Do you see numeracy as something that can be applied in all facets of life, from science to the arts to everyday life skills? Do you believe that all students are capable of succeeding at math? Do you share a desire to improve math achievement both for those who are not currently doing well and for those who are already succeeding? JUMP Math does! If you do too, please read on!
Overview of JUMP Math
JUMP Math is a Toronto-based registered charity that is dedicated to helping children realize their full potential by encouraging an understanding and a love of math in students and educators. JUMP Math provides training and extensive teacher resources for teachers of Grades 1 through 8, as well as Assessment & Practice books for students. Started as a kitchen table tutoring project in 1998 by mathematician, author, and award-winning playwright John Mighton, last year JUMP Math trained almost 3,000 teachers and over 90,000 students used its classroom programs. We are currently expanding our offerings in anticipation of significant growth. The JUMP Math team is composed of creative, dynamic, and resourceful professionals who are committed to making a difference in education.
We're Hiring in the New York City area!
JUMP Math is a mission-driven, non-profit organization. We are looking for an outstanding educator to join our team in the New York City area. We're seeking an ambassador to inform teachers and administrators about the JUMP Math philosophy, methodology, and efficacy, and to support educators in implementing the program in their schools and classrooms.
Responsible for working creatively and strategically to further JUMP Math’s mission. Identify opportunities for JUMP Math adoption in schools and districts. Lead professional development workshops and support teachers and administrators to effectively implement JUMP Math in schools and classrooms.
- Minimum 5 years teaching experience (elementary or middle school preferred)
- Experience in public speaking or Professional Development
- Experience teaching JUMP Math desirable
SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES
- Passionate about mathematics education
- Excellent communicator
- Personable relationship-builder
- Independent and self-motivated
- Ability to travel
- Dedicated and energetic
If you have these skills and experience, we hope to hear from you. Please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please include ‘NYC’ in the subject line of your email message.
No current positions open.