EXTENDED STUDIES TEACHER

Howe-Manning Elementary School

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

Middleton, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3171254
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : September 10, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Topsfield Elementary Schools
Title: Extended Studies Teacher: Grades 4-6 (.5FTE)
Qualifications:
• Master’s degree or equivalent preferred
• Valid Massachusetts Elementary Teacher Professional License, Academically Advanced certification preferred
• Evidence of successful teaching at the elementary level especially with academically advanced students
• Demonstrate ability to individualize and make use of techniques for teaching the academically advanced
• Experience with the administration of tools that identify academically advanced students
• Strong communication skills
• Meets the DESE requirements to be considered a “Highly Qualified Teacher”
Reports to: Building Principal
Evaluated by: Building Principal and Director of Curriculum
Job Goal: To meet the needs of students who are academically advanced by providing advanced curriculum, enrichment units, instruction in process and effective growth experiences
Performance Responsibilities:
• Develop program objectives, enrichment units and process curricula for extended studies program
• Develop lesson plans, including activities and materials, and implement objectives through individual and small group activities
• Supervise the identification process of academically advanced children in the district
• Employ a variety of instructional techniques, strategies, and media, consistent with capabilities of the individuals or student group involved
• Monitor students’ progress, keep appropriate records, and prepare reports on a regular basis
• Serve as a resource person in gifted education for all district personnel
• Communicate with students, parents, regular classroom teachers and administrators through conferences and other means to discuss students’ progress and interpret the extended studies program
• Assist in scheduling academic modules
• Maintain professional competence through professional development activities provided by the district and/or self-selected professional growth activities
• Demonstrate effective interpersonal and communication skills
Work Year: 181 School Days + 2 Professional Development Days = 183 Days

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.

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  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Classroom Teacher > Middle Grades
  • Welcome to Howe-Manning Elementary School!

    MISSION STATEMENT
    The Mission of the Middleton Elementary Schools is to provide the academic foundation and the social and emotional support for children to meet the challenges of citizenship expected of life-long learners in an increasingly technological and interdependent world.

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    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

    • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

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    Contact Information

    • Jeffrey Bryson
    • 26 Central Street
    • Middleton, Massachusetts 01949-1714
    • Phone: 978-739-2800
    • Fax: 978-774-1411
    • Email: click here

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