Middle School Math Teacher

Posted on: October 30, 2019

Position Title: Middle School Math Teacher

F.T.E: 1.0

Location: 7415 S. East End Ave., Chicago, IL 60649

Reports To: School Director

Start Date: November 1, 2019

Why Join the Art in Motion Team:

We foster a love of learning from the very first day of school

We create next generation learning environments for students in the 21st century

We empower students, families and staff to contribute to our mission in a meaningful way

We love to laugh and have a good time

We offer a great benefits package (Medical; Dental; Vision; PTO; 403b)

We’re Looking For Someone That Will:

Be a flexible problem-solver with a love and appreciation for all students

Believe that all students are capable of learning and can succeed with the proper encouragement and support

Be committed to social justice

Commit to ongoing professional development

Support the promotion and elevation of equity, access, and wellness for the students we serve

Have an appreciation for the arts and understand them as a form of self-expression and self-identity

Believe and be willing to engage in powerful, positive relationships with students

Be an optimistic, positive contributor to the school culture and climate

Be willing to serve as a student mentor, meeting with target students twice a week, minimally

Honor diversity, collaboration, and innovation

Pursue excellence in academic, artistic, and social emotional development and support

Be willing to actively seek inclusion of the creative arts in AIM activities

Be willing to support student endeavors and programming

Maintain high expectations for students

Position Description:

As an Art in Motion Middle School Math Teacher you will inspire young minds and share a commitment to ensuring that every child achieves their full potential. This person will…

Design lessons that focus on engaging children in 21st century learning experiences

Provide opportunities that challenge students to think critically

Work closely with team members and parents to to see how to best to meet students needs

Monitor student progress to ensure all students are demonstrating high rates of growth


Bachelor’s Degree

Illinois Professional Educators License

Endorsement in the content area

Prefer minimum 1 year of experience teaching in urban setting

Distinctive Schools is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or any other personal characteristic protected by applicable law.