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Long Term Substitute 1st Grade Teacher

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Bertschi School
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Seattle, WA
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Published 11 days ago

Position Summary:

This position is a long-term (six months) position teaching first grade. The teacher will work closely with an experienced grade-level partner teacher and teaching assistant to plan, deliver, and assess an enriched and differentiated first-grade curriculum. The teacher will also participate in the community life of the school including staff meetings, in-service days, and task-forces as needed.

Classroom Responsibilities :

  • Plan, deliver, and assess academic and social-emotional curricula in collaboration with grade-level partner, teaching assistant, specialist teachers, learning services department, curriculum coach, and Associate Head of School
  • Create and maintain a classroom culture based on the mission and values of the school
  • Employ culturally responsive teaching practices that align with the school’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion
  • Engage a variety of teaching strategies suitable to the developmental age and needs of the students and subject matter
  • Understand the mission, values, and policies of the school and use these to identify and solve student, curricular, and school issues with appropriate professional conduct, keeping supervisors apprised
  • Communicate openly and directly with parent partners
  • Initiate growth and change for intellectual and professional development

Other Responsibilities:

  • Attend community meetings, curriculum meetings, and in-service days
  • Participate in faculty work aligned with the strategic plan
  • Write student evaluations, according to the school calendar
  • Conduct parent conferences
  • Participate in Spring Art Showcase, Admissions Open House, and other stewardship opportunities
  • Manage classroom budget, order school supplies, and compile textbook orders
  • Write classroom newsletters once a month with grade-level partner

Qualifications:

  • A bachelor’s degree
  • Teaching certification preferred
  • Graduate degree in education or related subject/field preferred
  • Experience teaching diverse student populations preferred
  • Classroom teaching experience at an early elementary level for a minimum of four years preferred

Position Summary:

This position is a long-term (six months) position teaching first grade. The teacher will work closely with an experienced grade-level partner teacher and teaching assistant to plan, deliver, and assess an enriched and…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Temporary
  • Start Date
    January 3, 2022
  • Application Deadline
    October 22, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Location

On-site
2227 10th Avenue East, Seattle, WA 98102, United States

How to Apply

Application Process:

No phone calls will be accepted. Interested candidates are invited to complete the Bertschi application form and submit a cover letter and resume to

Subject: Long Term Substitute Search

employment@bertschi.org

Please submit materials in .PDF format.

For more information about Bertschi School, visit our website at www.bertschi.org

Application Process:

No phone calls will be accepted. Interested candidates are invited to complete the Bertschi application form and submit a cover letter and resume to

Subject…

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