Substitute Aide/Teacher - High School

Neighborhood House Charter School

Seeking a dynamic, creative individual to work at our high school as an on call substitute teacher

Job Title:  Substitute Teacher
Department:
Operations
FLSA Status:
Non-Exempt
Reports to:
Dean of Campus Operations
Date:
2/4/2020
 
JOB OVERVIEW
Under the direction of the appropriate supervisor, the Substitute Aide/Teacher will fill in on an as needed basis for the educator while they are absent and will perform all of the daily duties and responsibilities of the educator.
 
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Instruct students by following lesson or activity plans;
  • Perform regular daily duties assigned to the educator, including lunch and recess duty and/or other duties when required;
  • Effectively use Neighborhood House Charter School rules and behavior systems and follow established policies and procedures; and
  • Gather information from supervisor regarding any additional specific responsibilities as needed
 
OUR VALUES
 
As one of the early pioneers in the charter school movement, Neighborhood House Charter School is setting the standard in combining rigorous and engaging academics with extensive social/emotional programming to help all children succeed.  We strive to develop scholars who embrace effort, seek knowledge, act thoughtfully and commit to the common good.  Many children come to us with significant challenges.  We don’t give up on them.  Our goal is that all of our students thrive at Neighborhood House, graduate from high school, and pursue post-secondary education on the path to life success.
We welcome teachers and staff who will reflect these values and who mirror the diversity of our student body. In addition, we require the following from all of our teachers and staff:
A passionate commitment to urban education;
Belief that every child can be successful, no matter what their background;
Belief that education and hard work are the keys to life success;
Belief in two messages, simultaneously, in balance: “We love you” and “We have the highest expectations of you — and you can and will meet them”;
Belief that the best learning happens through experiences that are both rich and structured;
Belief that problems are hurdles, not roadblocks, and that there is a solution if a student is willing to work harder, smarter, and more creatively;
Belief that teachers must learn and influence social emotional strengths of all children in and out of the classroom;
Desire to continually reflect and grow as an educator through professional development, peer feedback, and observation;
Belief in a school community where students, families, teachers and school leaders demonstrate accountability, flexibility, humor, effort, responsibility, respect, and hope.
 
REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS
  • Must be able to pass a CORI and fingerprint-based background check.
  • Prior teaching experience of school-aged children preferred
  • Associate’s degree required, Bachelor’s degree preferred
APPLICATION PROCESS
 
Please kindly click "Apply Now" and submit your resume for review. We are strongly committed to hiring a diverse staff.
 
 
Neighborhood House Charter School 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