Fuller Meadow Elementary School

Tri-Town School Union (Topsfield, Boxford & Middleton Elementary Schools PK-6)

Middleton, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2972003
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : July 10, 2018
  • Starting Date: August 21, 2018

Job Description

Job Title: Grade 1 Classroom Teacher

1. Master’s Degree in Elementary or Early Childhood Education preferred
2. Massachusetts License as an Elementary or Early Childhood Education Teacher
3. Meets NCLB requirements as a "highly qualified teacher"
4. Knowledge of Guided Reading, Math in Focus and Writer’s Workshop would be beneficial
5. Strong collaboration skills to work with team members
6. Outstanding organization and multi-tasking skills
7. Excellent communication and presentation skills - both oral/ written

Specific Job Tasks:
1. To teach students, in small groups, individual, and large group situations, in all subjects, including mathematics, language arts, science and social studies
2. To work collaboratively with members of a grade level team to plan and implement lessons based on the Common Core State Standards
3. To assess students in all areas of the curriculum, using both formative and summative assessments
4. To communicate effectively and frequently with families regarding curriculum, student progress and classroom activities
5. To use technology and other digital learning tools to enhance instruction
6. To work in tandem with a special education teacher in the classroom

Work Environment:
1. Be able to work in a close environment
2. Be able to work in moderately noisy environment
3. Be able to handle frequent interruptions
4. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions

Physical Demands:
1. Ability to lift 25 lbs.
2. Be physically and emotionally capable of carrying-out responsibilities and duties in a busy, computerized environment. This position requires sustained physical activity such as sitting at a desk for several hours a day, hand/wrist movement as in writing or using a computer keyboard/mouse. Other activities may include moderate to frequent exertion in body movements such as standing, walking, reaching, bending and twisting.
3. Vision requirements include the ability to read routine and complex documents and to use a computer.

Middleton Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
It is the policy of the Middleton Public Schools not to discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, national origin, color, homelessness, sexual orientation, age or disability in its education programs, services, activities or employment practices. Every available opportunity will be taken in order to assure that each applicant is selected on the basis of qualifications, merit and ability.
Applicants are informed that school systems are required to obtain all available criminal offender record information (CORI and SAFIS Background Check per 603 CMR51.00) from the criminal history systems board (CHSB) of any current or prospective employee of the school department.

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Early Childhood
    Classroom Teacher > Elementary
  • Welcome to Fuller Meadow Elementary School!

    Middleton Public Schools Mission Statement

    The missions of the Middleton Elementary Schools, in cooperation with family and community, are to instill the joy of learning in all students, to promote academic excellence, to be supportive of children's social and emotional needs, to constantly strive for improvement in these areas.

    Core Values of the Middleton Elementary Schools

    All children can be successful if they are provided with opportunities to learn, are active in their own education, and are exposed to a variety of enriching experiences at school and at home.

    A strong climate of respect between children and the entire school community is necessary for children to reach their potential as productive students and citizens.

    Effective education must be a partnership between school, home and community. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Tri-Town School Union (Topsfield, Boxford & Middleton Elementary Schools PK-6) 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

    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    This employer has requested that ALL applicants answer the following questions. It IS highly recommended that you type ANY essays IN a word processing program, save them, AND THEN paste them ON the proceeding job application page.

    • 1. Write a letter to your first class and their families; Please include your philosophy of education.
      Long Essay (Answer limited TO 4000 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information

    • Diane Carreiro , Principal of Fuller Meadow School
    • 143 South Main Street
    • Middleton, Massachusetts 01949-2447
    • Phone: 978-750-4756
    • Fax: 978-777-3352
    • Email: click here

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