Stone Ridge is seeking an Upper School Math Teacher to begin in August, 2023.
Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, a member of the international Network of Sacred Heart Schools, is a Catholic, independent college preparatory school for girls, Grades 1-12, with a co-educational Early Childhood Program, Pre-Kindergarten, and Kindergarten in Bethesda, Maryland. With over 750 students, and rooted in the Goals of Sacred Heart education, Stone Ridge inspires young women to lead and serve, through lives of purpose that integrate faith, intellect, community, social action, and personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom.
The Upper School Math Teacher is responsible for teaching mathematics in alignment with the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart Education.
The Upper School Math Teacher will:
teach Upper School Math classes ranging from Algebra I to Calculus and AP Statistics.
work closely with colleagues in the Math Department and throughout the Upper School.
create and update plans for content, quality, and continuity of curriculum.
actively collaborates with Learning Strategists, Educational Technologists, and the counseling staff to develop strategies to support all students.
attend all faculty and employee meetings, participate in the Social Action Program, serves as a student Advisor, fulfill other faculty duties, and maintain good communication with families about student progress through regular progress reports and responses to parents’ inquiries.
The desired candidate:
has experience in independent and/or Catholic schools.
has taught high school mathematics and demonstrates knowledge of pedagogy and instruction as well as flexibility and strong organization skills.
has familiarity with and/or experience teaching in the model of Understanding by Design.
An early career candidate is encouraged to apply, especially someone with an interest in developing the pedagogy, career, and profession of education. Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.
Stone Ridge is looking for an educator who is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion, and who has experience or interest in teaching in independent, Catholic schools, public, or charter schools. Applicants of diverse, underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Interested candidates should complete the application on our employment page, Stone Ridge Employment Page. As part of the online application, please upload a resume, list of references, and cover letter addressed to Ms. Courtney Perna, Human Resources Manager, all in PDF format.
Vaccination Policy Stone Ridge requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (subject to legally required exemptions) as the best means of reducing the risk of transmission and providing our students and faculty/staff with the safest possible educational environment. Stone Ridges defines fully vaccinated in this context to include the booster. Vaccination not only works to protect the individual who is vaccinated, but also protects students who are not yet eligible and anyone at increased risk from COVID-19.
Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, a member of the international Network of Sacred Heart Schools, is an independent, Catholic, all-girls, mission-driven, student-centered educational community of over 650 students, Early Childhood Program through 12th Grade, in Bethesda, MD. Rooted in the Goals of Sacred Heart education – personal and active faith in God, deep respect for intellectual values, social awareness which impels to action, the building of community as a Christian value, and personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom – Stone Ridge draws motivated students from throughout the Washington, DC area.