THE CHILDREN'S GUILD, INC.
Middle School Science Teacher (Grades 5-8)
The Middle School Science Teacher will provide instruction for students in a K-8 setting along with providing related educational services. The Teacher reports directly to the Principal.
The Science Teacher is responsible for:
Developing age and content appropriate lessons aligned to the Common Core State
Collaborating with other team members and administration
Attending professional develop and staff meetings
Following the school mission and instill the beliefs in our students
Helping students gain critical, creative and problem solving skills
Understanding and use a variety of data and data sources for planning
Fair and accurate grade reporting
Managing classroom culture and student behavior
Utilizing data analysis and data driven decision making protocols for lesson planning and delivery as for student support.
Supporting and participate in school wide activities
Ensuring classroom is attractive, safe, and conducive for learning
Effectively communicating with parents and caregivers
Commitment to Responsive Classroom philosophies and creating culturally competent community of learners
Commitment to principles of blended learning, inquiry based learning and project based learning
Maintaining positive rapport with students and members of the school community
The successful candidate must possess a Bachelor's Degree in Education from an accredited college or institution and have appropriate licensures with a content specialization. Two to four years' experience or training or an equivalent combination of education/experience is recommended. A state teaching certificate with reciprocity to the District of Columbia is required to be eligible.
This position is accountable to the Principal.
Candidates should be well versed in standards instruction, classroom management, student engagement, communication and lesson planning.