Classroom Teacher - Hope Leadership Academy
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Elementary School Classes
Job Title: Kindergarten Teacher
Job Location: Hope Leadership Academy
Beginning: Aug 01, 2019
Deadline: Apr 02, 2019**
Certificate: Early Childhood
Certificate: Elementary Education
District: Hope Leadership Academy
Kansas City, MO 64128
Telephone: 816-931-6290
Job Description:
Hope Leadership Academy is a small public charter school serving grades K-4 that offers:
  • Competitive pay
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance at not cost to the employee
  • Full time Social Worker/Behavior Interventionist, Reading Interventionist, and push-in classroom support on site
  • Maximum class size of 22
  • Early release Fridays for Professional Development
  • Close-knit, collaborative environment
  • A focus on innovative instructional practices 
REPORTS TO:  Principal

QUALIFICATIONS: Must hold proper certification according to the state of Missouri.
To assist students in learning the appropriate subject matter, skills and/or attitudes that will contribute to their development as responsible citizens.
  1. Participates in curriculum review and design.
  2. Employs a variety of effective instructional strategies consistent with lesson objectives and Missouri Learning Standards.
  3. Diagnoses and evaluates student abilities and progress in a timely and consistent manner.
  4. Monitors student progress and adjusts instruction accordingly.
  5. Plans a program of study that meets the individual needs, interests, and abilities of the students.
  6. Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning.
  7. Assesses the accomplishments of students on a regular basis and provides progress reports as required.
  8. Refers student for alternative services as provided by Hope Leadership Academy (ESL, Reading, Special Education).
  1. Abides by Missouri statutes, school board policies and regulations.
  2. Attends meetings and performs duties as assigned by administrators or supervisors.
  3. Takes all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities.
  4. Maintains accurate, complete, and correct records as required by law, district policy and administrative regulation.
  5. All other duties as assigned.

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