Teacher Specialist - District High School Math Coach

Job | Posted 5 days ago
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This position is open for Salt Lake City School District career teachers only.

District Secondary Math Coach (High School) 
FTE:  1.0
Calendar:  195 Day

Description:  District Math Coaches have specialized knowledge of mathematics, research, effective instructional strategies, and varied assessment practices.  Coaches support schools, teams, and individual educators to successfully meet high standards and to increase student achievement. As a collaborative partner, coaches provide ongoing, differentiated, and job embedded professional learning. 

Minimum Qualifications: 

o    Current Utah Teaching License  

o     Mathematics Endorsement Level 4. 

o    Successfully completed three or more consecutive years of classroom teaching. 

o     Thorough understanding of mathematics, including the developmental 

stages and/or standards for appropriate age and grade levels. 

o     Knowledge of the Utah Core Curriculum  and Common Core State 

Standards for Mathematics. 

o     Knowledge of research in mathematics, pedagogy, best practices, curriculum and data. 

o     Demonstrates excellence in teaching and learning and the ability to model effective strategies. 

o     Experience working with diverse student populations. 

o     Experience working in collaborative groups in varied roles. 

o    Ability to communicate effectively with district personnel, school administrators, and teachers. 

o     Strong interpersonal skills and experience building collaborative/cooperative relationships. 

o     Understanding  of the value of data and appropriate use of assessment 

strategies and tools to support teachers in meeting student needs. 

Experience working with adult learners and/or facilitating professional learning. 

  • ESL endorsement or ability to earn one within four years 

  • o     Willingness and ability to reflect on personal practice and adjust when needed. 

o    Ability to effectively use technology for various purposes, including teaching mathematics. 

Work Environment
1.  Risks found in the typical work environment which is adequately lighted, heated and ventilated, e.g., safe use of office equipment, avoiding trips and falls, observing fire regulations.
2.  Driving to work locations
3.  Typically, the employee may sit comfortably to perform the work: however, there may be some walking, standing, bending, carrying light items, etc…


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Salt Lake City School District

440 E 100 S, SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84111
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$10,135 (USD)

State Average: $7,571 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 7%

Student Teacher Ratio

State Average: 22.85

% IEP Students


State Average: 12%


State Average: 338