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Part-time Mathematics Instructor

10 May 2021

UWC — USA

VACANCY — AY 2021-22 Part-time Mathematics Instructor

Starting Salary for one class: $10,733

Starting Salary for two classes: $21,465

United World College-USA is seeking a part-time Mathematics Instructor for the 2021-22 academic year beginning in August 2021. The teacher will be responsible for teaching one or two classes of IB Mathematics; the precise courses will be dependent upon the needs of the mathematics department but could be a combination of Analysis and Approaches and/or Applications and Interpretation. The ideal applicant will hold a Master’s degree in Mathematics or a related subject and have at least three (3) years of experience teaching Mathematics. 

Favorable consideration will be given to applicants with experience in residential school settings and all applicants should be willing to be engaged in residential life and experiential education. Experience and knowledge of the UWC movement is a plus.

Instructional Responsibilities

IB Mathematics Instructor: A part-time IB Mathematics Instructor is responsible for teaching one or two classes, based on the needs of the school, and student enrollment in the 2021-2022 school year.

Course Content and Assessment: The teacher is responsible for covering the required course content and assessing student performance based upon a standard set of requirements and criteria provided by the IB. 

Grades and Reports: The teacher will compile grades and write a narrative report for each student in their classes at designated times of the year. Teachers are to track attendance in the approved school platforms. 

Invigilation: Teachers are expected to invigilate (proctor) their own exams. 

References and Recommendations: All faculty are to write letters of recommendation to colleges and universities on behalf of their students, at the student’s request. 

General Responsibilities

Meetings: All faculty are to attend monthly employee, and department meetings, and it is recommended that they attend monthly faculty meetings and the weekly assembly (Forum). 

Orientation and Post-Graduation: Part-time faculty are expected to participate in several aspects of orientation. Additionally, part-time faculty are encouraged to remain on campus after Graduation to participate in faculty professional development or culminating activities. 

UWC-USA is an international boarding school. It enrolls 240 students in grades 11 and 12. All students follow the IB Diploma Program. Roughly twenty percent of the students come from the U.S.; the remainder represent more than 90 different countries. Students are admitted on the basis of merit, potential, and promise.

To Apply:

Complete an application form. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The successful candidate is required to either be vaccinated, as vaccines are available, or provide a medical or religious waiver, prior to starting this position at UWC-USA. UWC-USA is an equal opportunity employer.

UWC-USA does not discriminate in its educational programs, activities, or admission and employment practices based on race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, disability, age, religion, ancestry, or any other legally protected class.