Math Coach Itinerant

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Elementary

Description

Math Coach

Position Purpose

Works under the guidance and supervision of the Coordinator of compensatory Programs and Supervisor of Math Instruction to provide leadership and expertise in math content and curriculum.

 

Essential Functions

This position description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, knowledge or skills associated with 

  • Ensures proper correlation between math instructional delivery and the attainment of Standards of Learning;

  • Assists school leadership teams with analyzing test data to determine benchmarks, establishing goals and objectives, and monitoring improvement in the school.

  • Provides instructional coaching support to teachers through co-teaching, modeling, and facilitated reflection

  • Conducts informal classroom observations to provide feedback that facilitates teacher reflection and growth;

  • Collaborates with mathematics department,  teachers and administration to analyze assessment data, diagnose instructional needs and identify research-based instructional strategies to address areas for improvement;

  • Models effective Math instruction.

  • Plans and facilitates staff professional development/professional learning communities focused on research-based instructional best practices

  • Meets regularly with school administrators and teachers to review ongoing practices for improvement.

  • Attends professional development activities to maintain knowledge of coaching skills and content knowledge.

  • Performs related tasks as required.


Note:  The above description is illustrative of tasks and responsibilities.  It is not meant to be all inclusive of every task or responsibility. Additional Duties
Performs other related tasks as assigned by the Principal and other central office administrators as designated by the Superintendent.
                Note:    The above description is illustrative of tasks and responsibilities.  It is not meant to be all inclusive of every task or responsibility.

Equipment
Uses standard office equipment such as personal computers, printer, copy and fax machines, and telephone.

Travel Requirements
Travels to school district buildings and professional meetings as required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Knowledge of current best teaching methods and educational pedagogy for mathematics teaching and learning

  • Knowledge of data information systems, data analysis and the formulation of action plans.

  • Ability to organize and coordinate work.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with all stakeholders.

  • Ability to engage in self-evaluation with regard to performance and professional growth.

  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with others contacted in the course of work.

  • Physical and Mental Demands, Work Hazards

  • Works in standard office and school building environments.

Physical and Mental Demands, Work Hazards
Works in standard office and school building environments.

Qualifications Profile
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in elementary education, mathematics or related discipline; Master’s degree preferred but not required.
  • Must possess a current Virginia Teaching License with the appropriate endorsement.

  • Must have at least three (3) years of successful experience as a classroom teacher.
  • Must possess in-depth knowledge of current math instructional strategies.
Education
  • Must have any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.
Experience
Successful prior teaching experience for the appropriate grade levels a plus.

Terms of Employment
  • Salary Range:    *  $49,316 - 82,609  ($2,944.00 additional for Master's Degree)
  • Contract:            *  10 Months Employment
  • Benefits:             *  Paid Retirement, Life Insurance, Contribution to Medical Insurance, Personal Leave and Sick Leave

FLSA Status:       Exempt

Posted By

Suffolk Public Schools

P.O. Box 1549 100 N Main Street, Suffolk, VA 23439
 

At the following locations

Suffolk Public Schools

P.O. Box 1549 100 N Main Street, Suffolk, VA 23439