4th Grade Teacher, St. Anthony of Padua
St. Anthony of Padua-Lorain
At St. Anthony of Padua Lorain we strive for excellence. We believe in a strong faith-centered education that is both innovative and challenging. For the upcoming school year, we are looking to hire an elementary teacher position. The ideal candidate will have a growth mindset, be a collaborator, and develop positive relationships with all stakeholders.
Essential Functions Develops and administers school curriculum consistent with school goals and objectives. Promotes a classroom environment that is safe and conducive to individualized and small group instruction, and student learning. Develops lesson plans and instructional materials and translates lesson plans into learning experiences so as to best utilize the available time for instruction Conducts ongoing assessment of student learning, and modifies instructional methods to fit individual student's needs, including students with special needs; conducts individual and small group instruction as needed. Continues to acquire professional knowledge and learn of current developments in the educational field by attending seminars, workshops or professional meetings, or by conducting research. Organizes and maintains a system for accurate and complete record-keeping, grading, and reporting for all student activities, achievement and attendance as required by district procedures and applicable laws. Encourages parental involvement in students' education and ensures effective communication with students and parents. Ensures that student conduct conforms with the school's standards and school policies, and establishes and maintains standards of pupil behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere in the classroom. Coordinates with other professional staff members, to evaluate and assess curriculum, and participates in faculty meetings and committees. Selects and requisitions appropriate books, instructional supplies and equipment and maintains inventory records. Administers standardized tests in accordance with District testing programs.
Additional Duties Performs other related tasks as assigned by the Principal Equipment Uses standard office equipment such as personal computers, printer, copy and fax machines, and telephone.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Knowledge of current teaching methods and educational pedagogy, as well as differentiates instruction based upon student learning styles. Knowledge of elementary curriculum and concepts. Knowledge of data information systems, data analysis and the formulation of action plans. Knowledge of applicable federal and state laws regarding education and students. Ability to use computer network system and software applications as needed. Ability to organize and coordinate work. Ability to communicate effectively with students and parents. Ability to engage in self-evaluation with regard to performance and professional growth. Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with others contacted in the course of work.
Job Type: Full-Time Requirements: Candidates must have: Bachelor's degree Appropriate state-issued certification or license Valid FBI/BCI and participate in Virtus training
Applicants: Please include resume, cover letter, and three professional references as a part of the formal application package using the below form.