Classroom Teacher - Hope Leadership Academy Charter School
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Elementary School Classes
Job Title: First Grade Classroom Teacher
Job Location: Hope Leadership Academy
Beginning: Aug 09, 2021
Deadline: Aug 01, 2021**
Certificate: Elementary Education
District: Hope Leadership Academy Charter School
Kansas City, MO 64128
Telephone: 816-921-1213
Job Description:
Hope Leadership Academy Charter School is located in the Heart of Kansas City at 2800 E. Linwood Blvd. We are seeking a first grade teacher with a passion for urban education, a strong command of the MO teaching standards, classroom management and creative, effective ways of delivering lessons. 

The classroom teacher will meet all qualifications and behavior standards as set by State of Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.  In accordance with certification requirements and the performance expectations of the Hope Leadership Academy, all classroom teachers shall meet the following employment criteria:
  • The minimum of a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university.
  • A valid Missouri Teacher's Certificate (applicable level-area endorsements preferred).
  • A completed credential file that meets Hope Leadership Academy standards.
  • Able to pass an extensive background check.
  • Professional verification of successful classroom teacher performance and/or student teaching experience.
  • Evidence of the willingness and the ability to comply with the standards for ethical and professional performance established by the State Board of Education.
The Classroom Teacher will:
  • plan for and guide the learning process to help students achieve program objectives. 
  • maintain a classroom atmosphere conducive to learning.
  • implement useful diagnostic and progress assessment measures.
  • select and uses effective instructional methods and learning materials. 
  • establish a cooperative relationship with all assigned students.
  • maintain open lines of communication with parents/guardians.
  • engage in professional growth activities through an ongoing program of job-related knowledge and skill development.
  • work collaboratively to achieve the overall purposes of the school program.
  • provide other duties as assigned.

Send cover letter, resume and references to: Please put in the subject line "First Grade Position".

NOTE: The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel. 

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