High School Social Studies Teacher

Stellar Leadership Academy
Miami, FL
Lead Teacher
$50,000 - $55,000/year
Subjects
Social Studies
Grades
9th - 12th
Description

Position Area: Economics, History - US, History - World, Government, Social Studies (General) Social Studies Teacher (Grades 9-12) Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and enrich his/her expertise in the subject area he/she will teach
  • Develop lesson plans that ensure the attainment of state learning standards
  • Coordinate lesson plans with other teachers to maximize possibilities for teaching similar topics in the same general time frame, thus reinforcing student knowledge on an interdisciplinary basis
  • Provide direct and indirect instruction
  • Long- and short-term planning addressing individual needs of students
  • Prepare students adequately for all required assessments
  • Evaluate students’ progress
  • Prepare, at least, quarterly individual achievement reports for parents
  • Provide an inviting, exciting, innovative, learning environment
  • Engage in effective and appropriate classroom management
  • Accept and incorporate feedback and coaching from administrative staff
  • Serve as an advisor to all students, including organizing advisory groups, overseeing their academic and behavioral progress
  • Maintain consistent communication with parents, keeping them informed of any accomplishments or declines in the progress of the student
  • Uses computers and other technology provided to assist students
  • Gathers, maintains, and submits, as directed, all information and forms related to the use of technology
  • Keeps accurate records on each student such as progress reports, lesson plans, attendance records, and behavior/discipline records
  • Attends and/ or participates in such other activities as directed by the Administrator such as: faculty meetings (before or after school hours), open houses, commencement exercises
  • Participates on faculty committees, helps resolve school problems, and participates in the preparation of courses of study
  • Agrees to abide by the policies, directives, and guidelines as stated in all School manuals pertinent to the position
  • Perform other duties, as deemed appropriate by the Principal
  • $3,000.00