Math Teacher

CORA Services
August 2, 2022
Philadelphia, PA
Job Type


Math Teacher

Interested in working for a non-profit organization rooted in a tradition of care and compassion? Join our team! CORA is a fast-paced, growing organization with over 500 team members and growing with a lucrative benefits package to offer. Our team has been helping children and families experiencing emotional, academic, and social challenges which impede their development and productivity throughout Philadelphia for the past 50 years and we have continued to put our community first.

CORA Services is a non-profit agency whose mission is to assist youth, children, and families experiencing emotional, academic, and social challenges which impede their development and productivity. CORA provides this assistance throughout the greater Philadelphia area. "Children are the Heart of the Matter"

is currently seeking a Math Teacher to provide service to middle school students at a private school in Philadelphia. Our approach to selecting teachers is based on the unwavering commitment to the success for all students.

To ensure that every classroom has a leader who strives to provide the best academic program to each student, especially those who traditionally are under-served, we seek teachers who embody the following distinguishing competencies:

Instructional Practice:

  • Clear vision for student learning and engagement, aligned to PA Core Standards
  • Content knowledge and understanding of high-quality instruction
  • Manages classroom and culture
  • Goals-focused and monitors progress toward outcomes
  • Scaffolds and differentiates instruction in order for all students to do complex thinking and rigorous academic work

Cultural Competence:

  • Belief that all students can achieve at high levels
  • Builds relationships and influences others
  • Empowers and collaborates with families and communities
  • Actively creates and maintains and environment in which students' diverse backgrounds, identities, strengths and challenges are respected
  • Demonstrates caring for students

Professional Responsibility:

  • Organizational skills
  • Effective communication
  • Maintains professional demeanor even in challenging situations

Professional Leadership:

  • Personal responsibility and humility
  • Innovative thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Perseverance and grit
  • Values learning and continuously improving
  • Holds high expectations for self

Math Teacher Benefits:

  • Medical benefits with two options of coverage (coverage begins on the 1st of the month following date of hire), with generous company contribution
  • Company-paid Life/Accidental Death & Dismemberment and Long-term Disability coverage
  • Voluntary programs including Dental, Vision, Short-term Disability, and Life Insurance
  • 403 (b) Pension Plan with generous company contribution after one year of service
  • Generous paid time off package
  • Warm, welcoming, and supportive environment!

Working as a Math Teacher with CORA, you will:

  • Provide remedial, diagnostic and consultative services to students, parents, school and CORA personnel.
  • Instruct pupils in groups, for 30 periods of instruction per week, with a minimum average caseload of 65 students yearly.
  • Adhere to agency guidelines and requirements concerning caseload management and accountability.
  • Participate in all necessary inter-disciplinary functions, including regular meetings.
  • Establish appropriate groups and schedule instructional time.
  • Monitor educational growth with established objectives as identified on student's Learning Plan.
  • Make appropriate referrals for children needing additional services.
  • Generate reports as required.

Math Teacher Qualified Candidates Should Possess:

  • Bachelor's degree from a certifiable teaching program.
  • Pennsylvania teachers certificate in Elementary Education, Math or Special Education.
  • Solid working knowledge of the field.

Does this sound like the perfect fit for you? Come join our WINNING team, apply here and connect with us today.

CORA Services has been named 2021 TOP WORKPLACE in the Philadelphia Region and received the 2021 TOP WORKPLACE WOMEN-LED CULTURE EXCELLENCE AWARD
, which signifies our commitment to developing and sustaining a culture that supports, promotes, and values its employees. We provide our employees with solid benefits, a positive atmosphere, meaningful work, and a culture of strong leadership, which in turn drives growth and innovation.

Please note:
All new hires are expected to be fully vaccinated against COVID -19 prior to starting work with CORA Services.

CORA Services Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.


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