Mathematics Teacher (Grades 6-12)
Monroe City Schools is committed to excellence in teaching and learning. We hold high expectations for all students, parents, and staff members. We share, with our community, the responsibility for providing a safe, nurturing environment designed to prepare students to become productive citizens. We pledge all available resources to prepare students to live and work in a rapidly changing, technological society. The most valuable resource we offer students centers on dynamic, creative educators, driven to foster academic, social, and emotional growth in each student. If you're on a mission to make a positive difference in students' lives, join the momentum we are building in Monroe City Schools.
Applying for this position will place you in the Mathematics Teaching pool for positions that may occur throughout Monroe City Schools at the 6-12 grade levels for the 2021-2022 school year. Monroe City Schools may not have current vacancies in this area. If your certification qualifies you for other grades, please submit your application for those postings as well.
Responsibilities for Junior High and High School Teachers Include Effective and Appropriate:
- Classroom Management
- Professional Development
- School Improvement
- Professional Qualities and Characteristics, such as:
- Positive Attitude
- Respect for students, families, and colleagues
- Effective spoken and written communication
- Adherence to school and district policies, routines, and procedures
- Precise recordkeeping
Qualifications for Junior High and High School Teachers Include:
- Bachelor's degree or higher from accredited university,
- Louisiana teacher certification or ability to obtain certification before position begins, or
- Acceptance into approved alternative certification program.
- Complete background check
- Drug screen
- Ability to perform the above responsibilities
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
- Knowledge of current teaching methods and educational pedagogy, as well as differentiated instruction based upon student learning styles.
- Knowledge and routine use of standard English grammar, usage, mechanics, and spelling.
- Knowledge of Louisiana's K-12 Student Standards for Math.
- Knowledge of data information systems, data analysis and the formulation of action plans.
- Knowledge of applicable federal and state laws regarding education and students.
- Ability to use computer network system and software applications as needed.
- Ability to organize and coordinate work.
- Ability to communicate effectively with students and parents.
- Ability to positively respond to feedback from observers.
- Ability to engage in self-evaluation with regard to performance and professional growth.
- Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with others contacted in the course of work.
Physical and Mental Demands, Work Hazards
Works in standard office and school building environments, as well as providing oversight on duty throughout campus and/or at school functions off-site.
Performs other related tasks as assigned by the Principal and other central office administrators as designated by the Superintendent.
Note: The above description is illustrative of tasks and responsibilities. It is not meant to be all inclusive of every task or responsibility.
Uses standard office equipment such as personal computers, printer, copy and fax machines, and telephone.
Travels to school district buildings and professional meetings as required.