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Elementary Education Teacher, K-6 - Metro Tech Academy

Posted on 2020-08-11 8:45:32 AM

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Elementary Teacher – K-6 – Metro Tech Academy, Minneapolis, MN Job Title: Elementary Teacher – Metro Tech Academy Job Location: Minneapolis, MN Background: Metro Tech Academy is a charter school, serving grades K-6 with approximately 150 students with diverse backgrounds. Due to growing enrollment, we are looking for dynamic teachers willing to be part of the school family committed to excellence. Successful candidates will provide highly-effective and high-quality instruction as an elementary classroom teacher with identified students as English Language Learners. Essential Functions: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge, and skills. This list is illustrative only and is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and duties performed by incumbents of this position. Employees are required to be in attendance and prepared to begin work at the school on the specified days and hours. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: Develop and maintain long-range and daily instructional plans based on Metro Tech Academy’s curricula that foster thinking, reasoning, and problem-solving. Provide effective, developmentally-appropriate and differentiated instruction for diverse learners Promote students' comprehension of and interaction in a respectful environment Regularly assess student learning of subject content and language using multiple forms of assessment. Promote cooperation, assertion, responsibility, empathy, and self-control among students, as well as conflict resolution strategies. Establish developmentally-appropriate behavioral expectations for students. Collaborate with peers to develop and implement best practices based on the students’ needs and abilities Collaborate and communicate regularly with families in making educational decisions. Promote family involvement to support student learning. Attend staff meetings and serve on staff committees as required Meet Metro Tech Academy’s standards for performance and attendance. Qualifications: ∙ Current MN teaching license or endorsement in one of the following: o Elementary Education K-6 - Classroom and Curriculum development experience - Experience teaching in a team environment - Demonstrates continued professional development through coursework, action research, peer collaboration, and/or job-embedded staff development. - Prior success with diverse learners is desirable. - Working knowledge of effective classroom management techniques and current researched best practices and strategies as well as students’ learning styles and needs, both academic and affective. - Familiarity with/training in Responsive Classroom and Immersion teaching preferred. Starting Date: August 2020 Application Deadline: Open until filled To Apply: Send a cover letter, letter of recommendation and resume to Yusuf Waged, hr@metrotechmn.org Metro Tech Academy 2511 Taylor St NE Minneapolis, MN 55418 MTA is an equal opportunity educator and employer committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation and/or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.


Elementary Teacher – K-6 – Metro Tech Academy, Minneapolis, MN

Job Title:  Elementary Teacher – Metro Tech Academy

Job Location:  Minneapolis, MN

Background:  Metro Tech Academy is a charter school, serving grades K-6
with approximately 150 students with diverse backgrounds. Due to growing
enrollment, we are looking for dynamic teachers willing to be part of
the school family committed to excellence.

Successful candidates will provide highly-effective and high-quality
instruction as an elementary classroom teacher with identified students
as English Language Learners.

Essential Functions: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans
with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative
duties, knowledge, and skills.  This list is illustrative only and is
not a comprehensive listing of all functions and duties performed by
incumbents of this position.  Employees are required to be in attendance
and prepared to begin work at the school on the specified days and
hours.  Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely
listed in job descriptions but are an essential function.  Essential
duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the
following:
Develop and maintain long-range and daily instructional plans based on
Metro Tech Academy’s curricula that foster thinking, reasoning, and
problem-solving.
Provide effective, developmentally-appropriate and differentiated
instruction for diverse learners
Promote students' comprehension of and interaction in a respectful
environment
Regularly assess student learning of subject content and language using
multiple forms of assessment.
Promote cooperation, assertion, responsibility, empathy, and
self-control among students, as well as conflict resolution strategies. 
Establish developmentally-appropriate behavioral expectations for
students.
Collaborate with peers to develop and implement best practices based on
the students’ needs and abilities
Collaborate and communicate regularly with families in making
educational decisions.  Promote family involvement to support student
learning.
Attend staff meetings and serve on staff committees as required
Meet Metro Tech Academy’s standards for performance and attendance.

Qualifications:
∙       Current MN teaching license or endorsement in one of the
following:
o   Elementary Education K-6

- Classroom and Curriculum development experience
- Experience teaching in a team environment
- Demonstrates continued professional development through coursework,
action research, peer collaboration, and/or job-embedded staff
development.
- Prior success with diverse learners is desirable.
- Working knowledge of effective classroom management techniques and
current researched best practices and strategies as well as students’
learning styles and needs, both academic and affective.
- Familiarity with/training in Responsive Classroom and Immersion
teaching preferred.

Starting Date: August 2020

Application Deadline:  Open until filled

To Apply:  Send a cover letter, letter of recommendation and resume to
Yusuf Waged, hr@metrotechmn.org


Metro Tech Academy
2511 Taylor St NE
Minneapolis, MN  55418

MTA is an equal opportunity educator and employer committed to
maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on
the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual
orientation, marital status, age, citizenship status, veteran status,
political affiliation and/or disability, as defined and required by
state and federal laws.