Physical Education Teacher
The Physical Education Teacher holds the primary responsibility for the implementation and development of NECCS physical education curriculum. Physical Education in the elementary school generally emphasizes sports-related skills, movement patterns, games, and fitness activities. As a member of the NECCS academic team the teacher will seek out and engage in interdisciplinary collaboration in order to enrich the educational experience of our scholars.
- Implement curricula and activities to meet academic standards.
- Develop age appropriate lesson plans that expose students to diverse topics in the content area and their connection to life beyond the classroom.
- Design and implement assessments that measure progress towards academic standards.
- Use assessment data to refine curriculum and inform instructional practices.
- Participate in collaborative curriculum development, grade-level activities, and school-wide functions.
- Create a positive, structured learning environment to ensure that students observe the school’s core values, high expectations, and strict code of conduct.
- Provide consistent rewards and/or consequences for student behavior.
- Be accountable for students’ mastery of academic standards.
- Communicate effectively with students, families, and colleagues.
- Commit to continual professional growth, participating actively in department meetings, faculty meetings, and other meetings.
- Performs other duties as assigned by the Executive Director.
- Bachelor’s degree is required; Master’s degree is preferred; and
- Two years teaching experience in an urban public school or charter school setting preferred
- CE, CEAS, or STANDARD TEACHER OF ART CERTIFICATE
- Proven track-record of high achievement in the classroom;
- Mastery of and enthusiasm for academic subjects;
REPORTS TO & EVALUATED BY: Supervisor of Student Affairs
SALARY RANGE: $53,000-$73,000 *Negotiable based on certification and experience