Middle School STEM Teacher (Grades 7-8)

    • Categories:

    • Licensed

    • Grades:

    • 7, 8

    • Minnesota Teacher's License:

    • Required

    • Salary Range:

    • Commensurate with Experience

    • Work Commitment:

    • Full-Time

    • Submitted Date:

      08.12.2019

      Closing:

      09.13.2019

    • Contact:

      Cheryl Wendt

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Job Description

Cannon River STEM School is seeking at Full-Time Middle School STEM Teacher.

Teachers at CRSS are responsible for bringing the CRSS mission to life, fostering each
student’s innate curiosity and joy of discovery. Our teachers prepare students to become
excellent questioners, scientific thinkers, and responsible citizens, who are able to contribute to
the world with confidence and character. Teachers achieve this through student-centered,
collaborative and experiential learning, with an emphasis on the environment as an integrating
context. Teachers are responsible for organizing and implementing instructional programs to
meet and exceed the K-8 standards set by the Cannon River STEM School and State and Federal
governments.

Duties and Responsibilities

Provide instruction, support and supervision to middle school students (grades 7th – 8th).
Use place-based, project-based and inquiry-based methodologies in middle school math and science instruction.
Make use of instructional resources and technologies and proactively contribute to the development of the school and assigned class to improve the educational quality of its students.
Implement the goals and objectives of CRSS and the school and/or programs as applicable.
Maintain contact and communication with /guardians of students and work with them in the development of each student.
Assess and contribute to the curriculum design according to CRSS guidelines.
Participate in building leadership activities and be a team player.
Model appropriate interpersonal and communication skills in interactions with students and co-workers.
Participate in the curriculum development process and teacher training throughout employment.

Qualifications

Required Education, License, Experience and Skills

Bachelor’s degree of related subject from accredited university.
Valid MN teaching license (Middle School Licensure 5-8 in Science and/or Mathematics). CRSS is seeking a candidate with licensure in both areas. If unable to find a suitable candidate with dual licensure, CRSS will consider candidates holding one but not both, but candidate should be willing to work to obtain the second licensure within three years.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with parents,
students, teachers, staff, administrators, agency personnel and others.
Must be self-motivated, self-directed, collaborative and flexible.
Must clear pre-employment background check and substance abuse screening.
Normal and regular attendance.

Desirable Qualifications and Certifications

Dual licensure in Mathematics and Science.
Project based or environmental education teaching experience.

Institution Description

Cannon River STEM School is a K-8 public charter school in Faribault, MN. Our vision is to become an innovative leader in Science, Technology,Engineering, and Math (STEM) in Minnesota while creating a community of students who love
to learn. Our campus is 55+ acres, of which wooded ravines are a highlight for instruction and play. We have completed our 10th year of operation.

Application Instructions/Comments

Interested candidates should provide a CRSS application; found on our website at www.cannonriverstemschool.org/about/employment, resume, cover letter, and three letters of recommendation to Cheryl Wendt at info@cannonriverstemschool.org.

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