Athlos Academies (for Athlos Academy of Jefferson Parish) Terrytown, LA, USA
Oct 30, 2018Full time
Position: Elementary Teacher at Athlos Academy of Jefferson Parish Reports to: Executive Director Supported by: Instructional Coach Salary Range: Competitive salary and benefits - based on experience Duties: Plan, prepare, and deliver standards-based, student-centered instruction that engages all students and provides academic growth (following the mission, beliefs, and strategies of Athlos Academies 3 pillars of performance). Ensure student growth and achievement in accordance with grade level expectations. Differentiate instruction as needed to meet the academic, social, and emotional needs of all students. Model the Athlos culture by exemplifying the 3 Pillars: Prepared Mind, Healthy Body, and Performance Character (demonstrating 12 character traits, exemplifying a growth mindset, and modeling a healthy lifestyle). Accurately track student attendance, student progress, behavioral concerns, and classroom events. Regularly and professionally communicate with parents/guardians and the community. Participate in regular professional development, the school's professional learning community, and staff meetings to improve instruction. Work collaboratively and communicate professionally with school leadership and other staff members to maximize effective instructional activities and build positive school culture. Meet professional obligations by honoring schedules, deadlines, and all professional responsibilities. Demonstrate the standards for effective practices of teachers. Any other duties as assigned. Characteristics of the Successful Candidate: Growth mindset Reflective practitioner Innovative Creative problem solver Willing to take risks Highly organized Effective at time management Seeks out professional learning Willing to continue to learn and try new strategies/protocols Willing to plan and work collaboratively with a team Able to build relationships with students from a variety of backgrounds Good communicator and active listener To Apply: Please submit a resume, cover letter, three letters of recommendation, and a copy of your teaching license to email@example.com . Minimum experience or requirements: Education: Bachelor's degree. Experience: Teaching experience preferred, but not required. Certification: Valid teacher certification required or willingness to obtain certification.