Teacher 1st through 4th Grade - Vacancy ID: 138478

Vacancy Details

Teacher 1st through 4th Grade
Herrman Elementary
Open until filled


Mike Roddick

Position Details

Approximately $40,000
School Year, 190 days
Full Time
Duties of Position: Develop and implement lessons which reflect the district curriculum and integrate age and developmentally appropriate practices for elementary students in a manner that invites learning. Responsible for the social and emotional well-being of students. Must believe in and continuously support the mission and vision statements of the Sparta Area School District and support our professional learning community. Special Skills/Education Required/Preferred: Must be certified or eligible to be certified to teach by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. Must be able to develop a strong working relationship with colleagues in a professional learning community where all staff members are responsible for all children. Collaboration with colleagues is a must, as well as the ability to prepare for a variety of flexibility on a daily basis. Must be willing and able to integrate technology on a daily basis, all students have iPads. Strong background in current teaching strategies and methodology in math, literature, grammar, and reading instruction. *Lucy Calkins Units of Study, Reading *Lucy Calkins Units of Study, Writing *Math Expressions *Response to Intervention *Positive Behavior Interventions and Support *Interdisciplinary Teaching Strong background in learning theory and elementary philosophy. The ability to provide a safe and positive learning environment for students. *Professional Learning Communities *Age-appropriate practices *Hands-on, Project-based Teaching *Differentiated Teaching and Learning *Brain Research *Technology Integration (iPad, SMART Boards, Google, Schoology etc.) Course work and/or other training in student management techniques. *Responsive Classroom Excellent listening, verbal, and written communication skills. *Weekly Parent Communication *Report Cards *Conferences *Phone calls, emails, notes as necessary Care and Concern for the well being of children. *Supervision Duties *Create a warm, caring school environment Internal Applicants: Submit a letter of interest.

Candidate Requirements

  • Resume
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Custom Questions
  • Transcripts & Licenses/Certifications