Salem Academy Charter School

Salem, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3247470
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : March 18, 2020
  • Starting Date: August 31, 2020

Job Description

Salem Academy seeks an excellent math teacher for our 6th grade students. The ideal candidate has experience with standards-based grading and is committed to raising student achievement through an integration of rigorous college preparatory classes with service to the community.

Mission: Through a unique integration of college preparatory classes with service to the community, we graduate informed, articulate, and proactive students of strong character.

• Belief in the mission and vision of the school
• Relentless commitment to raising the academic achievement of all students
• Commitment to standards-based teaching and learning
• Ability to provide a structured, orderly, safe, and respectful environment for students
• Experience working with a diverse student body
• Experience teaching math and a sound understanding of the Common Core
• Excitement about integrating academics with service work
• Interest in working collaboratively to improve instruction for all students
• Eagerness to be part of creating an innovative and rigorous middle and high school program
• Possession of Massachusetts Teacher Certification or successful completion of the MTEL preferred

• Aligning curricular standards with state guidelines
• Monitoring student progress through standards-based assessments
• Analyzing student data
• Differentiating instruction
• Teaching 3 math classes each day
• Tutoring one day per week after school
• Planning and leading service learning projects
• Advising students through daily Connections class
• Inputting academic and behavioral data on the school data management system
• Participating in Parent/Teacher/Student Conferences each trimester and communicating regularly with families about academic and social issues
• Building and maintaining strong school culture centered on achievement
• Implementing common academic and behavioral procedures to ensure a structured, respectful, and achievement-oriented school
• Working collaboratively with colleagues to ensure the success of the school mission
• Participating in weekly professional development sessions (e.g., Curriculum Teams, workshops)
• Participating in weekly Form Meetings (e.g., grade level teams)

Salem Academy Charter School is an equal opportunity employer.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Administrator > Curriculum
    Administrator > Director/Coordinator/Manager
    Classroom Teacher > Middle Grades
    Classroom Teacher > Math: General
  • Welcome to Salem Academy Charter School!

    Salem Academy Charter School is a small, public charter school serving the diverse student population of Salem and the surrounding communities with grades six through twelve. Through a unique integration of rigorous college preparatory classes with service to the community, the school graduates informed, articulate and proactive individuals of strong character. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Salem Academy 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 3 years of relevant experience preferred
    • 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. Why do you want to work in a charter school and why, specifically, does Salem Academy's mission appeal to you?
      Short Essay (Answer limited TO 600 characters, including spaces)
    • 2. Where did you hear about this opportunity?
      Short Essay (Answer limited TO 600 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information

    • Matthew Chuchul , Teacher and Instructional Coach
    • 45 Congress Street
    • Salem, Massachusetts 01970

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