Classroom Teacher - Chester Charter Scholars Academy CS
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Elementary School Classes
Job Title: Elementary Teacher
Job Location: Chester Charter Scholars Academy CS
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Elementary K-6
Certificate: Early Childhood N-3
District: Chester Charter Scholars Academy CS
Chester, PA 19013
Telephone: 610-859-3010 EXT 205
Job Description:
Elementary Teacher
Position Description
The ideal candidate for Elementary Teacher at the CCSA will be joyfully committed to his/her teaching craft and content. This teacher will enthusiastically collaborate with classroom teachers, support staff, and other colleagues to implement a well-rounded and robust curriculum.

Ideal CCSA staff members embody the following values and characteristics:
Passion for Urban Education ~ Integrity ~ Flexibility ~ Empathy ~ Perseverance ~ Patience ~
Self Motivation ~ Courage ~ Sense of Humor ~ Focus on Growth ~ Collaborative Spirit

Additionally, this organized, passionate person will possess the following:
  • Expertise teaching elementary content in all subjects.
  • Experience teaching successfully in an urban setting.
  • Proven effectiveness and passion for leading a group of students with a variety of abilities to each make significant academic gains.
  • Exceptional classroom management skills for engaging Elementary students as well as establishing the routines and structures that support rigor and scholarly work.
Responsibilities include:
  1. Establishing and executing an inspired vision for instruction that results in a robust and well-rounded program.
  2. Contributing to the intellectual and personal growth of students.
  3. Dedicating time and energy to help each student to learn science content and apply learnings while effectively implementing scientific process and methodology.
  4. Guiding and inspiring students to be curious, think critically, and ask questions.
  • Hold or be eligible for appropriate PA certification for specific position
  • Satisfactory Act 34, Act 151, Act 168, and FBI clearances
  • Teaching experience in an urban setting, preferred
If interested in applying for this position, please submit resume IMMEDIATELY with the subject "Elementary Teacher" to:
Akosua Watts, Head of School/CEO (
Nicole Deritis, Director of Elementary (

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