Job Description

Job Title
Elementary Teacher
School / Department
Elementary School
Job Status
Salary Code
Work Days / Hours
191 days @ 8 hours per day
Eligible Applicants
Position Start Date
Application Deadline
Until filled
Reports to
Jana Barnhouse, Principal
Requisition Number

Elementary teachers at Dhahran Elementary Middle School (DEMS) are responsible for the educational and emotional growth of children in a homeroom setting.  

DEMS teachers are fortunate to work collaboratively with their grade level colleagues as well as a learning support team to co-plan and implement effective teaching strategies to address the needs of all students.   

Job Duties

The successful candidate will be able to effectively:

  • Demonstrate commitment to the safety and security of children and young people (child protection)

  • Maintain a safe learning environment for students at all times

  • Respond appropriately to the range of individual need and ability within the class

  • Work in partnership with grade level and learning support colleagues to collaboratively plan and deliver lessons

  • Deliver an active, hands-on, and child-centered program to promote learning

  • Use student data for general and targeted instruction

  • Observe, monitor, and record students’ progress

  • Participate in parent meetings, parent teacher interviews, and school meetings as required

  • Model school values at all times

  • Perform other duties as assigned by the principal

Qualifications and Knowledge

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in a related field of study
  • Certification as a teacher

Experience and Skills

The ideal candidate will have:


  • Elementary teaching experience

  • Co-planning and co-teaching experience


  • A demonstrated ability to teach groups of students

  • Effective written, oral, and spoken English communication

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Proficient use of Google for Education