American Paradigm Schools

Philadelphia , Pennsylvania

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Job Description

Being a teacher for American Paradigm Schools is incredibly rewarding and requires candidates to possess an extraordinarily strong work ethic. A teacher for American Paradigm Schools can expect to work extended hours, create and sustain a quality learning environment where high academic and behavioral expectations are the norm, achieve high test scores, and be a healthy addition to a our learning communities. We are seeking teachers who will "sweat the small stuff" and have a "no excuses" attitude. Teachers will be expected to do "whatever it takes" to close the achievement gap.

Specific Responsibilities The teacher shall perform the duties of a Spanish Teacher at the School, as described below and the laws of the State of PA. Teacher agrees and acknowledges that he/she is responsible to teach the School curriculum and support the goals and objectives of the School. Further job description and performance expectations are listed below:

Creating and maintaining a high quality learning environment with respect to the academic needs of the child
Working with students to ensure mastery of all material delivered
Developing and implementing classroom management strategies that respect the needs and development of the students and that ensures a positive, harmonious learning environment
To maintain professional behavior which is appropriate in the field of education and supports the school
To assist the Principal with building-wide expectations and revising school curriculum
Supports and works to create and maintain a classroom that is organized and focused on student achievement
Delivers instruction that is teacher centered and is aligned with school curriculum
Supports the school parental involvement policies
Participates in all professional development activities
Prepares students to achieve on state standardized tests
Prepares students to achieve on all internal academic assessments
Participates in weekly team meetings
Implements teaching practices consistent with the school’s vision and philosophy
Helps with supervision according to the needs of the school
Complete any other duty deemed necessary by the Principals and CEO for the success of the School
Proven track-record of high achievement in the classroom
Mastery of and enthusiasm for academic subjects
Evidence of self-motivation and willingness to be a team player
Bachelor’s degree is required; Master’s degree is preferred
Minimum of one year teaching experience in an urban public or charter school setting preferred
Valid state certification is required
Required language:

Required license or certification:

Teaching Certificate
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > Language: Spanish
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