Teacher 4th and 5th Departmentalized

Westside K8 - Kissimmee, FL (30+ days ago)

We are accepting online applications for Elementary Teachers grade 4 or 5for the 2018-2019 school year .

Specific duties include:

  • Be an integral part of a collaborative learning community with a growth mindset.
  • Demonstrating a high level of responsiveness to students needs including the implementation of differentiated teaching strategies
  • Create a classroom environment centered around a variety of learning areas and engaging activities
  • Managing student behavior in a manner that optimizes the learning environment and develops student ownership
  • Ensure the safety of each student by supervising and engaging in recess, lunch, and transitions between classrooms
  • Maintaining regular communication with students and their parents regarding progress
  • Working cooperatively with grade-level teachers to integrate instruction
  • Willingness to teach in departmentalized teams (Math/Science or ELA/Social Studies)
  • Willingness to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with parents, the community, and administrative staff.

Required Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills demonstrating tact and diplomacy
  • Strong organizational and classroom management skills
  • A willingness and ability to assist in extra-curricular activities is preferred

Minimum Job Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree from an accredited institution of higher learning;
  • Possession of valid Florida teaching certification for Elementary Education K-5 (as appropriate).

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $41,000.00 to $60,000.00 /year


  • Bachelor's


  • Florida Elementary Teaching Certificate