Classroom Teacher - Premier Arts and Science Charter School
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Elementary School Classes
Job Title: Classroom Teacher (K-5)
Job Location: Premier Arts and Science Charter School
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Elementary K-6
District: Premier Arts and Science Charter School
Harrisburg, PA 17103
Telephone: 717-234-3200
Job Description:
PREMIER ARTS AND SCIENCE CHARTER SCHOOL is currently recruiting for Teachers (Grades K – 5), for the 2019-2020 academic school year.
REPORTS TO: The Teacher reports to and is evaluated by the CAO and Principal.
JOB GOAL/DESCRIPTION: To plan, organize and implement an appropriate instructional program in a learning environment that guides and encourages students to develop and fulfill their academic potential.
  • Plan, prepare and deliver instructional activities that facilitate active learning experiences.
  • Develop schemes of work and lesson plans.
  • Establish and communicate clear objectives for all learning activities.
  • Prepare classroom for class activities.
  • Provide a variety of learning materials and resources for use in educational activities.
  • Identify and select different instructional resources and methods to meet students’ varying needs.
  • Instruct and monitor students in the use of learning materials and equipment.
  • Use relevant technology to support instruction.
  • Observe and evaluate student’s performance and development.
  • Assign and grade class work, homework, tests and assignments.
  • Provide appropriate feedback on work.
  • Encourage and monitor the progress of individual students.
  • Maintain accurate and complete records of students’ progress and development.
  • Update all necessary records accurately and completely as required by laws, district policies and school regulations.
  • Prepare required reports on students and activities.
  • Manage student behavior in the classroom by establishing and enforcing rules and procedures.
  • Maintain discipline in accordance with the rules and disciplinary systems of the school.
  • Apply appropriate disciplinary measures where necessary.
  • Perform certain pastoral duties including but not limited to student support, counseling students with academic problems and providing student encouragement.
  • Participate in extracurricular activities such as social activities, sporting activities, clubs and student organizations.
  • Participate in department and school meetings, parent meetings.
  • Communicate necessary information regularly to students, colleagues and parents regarding student progress and student needs.
  • Keep up to date with developments in subject area, teaching resources and methods and make relevant changes to instructional plans and activities.
  • Self-motivated, high-energy level, excellent verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, high work standards, problem solving, decision making.
  • Organizing and planning, learning orientation, critical thinking, stress tolerance, flexibility, adaptability, initiative.
  • Valid PA certification K-6.
     Interested applicants must submit a standard PA application form, resume, cover letter, 3 references, copies of certification(s), background checks and transcripts.
         No Phone Calls Please.


** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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