1.0 FTE High School Social Studies Teacher

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1.0 FTE High School Social Studies Teacher

Posted date
April 17, 2022
School level

Traverse City, MI

Employment Type

2022-2023 Academic Year


The Greenspire School offers a unique educational program for high school students based on purposeful connections between individuals, communities, and the environment. Under the direction of the Head of School, the Social Studies Teacher will plan and deliver course instruction for high school students. Additionally, the Social Studies Teacher will collaborate with other instructors to design project-based learning units that connect to multiple disciplines and/or real-world issues.

Duties and Responsibilities

Strives to align curriculum and instruction with the philosophy of the school and the current Michigan standards.
Creates a student-centered, cross-curricular, project-based learning environment.
Translates lesson plans into learning experiences to best utilize the available time for instruction.
Develops lesson plans and instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each student.
Ability to use information technology to enhance learning and to enhance personal and professional productivity.
Communicates with parents/guardians through conferences and other means to discuss student’s progress.
Supervises students in out-of-classroom activities during the assigned working day, including a small-group advisory.
Supervise students as assigned (lunch duty, car line, early hour, and field trips).
Participate in school development and curriculum activities.
Other duties as assigned by Head of School.

Professional Qualifications

Bachelors degree or higher in Education
Valid Michigan Teaching Certificate (Secondary) with RX endorsement
Valid state licensing to meet Highly Qualified requirement

Experience with Project-Based Learning (PBL) and/or outdoor learning
Additional endorsement in another subject

Location: The Greenspire School (High School)

Salary: $38,674 - $46,581

Start Date: Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Please apply online at https://greenspire-school.prismhr-hire.com/

Please include a cover letter, resume, certificate and list of professional references in PDF format

The deadline to apply is Monday, May 16, 2022 at 4:00 pm