Elementary Teacher

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Elementary Teacher

Posted date
January 14, 2022
School level
Location

Miami, FL

Employment Type
Full-Time

Elementary School Teachers

True North Classical Academies are high-achieving classical schools in Miami, FL. We are seeking Elementary school teachers for the 2022-2023 school year.

Why Teach at True North

True North Classical Academy is one of the top-rated schools in Florida. True North is an independent, tuition-free charter school, educating hearts, minds, and souls for excellence. Our educational vision is grounded in the classical tradition, which identifies wisdom and virtue as the ultimate goals of education. Led by the best faculty in the nation, our students pursue those things that are True, Good, and Beautiful. Students study from the Great Books, immerse themselves in the beauty of the fine arts, engage with exploratory math and science, and compete in state-ranked athletic teams. Classrooms are structured and integrated and students study not simply individual academic disciplines, but essential truths that transcend the disciplines. Faculty are mentors and role models and help train the minds of their students to be self-motivated learners.

Since opening, True North has consistently been one of the top schools in the state of Florida due to our incredibly devoted faculty. In the 2020-21 school year, True North ranked in the top 10 of all schools in Florida as measured by state tests. This could not have happened without our amazing and dedicated teachers. We invest in our teachers through our world-class teacher development programs that include nationally renowned speakers, consultants, and scholars. We have an inviting school culture that brings out the best in our students and families. True North’s goal is to attract, develop, and retain one of the best faculties in the nation that inspire our students to excellence of character and intellect.

Duties and responsibilities include the following:

Understand classical education and are aligned with the school’s mission.
Elevate classroom learning to develop students’ sense of wonder and a love of learning.
Create a classroom environment that is conducive to learning, and develops a culture of excellence.
Plan a program of study that meets the needs of students; establish clear objectives for all lessons and units; ensure that lessons are aligned with state curriculum and school-wide curriculum standards.
Work cooperatively with True North’s instructional coaches to learn from feedback and improve the quality of instruction.
Communicate with parents regularly regarding all aspects of their child’s performance and make provisions for being available outside normal hours; work with parents to encourage participation in their child’s learning experiences.
Desired Skills & Experience

Bachelor's, Master’s, or Doctorate degree from a fully accredited college or university.
Certification is not required to teach at True North.
Candidates must be familiar with and align with the classical liberal arts curriculum and philosophy employed at True North Classical Academy.
Candidates must see education as a vocation and are willing to go above and beyond the call of duty for the success of all students.
Compensation

Salary starting at $47,500.