Nativity Preparatory School

Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 4169423
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : March 6, 2023
  • Starting Date: July 1, 2023

Job Description

The Lead Math Teacher oversees the implementation of the mathematics curriculum and teaches grade 6-8 math to small classes of boys preparing for success in high school, college, and life.

The Lead Math Teacher works closely with others, including novice teaching fellows, in curricular and cross-curricular activities to foster a love of learning and responsibility to the broader community.

The Lead Math Teacher actively participates in the extended day program that promotes the growth of the whole child.


1. Effectively manage 6th, 7th, and 8th grade classrooms by setting high expectations and creating relevant, standards-based lessons
2. Teach utilizing the existing curriculum (Engage New York) while making sure the content and methods used are appropriate to the students’ developmental levels and social/cultural and religious backgrounds
3. Moderate, lead, or coach at least one, seasonal extracurricular activity per year. This may include assisting with Academic Support directly after school.
4. Attend regularly scheduled meetings with the administration, instructional coaches, and department and grade-level teams to discuss individual student progress and to further develop the curriculum
5. Serve as proctor of recess, lunch, or other duties as assigned
6. Serve as a student advisor to a small group of students (3-4 students)
7. Use current instructional technologies effectively
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > Math: General
  • Location Description

    Nativity Preparatory School is an accredited, tuition-free, Jesuit middle school serving boys of all faiths from low-income families residing in Boston. Staffed by experienced teachers and dedicated volunteers who work closely with families, the school prepares students for success in high school and college. Nativity’s academically challenging and highly structured environment helps students grow in a love for learning and an abiding sense of responsibility to their community. In the Jesuit tradition, the school promotes the intellectual, spiritual, social, and physical growth that inspires boys from Boston to become men for others. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    The Archdiocese of Boston does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices (consistent with those religious exemptions provided in statutory and constitutional law) on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    Job Requirements

    • 1. Dedication and enthusiasm for teaching
      2. Willingness to work in a fast paced, collaborative environment
      3. Passion for the mission of Nativity Prep as a Jesuit, Catholic middle school
      4. Serve as a dedicated education professional and a leader to novice teachers
    • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Gadisa Goso , Principal
    • 39 Lamartine Street
    • Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts 02130

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