JobID 1520 : Elementary Teacher - Dual Certification Preferred (#1837157)

Job | Posted 7 days ago

Elementary Teacher - Dual Certification Preferred  It is anticipated that this position will be in 4th grade.

  • Must be eligible for State of Delaware Certification as an Elementary Teacher, it is preferred that Special Education certification is also held.
  • Must be Highly Qualified.
  • Knowledge of Delaware State Content Standards, Assessment & Accountability.
  • Excellent communication, organizational, & computer skills.
  • Knowledge of best practices.
  • Criminal background check, Tuberculin testing, and health verification.
The teacher is to design, implement, and assess lessons which will increase student achievement.  The teacher must also maintain a positive classroom environment.  The teacher shall enforce the State rules and regulations and district policies to ensure the operation of the educational program.
Responsibilities and Duties:
  1. Provides the appropriate educational opportunities and instruction for each student, according to his/her IEP.
  2. Prepare in advance appropriate lesson plans which match district curriculum.
  3. Keep accurate records, tests, reports, etc. as required by Delaware Statutes and policies, Federal Regulations, School Board Policy and IEP requirements to document growth.
  4. Establish and maintain good rapport and communication with students, school personnel and parents.
  5. Works with fellow teachers in planning instruction.
  6. Establishes and maintains a classroom atmosphere conducive to teaching and learning.
  7. Plans and uses classroom time effectively.
  8. Implements School Board and school based policies and procedures in order to uphold school regulations.
  9. Works closely with regular education teachers, student services staff and outside resources to assist students with special needs.
  10. Integrates technology in instruction.
  11.  Works continuously toward self-improvement through the active pursuit of professional development activities.
  12. Participates in district and school level committees designed to foster continuing improvement and growth.
  13. Communicates curriculum and student related information effectively in oral and written form.
  14. To attend all eligibility and IEP meetings as designated.
  15. Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Principal.
To apply:

Posted By

Appoquinimink School District

313 South Fifth Street, Odessa, DE 19730-4010
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$11,649 (USD)

State Average: $14,609 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 7%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 15.05

% IEP Students


State Average: 15%



State Average: 349