HIGH SCHOOL SCIENCE TEACHER 2017-2018 (#04182017LHS)

Littleton High School (learn more)

SAU 84 - Littleton School District

Littleton, New Hampshire (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2778621
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted: April 18, 2017
  • Starting Date: August 22, 2017

Job Description

JOB GOAL:
Teach student subject matter and skills that will aid in helping each student to achieve the mission of the Littleton School District and individual school.

PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Meet and instruct assigned classes in the locations and at the times designated;
2. Plan a program that meets the individual needs, interests and abilities of the students;
3. Create a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of the students;
4. Prepare for classes assigned and show written evidence of preparation upon request of immediate superior;
5. Encourage students to set and maintain standards of classroom behavior;
6. Guide the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and, in harmony with the goals, establish clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects to communicaten these objectives to students;
7. Employ a variety of instructional techniques and instructional media, consistent with the physical limitations of the location provided and the needs and capabilities of the individuals or student groups involved;
8. Strive to implement by instruction and action the district’s philosophy of education and instructional goals and objectives;
9. Assess the accomplishments of students on a regular basis and provide progress reports as required;
10. Work with a team to determine disabilities of students on a regular basis, seeking the assistance of district specialists as required;
11. Take all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials and facilities;
12. Maintain accurate, complete and correct records as required by law, district policy, and administrative regulation;
13. Assist the administration in implementing all policies and rules governing student life and conduct, and, for the classroom, develop reasonable rules of classroom behavior and procedure, and maintain order in the classroom in a fair and just manner;
14. Make provisions for being available to students and parents for education-related purposes outside the instructional day when required or requested to do so under reasonable terms;
15. Plan and supervise purposeful assignments for teacher aide(s) and volunteers(s) and cooperatively with department heads, evaluate their job performance;
16. Strive to maintain and improve professional competence;
17. Attend staff meetings and serve on staff committees as required;
18. Other duties as assigned.


EVALUATION: Conducted according to the terms in the Negotiated Professional Agreement.

DISCLAIMER:
This job description lists general duties and is not intended to list every specific function required

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
1. Use strength to lift items needed to perform the functions of the job;
2. Sit, stand and walk for required periods of time;
3. Ability to work in a school environment including noise and distractions.

REPORTS TO: The Principal
SUPERVISES: Students
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories: Classroom Teacher > Science: Chemistry
    Classroom Teacher > Science: General
    Classroom Teacher > Science: Physics
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    SAU 84 - Littleton School District is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • QUALIFICATIONS:
      1. Valid New Hampshire Certification in/or eligible for certification in High School Physical Science/Physics/Chemistry
      2. Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree from accredited college or university
      3. Meets highly qualified teacher requirements
      4. Strong oral and written communication skills
      5. Ability to use technology to enhance learning and as a communications tool
      6. Ability to attend scheduled meetings and holds a reliable means of transportation
      7. Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of the appropriate field
      8. Proven ability to work independently
      9. Respect for confidential information
      10. Willingness to maintain an appearance appropriate to assigned duties and responsibilities

      APPLICATION PROCESS:
      Littleton School District offers competitive compensation and a benefit package including comprehensive health care and retirement plans. Salary commensurate with experience. This is a 188 day position.
      Applicants must apply directly through www.schoolspring.com only. Please supply ALL information and supporting documentation including background, cover letter, resume, transcripts, tests, references, certificates, language skills, extracurricular) if you wish to be considered for this position. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
    • No experience required
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

    Application Questions

    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Joanne Melanson, Principal
    • 159 Oak Hill Avenue
    • Littleton, New Hampshire 03561-1238
    • Phone: 603-444-5601
    • Fax: 603-444-3009
    • Email: click here