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Pennsylvania Certified Biology Teacher

Liguori Academy Philadelphia, PA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $45,000 to $50,000 Annually
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Job Description:

The Liguori Academy Teacher will be responsible for the successful completion of the following tasks:

  • Complete all grading, create progress reports and conduct parent conferences in a timely manner;
  • Provide customized instruction for all students
  • Continuously evaluate the interventions for students in order to determine their effectiveness and make adjustments as needed
  • Actively participate in daily professional learning communities to best enhance the delivery of instruction for all students
  • Review curriculum and devise alternate approaches to presenting lessons to increase student understanding (working directly with students and parents);
  • Communicate with parents, students and other teachers on a regular basis to develop and update personal learning plans and schedules, score assessments, provide feedback on student work, suggest instructional approaches and strategies, monitor completion of assignments and coach special projects;
  • Work collaboratively with other teachers to ensure that all students are successfully progressing through the program, that parents have a central point of contact, and that tasks are distributed among the teachers;
  • Develop a general knowledge of the entire curriculum and a very detailed knowledge of the courses for which responsible;
  • Support students and parents with alternate strategies and provide additional assistance with daily assignments and projects;
  • Communicate regularly with parents, students, and curriculum specialists through use of computer and telephone;
  • Keep student records and data up-to-date, including cumulative files, online student and family information, attendance accounting, and logging all student and parent contacts;
  • Consult with other teachers and staff to develop alternate enrichment activities and modifications to students’ programs to increase student understanding;
  • Work with other teachers to coordinate social activities and relevant field trips for students;
  • Manage field trips and make efforts to integrate trips into the curriculum;
  • Participate in student recruiting sessions and other marketing efforts that require teacher representation;
  • Attend field trips and other community activities implemented for families;
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • Highly qualified and certified to teach in Pennsylvania (appropriate to grade level and content area responsibilities)
  • Strong technology skills (especially with Microsoft OS and MS Office programs)
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Customer focused approach
  • High degree of flexibility
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in fast paced environment
  • Team player track record
  • Ability to work remotely, if necessary

About Liguori Academy:

Liguori Academy is an independent high school located in the Kensington community of Philadelphia. We are a family built on the motto of Boundless Love. The Liguori model uses hand-tailored curriculum to drive its instructional approach. Combining computer-based coursework and collaborative classroom environments, students encounter innovative educational opportunities centered around their individual needs. In-time data collection and intuitive evaluation tools track and monitor the progress of each student, aiding academic achievement. We maintain a small student to teacher ratio which allows teachers to be more engaged with the students.

Job Type: Full-time

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

License:

  • Pennsylvania Certification-Biology (Required)

Liguori Academy

Why Work Here?

If you are looking for a family/friendly environment that focuses on empowering youth, Liguori is the place for you!

Address

1952 East Allegheny Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19134
Philadelphia, PA
19134 USA

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