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Social Studies Teacher

Home Careers Social Studies Teacher
Submitted: July 27
Closing: August 28

Contact

Stephanie Wehman
Head of School

Phone: 5078954054

Email: swehman@lacrescentmontessori.com

Location La Crescent Montessori & STEM School
1116 South Oak Street
La Crescent, MN 55947
Categories Licensed
Grades 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Minnesota Teacher's License Required
Work Commitment Full-Time
To Apply

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

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced and creative Social Studies Teacher to join our team of educators for the 2020-2021 school year. The position is a in a Montessori environment, serving students in grades 7-12 in a multi-age setting. The position is currently for a one-year placement with opportunity to continue after.

Job Responsibilities include:
-Plan, prepare and deliver classroom instruction. Help ensure the understanding of the subject matter. Maintain grade books and parent communication.
-Maintain a safe and engaging environment that promotes student independence.
-Comply with all school regulations and policies.

Qualifications

Candidates will hold a Minnesota Teaching License in Secondary Social Studies. Preferred candidates will be Montessori certified. Candidates who are not currently Montessori certified must be willing to become certified. Qualified candidates are self-motivated, not afraid to ask questions, honest, self directed, timely and innovative.

Institution Description

La Crescent Montessori & STEM School (LMSS) is a Pre-K through 12 charter school located in southeast Minnesota. Our small, family-like atmosphere encourages students to become lifelong learners. LMSS utilizes the Montessori philosophy with an emphasis on STEM subjects. While academia is certainly important, LMSS also recognizes the importance of developing the whole child, which includes their civic duties, their independence, their regard for themselves, others and the environment, and their passion for future endeavors.

Vision statement of LMSS
The vision of La Crescent Montessori & STEM School is to develop self-assured, lifelong learners who are compassionate, globally minded, and empowered to positively impact the world.

Mission statement of LMSS
The mission of La Crescent Montessori & STEM School is to prepare outstanding Montessori environments with integrated STEM education and rigorous academics, which foster independence, self-assurance, collaboration, and connections to the global community and provide experiences that promote curiosity, inquiry and engagement. LMSS’ approach is guided by the principles of AMS Montessori education.

Application Instructions/Comments

Please send a resume, a letter of intent, and three references to SWehman@LaCrescentMontessori.com.

Please call with any questions at 507-895-4054.

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

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