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Posted: Sunday, January 28, 2018 10:35 PM

Job Description Only Teachers that are certified in 7-12 Social Studies need apply. All others will not be contacted. Embody, advocate and operationalize the mission, vision, and strategic direction of OWNCS Create and sustain a positive and highly structured school culture of high academic and behavioral expectations Implement a research-based curriculum to meet or exceed academic standards Assume responsibility for the academic progress of students with a high sense of urgency and ownership towards quantifiable results Assume responsibility for ensuring that students develop strong character and “non cognitive” skills (such as communication, collaboration, critical thinking, creativity) with the same standards as academic content Use assessments and data to inform instructional practices Utilize IEPs to adapt instruction to reach the needs of students with disabilities in an inclusion setting Communicate effectively and regularly with students and parents about student progress Maintain strong, professional relationships with colleagues in an environment where listening, critical thought, respectful debate, and compromise is welcomed and essential Commit to continued professional growth and active participation in OWNCS professional development Complete all lesson plans, progress reports, report cards, and administrative functions with care and timeliness Perform other school duties and responsibilities as requested by the Principal WHAT YOU'LL BRING TO THE TEAM A strong commitment to OWNCS mission and vision An uncompromising belief that all students can learn Strong and advanced content knowledge A relentless work ethic and a high degree of patience to push through difficult challenges A willingness to be held accountable for quantifiable student achievement and academic gains The ability and commitment to use data and regular assessment to inform instructional decisions Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with a team of teachers Technological proficiency and adaptability Excellent organizational skills The desire and humility to grow as an educator At least four years of experience with a proven track-record of high achievement in the classroom Experience teaching in an urban public school or charter school setting preferred Bachelor’s Degree (required), Master’s Degree (preferred) New York State Teaching Certification or Equivalent NON-DISCRIMINATION SUMMARY OWNCS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and clients. Job Type: Full-time


• Location: Astoria, Queens

• Post ID: 157408042 queens is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2018