Substitute Teacher - American Paradigm Schools
Position: Substitute Teacher
Subject Area: Elementary School Classes
Job Title: Building Substitute
Job Location: American Paradigm Schools
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: American Paradigm Schools
Philadelphia, PA 19152
Telephone: 215-735-6500
Job Description:
American Paradigm Schools
8101 Castor Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19152
Discovering Excellence Through Cultivating Differences
American Paradigm Schools are dedicated to equity and excellence for all learners, while celebrating the uniqueness of our communities. Our values drive our dedication to providing a world class education.
Position: Building Substitute
Position type: Full Time
Position location (School): Lindley
Department: Teacher
Reports to: Principal
Employment status: Exempt
Employment duration: 10 months
Position Summary:
A Building Substitute is responsible for carrying out the duties of the teacher in their absence.
Major Responsibilities
  • We are specifically seeking teachers with experience and the ability to adapt to diverse teaching environments, while remaining an effective facilitator.
  • This position involves facilitating in a classroom, educating students and maintaining control of the classroom.
  • Excellent classroom management skills and the ability to keep students focused and on task are a prerequisite for the position.
  • The ideal candidate will have previous experience as a lead teacher, have excellent verbal and communication skills, patience, pays strong attention to detail, possesses strong organizational skills and has passion for instilling knowledge to the students and schools we serve.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Education and Training
  • Computers
  • Instructing
  • Public Safety and Security
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Monitoring
  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Judgment and Decision Making
Technology Skills
  • Google Suite for Education
  • Student Information System
  • Student Intervention Programs
  • Document Camera
  • Projector, laptop, copier
Education and certifications
Certification requirement
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • PA Certification

Physical Requirements
  • Sitting
  • Walking
  • Standing
  • Talking
  • Pushing
  • Lifting 20-25 Lbs.
  • Moving Up and Down from a seated position
  • Walking up and down stairs

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