Part Time Seventh Grade Language Arts Teacher

Job Type

Part Time

Salary

Details: Salary commensurate with experience/budgeting.

Published

10/12/2018

Start Date

12/03/2018

Application Deadline

11/14/2018

Address

104 St. Mark's Place
New York
NY
10009
United States

Description

Overview

George Jackson Academy (GJA) is the only school of its kind in New York City: an independent, nonsectarian upper elementary and middle school for academically capable boys from lower-income and underserved families. The school was created to engage boys from 4th to 8th grade, a time when young men are particularly vulnerable to disengaging from school. Currently, GJA serves more than 135 young men of color to succeed academically, socially, and emotionally.


Responsibilities

Basic duties of the job include, but are not limited to:

  • Teaching 7th grade Language Arts for the rest of the 2018-2019 school year.
  • Structuring and leading homeroom sessions with students.
  • Using a variety of instructional strategies to meet student needs.
  • Using the Jupiter grading system to maintain accurate grades to inform/track student progress.
  • Communicating with parents regarding student academic and behavioral progress.
  • Collaborates with colleagues for lesson ideas, curriculum planning, and general communication and support.
  • Contributing proactively to a positive school culture.
  • Engaging in professional development as suggested by the school administration.
  • Exuding professionalism and adhering to all George Jackson Academy rules, regulations and expectations.


Qualifications

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Education or equivalent preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills.
  • Experience teaching language arts necessary.


Schedule

  • Fourteen classes per week 8:30am-11:00am daily.






Benefits

There are no benefits associated with this position.

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

humanresources@georgejacksonacademy.org
http://www.georgejacksonacademy.org

Please send resume and cover letter to humanresources@georgejacksonacademy.org


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