Silver Summit Elementary full-time 2nd/3rd Grade Teacher (#1544172)
South Summit School District is seeking a full-time 2nd /3rd grade teacher who is a talented, out-of-the-box thinker for our new blended learning STEAM school; Silver Summit Elementary. An effective blended learning model requires teachers who are independent, extremely creative, technologically perceptive and enjoy applying their talents in a high-impact and fast-paced learning environment.
Salary will be based on the 2019-2020 Licensed Salary Schedule and will receive benefits. Qualified candidates must have a current Utah Elementary Teaching License and meet the following criteria:
Curriculum Researcher & Designer • Work without guidance to create new approaches to personalized learning experiences for students. • Test and evaluate non-traditional instructional methods. • Adapt instructional practices quickly and fluidly to pilot new ideas. • Effectively uses technology in instruction and assessment. Curriculum Expert & Integrator • Determines best-fit instructional methods and blends online and in school activities. • Possesses a deep and broad core content expertise. • Uses data to differentiate student-learning pathways for groups or individuals. • Develop creative instructional methods both online and face-to-face • Integrate technology to create cross-curricular lessons when possible. Instructional facilitator & guide • Focuses on facilitating student learning rather than delivering knowledge. • Manages classrooms where students are working on different activities or learning pathways. • Chooses and adapts appropriate, differentiated curriculum for group and/or individual learning.
Applicants must be fingerprinted and satisfactorily pass an employment background check. Licensed applications are available online (www.ssummit.org) or apply through www.teachers-teachers.com Please include a current resume in which professional preparation and experience are clearly detailed, letters of reference, and a detailed cover letter outlining special competencies related to and specific interest in the particular position.
Posted: May 13, 2019 Closing Date: Open until filled. For best consideration, submit applications and nominations by May 28, 2019 to the District Office 285 E 400 S Kamas, UT 84036, or email to: email@example.com Please direct questions to Principal Louise Willoughby 435-640-6095. South Summit School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.