The teacher is responsible for providing an educational atmosphere where students have the opportunity to fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, and spiritual growth. This person is responsible for organizing and implementing an instructional program that will result in students achieving academic success in accordance with Saint Andrew’s policies. The Grade 7 Social Studies teacher will teach 5 sections of the Global Issues course and oversee an advisory of 10-12 students, in addition to assigned duties such as lunch coverage or supervision during transitions.
Duties and Responsibilities
Implements instructional activities that contribute to a climate where students are actively engaged in meaningful learning experiences that promote student growth and academic achievement.
Plans, evaluates, and revises curricula, course content, and course materials and methods of instruction.
Maintains effective and efficient record keeping procedures.
Communicates effectively, both orally and in writing, with students, parents, and other professionals on a regular basis.
Collaborates with peers to enhance curriculum and instruction.
Uses effective class management techniques to ensure effective learning.
Meets professional obligations through efficient work habits such as: meeting deadlines, honoring schedules, coordinating activities and plans.
Maintains expertise in subject matter through professional development.
Stays current with technology advances and incorporates technology in the classroom.
Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned by their supervisor.
Ability to communicate effectively with students, faculty and parents
Possess an understanding of technology to facilitate teaching, grades and communication
Possess a collegiality and willingness to collaborate with colleagues
About Saint Andrew's School
An independent, co-educational school for grades JK - 12, Saint Andrew's School seeks to educate students in mind, body and spirit. We welcome students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds to join our community.