Math teacher

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $40,000
Maximum: $55,000
Details: Competitive

Published

09/20/2018

Start Date

10/31/2018

Application Deadline

10/31/2018

Address

2 Polk Street
Troy
New York
12180
United States

Description

ROLE

Teachers hold primary responsibility for the implementation and development of Uncommon’s curriculum and the success of its students. Uncommon is hiring teachers in grades K-12, across content areas.


SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

·       Implement curricula and activities to meet academic standards;

·       Design and implement assessments that measure progress towards academic standards;

·       Use assessment data to refine curriculum and inform instructional practices;

·       Participate in collaborative curriculum development, grade-level activities, and school-wide functions;

·       Provide consistent rewards and/or consequences for student behavior;

·       Be accountable for students’ mastery of academic standards;

·       Communicate effectively with students, families, and colleagues;

·       Participate in an annual three-week staff orientation and training;  


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Drive to improve the minds and lives of students in and out of the classroom;
  • Proven track-record of high achievement in the classroom;
  • Mastery of and enthusiasm for academic subjects;
  • Evidence of self-motivation and willingness to be a team player;
  • Bachelor’s degree is required; Master’s degree is preferred; and
  • Minimum of two years teaching experience in an urban public school or charter school setting.

                                                                      

Valid State Certification is helpful but not required. Belief in and alignment with Uncommon’s core beliefs and educational philosophy is non-negotiable.



Benefits

COMPENSATION

We offer a generous compensation package. All staff members are equipped with the tools needed to succeed, including a dedicated work space, laptop computer, email, high-speed internet access, and all necessary supplies.



Full benefits, including retirement.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree


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