Science Teacher

Posted 3 months ago



  • Valid Indiana Science Teaching License
  • Interest in sponsoring/coaching extra-curricular activities preferred
  • Alternatives licensure/qualifications may be considered if the Board finds appropriate need

  1. Increase student learning using multiple instructional strategies while reaching multiple learning modalities.
  2. Be responsible for the classroom instructional program which includes

  • Establishing goals and objectives to meet individual and group needs of students
  • Day to day and long range lesson plans that reflect the goals and objectives
  • Use of technology to enhance instruction
  • Use of authentic assessment methods to evaluate student progress and adjust teaching to meet individual needs
  • Work cooperatively with other personnel to improve instructional programs and the overall operation of the school

  1. Be responsible for classroom management and discipline and cooperating in establishing a general tone of behavior throughout the building through the use of the PBIS framework.
  2. Foster favorable school/community relationships including, but not limited to:

  • Informing parents of classroom goals, objectives and material
  • Conducting parent conferences
  • Reporting progress of student

  1. Be responsible for supplies, care of the room, inventories and other reasonable assignments as prescribed by the Principal.
  2. Be responsible for accurate record keeping and issuing of grades.
  3. Attempt to meet the social, emotional, physical and intellectual needs of the middle school student.
  4. Be knowledgeable of current educational methods and techniques such as PBL and PBIS as well as participate in building and system-wide meetings.
  5. Cooperate and participate in necessary non-teaching duties
  6. Knowledge of effective teaching strategies and how to utilize data from multiple sources to plan (e.g., standardized tests, NWEA, Acuity, etc.).
  7. Be responsible for upholding adopted School Board and administrative policies.
  8. All other duties as assigned by the Principal.

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Lake Ridge Schools

6111 W Ridge Road , Gary, IN 46408

At the following locations

Calumet New Tech High School

3900 Calhoun Street , Gary, IN 46408