Substitute Teacher - Elementary K-6

Posted 3 years ago
Position Areas
Substitute Teacher



Thunderbird Preparatory Academy is a tuition-free public charter school located in Cornelius, NC. In 2016/2017, we will be serving grades K-6. Our focus is to provide whole student development utilizing the following education practices: Strengths and leadership based development and the Core Knowledge curriculum. We are currently seeking an exceptional Substitute Teacher to join our team!

TITLE: Substitute Teacher

Performance Responsibilities: Please Review Before Submitting a Substitute Teaching Application

Reports To: Managing Director

Job Goal In the absence of the regular classroom teacher to help students to learn subject matter and/or skills that are required for scheduled lessons and to provide meaningful instruction for assigned classrooms.

  • Reports to the school office at the beginning of school day to pick up required materials/schedule of classes and at the end of the school day to return materials. Follows sign out procedures as prescribed by the principal.
  • Carries out a program of study prescribed in the lesson plan left by the classroom teacher.
  • Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of the students.
  • Guides the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and objectives as indicated in the lesson plans for the lessons, units, or projects assigned.
  • Employs instructional methods and materials that are most appropriate for meeting lesson objectives.
  • Maintains a neat and orderly classroom. Straightens chairs, tables, clears chalkboard, etc.
  • Takes attendance in accordance with school procedures.
  • Indicates to students at the beginning of class the basic expectations for behavior in the class in accordance with school policies.
  • Ensures that the students are never left unattended in the classroom.
  • May perform duties usually required of absent teacher such as lunchroom and recess duty, hall monitoring, etc.
  • Knows emergency evacuation routes for the classrooms assigned.
  • Knows procedures for referring students who are disciplinary problems.
  • Knows school procedures and regulations.
  • Performs other related duties as directed by principal

Required education:

  • Bachelor's, Masters preferred.
  • You will also be required to pass a background check and submit three supervisor level references.

Substitute Tiers: There are two pay levels for Substitute Teachers; your pay status is determined by the following classification:

  • Certified Substitute – must have a North Carolina teaching license or a license from another state (current or expired). This position will pay per day.

  • Non- Certified Substitute – must have at least a Bachelor’s Degree and does not hold a teaching license fromNC or any state. This position will pay per day.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location: Cornelius, NC

Required education: Certification or degree related to early childhood or elementary education is desirable, but not mandatory.

Posted By

Thunderbird Preparatory Academy

17609 Old Statesville Rd , Cornelius, NC 28031

At the following locations

Thunderbird Preparatory Academy - Building Tomorrow’s Leaders Today 17609 Old Statesville Road

PO Box 2683 , Cornelius, NC 28031