Oct 10, 2019

Center Director

  • Mathnasium of South Barrington
  • Frankfort, IL, USA
Full-time Education Executive Leadership

Job Description

Job description

At Mathnasium of South Barrington, The Math Learning Center, we teach math in a way that makes sense to students in first grade through high school. We are highly specialized, teaching only math, using a curriculum that has been developed over the last 40 years. Our mission is to significantly increase students' math skills, understanding of math concepts, and overall school performance, while building confidence and forging a positive attitude toward math.

Position Overview

The Center Director will be bright and ambitious professional who is willing to work hard and change the way students view math. The ideal candidate must be detailed minded, have good follow through skills, be highly motivated and very enthusiastic. Candidates will utilize their talents to manage the day-to-day operations of a successful Mathnasium Learning Center in South Barrington IL, including building awareness of Mathnasium in the community, developing partnerships with local businesses, and marketing activities to schools, maintaining existing client/student relationships as well as interacting with both parents and children in a fun learning environment.


  • Understand the strategic direction of the company, the target customer and the competitive landscape and translate that understanding into promoting the business.
  • Build rapport with parents and effectively convey the benefits of Mathnasium and our commitment to help their student be successful in Math, resulting in student enrollment and retention.
  • Sell the program in person, by email, and by phone; generating a steady stream of new enrollments.
  • Plan and Participate in local marketing events, foster collaborative relationships with local schools and organizations.
  • Recruit, train and develop high energy, highly engaged instructors and build a high performing team focused on quality education and service.
  • Ensure the Mathnasium Methodâ„¢ is utilized for all student instruction. Develop rapport with staff and create a fun learning environment.
  • Conduct student assessments while creating and monitoring learning plans according to student's mastery level.
  • Meet with parents to review student's progress throughout completion of their program.

Qualifications & Skills

  • Minimum 1+ years of related experience (education, some marketing, sales) with a strong focus on customer service and building relationships preferred.
  • Business/Education degree preferred. (Not required)
  • Highly organized; managing multiple, concurrent priorities/projects with accuracy and sense of urgency. Ability to prioritize, organize, plan and work under own initiative.
  • Strong empathy, tact and diplomacy; interacts with and works cooperatively with students, parents and staff, demonstrating sensitivity and responsiveness to individual needs.
  • Excellent verbal communication and persuasive skills, with ability to build relationships.
  • Effective problem-solving and conflict resolution skills.
  • Ability to work Monday thru Thurs 12:30 - 8:30 PM, Fri 12:30-7:30 PM.
  • Knowledge in Elementary Mathematics.
  • Educational experience and teaching credentials a plus.
  • Candidates should possess basic sales skills which include, rapport building, active listening, assessing customer needs, recommending/presenting, overcoming conversational objections and closing.


  • Base salary range of $40k - $45k annual plus monthly enrollment/retention based bonuses
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid family tuition
  • Health insurance stipend negotiable

Application Process

Please submit the following items. Incomplete application packages will not be considered.

  • Cover letter explaining why you are the right person for this opportunity
  • Resume

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