GRADE 4/5 ELA TEACHER

Orange Elementary School ( learn more )

Ralph C. Mahar Regional School District

Orange, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 4007567
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : August 16, 2022
  • Starting Date: August 29, 2022

Job Description

Position open: ELA Grade 4/5 Teachers.

The Orange Elementary Schools are seeking a ELA Grade 4/5 Teacher.
Job Description: Classroom Teacher


Curriculum and Planning
Demonstrates a depth of content knowledge and understanding.
Develops lesson plans that are age and developmentally appropriate.
Designs lessons that accommodate multiple learning styles.
Activates and builds upon students’ prior skills, interests and knowledge.
Aligns lesson objectives with school and state standards.
Adapts curriculum in accordance with student IEPs and 504 plans.
The Classroom Environments
Interacts respectfully with all students.
Conveys enthusiasm for subject matter.
Holds all students accountable to high expectations for achievement and growth.
Promotes and manages collaborative learning.
Establishes effective classroom routines and procedures.
Organizes the physical environment to maximize student learning.
Instruction
Communicates clear directions and procedures.
Identifies and communicates learning objectives for skills and content.
Allocates and manages instructional time effectively.
Facilities smooth and efficient transitions and maximizes instructional time.
Incorporates questioning strategies to improve student thinking and learning.
Facilitates engaging and inclusive classroom discussion.
Varies instruction to accommodate different learning styles.
Executes departmental/subject area expectations into instruction.
Designs, selects and incorporates materials and resources that stimulate student learning.
Adapts instruction in accordance with student IEPs and 504 plans.
Assessment
Aligns assessments with instructional goals.
Designs assessments around clear criteria or standards.
Provides ongoing, timely and useful feedback to students.
Utilizes a variety of assessment strategies.
Uses assessment data to inform and improve curriculum and instruction.
Adapts assessments in accordance with student IEPs and 504 plans.
Professional Responsibilities
Maintains accurate and up-to-date records.
Communicates frequently and professionally with parents.
Maintains respectful, collegial and collaborative relationships with colleagues.
Supports the extracurricular life of the school.
Seeks and participates in collaborative inquiry as professional development.
Adheres to and upholds school rules and procedures.
Reflects positively on the Orange Elementary community.
Fulfills basic professional responsibilities.
Contributes positively to the professional culture of the school.


Licensure: Appropriate Massachusetts Licensure Required

The Town of Orange offers a wide array of benefits available to full-time employees which include 70% Employer Paid health, dental and life insurance. We also offer retirement plans and supplemental insurances for additional life insurance, short and long-term disability, cancer and accidental policies, etc. We offer sick/personal days and vacation days for those that are year round (as per contracts).
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > ELL / ESL / SEI / TESOL
    Classroom Teacher > English & Language Arts
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Ralph C. Mahar Regional School District 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
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Lisa Lewis
    • 131 West Main Street
    • Orange, Massachusetts 01364

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