Aug 23, 2023
Scott, AR, USA
LOCATION: Scott Charter School
15306 Alexander Rd.
Scott, AR 72142
Web Page: academicsplus.org
Academics Plus Charter Schools, Inc. (APCSI) is seeking an innovative and qualified Math 7, Alg. I & II, Geometry, Quantitative Literacy Teacher at our Scott Charter school location for grades 7-12 to join our team for the 2023-2024 school year.
POSITION TITLE: Teacher
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's degree from accredited university
Meets Arkansas Qualified Teacher (AQT) Standards
Valid Arkansas teaching certificate with required endorsements for subject
and level assigned preferred.
REPORTS TO: Principal
JOB GOALS: Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences designed to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical and social growth. Enable students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in society.
As a part of the base salary, the Employee will provide students with enrichment activities or remediation two (2) days a week as approved by the principal, chief operating officer or chief executive officer. Participate in professional learning communities (PLC) as approved by the principal chief operating officer or executive director 3 days a week. Work the entire school day and all other hours scheduled, including those on nights, early mornings and weekends, this includes by not limited to high school graduation, open house and fall festival Demonstrate relentless commitment to the academic achievement of all students. Instruct students individually and in groups, using various teaching methods such as lectures, discussions, and demonstrations. Adapt teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs and interests. Communicate and promote expectations for high-level performance from students; hold students accountable for high performance; recognize excellence and achievement. Establish and maintain an orderly and supportive classroom environment in which students actively participate and show respect for one another and the teacher. Assess, track, and provide feedback to students on their progress and assignments and maintain a record of grades. Work cooperatively with special education teachers to modify curricula as needed for special education students according to guidelines established in Individual Education Plan (IEP). Help Students to analyze and improve study methods and habits. Conduct ongoing assessments of student achievement through formal and informal testing. Be a positive role model for students and support the mission of Academics Plus Charter School. Maintain a professional relationship with colleagues, students, parents and community members to establish a positive learning environment. Meet the parents and guardians to discuss the children's progress and to determine priorities for their children and their resource needs. Assume responsibility for assigned non-teaching duties. Participate in activities that are related to school functions and/or educational processes which occur outside the regular school day. Provide students with enrichment activities or remediation two days a week as approved by the principal or executive director Communicate positively with students, parents, visitors and staff. Effectively and positively communicate orally and in writing Maintain a positive attitude and represent the school in a positive manner at all times Other duties as assigned by principals.
Mental Demands: Maintain emotional control under stress
Physical Demands: Frequent standing, stooping, bending, pulling and pushing; moving small stacks of textbooks, media equipment, desks, and other classroom equipment
The foregoing statements describe the general purpose and responsibilities assigned to this job and are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills that may be required.