Classroom Teacher - PA STEAM Academy
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Elementary School Classes
Job Title: Teacher
Job Location: PA STEAM Academy
Beginning: Sep 01, 2019
Deadline: Aug 19, 2019**
Certificate: Elementary K-6
District: PA STEAM Academy
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Telephone: 717-710-3300
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Job Description:
PA STEAM ACADEMY
Elementary Teacher
Position Summary
Working from our school in Harrisburg, PA, our certified Elementary Teacher will facilitate instructional programs to ensure that each child successfully completes his/her instructional program.
The Elementary Teacher will be responsible for the successful completion of the following tasks:
  • Support the instructional program with direct instruction;
  • Complete all grading, create progress reports and conduct parent conferences;
  • Communicate with parents, students and other teachers on a regular basis to develop learning plans and schedules, score assessments, provide feedback on student work, suggest instructional approaches and strategies, monitor completion of assignments and coach special projects;
  • Develop a general knowledge of the School’s curriculum and a very detailed knowledge of the grades for which responsible;
  • Support students and parents with alternate strategies and provide additional assistance with daily assignments and projects;
  • Connect regularly with parents, students, and curriculum specialists in person and through use of computer and telephone;
  • Keep student records and data up-to-date, including assignments, cumulative files, student information, attendance accounting, and logs of communications;
  • Consult with team members and staff learning specialists to develop alternate enrichment activities and modifications to students’ programs to increase student understanding;
  • Review curriculum and devise alternate approaches to given lessons to increase student understanding (working directly with parents and students);
  • Be available and assist school with field trips and other community activities;
  • Recommend and support school safety initiatives;
  • Other duties as assigned.
Competencies:
  • Highly qualified and certified to teach Elementary K-6th in Pennsylvania
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively both with and without supervision
  • Strong technology skills
  • Collaboration skills
  • Flexibility
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in fast paced environment with a team player track record
  • Customer focused approach
Work Environment
This job operates in a school environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
Physical Demands
Requires the ability to lift, squat, sit, bend or stand as necessary. 
Position Type
  • Full-time
  • Exempt
  • Salary
Required Education and Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Teaching certificate in subject area
Preferred Education and Experience
  •  2 years of relevant work experience
Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Signature
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PA STEAM Academy
is an equal opportunity employment,
educational and service organization.

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