Middle School Math Support Paraprofessional

Mountain Sage Community School

Fort Collins, Colorado

Date Posted November 10, 2022
Industry K-12: Charter Schools
Specialty Mathematics
STEM Focus Math
Certification Needed No
Job Status Full-time
Salary $16-$18
Website http://www.mountainsage.org

Description:

Middle School Math Support Paraprofessional, Full-Time for the 2022-2023 School Year

Mountain Sage Community School is a K-8 public, charter school inspired by Waldorf education and sustainable living, located in Fort Collins, CO.

Mountain Sage Community School (MSCS) is seeking an upbeat and knowledgeable secondary math paraprofessional to assist our highly skilled class teachers in our middle school math program (grades 6th-8th). Support will entail being fully engaged in all middle school math classes, working with individuals and small groups to support skill mastery, assisting with prep before and after class, and other duties as assigned. We expect the Middle School Math Support para to work closely with each teacher, helping to uphold a positive and nurturing classroom culture, and to have a willingness to participate in our highly collaborative setting. This position will also hold afternoon reception duties M-TH and may be needed as a substitute on occasion. All positions at MSCS have assigned duties and coverages such as class lunches, recess, and/or traffic duties.

Hours for this position are 8:00am-4:00pm Monday through Friday. 

Required Qualifications

  • One year of experience assisting or teaching middle school or secondary math, or education specific to middle school math instruction

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks with frequent interruptions

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to supervise students, and calmly navigate various situations with students

  • Positive attitude and ability to take direction and feedback as well as to collaborate

Preferred Qualifications

  • Waldorf-training and/or experience

  • Math or Education college course work

  • CPR/first aid skills and training

Compensation

The hourly wage range for this position is $16-$18/hour.

To Apply

Candidates who are interested in pursuing the Middle School Math Support Paraprofessional position should visit our school website prior to applying: www.mountainsage.org. We appreciate receiving applications via email. No phone calls please. Please send a cover letter articulating your relationship to Waldorf education and sustainability, resume, and three professional references. Send to: employment@mountainsage.org. Please indicate “Middle School Math Support” in the subject line of the email. We will accept applications until the position is filled. You will be contacted by a member of the Hiring Committee if we are interested in pursuing your application. 

Mountain Sage Community School is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

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