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Job Information
Title /Position: URGENT NEED-6th Grade Teacher - Math/Science
Date Posted: Saturday, January 02, 2016
Date Close: Saturday, April 02, 2016
Category: Elementary Education / General Studies
Employment Type: Full Time
Start Date: Monday, February 01, 2016
Corp Name: East Chicago Urban Enterprise Acad
School: East Chicago Urban Enterprise Acad
Level: Elementary / Intermediate

Job Description

The Teacher is responsible for providing an educational atmosphere where students have the opportunity to fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and psychological growth. This person is responsible for organizing and implementing an instructional program that will result in students achieving academic success in accordance with ECUEA/AQS policy. We are looking for a teacher who has a genuine LOVE for children and learning. The teacher must be able to differentiate instruction and use data to drive that instruction.


Job Requirements
  • Implements instructional activities that contribute to a climate where students are actively engaged in meaningful learning experiences. 
  • Identifies, selects, and modifies instructional resources to meet the needs of the students with varying backgrounds, learning styles, and special needs.
  • Uses and analyzes data to drive instruction
  • Assists in assessing changing curricular needs and offers plans for improvement.
  • Maintains effective and efficient record keeping procedures.
  • Provides a positive environment in which students are encouraged to be actively engaged in the learning process.
  • Communicates effectively, both orally and in writing, with students, parents, and other professionals on a regular basis.
  • Collaborates with peers to enhance the instructional environment.
  • Ensures that student growth and achievement is continuous and appropriate for age group, subject area, and/or program classification.
  • Establishes and maintains cooperative working relationships with students, parents, and schools.
  • Demonstrates gains in student performance.
  • Meets professional obligations through efficient work habits such as: meeting deadlines, honoring schedules, collaborating with colleagues.

Job Qualifications
East Chicago Urban Enterprise Academy (ECUEA) is a public CHARTER school servicing K-8th grade students in Northwest Indiana. We are seeking licensed/certified teachers ONLY! Applicants must be creative, have high energy, have excellent classroom management skills, be performance driven and know how to use data to drive instruction.

  • Must be appropriately licensed by the State of Indiana to teach at the elementary school level.
  • Must hold a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education or Middle School math/science.
  • An expanded criminal history background check will be conducted.
  • The candidate must demonstrate effective organizational, interpersonal, leadership, verbal, and written skills.

Contact Information
Name: Mrs. Veronica Eskew
Phone: 219--39-2-3650
Email: veskew@aqs.org
Fax: 219--39-2-3652
Address 1402 East Chicago Avenue
East Chicago, IN 46312

Application Instructions
Please submit the following to Mrs. Veronica Eskew, Principal, at veskew@aqs.org or via fax (219-392-3652):
  • cover letter
  • resume
  • copy of teaching license or certificate
  • at least 2 letters of recommendation