Elementary Teacher Position

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Job Type
Full-time
Grade Levels
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
Kindergarten
Start Date
Upcoming School Year
Deadline
Open Until Filled
Certification

Must hold a certificate issued by any agency.

Description

Odyssey Charter School, Inc., is a network of tuition-free public charter schools serving Kindergarten through 12th Grade Title 1 students on three school campuses in Brevard County. We are now accepting applications for Elementary (K-5) teachers at Odyssey Charter School and Odyssey Preparatory Academy in Palm Bay, Florida for the 2018-2019 School Year.

Our tuition-free, public charter schools, first founded in 1999, promote strong ties to the community to help learners build their self, collective, and cultural identities within a holistic educational environment of social and academic excellence and consistently outperforms all neighboring schools. Odyssey, is designated a high performing charter school model and is replicating schools in Central Florida as well. Fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, we are also a state and national leader in "green" and healthy holistic schools, were awarded the 2017 ECTAC award for exceeding academic expectations in all areas, and were awarded the 2015 National Green Ribbon Schools designation by the US Department of Education for leadership in health and wellness, sustainability, and environmental education. Our schools have also earned two prestigious Gold Awards with Distinction from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Healthier U.S. School Challenge: Smarter Lunchrooms (HUSSC:SL) program. Odyssey Charter School Elementary and Odyssey Preparatory Academy, in Palm Bay, have earned the Gold Award with Distinction, which is the highest national recognition a school can receive from the USDA. The award recognizes excellence in nutrition and physical activity, two factors proven by research to promote better performance in school, better grades, and better behavior in and out of class. Odyssey Jr./Sr. High in Palm Bay received the prestigious HUSSC Silver Awards!

Excellent salary and benefits, including medical, dental, vision, short-term disability, 10k life insurance, as well as a matching 401k plan and tuition reimbursement. Position may include a sign-on bonus and relocation assistance. We offer a collaborative environment with a highly trained and dedicated, child-centered group of educational leaders and professionals. We also offer leadership training for teaching faculty interested in future school leadership opportunities.

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Odyssey Charter School

1755 ELDRON BLVD SE, PALM BAY, FL 32909-6832
 
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Compare with State

Student Teacher Ratio*

State Average: 15.29

% ELL Students*

State Average: 9.61

% IEP Students*

State Average: 13%

FTE

80

State Average: 4,431