Elementary Teacher pool (K-5th grade)

Emmett School District Southwest / Boise Elementary Primary Full Time Apply no later than 8/1/2024Posted 26D ago

About this job

JOB TITLE:                          Certified Elementary Teacher
REPORTS TO:                     Building Administrator
JOB SUMMARY:               
To plan, organize and implement an appropriate instructional program in an elementary learning environment that guides and encourages students to develop and fulfill their academic, social, and emotional potential within the job assignment.
A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in content area/grade level or related discipline application to teaching assignment; a current Idaho Teaching Certification with appropriate endorsement; demonstrated ability to accomplish the duties and responsibilities listed below. 
Plan and implement an instructional program that meets the individual needs, interests and abilities of students, consistent with the District's approved curriculum and teaching methodology;
Guide the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum, department, school and District goals.
Establish and maintain open lines of communication and cooperative relations with the administrations, students, parents, and colleagues.
Create a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of students within the limits of resources provided by the District.
Guide the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals, establishing clear objectives for lessons, units, and projects, and communicate these objectives to students.  Upon request of the immediate supervisor, produce written evidence of preparation.
Implement Idaho State Standards into classroom practice. 
Use instructional materials adopted by the District and employ methods that are most appropriate for meeting objectives and targeting Idaho State Standards.
Maintain accurate, complete, and correct records as required by law, district policy, and administrative regulations.
Attend staff meetings; participate in Professional Learning Communities; and serve on staff committees to plan instructional goals, objectives, and methods; assist in the selection of instructional equipment and materials.
Take necessary precautions to protect students, equipment, materials and facilities and be responsible for the knowledge of school evacuation procedures and lock-down procedures and the ability to implement those procedures independently in emergency situations.
Communicate with staff, parents, district personnel and others in a positive and encouraging manner.
Knows and follows school policy and the chain of command.
Acts ethically and confidentially in all aspects of employment.
Performs such district-related duties as assigned by the supervisor.
The employment period shall be for 190 days as indicated by the school calendar. 

Application Procedure:
Apply Online at www.emmettschools.org/jobs

Emmett is nestled in a beautiful valley of canyon walls, sloping hills and the winding Payette River. Less than an hour away from Boise, Emmett has easy access to the flourishing Boise-Nampa Metropolitan area which includes Boise, Meridian and Nampa.
The Emmett School District serves approximately 2,600 students of Gem County, Idaho. We are committed to transforming each classroom into a high tech classroom. Our teachers are implementing a blended learning model, engaging our children with not only traditional classroom teaching but also through technology. Collaboration opportunities are scheduled to ensure a culture of excellence in teaching and learning is maintained. We continue to build strong and collaborative relationships with our administrators, teachers, staff, students, parents and community members.
Emmett School District is a family of learners dedicated to preparing our students for their individual success.

Emmett School District - www.emmettschools.org

Education required

Bachelors Degree

Experience required

Experience Preferred

Skills required

A current Idaho Teaching Certification with appropriate endorsement

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

Emmett School District is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.