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To assume the responsibilities for instruction, classroom management, job duties, and professional involvement
according to the School Code of Illinois, Board of Education Policies, and District contractual agreements.
? Plans effectively for instruction. This includes maintenance of written plans which are
consistent with District curriculum guidelines, developmental needs of students and
accountability requirements.
? Employs a variety of instructional strategies and techniques which take into account
individual student differences (learning styles, pace, motivation, interests, etc.) as well as the need
for achievement of specified objectives.
? Communicates the purpose of lessons and relates instructions to both long and short term
educational objectives.
? For Middle Grade Teacher (6-8), demonstrates a knowledge of the social, emotional,
intellectual, and physical characteristics of the middle school student.
? Communicates accurately and effectively with students, parents and other staff
? Assesses student progress formally and informally in an appropriate manner.
? Exhibits effective classroom management techniques which include: self control,
maintenance of an appropriate learning environment, fair, consistent treatment of
students, maintenance of safety standards, tactful response to needs of students, etc.
? Encourages the development of students= self-esteem.
? Maintains accurate and timely records as required by law, Board policies, and
administrative guidelines.
? Follows building and District rules, procedures and policies.
? Demonstrates a willingness to participate collaboratively in building, professional, and District-level
? Is punctual in reporting for job assignments as well as faculty and parent meetings.
? Performs all duties specific to the position listed in the contractual agreement for
classroom teacher, librarian, school social worker, counselor, school nurse,
psychologist, and speech/language clinician.
? Performs other reasonable duties as assigned during the normal work day/year or in
cases of emergency


Illinois PEL License with a Degree in Science with Middle School Endorsement


Entry Level is:  BA step 1 - 39, 748

Health, Life and Dental Insurance paid by School Board

12 paid sick days, 2 paid personal days and 3 bereavement days as needed

How to Apply

email resume to:  ryoung@altonschools.org

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