Elementary Teacher(s) K-5

Thursday, June 21, 2018
Phalen Leadership Academies-Detroit
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SUMMARY DESCRIPTION: K-5 GENERAL EDUCATION GRADE TEACHER will perform in the capacity of a self-contained academic practitioner, combining enrichment experiences and character development. Using a blended learning curriculum, teachers will lead lessons and activities for scholars that will support academic skill development and core learning objectives. K-5 General Education Grade Teachers will deliver group and individual student instruction within established curriculum guidelines; collaborate with other teachers, professional staff, and administrators; as well as, proactively engage dialogue with students’ parents or guardians regarding the instructional program and student progress.


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university
  • Michigan Teachers Certificate or out of state equivalent for appropriate grade level and/or subject area assignment; no license, expired license and/or emergency license does not meet position eligibility
  • 3+ years experience; with demonstrated results with primary grade levels
  • Bilingual; preferred, not required
  • A passion for working with students and families in under-served communities
  • High sense of possibility; unwavering commitment that every student receives a quality instruction & achieves at high levels
  • Demonstrates a wide range of instructional techniques based on instructional and content-based best practices
  • Previous experience with blended-learning and/or technology-based curriculum preferred
  • Effective pedagogical skills are driven by in the standards and data-driven assessment and promote critical thinking, and problem-solving
  • High proficiency of grade-level standards, benchmarks, and curriculum
  • Proficiency in backward planning and unit design
  • Experience informing parents about student progress, providing daily, weekly and quarterly feedback
  • To apply, visit www.phalenacademies.org and complete online application.    
  • Phalen Leadership Academies is an equal opportunity employer.
  • Phalen Leadership Academies participates in E-Verify in all states that require.
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