Math Coach - Summer

Swarthmore College
Pennsylvania, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
May 18, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Teacher Education, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Mathematics, Administrative, Academic Affairs, Academic Administration, Other Academic Affairs, Student Affairs, Academic Advising & Academic Support Services
Employment Type
Part Time

Swarthmore College is a highly selective liberal arts college located in the suburbs of Philadelphia, whose mission combines academic rigor with social responsibility. Swarthmore has a strong institutional commitment to inclusive excellence and nondiscrimination in its educational program and employment practices and encourages candidates who will further advance the goal of fostering a diverse and inclusive community. As one of the nation’s finest institutions of higher learning, Swarthmore College is global in outlook and draws students from around the nation and world. The 425‐acre campus is a designated arboretum, complete with gardens, rolling lawns, a creek, wooded hills, and hiking trails in the Crum Woods. Swarthmore College was recently ranked number 3 in the 2021 US News Best National Liberal Arts Colleges rankings -

Founded in 1994 by Dr. John Alston, the Chester Children's Chorus (CCC) provides rigorous music education to Chester, Pennsylvania students (grades 3-12). All CCC students are invited to attend the six-week CCC Summer Learning Program on the Swarthmore College campus. Students participate in daily choral music instruction, dance, art, academic and physical education classes. The Chester Children’s Chorus seeks Math Coaches for its 2022 Summer Learning Program, which runs from Monday, June 20 through Tuesday, July 26. Math Coaches work with the Lead Math Teacher to support classroom math instruction for chorus members, grades 3-5; and one-on-one Math Coaching for chorus members, grades 6-12. Math classes and one-on-one coaching take place daily, Monday through Thursday, throughout the Summer Learning Program. Math Coaches report to the Lead Math Teacher.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Participate in pre-camp training session
  • Work with a small group or individual students in elementary level classes (grades 3 - 5)
  • Work one-on-one with middle and high school students for 45 minutes per day
  • Keep daily records of individual student progress
Required Qualifications:
  • High school diploma required; some college preferred
  • Strong mathematical content knowledge
  • Interest and experience working with young people
Swarthmore College actively seeks and welcomes applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society and world. Swarthmore College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Advertised: May 18 2022 Eastern Daylight Time
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