Share responsibilities for participating, organizing, and directing morning meetings, assemblies, student events, and school events.
Plan, prepare and lead club/athletic activities when requested.
Participate in professional development sessions.
Devote the necessary time and energy required to master the craft of teaching including being open to innovative approaches to teaching, feedback from colleagues and school administration.
Actively participate in the school’s professional development programs that may include creating a faculty portfolio, peer coaching, and attending conferences and workshops.
To participate actively in the school’s faculty meetings, team meetings and department meetings.
To arrive at school by 8:00 a.m. for the morning planning and stay until 4:00 p.m. or until daily responsibilities are fulfilled.
To be punctual to all professional obligations.
To conduct oneself and dress in a professional manner.
To complete all other responsibilities deemed appropriate by the Head of School or Division Lead to help the school achieve its goals.
Manage budgeted dollars allocated to classroom expenditures via a Visa purchase card.
Experience with individualized and differentiated instruction
Excellent organization, time management, communication, and interpersonal skills
Experience with use of personal computer and educational technology
Demonstrate a relentless drive to improve the minds and lives of students in and out of school
Model the school’s Core Values with colleagues, students, parents, and larger community
Reinforce the school’s Core values, guiding philosophy, rules, and school spirit consistently throughout the school environment and support and hold accountable colleagues in doing the same.
Grant permission for a credit check and criminal background check.
Education & Experience:
Undergraduate Degree or Graduate degree in Education or related to specific domain
2+ years of experience as middle school lead classroom teacher
Internal Number: 1048
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