Alma del Mar Charter School ( learn more )

New Bedford, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3169348
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : September 5, 2019
  • Starting Date: September 16, 2019

Job Description

Alma del Mar is a K-8 charter school whose mission is to put every one of our scholars on the path to college and to challenge them to be service-minded leaders. We do this by immersing our scholars in a highly demanding, highly supportive environment where they receive a content–rich education.

Alma gets results for kids. After fewer than three years at Alma, our scholars outperform their district peers in reading ability and surpass their suburban peers in mathematics achievement. In addition, we’re known for being a highly inclusive school. Over 30% of scholars at Alma receive some additional academic or behavioral support and we have been nationally recognized for our effectiveness in serving this population.

Physical Education Teacher Role:

Alma del Mar is seeking a great teacher to be substitute Physical Education Teacher and general building substitute. The Physical Education teacher will be responsible for teaching physical education to 450 scholars in grades K-8. The Physical Education Teacher will be expected to collaborate with other team members. To succeed on this team, you must set and maintain a high bar for yourself and for your students, you must grow constantly, and you must effectively build relationships with students, families and colleagues.

Who We’re Looking For

We seek outstanding teachers with the following qualifications:

Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree
Commitment to promoting healthy lifestyles & fitness among children
At least one year of experience teaching high quality PE curriculum to elementary and/or middle school students
Experience designing curriculum
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
A high level of personal organization
Bilingual preferred

What You Can Expect

Weekly meetings with someone who supports you
High quality professional development
Fully stocked supply closets for all your classroom needs
2-3 prep periods per day
Competitive pay and benefits

Alma del Mar is an equal opportunity employer and an organization that values diversity. People from all diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. Spanish language proficiency is a plus.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Classroom Teacher > Middle Grades
    Classroom Teacher > Physical Education
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Alma del Mar Charter School 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

    • At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Libby Merrill , Director of Talent
    • 515 Belleville Ave.
    • New Bedford, Massachusetts 02746

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