Elementary School Social Studies Teacher
Responsible for daily instruction to elementary school students in Grades 4-6. Creates lesson plans, provides proper instruction and supervision, and administers positive feedback as part of a well-rounded, comprehensive elementary school program.
Plan, prepare and deliver lesson plans, projects and instructional resources/activities that facilitate learning
Ensure lesson plans are rigorous, clear, measurable, and aligned with school curriculum.
Develop and use a variety of assessments that frequently measure student progress toward the school’s content and mathematics standards.
Communicate effectively with students, parents, and colleagues.
Share responsibility for grade level and school-wide activities
Knowledgeable in current instructional methodologies and ability to differentiate instruction in a challenging academic setting.
Experienced and versed in the use of technology in the classroom.
Participate in ongoing training sessions.
Maintain grade books.
Grade papers and perform other administrative duties as needed.
Read and stay abreast of current topics in education.
Utilize curricula that reflect the diverse educational, cultural, and linguistic backgrounds of the students served.
Develop professional relationships with other agencies and programs.
Work with program coordinators to ensure initiatives are being met.
Establish and communicate clear objectives for all learning activities.
Observe and evaluate student's performance.
Manage student behavior in the classroom by invoking approved disciplinary procedures.
JOB REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor’s degree in subject matter or relevant work experience. Masters preferred.
Current Teaching License
Experience working with relevant classroom technology
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must enjoy working and learning with children
Proficiency in English