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Mathnasium Center Director
Mathnasium of Laurelwood

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Mathnasium Center Director

Mathnasium of Laurelwood
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Job Summary

Job Type
Full-time, Management
Job Last Posted
Job posted 12 days ago
Job Role
Leadership, Education Administrator
Employer's Industry
Education
Job Schedule
Afternoons, Mornings, Weekends, Weekdays

Job Description

We offer competitive salary and benefits. 

Mathnasium is a neighborhood math-only learning center that teaches  kids math the way that makes sense to them. Our experienced math tutors  utilize our proprietary teaching materials and techniques, The Mathnasium Method™, to deliver a customized learning plan designed to  address each student's needs, whether they started out far behind or are  already ahead in math. Our instruction approach goes beyond traditional  math tutoring to develop understanding and build a love for math. 

We manage a total of 5 Mathnasium Centers in the State of California  and Washington, and we will continue to grow. Career advancement  opportunities are available to the right candidates. 

What We're Looking For 

We teach math in a way that makes sense to students in Kindergarten through High School. This is a leadership position in a national  top-performing center and requires industry experience, excellent people  skills, work ethic and attention to details. We are looking for leaders  who have solid math skills and strong communication skills. Your will need to be available to work 5 out of 6 days we are open  for instruction, typical works days start around 11am and ends around 7pm.  

  • Instruction Hours: Mon - Fri: 3am – 7pm, Sat: 9am – 1pm

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:  

  • Provide children with excellent educational services, elaborate on  program details and benefits to current and potential customers
  • Follow up on all incoming leads from marketing activities and referrals
  • Cultivate positive and trusting relationships with current and  potential customers, proactively identify instructional issues and  resolve client concerns
  • Liaise with parents, students, and instructors, communicate  educational development, school activities, news and information, or  feedback gathered from parents or through other activities
  • Prepare teaching materials in students binders, craft and send progress report to parents periodically
  • Establish employee goals and conduct employee performance reviews
  • Supervise and manage instructor schedule in accordance with company policies and procedures

QUALIFICATIONS  

  • Passionate about working with children and child development
  • Excellent relationship building skills, and verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to learn new ideas, cope and adapt quickly and easily to change in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to exercise excellent judgement and decision making
  • Excellent problem solving and negotiating skills
  • Respect the diversity and backgrounds of parents, children, staff, and community
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work as part of a highly productive team
  • Professionalism, flexibility and a good attitude
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Previous experience in a lead position with an education  institution with school-aged children is preferred, previous experience  with Mathnasium is highly preferred

Additional Qualifications  

  • Bachelor's required, Master's preferred
  • 3-5 year's experience working with school-aged children

Compensation 

Benefits and Salary: Salary for this position is competitive and  dependent on education and experience. Mathnasium of Laurelwood offers a  comprehensive benefits package which includes:  

  • Career Growth - We believe our people deserve every opportunity to  utilize and expand their knowledge and skills, and to share their  passions. We support all team members for their continuous learning,  mentorship, and professional advancement across all our centers and  regions.
  • Retirement - 401K Plan after 6 months of employment. We match up to 4% of your annual compensation.
  • Health Insurance - We offer PPOs and HMO medical plans to choose from, as well as dental and vision insurance.
  • Paid Time Off - You receive paid time off that grows with the longevity of your employment.

Business Overview

Our Story

More than forty years ago, math educator Larry Martinek was inspired to find a better way to teach children math.   

As a classroom teacher, teacher-trainer, and consultant in public and   top private schools—and father to a mathematically gifted son—Larry   possessed a uniquely comprehensive view of education. He saw a  troubling  theme in mathematics instruction: a serious disconnect  between the  students’ basic skills training and the curriculum they  were expected to  master in the years to come. They weren’t being  prepared properly for  their future.  

Larry set out on a mission: to find an approach that would provide   children with the strong foundation they needed to succeed. Over the   next three decades, he painstakingly developed and assembled a blend of  methods and materials. Instead of relying on traditional rote memorization and repetitive exercises, Larry’s work focused on helping   children understand math by honing their math instincts and getting  them  to think like mathematicians.    

And it worked. As Larry’s innovations gained wide circulation over   the years, Los Angeles schools began teaching from his materials  instead  of their textbooks. The result: Test scores skyrocketed. His  work  evolved into a complete curriculum from pre-kindergarten to 12th  grade  math.  

Then, in the spring of 2002, education industry leaders Peter  Markovitz and David Ullendorff made Larry and his curriculum the driving   force of Mathnasium. Larry introduced his teaching methodologies as  the  Mathnasium Method™ at their first math learning center in Westwood,  California.   

Students of all ages found the curriculum to be incredibly powerful and engaging. As evidence of how effective it is, Mathnasium centers   have sprung up across North America, South America, Europe, and Asia. 

Today, more than 40 years after Larry first developed it, the Mathnasium Method™ is providing children all over the world increased   confidence, critical thinking skills, and mathematical ability to last a lifetime.    

Why Work With Us?

We manage 5 locations in the U.S., we specialize in teaching math grades K-12 with the time-tested, proprietary Mathnasium Method™. Your child receives personalized instruction and customized learning plans based on their unique needs and goals.

Team Size

11-50 team members

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Culture & Perks

Ownership
Minority Owned
Women Owned
Benefits
Health Benefits
Mentorship
Paid Time Off
Retirement Benefits
Training
Perks
Casual Dress
Team Events
Workplace
Collaborative
Community Oriented
Fun
Mission Driven
Work-life Balance
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