K-8TH GRADE TEACHER

JOB DESCRIPTION | PUBLISHED NOVEMBER 8, 2018

OVERVIEW

SF City Impact is a non-profit organization that exists to intervene on behalf of the people in the inner city of San Francisco. SF City Academy's mission is to empower urban children and release them to excel academically, physically, spiritually, and socially. We believe students should have a solid foundation in both academic and character development to succeed in life. Our goal is to ensure that students succeed.


ROLE SUMMARY

Empower urban children to excel academically, physically, spiritually, and socially

SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create and maintain a safe, welcoming and positive classroom environment to encourage learning

  • Prepare lessons that reflect accommodations for differences in student learning styles

  • Create student intervention plans when necessary for students with additional needs

  • Work with other teachers and administrator to address and resolve student issues

  • Conduct ongoing assessment of student progress through formal and informal testing

  • Maintain regular communication with students and parents for academic/behavioral progress

  • Manage student behavior in accordance with Biblical principles and student handbook

  • Record accurate and detailed documentation of student achievement and progress

  • Complete all grading, progress reports, and conduct parent conferences in a timely manner

  • Participate in weekly faculty meetings and serve on staff committees as required

  • Participate in student recruiting sessions and other efforts requiring teacher representation

  • Plan and supervise assignments for teacher aides and volunteers

  • Attend educational conferences and  training workshops for professional development

  • Abide by all state and federal mandates in reporting sexual or physical abuse and neglect

  • Uphold the school's student management policies such as attendance, dress code, etc.

  • Assist in student events such as Orientation, Back to School BBQ, Talent Show, etc

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Agreement with the statement of faith and core values of SF City Academy

  • Knowledge of theories and practices of early childhood development

  • Excellent communication, presentation, leadership and interpersonal skills

  • Highly organized and detail oriented

  • First Aid and CPR certification

  • Must pass a fingerprint and background check

  • Bachelor’s degree from accredited university and classroom experience

SCHEDULE

Monday-Friday, and available to assist with weekend outreaches

HOURS

40 hours per week

Exempt

REPORTS TO

SFCA Director

WORKS WITH

SFCA staff students and family