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Middle School Science Teacher - Athlos Academy of St. Cloud

Posted on 2019-08-26 6:52:57 AM

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Position: Middle School Science Teacher (6-8) School Overview Athlos Academy of St. Cloud is a public, tuition-free K-8 charter school. Our school offers a unique approach that empowers students to live fulfilling, responsible, and successful lives by building on our three foundational pillars: Prepared Mind, Healthy Body, and Performance Character. Athlos students develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills as well as a broad knowledge base and healthy lifestyle habits. Our school culture celebrates high academic achievement, fosters individual growth in fitness and Performance Character, and promotes regular family engagement. Responsibilities and Duties • Plan, prepare, and deliver standards-based, student-centered instruction that engages all students and provides academic growth (following the mission, beliefs and strategies of Athlos Academies three pillars of performance) • Ensure student growth and achievement in accordance with grade level expectations • Differentiate instruction as needed to meet the academic, social, and emotional needs of all students • Model the Athlos culture by exemplifying the 3 Pillars: Prepared Mind, Healthy Body, and Performance Character (demonstrating 12 character traits, exemplifying a growth mindset and modeling a healthy lifestyle) • Accurately track student attendance, student progress, behavioral concerns, and classroom events • Regularly and professionally communicate with parents/guardians and the community • Participate in regular professional development, the school’s professional learning community and staff meetings to improve instruction • Work collaboratively and communicate professionally with school leadership and other staff members to maximize effective instructional activities and build positive school culture • Meet professional obligations by honoring schedules, deadlines, and all professional responsibilities • Demonstrate the standards for effective practices of teachers • Any other assigned duties as assigned Qualifications and Skills • Education: Minimum bachelor’s degree • Experience: Teaching experience preferred, but not required • Certification: Current MN teaching license in Science for grades 5-12 or elementary education with a middle school Science endorsement Characteristics of a Successful Candidate • Growth mindset • Reflective practitioner • Innovative • Creative problem solver • Willing to take risks • Highly organized • Effective at time management • Seeks out professional learning • Willing to continue to learn and try new strategies/protocols • Willing to plan and work collaboratively with a team • Able to build relationships with students from a variety of backgrounds • Good communicator and active listener To Apply: Submit Cover Letter, Resume, and 3 letters of Recommendation to careers@athlosstcloud.org.

Position: Middle School Science Teacher (6-8)

 

School Overview

Athlos Academy of St. Cloud is a public, tuition-free K-8 charter school. Our school offers a unique approach that empowers students to live fulfilling, responsible, and successful lives by building on our three foundational pillars: Prepared Mind, Healthy Body, and Performance Character. Athlos students develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills as well as a broad knowledge base and healthy lifestyle habits. Our school culture celebrates high academic achievement, fosters individual growth in fitness and Performance Character, and promotes regular family engagement. 

Responsibilities and Duties

·         Plan, prepare, and deliver standards-based, student-centered instruction that engages all students and provides academic growth (following the mission, beliefs and strategies of Athlos Academies three pillars of performance)

·         Ensure student growth and achievement in accordance with grade level expectations

·         Differentiate instruction as needed to meet the academic, social, and emotional needs of all students

·         Model the Athlos culture by exemplifying the 3 Pillars: Prepared Mind, Healthy Body, and Performance Character (demonstrating 12 character traits, exemplifying a growth mindset and modeling a healthy lifestyle)

·         Accurately track student attendance, student progress, behavioral concerns, and classroom events

·         Regularly and professionally communicate with parents/guardians and the community

·         Participate in regular professional development, the school’s professional learning community and staff meetings to improve instruction

·         Work collaboratively and communicate professionally with school leadership and other staff members to maximize effective instructional activities and build positive school culture

·         Meet professional obligations by honoring schedules, deadlines, and all professional responsibilities

·         Demonstrate the standards for effective practices of teachers

·         Any other assigned duties as assigned

 

Qualifications and Skills

·         Education: Minimum bachelor’s degree

·         Experience: Teaching experience preferred, but not required

·         Certification: Current MN teaching license in Science for grades 5-12 or elementary education with a middle school Science endorsement

 

Characteristics of a Successful Candidate

·         Growth mindset

·         Reflective practitioner

·         Innovative

·         Creative problem solver

·         Willing to take risks

·         Highly organized

·         Effective at time management

·         Seeks out professional learning

·         Willing to continue to learn and try new strategies/protocols

·         Willing to plan and work collaboratively with a team

·         Able to build relationships with students from a variety of backgrounds

·         Good communicator and active listener

 

To Apply: Submit Cover Letter, Resume, and 3 letters of Recommendation to careers@athlosstcloud.org.