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Elementary Teacher

Home Careers Elementary Teacher
Submitted: February 5
Closing: May 1

Contact

Carmen Keyport
Director

Phone: 2184752112

Fax: 2184752119

Location Oshki Ogimaag Charter School
73 Upper Road
P.O Box 320
Grand Portage, MN 55605
Categories Licensed
Grades 4, 5, 6
Health Insurance Included
Minnesota Teacher's License Required
Salary Range Commensurate with Experience
Work Commitment Full-Time
To Apply

To apply for this job, please contact the person listed.

Job Description

The teacher is responsible for providing an educational environment where students have the opportunity to fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical and psychological growth. The teacher is responsible to organize and implement an instructional program that will result in students achieving academic success in accordance with the school mission and goals, and align with MN state standards.
The ideal candidate would be a personable, flexible individual with a valid MN teacher licensure. Kindergarten endorsement a plus. A strong science background is helpful. Knowledge of Ojibwe culture and communities is helpful.

Qualifications

Duties include...
Teacher will work in conjunction with special education teachers in order to ensure curricula is appropriate and modifications are complied with for special education students.
*Models professional and ethical standards when dealing with students, parents, peers and community.
*Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with students, parents and other professionals on a regular basis.
*Provides a positive environment in which students are encouraged to be actively engaged in the learning process
*Demonstrates gains in student performance.
*Meets professional obligations through efficient work habits such as: meeting deadlines, honoring schedules, coordinating and participating in special events.
*Maintains effective and efficient record keeping procedures.
*Self-Motivated, Hard Worker and Team Player are good assets of the ideal candidate.
*Other duties as assigned by supervisor.
To be a qualified candidate, you should be comfortable in being able to do these duties.

Institution Description

Oshki Ogimaag Charter School is a small school located on the beautiful shores of Lake Superior in Northern Minnesota. We are a responsive classroom school that is working to build an integrated curriculum with a focus on environmental education and science.
The small class sizes and multi-grade classrooms at our school create a perfect opportunity for our staff to build strong relationships with students and families and to individualize instruction and support when needed. Students at Oshki Ogimaag receive instruction in Ojibwe Language and Culture throughout the school year. Weekly expeditions to a nearby wilderness area offer opportunities to enjoy nature, build community, and get first hand experience building both traditional and modern knowledge and skills.
Teaching at Oshki Ogimaag is a chance of life time for a licensed classroom teacher who has a desire to work in a small friendly setting, who enjoys the great outdoors, and longs to experience the myriad of outdoor activities available in this area.
To learn more about Oshki Ogimaag Charter School, visit us at www.oshkiogimaag.org

Application Instructions/Comments

Email resume’ to Carmen Keyport, Director at director@oshkiogimaag.org
Include letter of interest, transcript, three letter of references and a copy of teaching license.

To apply for this job, please contact the person listed.

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