Elementary Education Teacher (5th Grade) (#248450)

Job | Posted 2 years ago
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Job Summary:  To develop and implement an instructional program that will effectively provide the best possible education for each student.  Performs complex professional work, providing teaching and/or training services to students in general instruction or in a specialized subject or assigned group of subjects; motivates students to develop skills in assigned subject matters

Essential Functions:   * Designs coherent instruction based upon knowledge of subject matter, current instructional practices, students, the community, and curriculum goals; * Evaluates students' progress; provides students with prompt specific evaluative feedback; maintains appropriate records and prepares progress reports; * Selects, evaluates, and refines a variety of teaching methods and instructional strategies for the active engagement of students and improvement of student learning; * Implements a classroom management policy that fosters a safe and positive environment for all students and staff; * Works collaboratively with staff, families, and community resources to support the success of a diverse student population; * Models professional, moral, and ethical standards as well as personal integrity in all interactions; * Performs related duties as assigned by the building administrator(s) in accordance with the school/division policies and practices.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: * Applicant should hold or be eligible for a Virginia Collegiate Professional or Post-Graduate Professional License with a specific endorsement in the area to which assigned; * Applicant with teaching experience must have an acceptable rating from such teaching; * Candidate must be a graduate of an accredited college or university; * Possess or be eligible to acquire appropriate license(s) and/or endorsement(s) for position as required by the Commonwealth of Virginia and School Board.

Salary:  This is a 10 month position; starting salary $40,402 (bachelor's degree).  Additional compensation awarded for credits earned toward advanced degrees.  New employees to Spotsylvania County will be compensated for up to 15 years of experience. 

How to Apply: Follow all instructions to complete a Licensed application


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Spotsylvania County Public Schools

8020 River Stone Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22407
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$11,035 (USD)

State Average: $11,724 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 9%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 14.22

% IEP Students


State Average: 13%



State Average: 801