Classroom Teacher - Riverview Gardens School District
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Early Childhood
Job Title: Early Childhood Teacher
Job Location: Early Childhood Academic Center
Beginning: Jul 18, 2022
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Riverview Gardens School District
St Louis, MO 63137
Telephone: 314-869-2505 EXT 20105
Job Description:
SUMMARY: Reports directly to the Director of Early Childhood.  Deliver the highest quality instruction to facilitate student achievement.
  • Maintain records and other information regarding the progress of children.
  • Plan and implement the daily program in accordance with the policies and philosophy of the district.
  • Treat all children and families with dignity and respect.
  • Communicate and interact positively and professionally with parents.
  • Adapt instruction to the needs of individual children with concern for their interests, handicaps, special talents, individual style and pace of learning.
  • Consider individual children in relationship to their cultural and socioeconomic background.
  • Help children become aware of their roles as integral members of a group.
  • Be responsible for the ordered arrangement, appearance, decor and learning environment of the classroom.
  • Participate in recommended training programs, conferences, courses and other aspects of professional growth including Project Construct, Creative Curriculum and Parents as Teachers.
  • Conduct parent conferences, both formal and informal, on children’s school adjustment and classroom behavior.
  • Provide home visits through the Parents as Teachers program to families of children enrolled in his/her classroom.
  • Assist in the ongoing evaluation procedures needed to assess the developmental levels of the children and report this information to the parents.
  • Assist in the public relations events sponsored by the school.
  • Assume responsibility for children enrolled in other classrooms during employment hours, including classrooms, halls and play areas.
  • Attend scheduled staff or program meetings, or special events called by the director.
  • Check and report attendance of children in assigned groups.
  • Implement methods for effectively utilizing the services of the teachers and assistants.
  • Cooperate with the director in any temporary reassignment necessary, or in other ways necessary to maintain a quality program for all children enrolled.
  • Responsible for completing all requirements of accreditation, licensing, and grants.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform each of the essential duties listed above. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree required.
  • Current and appropriate Missouri DESE early childhood certificate (B-3) required.
  • Successful completion of a background check by Human Resources.
Year:  10 Month
Salary:  Teacher Range on the District Teacher Salary Schedule - minimum $44,100/yr

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
**** REAP Applicants: If you want to notify the school district of your interest in this job, click here.