DIRECTOR OF CURRICULUM

RSM Newton and HQ ( learn more )

The Russian School of Mathematics

Newton , MA ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2696587
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : December 7, 2017

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 welcomes applicants for Director of Curriculum. RSM seeks an individual committed to our mission who will thrive in a collaborative, collegial, and challenging work environment. The ideal candidate will serve as an intellectual leader and manager of the department and have leadership experience in both Education and Curriculum Development.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and plan all aspects of curriculum development
  • Serve as an ambassador of the school methodology and approach to the educator’s community and public
  • Conduct detailed evaluation of current curriculum and identify areas for improvement
  • Participate in creating the school’s curriculum development roadmap
  • Manage and coach a dynamic team of professionals
  • Maintain a strong familiarity with current research on teaching and learning in mathematics,  national and international standards, curriculum, assessment models and best practices related to content development and instructional pedagogy
  • Teach assigned math classes

 

Requirements:

  • At least 5 years of experience in Mathematics Education
  • Extensive understanding of curriculum development, with focus on mathematics
  • Excellent editorial, interpersonal, and communication skills with exceptional follow-through and initiative
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills
  • Strategic thinker with strong analytical and multi-tasking skills
  • Strong leadership and management skills and the ability to motivate, excite and educate
  • Masters or Ph. D in Mathematics or Mathematics Education
  • Ability to work within budgets and schedules
  • Bonus: Teaching experience
  • Bonus: Education Curriculum Publishing

 

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

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  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Administrator > Curriculum
    Administrator > Director/Coordinator/Manager
  • Job Requirements

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