WELLNESS TEACHER

Hudson High School

Hudson Public Schools

Hudson, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3906004
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : May 27, 2022
  • Starting Date: August 29, 2022

Job Description

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion are core values of the Hudson Public Schools. We believe that the educational environment is enhanced when diverse groups of people with diverse ideas come together to learn. Applicants whose work incorporates a global perspective and a demonstrated commitment to issues of diversity in education are particularly encouraged to apply.

Hudson High School seeks a Wellness Teacher for the 2022-2023 school year who would be excited to join a passionate team of Wellness teachers offering a dynamic health and physical education curriculum to grades 8-12.

Hudson Public Schools Wellness Department Mission Statement: The Hudson Public Schools Wellness Department empowers every student to acquire evidence based skills for lifelong health and wellness. Students will demonstrate an understanding of this content and develop health literacy, self-management, promotion and advocacy. Guided by Massachusetts State Health Frameworks and National Health Education and Physical Education Standards, this comprehensive program provides a safe learning environment that respects the diversity of all individuals. The Wellness program provides each student with critical thinking, social/emotional, and problem solving skills that will assist in understanding the importance of wellness and their responsibility to their community.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Health
    Classroom Teacher > Physical Education
  • Employer Description

    Goals

    1.Continuous improvement of student achievement

    2.Continuous improvement of a safe and supportive environment

    3.Increase parent and community engagement with our schools

    4.Continuous improvement of health and wellness

    5.Increase the clarity of strategic direction and continuously improve infrastructure

    Vision

    In partnership with families and community, we will maintain standards of academic excellence, preparing all students to be intellectually curious, academically confident, and successful active citizens in a competitive and global environment.

    Core Values

    We believe in addressing the needs of the whole child, fostering students’ intellectual growth, cultural competency, creativity, and wellbeing.

    We believe in rigorous academic standards, a challenging curriculum with service learning opportunities for all students, and high expectations for students’ ethical, civic, and social development.

    We believe successful instruction is student-focused and that it addresses the individual’s unique needs and talents.

    We believe in the potential of all students to grow continuously and to develop the critical thinking skills, independence, and personal responsibility required for success in school, career, and life.

    We believe that every educator is an active contributor to a community of learners focused on continuous improvement.

    We believe schools, families, and the community working together can provide the best opportunity for our students to be academically successful and contributing citizens. Learn more about us...

    Location Description

    Our Mission for Hudson Public Schools is Delivering World-Class Education Today for the Global Leaders of Tomorrow

    Our Values are to create a culture of:

    1. Excellence - We work with integrity and hold ourselves accountable for exemplary service, outcomes, and interactions.
    2. Strong Relationships - We build a strong sense of community based on clear communication and partnerships.
    3. Educating the Whole Child - We recognize students as unique individuals and frame decisions with all students in mind.

    Our Vision is: Every student feels nurtured, challenged, and confident to embrace the future.

    Our Theory of Action is that all Hudson Public Schools personnel work collaboratively to educate the whole child, then all students will succeed and become productive citizens.

    Our Strategic Objectives are:

    1. High Quality Instructional Practices - Build capacity at all District levels to ensure that every educator and administrator are utilizing high-leverage practices to support outstanding teaching and learning experiences for ALL students, every day.
    2. Educating the Whole Child - Provide rigorous, inclusive academic and social emotional learning experiences to ensure ALL students succeed academically.
    3. Innovative Educational Practices - Ensure that ALL students are exposed and engaged in innovative and challenging academic courses and programs.
    4. Climate and Culture - Develop a culture that promotes equity, eliminates opportunity gaps, and empowers students and adults to build strong relationships, psychological safety, and mutual accountability. Learn more about us...

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    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Hudson 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

    • MA DESE Certifications required:
      Physical Education (grades 5-12)
      Health/Family and Consumer Science (All grade levels)

      Ability to communicate in Portuguese and/or Spanish preferred.
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Jason Medeiros , Principal
    • 69 Brigham St
    • Hudson, Massachusetts 01749

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