Math Teacher/Bike Shop Coordinator

    • Categories:

    • Licensed

    • Grades:

    • 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

    • Health Insurance:

    • Included

    • Minnesota Teacher's License:

    • Required

    • Work Commitment:

    • Full-Time

    • Submitted Date:

      08.02.2019

      Closing:

      09.06.2019

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Job Description

This position delivers instruction of math courses of Algebra and Geometry. Additionally, the position includes teaching the Bike Shop occupation class and managing the school bike shop.

The Math Guide at Great River School monitors student progress, supports students in understanding concepts and skills, manages student goals and assessment within the course, carries out duties related to the operation of Great River School including community meetings, collaboration with student support specialists, special education, and colleagues teaching within the same level and department.

Essential duties and responsibilities include:

Documentation of student work and progress toward goals
Execution of lesson preparation, assessment, and communication with colleagues, students and families
Monitoring of student needs and academic progress within coursework
Bike repair, guiding students on bike repair, and leading students on an annual bike trip.

Qualifications

Preferred licenses or certifications:
Degree in Mathematics
Credential in Montessori (AMI or AMS), or open to training, knowledge of bike mechanics and repair or a willingness to learn, MN State Teaching License

Candidates who are highly qualified in one area (Math instruction) can work with the district to find and address other areas of qualification or training, including Montessori and bike repair and biking with large groups of students. All interested Candidates are encouraged to apply




Preferred qualifications:
Experience teaching in hands-on settings, interest and willingness to engage in trips and expeditionary learning with students, desire to be part of a team of professional educators who collaborate and create an environment that serves students holistically.

Understanding of the unique opportunities and challenges of a Montessori program serving ages 6-18.

Institution Description

Great River School is committed to Montessori pedagogy for all levels of the school and has an excellent reputation as a Montessori Public Charter School. The school began in 2004 with the vision to serve adolescents from grades 7-12. Great River School has grown as a Montessori presence in the Twin Cities area, now encompassing a 1st-6th year elementary population. The role of the guide is to further our mission to provide a quality Montessori education through inspiring learning environments and strong relationships based on respect for the gifts of each student.

Application Instructions/Comments

Please send a letter of interest, resume and contact information & relationship for three professional references (e-mail of application materials is preferred) to:
Sam O'Brien ~ Head of School
jobs@greatriverschool.org
Great River School
1326 Energy Park Drive
St. Paul, MN 55108

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