Math Teacher

    • Categories:

    • Licensed

    • Grades:

    • 9, 10, 11, 12

    • Health Insurance:

    • Included

    • Minnesota Teacher's License:

    • Preferred

    • Work Commitment:

    • Full-Time

    • Submitted Date:

      12.22.2017

      Closing:

      02.02.2018

    • Contact:

      Sarah Jergenson
      Operations Manager

  • To apply for this job, please contact the person above directly.

Job Description

+Cultivating strong, positive relationships with students

+Teaching in a classroom setting

+Incorporating active, experiential learning opportunities in daily lessons

+Working with students, parents, teachers, and student support team to address challenges to students’ academic progress

+Providing positive behavior interventions for students based on the Academy’s principles of authoritative instruction

+Recording, reporting, and evaluating student academic and behavioral data

+Participating in professional development activities

+Participating in student recruitment and retention activities

+Contributing to school-wide decisions as a member of the Augsburg Fairview Academy professional partnership

Qualifications

+Valid Minnesota teaching license in 7-12 Mathematics

+Excellent interpersonal, intercultural, and collaborative skills with adults, students, and families

+Demonstrated creativity, flexibility, and extreme patience

+Personal and professional alignment with Augsburg Fairview Academy’s unique mission and vision

+Experience teaching in an urban high school or charter school

+Track record of success serving youth with significant developmental risk factors

+Training and experience with Circle of Courage, including RAP

+Experience or interest in working in a Teacher Powered School

Institution Description

As a Teacher Powered School, Augsburg Fairview Academy offers a familial work environment in which all staff have the power and creative freedom to innovate.

Augsburg Fairview Academy offers a teen-friendly, and family-friendly, atmosphere in which students are deeply respected and everyone is held to a high standard of personal honor. Students find their place among people who care a great deal about them and their future. They encounter adults who use positive, strength-based approaches to help them succeed. Students are given a great deal of trust and independence with the expectation that they will, in turn, conduct themselves as responsible and self-directed learners.

Application Instructions/Comments

Applications accepted until the position is filled.

ONLY electronic applications will be considered. Submit cover letter, résumé, copies of licensure and transcripts, and three letters of reference to sarah.jergenson@afa.tc

  • To apply for this job, please contact the person above directly.