Lower Elementary Teacher

Friday, November 15, 2019
Ann Arbor Learning Community
Position Details: 

Ann Arbor Learning Community, a K-8 school in Ypsilanti, seeks an enthusiastic and creative elementary teacher who values student-centered experiential and project-based learning. Salaried position will have a 1.0 FTE. Applicants must hold a Michigan Elementary Teaching Certification.

Teacher will develop, implement, and differentiate instruction to students in a multi-age classroom. Teacher should be comfortable assessing students in all subjects as related to the Common Core State Standards. Teacher will foster and manage a positive classroom environment for all students. They will work cooperatively with other teachers in the school.
Additional Skills/Qualifications

  • Ability to work independently and be a self-starter
  • Strong time management
  • Flexibility
  • Desire to use creativity and think outside the box to create meaningful experiences for students
  • Enthusiasm
  • Strong classroom management skills that foster a close classroom community
  • Desire to implement outdoor and environmental education into the curriculum
  • Team player who collaborates with other teachers
  • Breadth of knowledge in subject area
  • Model lifelong learning
  • Support the mission of the school
  • Connect important life skills to subject areas

Ann Arbor Learning Community is a K-8 public charter school. The mission of Ann Arbor Learning Community is to nurture independent lifelong learners as they acquire the tools they need to shape an environmentally and socially responsible future. The school also offers art, music, and PE to all students.

Strong candidates will have prior experience teaching at the elementary level and in multi-age settings.

Job Type: Full-time

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