Second Grade Teacher

Bethany School
Glendale, OH United States

Bethany School is seeking a dynamic professional to serve as a Second Grade Teacher. This person works with another Second Grade Teacher to develop an engaging and inspiring educational experience for Bethany students. This person will also be part of the Lower School Team that is made up of Kindergarten, First, and Second Grade teachers.

Each Bethany faculty member is expected to demonstrate ability in the following areas:

  • Fosters and stewards a culture of mutual respect, equitable practice, and joy in and out of the classroom
  • Sets high expectations for development of the mind, body, and spirit
  • Exhibits strong working knowledge of best teaching practices
  • Identifies and supports students’ social, emotional, and academic needs
  • Provides timely feedback to students and families via online portals, email, and phone calls
  • Collaborates with faculty to offer integrated and appropriate technology curriculum
  • Implements a wide array of pedagogical tools and strategies in appropriate and effective combinations
  • Facilitates and designs effective group/collaborative work and productive dialogue among students and teachers
  • Communicates effectively and professionally with students/families about classwork, learning goals and student progress
  • Demonstrates content knowledge and expertise; and scaffolds curriculum to ensure progress towards mastery of skills and concepts
  • Collaborates and plans actively for learning with teachers and students
  • Implements backward design to align lessons, activities, and assessments

Successful candidates will have or be able to:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Education or related field required
  • Teaching Certification or equivalent training
  • A philosophy of education that aligns with the school’s mission and values
  • Display an ease while working with students, parents, faculty, and other constituencies
  • Manage and maintain sensitive and confidential records
  • Demonstrate initiative regarding job related tasks, responsibilities, and projects
  • Collaborate and work well in team settings
  • Prioritize student safety and security
  • Be dependable and professional: be punctual, complete work in a timely manner, be calm under pressure, and exercise sound judgement
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Find joy in the journey of promoting a lifelong love of learning in our students
  • Communicate effectively and professionally in writing and verbally
  • Proficient in the use of technology
  • Willing to participate in professional growth/development opportunities
  • Wear a mask, complete a COVID survey each morning and be fully vaccinated by October 31, 2021

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