With more than 30-years of success, Spirit of Math is an innovative, established company that is raising the standards of math education through its after-school classes, publishing and training divisions. Spirit of Math was recognized in 2014 and 2015 by PROFIT Magazine as one of Canada’s fastest growing companies, and co-founder/CEO, Kim Langen, was named an Entrepreneur of the Year finalist by EY. Offering a unique curriculum, Spirit of Math operates campuses across North America, teaching bright, gifted and high performing students in grades K-11 through weekly classes that allow them to deepen and expand their understanding of math in a dynamic classroom setting.
Great students deserve great teachers. Those selected to teach with Spirit of Math are provided with training before they begin, as well as ongoing professional development each year that they continue to teach with Spirit of Math. Because of this exceptional training many of our teachers are highly sought after by school boards and private schools.
To succeed as a Spirit of Math Teacher, you:
Are committed to excellence in mathematics education
Have a passion for teaching bright, gifted and high-performing students
Understand the importance of providing children with a structured environment that will facilitate their learning
Are skilled at making others feel valued and included
Are a team worker who has an innate desire to help others develop their talents
Are eager to learn the Spirit of Math method of teaching mathematics
A degree from a recognized college or university is necessary. Teachers of Grade 5 and above must have studied post-secondary mathematics are part of their degree program. A Bachelor of Education degree is an asset, but it is not mandatory.
The Teacher fosters a high trust learning environment, develops the values and math skills of students and builds strong relationships with parents.
The teacher will be responsible for the following:
Effectively managing the classroom to maintain a safe, orderly learning environment.
Adhering to the Spirit of Math teaching methodology and administrative system
Delivering lessons to students.
Grading students’ assignments, tests and exams
Building and maintaining relationships with parents
Addressing issues with students’ performance and behavior
Writing report cards three times in a year
Managing assistant teachers as needed
Maintaining an up-to-date and accurate records of grades and attendance
Performing peer evaluations periodically
Attending professional development sessions twice a year
*Teachers are considered full time when they have 8 classes (usually over 4 evenings).
How to Apply
In compliance with AODA, Spirit of Math Schools Inc.is committed to providing an accessible workplace and accessible recruitment process. Please let us know by contacting Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 416-223-1985 x 144 if you require any accommodations and we will accommodate disabilities upon request.
To apply for a Teaching position, please submit a cover letter and resume to the contact of the locations of interest listed below, with the job title in the e-mail subject line. We thank you for your interest in Spirit of Math. Please note that only those qualified applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.