Grade 5-Lower School Associate Teacher


Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $38,000.00
Maximum: $40,000.00

Published:

05/17/2018

Start Date:

09/04/2018

Application Deadline:

06/27/2018

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 140 young men of color to succeed academically, socially, and emotionally.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist lead fifth grade teachers in Reading, Writing and Math.
  • Assist in the leading of homeroom morning meetings.
  • Completing required duty assignments; assists with class coverages.
  • 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.
  • Associates are also expected to participate in the life of the school, including attendance at required events: faculty meetings, curriculum night, faculty retreat, admissions testing days, report card meetings, and other faculty required attended events.
  • Knowledge of Singapore Math program is a plus.



Qualifications

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Education or equivalent preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills.
  • Teaching experience necessary.


Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

humanresources@georgejacksonacademy.org

http://gjacademy.org

Submit a cover letter and resume expressing interest in the position to humanresources@georgejacksonacademy.org

No phone calls.


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