- Job ID: 2872562
- Application Deadline:
Posted until Filled
December 4, 2017
- Starting Date:
TenSquare seeks an elementary teacher to fill an immediate vacancy at a DC charter school. The position is full-time through the end of the 2017-18 school year.
Since 2010, TenSquare has been changing how charter schools perform in the new regulatory landscape. Through its team of experienced school leaders, the company works inside and alongside schools and staff to elevate an organization's leadership, culture, and effectiveness. Based in the District of Columbia, with an office in New Orleans and projects in nine other states, TenSquare has practice areas in school performance, operations, leader and teacher recruitment and facilities development.
ABOUT THE POSITION
An elementary teacher is responsible for the following:
Collaborating with colleagues in developing cohesive Common Core-aligned curriculum materials, increasing instructional resources, and establishing instructional goals
Preparing standards-based lessons that challenge students' critical thinking
Utilizing strong content knowledge to effectively present enticing and rigorous Common Core-aligned lessons
Differentiating instruction to accommodate multiple learning styles and abilities
Assessing students' academic and developmental growth through observation and a variety of assessment methods
Tracking and monitor assessment results in order to regularly refine teaching practices and design differentiated lesson plans
Applying the values of urgency, rigor, and consistency to create a positive learning environment that promotes high expectations
Communicating with students, parents, school staff to ensure that students are on-track in their learning and making progress towards goals
Ideal candidates will have the following education and experience:
Bachelor's degree required. Concentration or advanced degree in education preferred.
Two or more years of teaching experience as elementary school (K-5) or middle school (6-8) teacher in an urban environment preferred
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Absolutely no phone calls.
TenSquare provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, TenSquare complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.
- Position Type: Full-time
- Positions Available: 1