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Mathematics Instructor

Company:
Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts
Job Location:
Natchitoches, Louisiana
Category:
Mathematics

LSMSA seeks applicants for Mathematics Instructor (Available August 1, 2022).

The Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts seeks to fill a mathematics teaching position beginning in August 2022. The ideal candidate will cultivate exceptional high school talent by teaching the core courses (College Algebra - Calculus III), supporting students in Mathematics related projects and competitions, mentoring student independent research, and teaching advanced and elective courses (pure or applied) in the candidate's areas of interest. Advanced and elective courses currently being taught include DiffEQ, Linear Algebra, Topology, Modern Algebra, Chaos Theory, Graph Theory, Probability and Statistics, and Vector Calculus.

Candidate responsibilities include:

  • Interest in working with bright young people
  • Academic advising
  • Sponsoring, chaperoning, or assisting extra-curricular and student social activities outside the normal school day.
  • Professional Development

Required Qualifications:

  • A Master’s degree in Mathematics or a related field
  • Evidence of two years teaching experience and/or professional activity.
  • Teaching certificate not required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Additional graduate coursework in computer science, business, and/ or engineering
  • Five or more years of teaching experience.

LSMSA, a 2020 National Blue Ribbon School and recently listed within the top 1% of America’s Best Public High Schools according to Niche.com, is a residential high school, is publicly funded as a state agency, and is tuition free. The highly selective admissions process is open to all gifted and high achieving rising 10th and 11th grade students in Louisiana. On average, students enroll from 70% of the state's parishes (counties). Founded in 1983, LSMSA is located in Historic Natchitoches. The school is adjacent to Northwestern State University; faculty and students have access to the university library and many other facilities and programs.

Multiple benefits offered along with competitive salary include: state sponsored health, life and retirement plans, University of Louisiana tuition discount and many others.

Application Process

Review of applications will begin immediately and the search will remain open until the position is filled. Please send a letter of application, a current resume or curriculum vitae and a statement of teaching philosophy, transcripts from the last degree granting institution, contact information for three references, and our standard application to Sheila Kidd at: employment@lsmsa.edu

For more information regarding the school, the position, and the application process, as well as our application form, please visit: https://www.lsmsa.edu/about-us/employment

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