Classroom Teacher - Epstein Hebrew Academy
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Social Studies
Job Title: Middle School Teacher
Job Location: Epstein Hebrew Academy
Beginning: Aug 20, 2019
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Social Studies
Certificate: Elementary Education
Certificate: Middle School Education
District: Epstein Hebrew Academy
St. Louis, MO 63132
Telephone: 314-994-7856
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Job Description:
School: Epstein Hebrew Academy
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Position: Middle School Teacher 

Description, Responsibilities, & Duties
The H.F. Epstein Hebrew Academy, located in Olivette, MO, is seeking a warm, nurturing, and creative teacher for our ISACS-Accredited middle school. Our small class sizes and loving environment make Epstein Hebrew Academy a great opportunity for someone looking for long-term employment at a school to call home. 
Specific responsibilities include the following:
  • Create and maintain a positive, safe, fun and nurturing classroom environment.
  • Provide meaningful content instruction that builds students' skill sets and prepares students for success.
  • Participate in professional development opportunities as a committed lifelong learner.
  • Maintain accurate student records including attendance, grades, discipline, etc. 
  • Communicate regularly and effectively with parents as full partners. 
  • Ensure that assessment results are utilized to plan effective individualized outcomes and meet individual student needs 
  • Plan and implement developmentally appropriate classroom activities which will promote the social, emotional, physical and cognitive development of each child
  • Develop lesson plans with goals, objectives, activities and outcomes for children that integrate a creative, progressive and nurturing approach
Minimum Qualifications/Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) in Education, or a closely related field. (master’s degree preferred) from a four-year college or university. 
  • Certification in Middle School Education required
  • Prior experience in a teaching position is required with at least 3-5 years of experience working in Middle School educational setting
  • Private school experience preferred but not required 
  • Previous experience and/or current skills must include: 
    • ability to work effectively, both independently and as part of a team;
    • demonstrated leadership qualities and ability to maintain integrity; 
    • ability to maintain confidentiality and discretion; 
    • ability to build a cohesive team and be flexible; 
    • knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices and programming; 
    • sensitivity to cultural differences; ability to create a positive and harmonious workplace; 
    • ability to understand individual learning styles and their influence on the well-being of students and climate of Epstein Hebrew Academy.
Compensation
  • Competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience. 
Application Procedures
Please send the following documents to Mrs. Itta Boyko Principal iboyko@eha.org)
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Statement of Educational Philosophy
We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage candidates with diverse experience or background to apply.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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