High School History/Civics Teacher 2021-22
About the organization
Henderson Collegiate is a mission-driven college preparatory school in Henderson, NC with an unrelenting focus on student achievement. The mission of Henderson Collegiate is to empower students with the character traits, academic skills, social experiences, and love of learning necessary for them to shape their own destinies, attend college, and become world-changing problem solvers. We currently serve over 1,300 students in grades K-12. We are committed to the idea that all students can learn and create a future for themselves that is full of opportunity by attending and graduating from the colleges of their choice. Learn more about our mission, approach, school, and team at www.hendersoncollegiate.org.
Bring it. Have stamina and the ability to set and achieve ambitious goals, and handle the intensity required to bring your best self to an extended school day in a very high-performing school environment.
Own and develop your own content and curriculum. Do the intellectual preparation needed to create and develop rigorous assessments, unit plans, lesson plans, and instructional materials; demonstrate expertise in and a genuine passion for curriculum that is contagious to students.
Deliver strong. Dynamically lead students in whole-class and small-group settings, cultivate intellectual curiosity and a love of learning in students, and adjust instruction using qualitative and quantitative data to ensure student understanding and meet differentiated student needs.
Reach higher – and sweat the small stuff. Develop, uphold, and implement Henderson Collegiate’s values, policies, and systems to effectively manage a classroom and consistently lead students to meet sky-high academic and character-based expectations.
Never stop growing. Offer and receive constructive feedback from colleagues in order to create a professional working atmosphere that aspires to excellence and is conducive to constant improvement; dive humbly into school-wide and individual professional development, including pre-service training over the summer and weekly sessions during the academic year.
Spread the love. Build deep relationships with others to foster a culture of joy and community.
Required: All candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree.
Preferred. Prior experience teaching and working in a low-income community is preferred but not required.
Benefits: Salary is competitive and commensurate based on experience. Additionally, Henderson Collegiate offers a full benefits package. Teachers receive a laptop computer and are provided with classroom technology and software.
We believe in going the extra mile for students and as a result our school day is longer than many other schools. The school day for students is from 7:40 am to 4:15 pm, and staff members are expected to be at school beginning at 7:20am until 5:30pm.
Teacher pay scale- http://hendersoncollegiate.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/Teacher-Pay-Scales-for-2020-21.pdf
Contact email: [email protected]
You can apply through our online application or by emailing a copy of your resume to [email protected]
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