FOREIGN LANGUAGE TEACHER

Sheila C. Skip Nowell Leadership Academy

Nowell Leadership Academy

Providence , Rhode Island

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Job Description

The mission of the Sheila C. “Skip” Nowell Leadership Academy is to ensure that Rhode Island’s pregnant, parenting and underserved youth graduate from high school with the knowledge and skills they need to be prepared for success in college, career and family life.

The Nowell Leadership Academy seeks a passionate and highly skilled foreign language teacher willing to do whatever it takes to ensure the academic success of all 160 Nowell Leadership Academy students. This is a unique opportunity to join the full-time faculty of a small, forward-thinking charter school serving some of Rhode Island’s hardest working young adults. This position reports to the Principal. This position is for the 2017-2018 academic school year.

Specific Duties & Responsibilities include:
? Creating a positive, achievement-oriented classroom culture that allows students to achieve high academic standards,
? Analyzing student data to design and implement unit and lesson plans that help all students make gap-closing academic growth, with a special focus on literacy and reading achievement,
? Demonstrating exceptionally strong instructional and classroom management skills,
? Developing strong, productive relationships with students, parents and families
? Participating in professional development opportunities and attending all staff, team, and Nowell community meetings

Qualifications preferred:
? Masters Degree preferred; Bachelors Degree required
? 1-2 years of full-time teaching experience preferred
? Full certification as a K-12 foreign language teacher
? Exceptionally strong organizational and problem solving skills
? Ability to demonstrate competency in other content areas beyond certification content, particularly in Literacy.
? Knowledge of pedagogical theories, perspectives and developments within education

This is a part-time, hourly position serving two campuses.

The ideal candidate is mission-driven, flexible, creative and passionate about the success of all students at the Nowell Leadership Academy.

The Sheila C. "Skip" Nowell Leadership Academy 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. We are looking for a diverse pool of applicants that reflect the rich diversity of the students we serve. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.


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  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Nowell Leadership Academy 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.

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