Job Title: Teacher – Middle School Math
Reports To: Principal
Wage/Hour Status: Exempt
School Year: 2019-2020
The employees of Aspen Ridge Preparatory School are a team working together to fulfill the Aspen Ridge mission and vision.
We are travelers on the Aspen Ridge Trailways. It is our mission to think independently, participate in our integrated world, and achieve individual goals in order to gain knowledge and understanding. We will approach challenges with confidence and assist others in our community while learning and growing together on the trail of success.
The Founders of the Aspen Ridge Preparatory School envision a community of students, teachers, parents, and administrators collaborating to create a rigorous, content-rich learning environment that fosters a lifelong love of learning and gives students a solid base of knowledge to compete in a global society. Students will participate in successful, research-based curricula in the core content areas along with a focus on technology, international experience, natural environment, personal development, and enrichment programs. Students will be encouraged to think independently and question the world around them. Ongoing assessment of the students, both formally and informally, will take place regularly to ensure individual student goals are attained by adapting instruction appropriately.
Summary of Position - Teacher
To provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences designed to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth. To empower students to think independently, participate in our integrated world, and achieve individual goals in order to gain knowledge and understanding.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Student Growth and Development
Professional Growth and Development:
Supervise teacher assistant(s), volunteer(s), and student teacher(s) as assigned.
Computer, interactive white boards, document cameras, iPads, and software necessary for administrative and educational tasks.
Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:
Be able to meet mental demands of teaching assignment (i.e. maintain emotional control under stress). Be able to meet physical demands of teaching assignment (i.e. frequent standing, stooping, bending, pulling, and pushing). Be able to maintain an environment conducive to teaching and learning (i.e. moving media equipment, desks, and other classroom equipment).
Successful teaching experiences, successful student teaching experience or approved internship
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, policy and expectation documents, staff agreements, and evaluation rubric documents. Ability to speak effectively before groups of students, parents, staff, teachers and school administrators.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The work environment at Aspen Ridge Preparatory School described in this document is representative of the essential functions of this job. The hours of this position may be long when specific needs arise and some extended days and schedules will be necessary. Aspen Ridge Preparatory School is a dynamic environment with an ever-developing educational environment and growing culture. Adaptability to change is essential.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $38,000.00 to $45,467.00 /year