Starting Salary Range: $45,900 – $66,300

Benefits: Award-Winning low to no-cost Health, Dental, Vision plans for Individuals and Families

As a Middle School Science Teacher, you will:

  • Implement the STEMScopes curriculum with fidelity
  • Plan towards and provide excellent instruction, making every minute count in your space
  • Provide differentiated learning opportunities for every student in whole group reading and guided reading instruction
  • Set and reinforce clear expectations for student behavior
  • Receive feedback and coaching from school leaders
  • Collaborate with other teachers to increase student engagement and achievement in literacy
  • Reward positive student behavior and hold students accountable using school-wide systems
  • Engage with family members regularly and participate in school-wide family engagement activities including home visits, phone calls to family members, and school-based meetings with families

As a Middle School Science Teacher, you should:

  • Have experience driving student achievement results, preferably focused on literacy content in an urban public or charter school
  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree in Education or a related field
  • Have active in-state teacher certification posted on TN Compass Public Site
  • Possess outstanding instructional skills
  • Demonstrate use of data to inform instructional planning
  • Show mastery and enthusiasm for the content/subject area of literacy
  • Demonstrate ability to motivate students and cultivate a culture of achievement
  • Hold a belief that all students should be held to high academic standards
  • Possess resilience and professionalism
  • Demonstrate commitment to school transformation
  • Maintain a strong sense of personal accountability for student achievement
  • Present the ability to be reflective and to incorporate feedback and coaching