5th Grade Teacher
DaVinci Academy of Arts & Science
532 Bunker Lake Blvd NE
Ham Lake, MN 55304
Minnesota Teacher's License:
Develop lesson plans and instructional materials, based on the Core Knowledge Sequence, integrating Arts and the STEM subjects whenever possible, using approved curriculum.
Provide differentiated instruction to meet the needs of each student.
Design lessons with clear, measurable goals that involve an appropriate mix of quality technology programs and engaging learning materials.
Teach approved curriculum.
Establish and maintain a positive classroom environment to achieve an effective learning climate.
Implement and support the positive behavior reinforcement system established by the school and maintain an orderly classroom.
Plan and coordinate the work of the paraprofessionals and volunteers in the classroom.
Keep accurate student records, regularly update grades on Infinite Campus or add to student portfolios and prepare progress reports.
Identify student needs and make appropriate referrals to various team members.
Regularly communicate with parents via newsletters, notes, phone calls, emails, web sites, Infinite Campus, conferences, etc.
Maintain and improve professional skills by participating in faculty meetings, various staff development opportunities and formal coursework in an effort to stay current with best practices.
Collaborate with colleagues to reflect on effective teaching practices and work to continually improve skills.
Use data to drive instruction.
Actively participate in the Q Comp program by attending, and being on time for, PLC meetings and frequently contributing ideas that further the school's mission.
Display a willingness to be observed on a regular basis and accept feedback and coaching from team leads and the administrative staff.
Develop and maintain positive relationships with the DaVinci Academy community, which includes Faculty, Administration, Staff, Parents, Students and Board Members.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Valid Minnesota Teaching License in relevant field required. (K-6 or dual licensure preferred)
Demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills.
Curriculum planning/alignment and instructional experience.
Experience with different learning styles.
Willingness to identify, interpret and follow school policies and procedures.
Show initiative and function as a self-starter.
Physical demands: able to stand for long periods of time, ability to lift 50#.
DaVinci Academy of Arts and Science will awaken a passion for learning through an enriched and individualized approach to education. Students, parents and teachers will work together to ensure positive character development and build a strong foundation for higher education.
Please apply online at: https://davincicharterschool.org/our-school/employment/
Positions opened until filled.