1.0 FTE Middle School Language Arts Teacher

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1.0 FTE Middle School Language Arts Teacher

Posted date
May 2, 2022
School level

Traverse City, MI

Employment Type

2022-2023 Academic Year


The Greenspire School offers a unique educational program for middle school students based on purposeful connections between individuals, communities, and the environment. Under the direction of the Head of School, the Language Arts (ELA) teacher will plan and deliver course instruction for middle school students. Additionally, the Language Arts (ELA) teacher will collaborate with other teachers 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, 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 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.
Participate in school development and curriculum activities.

Professional Qualifications

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

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

Location: The Greenspire School (Middle School)

Salary: $38,674 - $46,581

Start Date: 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 23, 2022 at 4:00 pm