Middle School Math Teacher

Green Tech
Albany-Troy, NY
Teacher
$45K - $60K/year
Subjects
Math
Grades
7th - 8th
Description

Overview

This position will be teaching Middle School Math to 7th and 8th graders. Will need to be proficient in understanding Standards based planning, backwards by design. Strong ability to deliver content through utilizing student centered teaching. We need a teacher who can manage their classroom effectively to create a safe learning environment. This position is for you if you are a teacher who believes their students are destined for greatness and are willing to help them achieve it!

Responsibilities

• Develop & coordinate lesson plans & provide direct and indirect instruction; 

• Long and short-term planning addressing individual needs of students; 

• Prepare students adequately for all required assessments & evaluate progress; 

• Prepare monthly individual student achievement reports for parents; 

• Serve as advisors to students; 

• Serve as an advisor to a student, including organizing advisory groups, overseeing the academic and behavioral progress; 

• Perform other duties, as deemed appropriate, by the principal.

Qualifications

• Demonstrated expertise in the subject they will teach, as evidenced by personal skills and knowledge, an undergraduate major or minor or graduate degree in the subject they will teach, or direct subject-area teaching experience; 

• If not covered by any of the exemptions provided under New York's charterschool law, possess any required state teaching certification and meet any other applicable credentialing requirements including the federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act, as amended; 

• Demonstrated communication skills & ability & experience to engage the interest of high school-age children; 

• Demonstrated ability to work with diverse children, including those with special needs; 

• Teaching experience in a public or private school, preferably in an urban setting; 

• Demonstrated ability to work well with parents & to work effectively as a team member; 

• Demonstrated ability to evaluate tests and measurements. of achievement; and 

• Demonstrated willingness to be held accountable for student results.

Training will be provide

Competitive Salary

Excellent Benefits

Teacher Retirement Plan

Excellent Work Environment

Opportunity to Change Lives