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5th Grade Teacher

Benjamin Franklin Charter School Queen Creek, AZ
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Title Teacher – 5th grade Elementary Teacher 2020/21 SY 

Classification Exempt 

Employment Term Twelve month contract/Ten month school year

Reports to Principal 

 

Position Objective:  While under the direct supervision of the Principal, the Teacher will plan, organize, and implement the school’s instructional program in a learning environment that motivates and guides students to develop and fulfill their academic potential. 

 

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support BFCS Vision, Mission, and Goals.

  • Promote and adhere to BFCS policies and procedures.

  • Provide a safe, structured environment focused on academic excellence. 

  • Create a learning environment that is engaging and conducive to effective instruction; maintain standards of student behavior.

  • Provide direct instruction using a Back-to-Basics curriculum including Spalding (reading & writing), Saxon Math, Science, and Social Studies.

  • Prepare and follow lesson plans correlated with the prescribed curriculum and pacing guides.

  • Communicate learning objectives to students in a well-planned, organized manner using clear and precise language.

  • Monitor and assess student progress; provide ongoing feedback to students and parents.

  • Use classroom and state assessment data to inform and improve instruction.

  • Participate in team reviews concerning students’ academic progress.

  • Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with students, parents, and other professionals on a regular basis to discuss students’ progress and interpret the instructional program. 

  • Maintain accurate, complete, and legible records as required by law and school policy.

  • Reflect on teaching practices and strive to improve professional competence.

  • Assume responsibility for meeting classroom and school-wide student performance goals.

  • Attend staff meetings and serve on committees as required.

  • Participate in curriculum development programs as required.

  • Participate in school-wide events, scheduled meetings, and parent conferences.

  • Meet any additional specific job requirements as indicated by the school site or District.

Professional Competencies

  • Be responsible, reliable, and punctual.

  • Promote positive interactions with students, parents, and colleagues.

  • Be flexible and adaptable to change.

  • Positively accept direction and performance feedback.

  • Exercise positive and proactive problem solving skills for personal behavior and conflict resolution.

  • Direct constructive criticism and concerns to the appropriate source.

  • Be a positive role model for students and colleagues. 

 

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Company Description
Benjamin Franklin Charter School was one of Arizona's first charter schools and has been "Educating Arizona...One Student at a Time" (TM) for more than 20 years. Our mission is to offer a well-rounded education with proven superior academics, exceptional programs, time-honored values and a high level of parental participation.

Benjamin Franklin Charter School

Why Work Here?

Top notch Charter School with excellent students and staff.

Benjamin Franklin Charter School was one of Arizona's first charter schools and has been "Educating Arizona...One Student at a Time" (TM) for more than 20 years. Our mission is to offer a well-rounded education with proven superior academics, exceptional programs, time-honored values and a high level of parental participation.

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Queen Creek, AZ
USA

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