowledge and a passion for the material The candidate will join a five-person department committed to inquiry-based approaches and student-centered teaching and learning math. Experience in or knowledge of independent schools is a plus. For all positions, we look for candidates who enjoy working with colleagues in a collaborative environment, who are flexible and creative, who will fully engage in the life of the school, and who are committed to fostering an inclusive and equitable community. As the only high school in New England that is part of a major research university, Boston University Academy (BUA) offers students who love learning both a traditional, caring independent school experience and access to a broad range of university courses. In the eleventh and twelfth grades, students follow their passions by regularly completing up to twelve courses from Boston University’s undergraduate curriculum. The school’s 229 students are curious, capable, and kind. They come from 55 cities and towns in the Greater Boston area. Roughly 60% of students identify as students of color. Nearly one third receive financial aid — a reflection of BUA’s commitment to equity and access. To apply, please send a resume, list of references (if available), and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org addressed to Rosemary White, Associate Head of School.