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Math and Science Teacher - Colegio Menor Samborondón - Ecuador

Math Teacher (7th grade)

Science Teacher (7th, 8th and 9th grade)

Academics

  • Teachers will participate in the development, implementation and revision of new curriculum
  • Teachers will prepare weekly or unit lesson plans in advance in collaboration with departmental/team level peers and will hand them in to their coordinator or instructional facilitator according to the established schedule
  • Teachers will create interdisciplinary connections in planning, when necessary and appropriate, with other subjects through communication and collaboration with area peers
  • Teachers will maintain and keep class websites up to date and with the minimum requirements for content established in their area of the school
  • Teachers will maintain an accurate record o students’ progress. Gradebooks will be kept current and with all relevant student information including homework, tardies, exam and project grades, etc.
  • Teachers will maintain students’ records up to date in the school’s grade book software and hand-in the final grades on the date assigned
  • Teachers will file any mid-term reports, assessment information or other documentation required by the learning support staff (special needs, counseling, reading support, PAS coordinator, etc.)
  • Teachers will participate with administration and faculty in establishing and maintaining standards of student conduct in and out of their classroom
  • Teachers will consistently follow all school and departmental policies and procedures
  • Teachers will consistently set high academic standards
  • Teachers will adhere to the All-School Essential Agreements for teaching and learning

Supporting the Community

  • Teachers will initiate and/or participate in school functions, which further enrich students’ school experience and contribute to the success of the school as a whole. These include but are not limited to academic showcases, academic field trips, open house and/or welcome sessions for parents and students, concerts, plays, etc.
  • Teachers will interact professionally among themselves.  This includes the ability to give and receive constructive criticism. Teachers will always seek to keep the lines of communication open and respectful
  • Teachers will treat all Colegio Menor employees with respect.  Teachers will maintain a clean learning environment and will uphold that expectation for their students
  • Experienced teachers will serve as mentors for new teachers
  • Teachers will participate in peer observations
  • Teachers will work on special committees or task forces as needed
  • Teachers will comply with all duties assigned to them. These may include: Lunch/hall duty, sub duty, study hall monitor, detention monitor, student council advisor, community task monitor, etc.

Communication

  • Teachers will communicate regularly with students and/or parents concerning individual goals, progress and areas of improvement
  • Teachers will be sensitive to the social and emotional needs/state of their students and will communicate with parents, learning support staff and/or counselors as necessary
  • Teachers facing a particular classroom problem (teacher-or student-related) will communicate with other members of their teaching team and/or the Student Life Coordinator to discuss strategies for positive change
  • Teachers will bring parents into the education process through open communication. If teachers need help with a translator, they are encouraged to approach their departmental coordinators or area head for assistance
Posted: January 2018
This is a Direct to School Job
Samborondón , Ecuador
April 2018
Licensed Teacher
Gr. 7, Gr. 8, Gr. 9
USD 1985 - 2206

Qualifications & Requirements

Bachelor
2 Years
  • BS/BA In Education or specialized subject area
  • Masters degree in Education (desirable)
  • Ability to develop multidisciplinary lesson plans
  • Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Planning and organization skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work collaboratively
  • Confidentiality
  • Professionalism