Classroom Teacher - Premier Arts and Science Charter School
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Elementary School Classes
Job Title: Classroom Teacher
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Elementary K-6
District: Premier Arts and Science Charter School
Harrisburg, PA 17103
Telephone: 717-234-3200
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Job Description:
General Purpose
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.
Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities
· 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
Key Competencies
· self motivation
· high energy level
· 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
Qualifications
1. Valid PA Certification K-6
2. Bilingual preferred

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