Classroom Teacher - St. Joseph School District
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Social Studies
Job Title: Social Studies Teacher - CHS
Job Location: St. Joseph, MO School District
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: St. Joseph School District
St. Joseph, MO 64501
Telephone: 816-671-4000 EXT 172
Job Description:
The St. Joseph, MO School District has an opening for a Social Studies Teacher for the 2020-2021 school year.  This position is located at Central High School.
If you have any questions please contact:  SJSD Human Resources - 816-671-4000 or visit our website at:

Required: Bachelor’s Degree and valid Missouri Teaching Certificate in subject area.
Preferred:  Experience preferred, but not required.
FLSA:  Exempt
Salary Schedule:  Per Teacher Salary Schedule
Direct Report:  Building Principal
Terms of Employment:  9 Month
Purpose:  Provides social education to students in a classroom setting.  Instructs students, maintains student discipline and is responsible for student academic achievement.
Essential Job Functions:
  • Attend work in a regular, reliable and punctual manner.
  • Develop and maintain a classroom environment conductive to effective learning.
  • Develop lesson plans that meet individual needs, interests, and abilities of students.
  • Prepare and administrate subject/topical specific tests to assist with student learning.
  • Conduct appropriate assessment of students’ work and maintain accurate and regular data on attendance and grades.
  • Professionally represent the school and the district in interactions with parent’s, community, staff and students; facilitate meetings with parents and students as necessary.
  • Work collaboratively with department and team members to meet course and school-wide student performance goals.   
  • Cooperate with other members of the staff in planning instructional goals, objectives, curriculum and instructional methods, as well as address and resolve student issues. 
  • Assist in the selection of books, equipment, and other instructional material.
  • Other assigned duties.
Employee Behavior and Conduct:
District employees shall conduct themselves in a professional manner and shall exhibit and extend such professional conduct appropriate for the circumstances to those with whom they come into contact, both internally and externally during the performance of their duties. Examples of professional conduct include, but are not limited to, being communicative, informative, fair, honest, and respectful. 

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