Social Studies Teacher
Must hold a license issued by Utah State Office of Education.
The license position area must be in one of the following areas: History - World, Social Studies (General).
The license must be in one of the following grades: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th.
The license status must be active or about to graduate from a state-approved teacher preparation program. Expired certifications will be considered.
Walden School of Liberal Arts, a K-12 public charter school, is seeking a high school Social Studies instructor.
Responsibilities include teaching a variety of history and social studies courses and working collaboratively with colleagues to create a collaborative, empowering learning environment to help students become creative and critical thinkers, thoughtful problem solvers, and productive global citizens.
A Walden teacher: -Develops engaging student-centered curriculum; -Motivates students to pursue rigorous learning pathways; -Cultivates curiosity; -Creates a safe and inclusive classroom community; -Provide students with meaningful learning and assessment choices; -Works collaboratively with colleagues and administration to create a vibrant, holistic learning environment for students,including extracurricular experiences. -Treats everyone in the school community with profound respect.
The Walden community offers: -Small classes; -Shared leadership opportunities; -Competitive pay & benefits; -Opportunities to engage in active, project-based learning; -The chance to lead local, national, & international expeditions; -A welcoming, home-like environment where equity and inclusion are deeply embedded in the culture.
The ideal applicant is creative and enthusiastic and must have exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal.