English/Reading Teacher 9 - 12

EdisonLearning Inc. - Palm Springs, FL

The English/Reading Teacher is responsible for the daily instructional delivery of curriculum, assessment, and classroom management that aligns with the school’s vision, mission, and values while also meeting state and national academic standards. The role will be responsible to understand and demonstrate the importance of effective communication with students, school personnel, and parents.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Plan and implement the School curriculum for assigned grade levels and subjects
Grade essays, research papers, and open-ended response items while providing feedback to students
Identify and select appropriate instructional materials aligned to content standards
Implement relevant information from research and professional literature on best practices in instruction
Demonstrate knowledge of state standards, testing requirements, and graduation requirements within the core content
Analyze formal and informal data and accurately complete student data assessment analysis and provide informative reports regarding student instruction and achievement
Develop short term and annual goals, based on identified student needs, that reflects national school counseling standards and state program components related to guidance curriculum, individual student planning, responsive services, and system support
Other duties as deemed necessary by the Program Director

Skills and Knowledge:
Ability to demonstrate and maintain positive relationships with colleagues and building principal
Experienced in collaborating with teacher teams and adapting work to the needs of teachers and students
Knowledge and demonstration of using innovative skills in instruction (analytical thinking, problem solving, communicating, collaborating, and finding and evaluating information)
Demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to utilize technology for communication and instruction to work with parents, students, and other service agencies
Demonstrate organizational skills and initiative for working with minimal direct supervision while prioritizing workload
Evidence of ongoing professional learning and reflective practice to continuously improve student and adult learning
A working knowledge of current research and resources in instruction
Knowledge and experience using technology for communication, data analysis, gathering and organizing information for presentations
Maintain confidentiality

An Equal Opportunity Employer

EdisonLearning is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of any kind: EdisonLearning is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. All employment decisions at EdisonLearning are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, prior record of arrest or conviction (except as provided by law) or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. EdisonLearning will not tolerate discrimination, harassment, or retaliation based on any of these characteristics as required by civil rights law.

Applicable Florida Teacher Certification
Bachelor’s Degree required
Minimum of three to five years’ of exemplary teaching experience in the classroom
Must be able to work flexible hours to meet the needs of students
Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and Outlook
Experience working with at-risk student population in some capacity preferred