High School Science Teacher


Job Type

Full Time

Published:

05/17/2018

Start Date:

07/02/2018

Application Deadline:

06/29/2018

Address

20-28 Sargeant Street
Hartford
CT
06105
United States

Description

JOB PURPOSE: The Science teacher is the primary person responsible for delivering a rigorous blended learning academic environment for our youth. One that sets high expectations, data-driven, and effectively blends individualized online curriculum with student-centered project-based learning

 

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES :

  • Teach approximately six periods, as directed by the Principal;
  • Plan and deliver engaging, rigorous lessons, according to students’ needs and the provided curriculum, where applicable;
  • Maintain a positive, safe, and organized learning environment;
  • Update grade book on a weekly basis;
  • Inform students and families about students’ progress;
  • Implement school-wide student management policies within classroom;
  • Actively participate in all teams, including grade level, content team, and other teams as designated by the Principal;
  • Make parental contact by phone and/or conduct home visits when necessary;
  • Attend parent meetings and conferences;
  • Chaperone local and out-of-state field lessons
  • Conduct morning, lunch, and afternoon duties during assigned times;
  • Complete and submit all necessary paperwork in a timely manner;
  • Demonstrate knowledge and support of Schools’ mission, values, standards, policies and procedures, confidentiality standards, and code of ethical behavior
  • Ensure compliance with all state and federal laws, local board policies, administrative guidelines, and the CT Educators Code of Ethics;
  • Serve as appropriate role model for Schools’ colleagues, students, staff, and parents;
  • Conduct self in a professional manner during all School meetings;
  • Partner with Youth Development Specialist for the individualized coordination of school-wide programs and services for each student (i.e. tutoring, mentoring, parental engagement, workforce development, and post-secondary educational plans, etc.)

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

·        Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four-year educational institution.

·        CT High School teacher certification/license: Science

  • Belief that every student can and will achieve in your class
  • Belief in and commitment to the mission and core philosophies of school
  • Openness to giving and receiving frequent feedback
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively as a team member
  • Demonstrated willingness to be held accountable for student results
  • Demonstrated communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability and experience to engage the interest of school aged students
  • Demonstrated ability to work with diverse students including those with special needs
  • Demonstrated ability to work well with parents, community and stakeholders
  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks and initiatives at once
  • Detail-oriented and self-directed
  • Initiator, problem-solver, and creative thinker


Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply


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