Overview

New school this fall! Lots of opportunity to grow!

Classroom Teacher (Elementary)
Full time, 10-month salaried position

Qualifications:

The full-time classroom teacher must:

Hold a bachelor’s degree in education or related field
Hold a valid state teaching certificate or in the process of attaining one
Be rostered by the LCMS, or working toward certification through the colloquy program

Required Expectations:

The classroom teacher is expected to:
Affirm and comply with FLS Statement of Belief and standards of conduct
Reflect and commit to the school’s mission and vision
Exemplify the Christian faith in both the classroom and personal life
Be an active member of Faith Lutheran Church or a sister LCMS congregation
Resolve differences as Jesus teaches in Matthew 18
Faithfully teach the Word of God as understood and taught by the LCMS
Be active in life-long learning that promotes personal and professional growth
Participate in performance based evaluations
Participate in accreditation activities
Be accessible and responsive to parents
Attend and contribute to faculty meetings, devotions, and staff development activities

Duties and Responsibilities:
Integrate the Christian faith into all facets of the school day
Demonstrate mastery of subject material
Develop lesson plans in accordance with state standards. Have lesson plans available for the school board upon request
Maintain regular attendance and grade records
Create positive moments with students and parents
Schedule and participate in home visits prior to the start of the school year
Know, rehearse, and execute school emergency procedures
Maintain a safe, clean, and orderly classroom
Maintain a professional appearance as outlined in the employee handbook
Supervision Responsibilities:

Before school – Should be ready and available in the classrooms a minimum of 10 minutes prior to the start of the school day
Lunch/Recess – Assist with activities when aides are unavailable Immediate Supervisor:
The classroom teacher reports to the executive director

Congregation – School Board – Executive Director – Teacher