Secondary School English Teacher 6-12 Grades

PODER Academy Secondary School - Cheyenne, WY

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PODER Academy Secondary School

English Teacher Job Description

Mission

The PODER Academy prepares students for college and beyond through rigorous academic and athletic programs.

Position Summary

The PODER Academy is looking for a passionate and dedicated English Teacher for 6th– 10thgrade classes. The teacher will be a part of a winning team and utilize a successful model that calls for hard work, long hours, intense focus, and determination. The job of the English Teacher is to provide support to the instructional process by serving as a teacher with specific responsibilities for supervising students, developing lesson plans, delivering direct instruction as well as individual student instruction as tutoring, and collaboration with other teachers and administration.

Qualifications

  • Wyoming State Department of Education certification for subject and grade level or both
  • BA or BS degree
  • Must be Highly Qualified Status
  • Must be Endorsed in English
  • Able to pass a background check
  • Passion for teaching diverse and free/reduced lunch students
  • Willingness to work hard and put in long hours – must be flexible
  • Experience working with 6-10 grade and/or experience working with diverse students
  • Be a team player
  • Multiple Certifications/Endorsements a plus
  • Bilingual in English/Spanish is a plus (not required)

Responsibilities

GET STUDENTS PREPARED FOR COLLEGE

  • Institute a rigorous classroom setting
  • Provide class, small group, and individual instruction
  • Do whatever it takes to ensure that students are testing a grade level or above by the end of the school year
  • Provide weekly lesson plans and a syllabus to the Principal

Compensation

The PODER Academy is offering a competitive salary and excellent benefits (medical & dental for employee and dependents, employer matching retirement with the Wyoming Retirement System, and more).

Commitment to Diversity

The PODER Academy is actively seeking to build a diverse and experienced team of educators. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, handicap, age, religion, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, and we are an equal opportunity employer.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $48,500.00 /year

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

License:

  • Wyoming Teaching (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Class size:

  • 16-25