Classroom Teacher - North Side Community School
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Elementary School Classes
Job Title: Elementary Classroom Teacher
Job Location: 3033 N Euclid Ave
Beginning: Aug 17, 2021
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Elementary Education
District: North Side Community School
St. Louis, MO 63115
Telephone: None Specified
Job Description:
Job Description
Teacher Position
About NSCS:
  • North Side is a public charter school founded in 2009 to serve the African-American community in north St. Louis City
  • North Side is now a K through Middle school serving 502 Kindergarten through 8th grade students
  • North Side is a high performing public elementary and middle school in the city of St. Louis
  • In 2016, the School was named Public Charter School of the Year by the Missouri Public Charter School Association
  • North Side also received the Champion of Education Reform for Closing the Achievement Gap Award from the Children’s Education Alliance of Missouri (CEAM).
  • North Side was awarded the What’s Right with the Region Award for Promoting Racial Equality and Social Justice from Focus St. Louis
  • By 3rd grade and up to Middle School, 82% of North Side students are proficient in English Language Arts, and 65% are proficient in Math
  • North Side classes have just 15-18 students each
  • 100% of students qualify for free or reduced lunch
  • North Side believes the best method of education is through personal attention
  • North Side is a neighborhood school, predominantly serving the children in its attendance area, a radius of two miles around the school
Position Overview:
  • Creation of a strong classroom culture that develops a classroom and school culture in which students are hard working, orderly, disciplined, positive, respectful, and cooperative. perseverance, creativity and collaboration with peers to solve problems
  • Creation of a positive behavior plan to set routines and procedures enhancing engagement in learning activities
  • Maintain frequent communication and engagement with students’ families, colleagues, and other school stakeholders
  • Participate as an active member of the community to provide stewardship of the school and adherence to its mission and guiding principles
  • Maintaining a high-level of professionalism including meeting deadlines, and commitments to self, students, and the community
  • Development of curriculum maps, lessons and units of study that meet or exceed requirements of Missouri Learning Standards
  • Ongoing assessment of student progress and achievement using a variety of means to collect and report on academic data
  • Use of data to tailor instruction to meet individual student academic and social needs with a goal of every student performing on-grade level or above in all subject areas
  • Administer and analyze informal and formal student assessments, using quantitative and qualitative data to drive and inform instruction
  • Participation in professional development activities and team meetings.
What a NSCS teacher does:
  • Implements whole group, small group, and one-on-one instruction
  • Uses a variety of teaching strategies to meet the needs of diverse learners
  • Uses student data to develop long term and short term, differentiated plans
  • Works collaboratively on grade level and school-wide teams
  • Communicates with parents and caregivers on a regular basis
  • Implements the growth mindset in the classroom
  • Uses a variety of classroom management strategies to keep the classroom running smoothly
  • Grows professionally and sets goals for themselves to become better educators
Required Credentials:
  • A bachelor’s degree
  • Valid teacher certification in Missouri
  • Certified 1-5

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