Mathematics Teacher, Mathematics Faculty, and Community Member 2023-24
Location: Arden, North Carolina
Type: Full Time
Christ School seeks an enthusiastic, committed Mathematics Teacher to join its faculty in August 2023. Teachers in Christ School’s Mathematics Department must be passionate about their discipline and excited about sharing that passion with students. In addition, they must be ready to juggle the diverse duties associated with life on a busy residential campus.
This Mathematics Teacher will:
Develop appropriate curricula for 4 high school-level math courses per semester (Algebra I - Precalculus).
Design well-planned lessons emphasizing problem solving and real-world application.
Foster a structured, positive learning environment for all students, both in person and online.
Investigate innovative teaching methods and materials for use in the classroom.
Monitor student progress and provide regular feedback to students and parents.
Additional Athletic/Afternoon and Residential Life responsibilities will vary based on the candidate’s experience and interests, as well as the school’s needs. Candidates should be prepared to take on a combination of the following:
Coach sports teams (JV/Varsity), lead Outdoor Programs (mountain biking, hiking, climbing, whitewater kayaking, fly fishing, disc sports, etc.), or direct afternoon programs and clubs (Drama, Quiz Bowl, literary magazine, art, etc.)
Supervise a dormitory, either as a resident houseparent or an adjunct
Monitor evening study halls
Provide transportation and supervision for weekend activities
Mentor a small group of students through an advising program
This position is a 10-month, academic-year appointment that includes the following benefits:
Competitive salary, based on experience
Medical, vision, and dental insurance
TIAA 10% match (optional at this level)
Generous professional development and continuing education support
Dining for faculty member and family (10 months)
Limited access to gym facilities, tennis courts, and track; unlimited access to 10 miles of scenic campus trails
YMCA membership (school covers half for employee and family)
Employee Assistance Program (mental health counseling for employee)
Housing, based on availability
About Christ School:
Founded in 1900, Christ School is an all-boys college preparatory boarding school for 300 students in grades 8 through 12. The school is affiliated with the Episcopal Church and sits on 500 scenic acres, nine miles south of Asheville, North Carolina. The school’s mission is to “produce educated men of good character, prepared for both scholastic achievement in college and productive citizenship in adult society.” We do this through programming and relationships built around our Four Pillars: Leadership, Academic Rigor, Spirituality, and the Dignity of Manual Labor.
Students come from 18 states and six foreign countries to attend Christ School. All world faiths are represented and welcome in our community.
Christ School is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, or any other legally protected status.
If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume with a cover letter indicating a specific interest in serving as a Math Teacher at Christ School to Steve Stay, Executive Assistant to the Head of School. Direct specific questions about the position to Emily Pulsifer, Dean of Academics, (828) 684-6232, ext. 122.
Sincere interest in educating, encouraging, and inspiring young men
An undergraduate degree in Mathematics, Mathematics Education, or a related field; a master’s degree in one of these fields or relevant professional experience, preferred
Proficiency in the use of technology in the classroom
The ability to communicate clearly and proactively with students, parents, and colleagues
A demonstrated desire to learn and implement new teaching methods such as modeling instruction and project/problem-based learning
A commitment to Christ School’s Four Pillars: Academic Rigor, Leadership, Spirituality, and the Dignity of Manual Labor
Energy, flexibility, collegiality, and a robust sense of humor
Christ School is a college preparatory boarding and day school for boys located in Asheville, NC. We offer a competitive academic curriculum, intramural and varsity athletics, spiritual development and a work program open to students of all faiths and backgrounds from around the world.
Christ School is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, handicap, veteran’s status, or any other legally protected status.