Young Fives Classroom Teacher - Full Time

Monday, July 17, 2017
Countryside Academy - Benton Harbor
Position Details: 

Countryside Academy- Early Learning Center 

POSITION:  Young Fives Classroom Teacher 

  • Valid Michigan Teaching Certificate K-5
  • Highly Qualified
  • Working with grade level team teacher 
  • Technologically literate in the use of computers (Google docs. spreadsheets, etc.)
  • Integration of technology (data projector, etc.) into daily teaching
  • Knowledge and prior use of State of Michigan common core standards in ELA and math as well as grade level content expectations in science and social studies.
  • Prior use of the MI CC/GLES’s curriculum in planning, teaching, and assessing instruction in learning episodes/ activities.
  • Experience with curriculum mapping and pacing guides.
  • Lessons show evidence of differentiated instruction with small group work for Tier 1 and 2 in ELA and math.
  • Ability to make & implement accommodations for Spec. Ed., 504 &
  • At-Risk students
  • Knowledge and abilities in the use of data from formal and informal assessments to guide instructional planning and strategies used in the classroom so all children learn the required content and skills in the four core areas


  • Early Childhood Endorsement
  • Teacher leader experience or potential
  • Reflective practitioner
  • Evidence of excellent collaboration and team-player skills
  • Primary teaching experience and/or student teaching
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills at both adult and student levels
  • Ability to create & maintain a classroom climate respectful of all learners
  • Ability to engage parents in the support of their child’s learning
  • Knowledge and experience with PowerSchool 
  • Cooperative learning

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  July 17th or Until filled 
Salary will be based on experience. Check out our website for information on our award-winning school:
Questions can be directed to Sarah Brookshire 

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