SY 18/19: MIDDLE SCHOOL ELA TEACHER (#SJP-1819-062)

Longsjo Middle School

Fitchburg Public Schools

Fitchburg, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2972292
  • Application Deadline: July 20, 2018
  • Posted : July 10, 2018
  • Starting Date: August 27, 2018

Job Description

A Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited college or university
Valid Massachusetts Department of Elementary & Secondary Education teacher licensure in grade and subject area appropriate for the assignment.

SEI Endorsement required for this position.

The responsibilities and duties listed below are illustrations of the various types of work performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them for the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.

Ability to work with diverse population
Knowledge of MA Curriculum frameworks, curriculum, instruction, and assessment
Knowledge of differentiated instruction and response to intervention helpful
Demonstrated computer skills
Strong interpersonal communication skills, with demonstrated ability to maintain effective and professional relationships.
Responsible for effective planning and assessment of curriculum and instruction
Meets and instructs assigned students in the locations and at the time designated
Responsible for effective instruction which includes making learning goals clear to the students, using appropriate instructional and questioning techniques
Responsible for using innovative approaches and instructional strategies, including the effective use of technologies, to increase student learning and confidence to learn
Guides the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum standards and establishes clear objectives which reflect these standards for all lessons, units, and projects
Implements the district's mission, philosophy of education and instructional standards and objectives
Documents the learning problems of students and seeks the assistance of district specialists as required
Maintains accurate, complete, and correct records as required, district policy, and administrative regulation
Assists administration in implementing all policies and rules governing student life and conduct and, for the classroom, develops reasonable rules of classroom behavior and procedure, maintaining order in the classroom in a fair and just manner
Strives to maintain and improve professional competence especially as relates to the specific assignment and student grade and subject area appropriateness
Establishes and maintains open lines of communication with students, colleagues, and parents concerning both the broad academic and behavioral progress of assigned students
Responsible for the promotion of equity and appreciation of diversity to ensure equitable opportunities for student learning, including, for implementing specific strategies for students with special needs, with 504 plans and\or second language learners
Performance of other job-related duties as assigned.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Middle Grades
    Classroom Teacher > English & Language Arts
  • Welcome to Longsjo Middle School!

    Our Mission:

    The vision of the Longsjo Middle School it to ensure that all students, without exception, will be promoted with the specific academic skills, knowledge, and social awareness necessary to be successful at the secondary level.

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    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Fitchburg Public Schools 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

    • Only completed, on-line applications at SchoolSpring.com will be accepted.
      A completed application must include: cover letter, resume, transcripts, and three CURRENT letters of reference, tests and certifications.

      Your offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of pre-employment physical, NCBC and CORI prior to your start of employment.
      Please NO phone calls or emails.
      PLEASE No Phone calls from agencies

      Notice of Non Discrimination
      The School Committee’s policy of nondiscrimination extends to students, employees, and the general public with whom it does business. Fitchburg Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability in admission to, access to, employment in, or equal treatment in its programs and/or activities in compliance with state and federal law.
      Questions related to this policy must be addressed to: The Human Resources Director/Grievance Officer, 376 South Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420, (978) 345-3215.

      Aviso de No-Discriminación
      La política de no discriminación del Comité Escolar se extiende a los estudiantes, empleados y el público en general con los cuales que hace negocios. Las Escuelas Públicas de Fitchburg no discrimina, por razones de raza, color, religión, credo, origen nacional, género, orientación sexual, identidad de género, edad o discapacidad en la admisión, en el acceso a, empleo en, o en la igualdad de trato en sus programas y /o actividades en cumplimiento de la ley estatal y federal.
      Las preguntas relacionadas con esta política deben ser dirigidas a: El Director de Recursos Humanos/Official de Querellas, 376 South Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420, (978) 345-3215.
    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Craig Chalifoux , Principal LMS
    • 98 Academy Street
    • Fitchburg, Massachusetts 01420
    • Phone: 978-343-2146
    • Fax: 978-348-2323
    • Email: click here

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