Overview

Hutchison School, a PK2-12 school for girls, seeks a full-time upper school mathematics teacher for the 2021-2022 school year. Upper school teachers typically instruct five sections of approximately 17 students each. Candidates should be conversant with current practices in mathematic education and culturally responsive teaching. Upper school teachers also supervise an advisory group and perform duties such as carpool, study hall oversight, and class trip chaperoning, as necessary.

The ideal candidate will have experience teaching advanced upper school mathematics in an independent school setting and will be comfortable teaching girls in a student-centered environment. A Master’s degree in mathematics is required. Candidates should be passionate about both the field of mathematics and the equitable development of adolescent girls.

About Hutchison School

Founded in 1902, Hutchison is a vibrant leader in the Memphis community.  While preserving time-honored traditions and respect for its founding on Christian principles and values, Hutchison welcomes faculty and students of all faiths and teaches appreciation for the differences among us.  Within a structured and nurturing environment, Hutchison encourages each student to develop a lifelong joy of learning, to sharpen her intellectual curiosity, to cultivate artistic expression, and to strive for physical well-being.  Students, administrators, parents, and teachers—the entire community—work together to develop each girl’s self-reliance and her commitment to our core values: integrity, respect, responsibility, honor, and excellence.

Interested and qualified candidates should submit the following electronically as separate documents to jobs@hutchisonschool.org

·        Formal letter of application for the position;

·        Current resume;

·        Statement of educational philosophy and practice;

·        List of at least five references with name, title, phone number and e-mail address of each.