Posted: Saturday, March 11, 2017 9:59 PM
School OverviewClassical Charter Schools are high-performing public charter schools in the South Bronx. We maintain an uncompromising but purposeful structure that liberates teachers and scholars from distraction, transforming the classroom into an environment sharply focused on learning. Despite serving students typically deemed a€˜at-risk,a€ (TM) we consistently outperform over 90% of New York schools and won the National Blue Ribbon Award for Exemplary High Performance in 2014. Founded in 2006, South Bronx Classical I serves Kindergarten to eighth grade. South Bronx Classical II and III opened in 2013 and 2015 and will grow one grade each year through eighth grade. We seek mission-driven professionals as we broaden our impact across the city. Position Summary The Instructional Coach is passionate about ensuring all scholars succeed in the schoola€ (TM) s rigorous academic program through coaching and supporting their teachers. The Instructional Coach has a razor-sharp focus on the schoola€ (TM) s mission and the drive to meet his or her key responsibilities: Coaching and Supporting Teachers in All Elements of Instruction Performing lesson observations and providing specific and actionable feedback for improvement Vetting lesson plans and providing other curricular guidance as needed Modeling lessons for teachers Assisting teachers with lesson preparation Reviewing scholar data with teachers to create actionable steps for classroom instruction Working with the Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Special Education Coordinator, At-Risk Specialist and classroom teachers to determine the most appropriate intervention for At-Risk scholarsTraining and Professional Development Creating and delivering professional development to teachers and staff during the summer session and on an as needed basis throughout the course of the year, at least one half day each month. Creating individualized improvement plans for struggling teachers and monitoring progress towards clear goalsOther Responsibilities Include: Collaborating with teachers to find real solutions to challenges faced in the classroom, using data to drive decision making Providing recommendations for school-wide professional development based on the instructional needs of teachers Interviewing prospective teachers and observing demonstration lessons Qualifications Mastera€ (TM) s Degree in Education Four or more years of teaching experience in elementary or middle grades with a proven track-record of high achievement in the classroom Experience in a high performing charter school preferred but not required Strong classroom management skills Strong knowledge of Common Core Experience with the guided release approach to lesson planning Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to establish and maintain effective and collaborative working relationships with a diverse staff Familiarity with the teaching techniques from Teach Like a Champion Alignment with schoola€ (TM) s two fold mission: high academic achievement for all scholars and building impeccable citizens Demonstrated application of Classicala€ (TM) s core values: Accountability, Innovation, Professionalism, Rigor, Tenacity, Transparency, and Urgency. CompensationWe offer a competitive compensation package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, plus 401(k) matching. To ApplyPlease apply through our website: All applicants must submit a resume and answer a few questions explaining why he or she would make a great instructional coach at Classical Charter Schools. .
• Location: Bronx
• Post ID: 95516573 newyork