MIDDLE SCHOOL ENGLISH TEACHER

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
May 02, 2018
Closes
Jun 06, 2018
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time

Collaborate in a strong team environment to:

  • Provide for an engaging middle and/or upper school learning environment conducive to student success
  • Promote and support a middle and/or upper program with promotion based upon standards mastery
  • Communicate knowledge in an interesting, stimulating, and effective manner, using a variety of instructional methodologies, curriculum resources, and materials
  • Examine student assessment data to inform decision making and to guide and improve instruction
  • Promote high levels of learning in an engaging and effective manner, using a variety of instructional methodologies, curriculum resources, and materials
  • Integrate literacy strategies into the instructional framework
  • Differentiate instruction to reach all learners
  • Plan, organize, and deliver appropriate lessons for assigned area(s) of responsibility, and submit lesson plans to the Principal on an as requested basis
  • Establish and maintain a classroom atmosphere conducive to learning
  • Collaborate with fellow teachers on planning, professional development, and standards-based curriculum and common assessment design to contribute to the continuous improvement of instruction at the school
  • Assess students’ learning in a professional manner and communicate students’ progress to parents and fellow teachers to facilitate future instruction
  • Identify special needs of students and seek additional support, as needed
  • Maintain and submit necessary records, progress reports, and grade reports
  • Participate in faculty meetings, workshops, staff development programs, and other school sponsored activities
  • Participate in summer programming including direct service to incoming and returning SEED youth and curriculum work with colleagues
  • Assist in general building supervision and discipline of students outside of the classroom
  • Adhere to the professional and ethical standards as outlined in the SEED PCS Staff Manual

 

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelors’ degree in related field
  • Praxis II if degree in different field
  • Master’s in related field and/or prior teaching experience highly desired.

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