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In-House Substitute Teacher SY20-21 (Perry Street Preparatory Public Charter School)

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About Perry Street Prep

Perry Street Prep serves 400+ elementary and middle school students in Northeast DC. We are a community of diverse learners, with students from all eight wards of the city, that builds relationships with families and empowers students to be college-ready and to thrive in a global society. Our goal is to provide every student, PreK-8th grade, with the knowledge, the attitudes and the support they will need to succeed in rigorous high schools and beyond.

Perry Street Prep students have PRIDE: perseverance, respect, integrity, dependability, and excellence. Our school culture emphasizes PRIDE qualities, and our faculty and staff help our students strive to embody them.

Our diverse, committed, and driven staff have led Perry Street Prep to become one of the highest performing schools in Washington, DC. In 2019, we earned the distinction of Tier I, the highest performance rating given by the DC Public Charter School Board, designation as an ESEA Distinguished School by the Office of the State Superintendent of Education for exceptional student achievement by our students with disabilities, and the selection as a 2019 Bold Performance School by EmpowerK12.

For additional information about Perry Street Prep, visit pspdc.org.   

Teaching at Perry Street Prep

We are seeking an In-House Substitute to begin immediately. The ideal candidate will have classroom teaching experience, preferably within an urban school setting. The position will be in-person for the remainder of SY20-21.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The In-House Substitute provides coverage for teachers who are out of the classroom at any given time. The position will work across K-8 grade levels and subjects depending on the needs of the school at any given time. The In-House Substitute is responsible for the following:

  • Implementing the curriculum and utilizing classroom routines and procedures with consistency
  • Developing lesson plans, homework assignments and assessments
  • Presenting academic content through a variety of instructional strategies to reach all learners
  • Communicating and enforcing high expectations and standards for behavior and academic performance
  • Participating in professional development to learn best practices in teaching Common Core standards. 
  • Forming and maintaining relationships with students and their families, including phone calls and conferences
  • Abiding by the school’s COVID-19 safety protocols at all times

Qualifications

Successful candidates will possess the following qualifications:

  • High school diploma required; Associates degree or higher preferred 
  • Experience working with elementary and middle school students in an urban school setting preferred
  • Possess a commitment to educating students for academic achievement and empowering students to make healthy lifestyle choices
  • Believe in the capacity of every student for high academic achievement and a commitment to creating a highly-structured, effective, and fun learning environment
  • Receptiveness to feedback and a desire to continuously improve 

Compensation and Benefits

Perry Street Prep offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package. 

About Perry Street Prep

Perry Street Prep serves 400+ elementary and middle school students in Northeast DC. We are a community of diverse learners, with students from all eight wards of the city, that builds relationships with families and…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    April 1, 2021
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Location

On-site
1800 Perry Street Northeast, Washington, DC 20018

How to Apply

How to Apply

Do you believe that every child deserves the right to a high quality education? Do you want to prepare students for unlimited global opportunities?

Apply today! 

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin or ancestry, marital status, veteran’s status, or any other factor, which would constitute a violation of the D.C. Human Rights Act or other applicable laws or court order.

How to Apply

Do you believe that every child deserves the right to a high quality education? Do you want to prepare students for unlimited global opportunities?

Apply today! 

NO PHONE…

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