2022-23 PERMANENT / IN HOUSE GUEST TEACHER

Christa McAuliffe Charter School

Framingham, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3735101
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : December 6, 2021
  • Starting Date: August 1, 2022

Job Description

Position Overview
Substitute teaching for McAuliffe is a great opportunity for a teacher or teacher in-training to be part of an organization dedicated to transforming the lives of middle school students. For those applicants on their way to becoming licensed teachers, you will be connected to exciting job opportunities, as we recruit from our substitute pool on an annual basis. The full-time position is 40 hours per week. Specific working hours are 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. daily, M-F.

Mission
The mission of the Christa McAuliffe Charter School is to cultivate within each member of a diverse student body an intense commitment to self and community, the courage and insight to set high standards for academic and personal success, and the knowledge, skills, and attitudes to achieve those standards.

About the School
The Christa McAuliffe Charter School is a diverse Expeditionary Learning school for 400 scholars in grades 6-8. Our hands-on curriculum inspires achievement through active learning, character growth, and teamwork.

McAuliffe is a community of engaged, motivated learners — students and adults alike. At McAuliffe, students take ownership of their learning, guided by creative, passionate adults who adeptly navigate the ever-present balancing act of challenge and support. A spirit of adventure pervades the school, and the energy is seemingly boundless. McAuliffe is the rare middle school where it really is ok to be yourself. The community values independence and individuality, while practicing collaboration, inclusivity, and acceptance.

Responsibilities / Expectations
In the absence of the regular classroom teacher, the substitute teacher helps students learn subject matter and/or skills required for scheduled lessons and to provide meaningful instruction for assigned classroom. The substitute will:
- Carry out a program of study prescribed in the lesson plans left by the classroom teacher
- Create a classroom environment that is conducive to learning
- Guide learning process toward the achievement of the objectives indicated in the lesson plan
- Keep notes for the absent teacher and leave student work and other materials in an organized way.
- May perform other duties as assigned; such as lunch/recess duty, or assist in a schedule of classes, or help out with administrative tasks.
- Participate in weekly professional development with all faculty.

Qualifications
- Bachelor's degree required.
- Ideal candidate will be flexible and easily adaptable, comfortable with working with students at all grade levels, and be able to provide differentiated instruction and support in multiple classroom environments.
- Interest in building your teaching skills.
- Strong communication skills.
- Enjoys middle school age students.
- Strong behavior management skills including a balance of firmness, warmth, and humor.
- Ability to “think on your feet” and have fun doing it.
- Desire to connect with a community of educators who may want to hire you as a teacher in the future.

If selected, candidates must complete state-mandated fingerprinting.
  • Salary may be negotiable depending on years of experience.*
    • Position Type: Full-time
    • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Middle Grades
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  • Employer Description

    The Christa McAuliffe Charter School is an Expeditionary Learning charter school for students in sixth, seventh, and eighth grades, serving students from Ashland, Framingham, Natick, Holliston, Hopkinton, Marlborough, Sudbury, and Southborough and a number of other towns outside of Boston.

    The mission of the Christa McAuliffe Charter School is to cultivate within each member of a diverse student body, through the Expeditionary Learning design, an intense commitment to self and community, the courage and insight to set high standards for academic and personal success, and the knowledge, skills, and attitudes to achieve those standards. Learn more about us...


    Location Description

    The Christa McAuliffe Charter School is an Expeditionary Learning charter school for students in sixth, seventh, and eighth grades, serving students from Ashland, Framingham, Natick, Holliston, Hopkinton, Marlborough, Sudbury, and Southborough and a number of other towns outside of Boston.

    The mission of the Christa McAuliffe Charter School is to cultivate within each member of a diverse student body, through the Expeditionary Learning design, an intense commitment to self and community, the courage and insight to set high standards for academic and personal success, and the knowledge, skills, and attitudes to achieve those standards. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Christa McAuliffe 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

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

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Nellie Zupancic
    • 139 Newbury Street
    • Framingham, Massachusetts 01071

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