Classroom Teacher - Eagle College Preparatory Schools
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Elementary School Classes
Job Title: 4th Grade Teacher
Job Location: 2617 Shenandoah Avenue, St. Louis, MO, 63104
Beginning: Sep 27, 2019
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Elementary Education
District: Eagle College Preparatory Schools
St. Louis, MO 63118
Telephone: 262-542-9546
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Job Description:
Position: Fourth Grade Teacher
Reports To: School Principal
Position Overview
The 4th Grade Teacher will commit to upholding EAGLE College Prep’s mission, instructional vision, and Commitment to Excellence. The Teacher will work collaboratively with an Teaching Assistant and with other teachers within the school building and Saint Louis network. The Teacher will report to, and receive coaching from, the School Principal. He/she will demonstrate high expectations for the achievement and development of all students and foster a safe, joyful, and nurturing learning environment in which students can thrive with a particular emphasis on loving words and loving actions.
Responsibilities include:
  • Consistently monitor levels of student engagement and understanding, exercising cognitive empathy to consider the learning experience from the student’s perspective
  • Administer and analyze informal and formal student assessments, using quantitative and qualitative data to drive and inform instruction
  • Maintain collaborative and collegial working relationships with other teachers, staff members, parents, and community members
  • Contribute to positive classroom environment and school culture; manage student behavior in a calm, consistent, proactive, and warm-strict manner
  • Value and draw upon the experiences and backgrounds of students to enhance students’ positive sense of self
  • Contribute to the thriving neighborhoods that exist within the community of Saint Louis by providing a world-class educational option for families in the city
     
Position Participation Requirements
  • Participate in EAGLE College Prep's summer professional development beginning in July in order to create a strong team that ensures a successful founding year
  • Develop and co-teach an academic curriculum that adheres to Common Core standards, as well as to EAGLE College Prep’s college readiness standards
  • Shape the culture of an EAGLE school by leading scholars and peers with love while establishing and growing high expectations in academics and character development
  • Play a significant role on an entrepreneurial team to establish policies and procedures, use best-practice instructional strategies
  • Work collaboratively with the spirit of love, teamwork, and communication
  • Differentiate instructional techniques to meet the diverse needs of students

Educational Background and Work Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Education and/or Masters from an accredited, competitive college or university
  • Minimum of two years teaching experience with demonstrated results is preferred, preferably at an elementary school level and in urban setting at a high achieving charter school
  • Certified Teacher in the state of Missouri- Please note that kindergarten teachers in the state of Missouri need to be certified in early childhood (Birth-Grade 3)

All EAGLE Schools offer a competitive compensation and benefit package, participation in the Missouri Pension and world class professional development. 
About EAGLE College Preparatory Schools
The EAGLE College St. Louis prep school system consists of 4 schools ranging from Kindergarten to 8th grade. Working with students, teachers, parents and the community, EAGLE schools pursue academic greatness in education and positive character development among students in a safe and supportive learning environment. 

Start Date: Immediately

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