TEACHER - SOCIAL STUDIES (2021-2022) (#1730)

Texans Can! Academies (learn more)

Farmers Branch, Texas (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3707712
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted: October 26, 2021
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

The future of Texas and the world is in our classrooms. At Texans Can Academies, we are recruiting individuals committed to ensuring that all students are career ready. We know the choices facing today’s well-qualified professionals and we are thrilled that you are considering Texans Can Academies. 


 


We are currently looking for a Social Studies to join our Dallas - Carrollton/Farmers Branch campus. If the following opportunity sounds like the right fit for you, please apply.


 


Primary Purpose:


Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences designed to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth. Enable students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in society.


 


Qualifications:


Education/Certification:


Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 24 hours in social studies or related field


Valid Texas teaching certificate preferred


 


Special Knowledge/Skills:


Knowledge of subjects assigned


Willingness to learn what is required to become a successful teacher


An ability to communicate effectively with students and adults


The ability to work with large groups of people


 


Major Responsibilities and Duties:


Instructional Strategies


  • Develop and implement lesson plans that fulfill the requirements of district’s curriculum program and show written evidence of preparation as required.
  • Prepare lessons that reflect accommodations for different learners.
  • Present subject matter according to the requirements of Texans Can’s methodologies.
  • Conduct student assessments regularly and maintain an up-to-date student gradebook.
  • Work cooperatively with special education teachers to modify curricula as needed for special education students according to guidelines established in Individual Education Plans (IEP).
  • Learn the requirements of the need for an Individual Education Plan in order to successfully deliver the instructional material to the special education students.
  • Work with other members of staff to establish instructional goals and objectives.
  • Plan and supervise assignments of teacher aide(s) and volunteer(s).
  • Learn to use technology effectively when working with students.
  • Participate in all instructional activities.

Other


  • Any and all requirements necessary to fulfill the role of a teacher.

Working Conditions:


Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:


Maintain emotional control under stress. Frequent standing, stooping, bending, pulling and pushing. Move small stacks of textbooks, media equipment, desks, and other classroom equipment.


 


Texans Can Academies is an Equal Opportunity Employer

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories: Classroom Teacher > Social Studies: Current Issues
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  • Job Requirements

    • No experience required

    Contact Information

    • Natalie Carpenter
    • 325 W. 12th St.
    • Dallas, Texas 75208

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