Elementary Teacher (#1126611)
Mater Academy of International Studies is currently seeking elementary grade teachers. Applicants must have a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of one year teaching or related experience in an elementary school setting. Professional image and good written and verbal communication skills is also required.
We are looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic teacher to join our family. This teacher must be passionate, self-motivated with a desire to challenge students, and help them reaching their full potential. Teachers must be willing to think outside the box and make their classroom learning, hands on, interactive and fun.
To perform this job successfully, the applicant must be able to perform each duty listed below satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Excellent communication skills and listening skills Bilingual skills in English/Spanish preferred Experience interacting within our community Bachelor’s degree required in Education, Social Work, Psychology, Sociology or a related field from an accredited college or university is preferred. Ability to multi task and prioritize tasks as necessary Proficiency with database systems such as Microsoft Office, Outlook etc. Knowledge of K-5 curriculum and and instruction for individuals and groups Knowledge of human behavior and performance; individual differences in ability, personality, and interests; learning and motivation; psychological research methods; and the assessment and treatment of behavioral and effective disorders Ability to read, analyzes, and interprets general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry. Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume Salary Information:
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Applicant salary is based on the MDCPS pay scale and years of experience Based on experience, applicant may be eligible for a recruitment bonus at time of hire and pending clearance by the department of education Based on high performing status and contract renewal, applicant may be eligible for a retention bonus Based on school needs, applicant may be eligible to participate on the after school tutoring program, after care program, or school club with additional pay Please visit our school website to read and learn about our school at: www.materacademyis.com
Our school mission is to provide an innovative, challenging, bilingual and multi-cultural curriculum, preparing students to have a global edge. We will strive to create a thirst for knowledge in all disciplines of the curriculum and enrich every student with a sense of purpose, a belief in their own efficacy, and a commitment to the common good.
Job Type: Full-time
Job Type: Full-time