May 11, 2020

Principal of an After-School Math Program - Walnut Creek, CA

  • TrulyHired
  • Newton, MA, USA
Full-time Administrative

Job Description


RSM's unique approach develops critical thinking and has built excellence in math since 1997. Recently featured by NPR and the Atlantic magazine as one of the players in the "Math Revolution" and ranked one of the best schools in the world by the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth, RSM helps children of all levels build a solid math foundation and develop their critical-thinking and problem-solving skills. For nearly two decades, RSM students have consistently achieved remarkable scores on standardized tests and in national and international math competitions, although attaining top test scores is just one of the benefits of our program. RSM helps students of all levels become more confident in math and develop a deeper understanding of the subject.

The Russian School of Mathematics is opening a new branch in Walnut Creek, CA and we are looking for entrepreneurial people with applied mathematics backgrounds to lead and to teach in our Walnut Creek branch. Candidates should have a deep knowledge of mathematics and possess both managerial and leadership skills.

Responsibilities:
  • Expertly teaches K-12 math classes the "RSM way"
  • Plans, manages and supervises effective and clear procedures for the operation and functioning of the school
  • Recruits, trains, mentors and supervises all school personnel directly and/or indirectly, evaluating and appraising performance
  • Regularly communicates with HQ, following the requirements and providing feedback
  • Effectively assesses students' level, follows and redirects their progress and communicates clearly with parents
  • Collaborates with the Marketing Department in developing and implementing annual marketing plans
  • Establishes procedures that create and maintain attractive, organized, functional, healthy, clean and safe facilities
Qualifications:
  • A bachelor's degree in mathematics or a related field
  • At least 5 years of teaching experience in secondary school
  • Experience with Vygotsky method and/or former Soviet Union math methodology is preferred
  • Strong management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and presentational skills
  • Ability to engage students and demonstrate the importance and relevance of Mathematics

RSM embraces diversity and is committed to attracting qualified candidates who also embrace and value diversity and inclusivity. RSM is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

  • Position Type: Full-time
Job Categories: Administrator > Principal/Dean/Head of School
Classroom Teacher > Math: General
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