Math & Science Teacher - Middle School (Limited Teacher Contract)

Burlington, VT, US
Per Year
May 22, 2021
Grade Level
Middle School
Edmunds Middle School is seeking a passionate and energetic Teacher of Mathematics and Science to join a school committed to high levels of achievement of all students. This position requires teaming with other math and science teachers to plan a continuum of mathematical and science offerings aligned with the Common Core and to support students from diverse backgrounds finding success in middle school. The position will likely include the teaching of common core math topics including fractions, decimals, percents, expressions and equations, surface area of prisms, and ratios and proportions, for example. This position will also include the teaching of common core science topics including understanding of earth, physical, and life science topics, Climate and weather, for example.

Job Requirements:
  • Licensed or eligible for Vermont Educators License.
  • Endorsement in middle school Math and Science or eligible for Vermont Provisional License.
  • Documented or eligible for NCLB Highly Qualified Teacher status.
  • Eligible to work in the United States without sponsorship.

Required Qualifications:
  • Experience teaching at the middle school level.
  • Demonstrated experience in teaching Math & Science courses including to middle school students.
  • Demonstrated experience in differentiating instruction and planning curriculum aligned with Common Core standards/instruction using "backwards design" and formative assessments.
  • Demonstrated ability to incorporate technology into instruction including use of iPad applications, graphing calculators, and SmartBoards.
  • Understanding of Cultural Competency (as explained through Essay 1 on SchoolSpring).
  • Knowledge of best practices regarding frameworks of student behavioral support.

Preferred Attributes :
  • Training and/or experience with English Language Learners.
  • Experience in a professional/teaching learning community ; experience in co-teaching/collaborating with other educators.
  • Evidence of student-centered learning approaches including personalizing instruction and supporting students meeting core proficiencies
  • Evidence of implementing inclusive practices for students with special needs.
  • Strong communication skills as evidenced through quality of resume, cover letter, and essays.
  • Ongoing educational post graduate coursework in education or subject area, including diversity, equity and inclusion.

SALARY: As per the Master Agreement between the Burlington Board of School Commissioners and the Burlington Education Association.

Primary Location:
Edmunds Middle School
Salary Range:
Per Year
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