Job Description

Job Title
Humanities Teacher
School / Department
Middle School
Subjects
Social Studies and Language Arts
Job Status
Full-time
Salary Code
Teacher
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
03-2021-020
Summary

This Middle School Humanities Teacher will be part of our excellent educational program. The teacher will be responsible for delivering an American-based curriculum to middle school students.

Job Duties

The successful candidate will be able to effectively:

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

  • Plan and deliver lessons in accordance with the goals and objectives of a clearly defined and documented curriculum

  • Deliver an active, hands-on and student-centered program to promote learning in mathematics and science courses

  • Maintain students attendance records, grades and other required records

  • Evaluate and grade students’ class work and assignments

  • Observe, monitor and record student progress

  • Respond appropriately to the range of individual needs and abilities within the class

  • Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions

  • Plan, evaluate, and revise curricula, course content, and course materials and methods of instruction

  • Keep abreast of developments in the field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional learning

  • Collaborate with colleagues to address teaching and research issues

  • Demonstrate creativity

  • Maintain a safe learning environment for students and staff at all times

  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Principal and/or the Assistant 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:

Experience

  • Experience with Google Suite and Microsoft Office

  • Prior experience as a Classroom Teacher

  • A demonstrated ability to teach groups of students

Skills

  • Excellent command of English, both verbal and written