Feb 15, 2021

Math Teacher

  • Mercy Ships
  • Dakar, Senegal
Full time Education

Job Description


The Math Teacher provides an engaging classroom within a multi-cultural and community-centered environment for learning and growing with children eleven to eighteen. As a flexible individual, the Math Teacher provides instruction through the lens of a Christian worldview to students on an array of math-related subjects. In addition, as an autonomous teacher, there is room to incorporate creative ideas using the diverse setting of the ship!

Day in the life includes:

• Create and deliver developmentally appropriate lesson plans for various math levels, such as, Math’s foundations, Algebra, Geometry, and higher mathematical thinking skills

• Contribute to school rhythms, such as: staff meetings, student progress meetings, parent meetings, and professional development reading groups

• Maintain records of each students’ progress throughout the year with summative and formative assessment

• Demonstrate a readiness to help when needed with projects and events in the school

• Exemplify professionalism in and ability to prioritize your assignments and duties

• Ability to live in and contribute to community life, requiring stable and healthy interpersonal skills


• Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Math

• Two years classroom teaching experience is preferred

• Current teaching certificate is required

• Completion of Mercy Ships On Boarding program will be required

• Successful completion of the Child Safety Screening Process, which includes background / criminal records check

• A working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications is required. Possess aptitude for learning new computer applications

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