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North Adams Public Schools

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3915494
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : June 16, 2022
  • Starting Date: August 29, 2022

Job Description

This is a NATA contracted position.

Job Goal:To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Supervision:Reports to the Building Principal.

Performance Responsibilities:

1.Meets and instructs assigned classes in the locations and at the times designated.
2.Plans a program of study that, as much as possible, meets the individual needs, interests, and abilities of the students.
3.Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of the students.
4.Prepares for classes assigned and shows written evidence of preparation upon request of immediate superior.
5.Encourages students to set and maintain standards of classroom behavior.
6.Guides the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and, in harmony with the goals, establishes clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects to communicate these objectives to students.
7.Employs a variety of instructional techniques and instructional media, consistent with the physical limitations of the location provided and the needs and capabilities of the individuals or student groups involved.
8.Strives to implement by instruction and action the school’s philosophy of education and instructional goals and objectives.
9.Assesses the accomplishments of students on a regular basis and provides progress reports as required.
10.Develops and maintains effective communication with parents of students in order to help them gain a meaningful understanding of the progress, promise, and problems of their children.
11.Diagnoses the learning disabilities of students on a regular basis, seeking the assistance of school specialists as required.
12.Takes all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities.
13.Maintains accurate, complete, and correct records as required by law, school policy, and administrative regulation.
14.Knows and follows procedures that have been established for the safety and well-being of students.
15.Any other duties as may be assigned by Administration.

The Committee's policy of nondiscrimination will extend to students, staff, the general public, and individuals with whom it does business; No person shall be excluded from or discriminated against in admission to a public school of any town or in obtaining the advantages, privileges, and courses of study of such public school on account of age, race, color, sex, gender identity, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or homelessness.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > Math: General
  • Job Requirements

    • Required: Massachusetts Department of Education Certification as a Mathematics Teacher (8-12). Bachelor's Degree.

      Preferred: Prior work experience as a Mathematics Teacher. Master's Degree.

      Physical Requirements:The position requires a moderate amount of walking, standing, sitting and climbing stairs and step stool whenever necessary. Activities also include moderate physical exertion in body movement such as reaching, bending, twisting, grasping, pushing, and pulling of objects. The position requires lifting objects of 20 pounds on a frequent basis, and over 20 pounds occasionally. There is a frequent requirement of fine manipulation associated with the required use of a computer, typewriter, keyboard, calculator, and other business machines.

      Environmental Conditions: The occupant is required to work indoors. The regular chemical solvents are toners and cleaning fluids. The occupant may also come into contact with ink, chalk, and other materials associated with the teaching process.

    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Charlene Volff
    • 10 Main Street, Second Floor
    • North Adams, Massachusetts 01247
    • Phone: 4137761458
    • Fax: 413-776-1685
    • Email: click here

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