Classroom Teacher - Maplewood-Richmond Heights School District
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Talented and Gifted
Job Title: .5 Gifted Teacher
Job Location: Maplewood Richmond Heights Early Childhood Center
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Maplewood-Richmond Heights School District
Maplewood, MO 63143
Telephone: 314-644-4400 EXT 1704
Job Description:
Primary Responsibilities: 
To serve as the gifted educator that develops and implements strategies for gifted early childhood students.
Qualifications & Experiences:
Minimum of a Baccalaureate Degree with special preparation and Missouri teaching certificate in Gifted Education K-12, two years of teaching experience, and psychology and/or education of the exceptional child coursework.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Meets and instructs assigned classes in the locations and at the times designated.
  • Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of students.
  • Plans a program of study that, as much as possible, meets the individual needs, interests and abilities of students.
  • Prepares for classes assigned, and shows written evidence of preparation upon request of immediate superior
  • Establish and enforce rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order among the students for whom they are responsible.
  • Screen, assess, and evaluate prospective and qualifying gifted students.
  • Adapt teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs and interests.
  • Plan and conduct activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, and work time that provides students with opportunities to observe, question, and investigate.
  • Instruct students individually and in groups, using various teaching methods appropriate for gifted learners.
Any qualified person who would like to be considered as a candidate for any of these positions should apply on-line at:

Revised 4/2021

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