Openings as of 6/21/2018
Rivermont Collegiate is a co-educational, independent school offering an exclusively college preparatory program. Its eight and one-half acre campus is located on a bluff overlooking the Mississippi River in Bettendorf, Iowa. Founded in 1884, Rivermont is the only Preschool through 12th Grade college preparatory, day and boarding school in the Quad Cities.
Rivermont Collegiate is searching for a full-time mathematics teacher. The ideal candidate will be responsible for planning and instructing middle and high school students. Each full-time faculty member at Rivermont Collegiate is required to teach, serve as an advisor, and perform regular duty in support of the residential program. In addition, faculty members are expected to contribute positively and productively to a campus community that promotes the development of intellect, character and creativity.
Each faculty member reports to the director of faculty and ultimately the Headmaster. Faculty members work in conjunction with the lead teacher in their discipline for teaching-related matters, to the dean of students for disciplinary issues, and to the director of residential life for residential responsibilities. The teacher will work with others in the math department and across disciplines.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Professional Qualities of Rivermont Collegiate Faculty & Staff
Education and Experience
The optimal candidate will have 3+ years of teaching experience and a minimum education of a bachelor’s degree, with an emphasis in mathematical instruction. Familiarity with Math in Focus or Singapore Math preferred.
A current driver’s license will be required. A criminal multi-state background check is required and must be successfully completed before employment can begin.
Faculty members must be: