Now Enrolling for Fall 2022 K4 - 7th Grade

Primary Teacher (7th Grade) Math/Social Studies

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Job details

Job Type
Full-time
Contract

Qualifications

  • Teaching: 1 year (Preferred)

  • US work authorization (Preferred)

 

Benefits

Pulled from the full job description
401(k)
Dental insurance
Health insurance
Paid time off
Vision insurance

Full Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION

TITLE: Primary Teacher (7th Grade)

DEPARTMENT: Charter School

BASIC FUNCTIONS: To provide instruction to students of the Charter School

REPORTS TO: V.P. of Education Services/Charter School Principal

FLSA: Non-Exempt

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

The Primary Teacher (K4-6th) demonstrates enthusiasm, energy and a passion for teaching within every aspect of the position. This position will be responsible for effective teaching and will utilize charter school approved curriculum, instruction and assessment practices. The Primary Teacher will pay close attention to each student’s readiness to learn including guidance, discipline and welfare. This position will collaborate with staff and parents to foster a team environment that will enrich each student’s learning and potential. The Primary Teacher will work with families and students of diverse backgrounds and will hold a firm commitment that every child is provided the opportunity to learn.

Job Responsibilities:

· Responsible for classroom management and the implementation of Charter School approved curriculum, instruction and assessment practices.

· Present academic content through a variety of instructional strategies.

· Pay close attention to each student’s readiness to learn including guidance, discipline and welfare.

· Plan for student success in the areas of reading, writing and mathematics based on assessed needs of individual students.

· Utilize data and information to determine each student’s current knowledge and skill level.

· Differentiate instruction based on individual student’s needs.

· Utilize formative and summative assessment tools to measure student achievement and progress toward learning objectives.

· Use assessment data to improve instructional effectiveness.

· Create a classroom environment of respect, high expectations, and the belief that every child can learn.

· Ensure prompt and appropriate communication with families.

· Other duties as assigned by Principal or CEO.

Job Skills Requirements:

· Excellent communication skills with students, parents and staff

· Strong desire to work collaboratively with families and staff

· Enthusiasm, energy and a passion for working with children of diverse backgrounds

· Ability to work effectively with diverse families

  • Exceptional analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
  • Ability to simultaneously keep multiple projects moving and on target
  • Personal and interpersonal skills
  • Exceptional communication skills (written, verbal)

Education Requirements:

· Elementary/regular education license that includes prekindergarten

  • Bachelor’s degree in Education or related field

Desired Characteristics:

  • Bilingual English/Spanish
  • Previous classroom teacher experience

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Must be able to stand and sit for long periods of time.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
  • The employee will have unsupervised access to children that are part of La Casa’s educational programs.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Waukesha, WI 53186: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

  • Teaching: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

To apply for this job, email your details to laurel@lacasadeesperanza.org

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