Classroom Teacher - Universal Companies
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Elementary School Classes
Job Title: Building Substitute
Job Location: Universal Creighton Charter School
Beginning: Feb 09, 2019
Deadline: Apr 10, 2019**
Certificate: Elementary K-6
District: Universal Companies
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Telephone: None Specified
Job Description:
Building Substitutes 

Universal Vision Statement
Universal Companies will be recognized as a change agent and national leader in urban education as evidenced by student awareness of self, high academic achievement, positive school culture and community transformation wherever we serve.

Universal Education Mission Statement
The Universal Education mission is to provide a rich and high quality education for every scholar to prepare them for college, technical school, entrepreneurship that leads to a sustainable career in the 21st century and build altruistic alumni who contribute to the transformation of their communities as future leaders and positive members of society.
Job Summary
  • Teachers will be responsible to establish and enforce rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order among the students for whom they are responsible.
  • Instruct thorough lectures, discussions, and demonstrations in assigned subject(s).
  • Prepare, administer, and grade tests and assignments in order to evaluate students' progress.
  • Establish clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects and communicate the objectives to students.
  • Plan and conduct activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, and work time that provides students with opportunities to observe, question, and investigate.
  • Maintain accurate, complete, and correct student records as required by laws, district policies, and administrative regulations. - Observe and evaluate students' performance, behavior, social development, and physical health. - Prepare materials and classrooms for class activities.
  • Prepare content focused lessons plans for instruct.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned
  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Must have a valid PA Emergency Teacher Permit or be working towards obtaining ETP.
  • Experience working with students in an urban setting, especially urban classroom environment
  • Strong knowledge of instructional strategies for students - Familiarity with the social-emotional needs of students - Ability to adjust instructional strategies in order to reach year-end goals
Universal Companies adheres to the policy of providing equal employment opportunities to all job applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability or sexual orientation.

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