Classroom Teacher - Ramah Navajo School Board
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Elementary School Classes
Job Title: Elementary Teacher
Job Location: Pine Hill School, Ramah Navajo School Board
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Elementary Teaching K-8
Certificate: Grades K-12 Teaching
Certificate: Middle Level Teaching 5-9
District: Ramah Navajo School Board
Pine Hill, NM 87357
Telephone: 505-775-4187
Job Description:
  1. Will support and comply with the Pine Hill School philosophy, mission, and vision statement. 
  2. Will have four (4) hours of Prevention of Sexual Harassment training annually.
  3. Will have four (4) hours of training on SCAN procedures and reporting annually.
  4. Become familiar and be in compliance with FERPA (Family Educational Rights & Privacy Act).
  5. Teaches assigned students in line with school policies/procedures, curriculum and /or state guidelines.
  6. Maintains structured class management such that students are exposed only to efficient, businesslike, active learning environments without disruption.  Establish class rules and standards of classroom behavior with students and consistently enforces those expectations.
  7. Develops lesson plans and appropriate instructional assessments, materials, activities and so on.  Adapts level of instruction and assessment to student level/needs.
  8. Provides opportunities, when appropriate, for small group interaction, individual or small group instruction.
  9. Selects and requisitions books, instructional aids and instructional supplies and maintains required inventory records.
  10. Communicates with parent/staff to interpret assessments and to discuss individual student’s progress.
  11. Identifies pupil needs and cooperates with other professional staff members in assessing and helping pupils solve health, attitude and learning problems.
  12. Supervises students in and out of classroom as assigned.
  13. Participates in curriculum or other developmental programs as assigned.
  14. Shares in sponsorship of student activities, and participates in all staff/training meetings as assigned.
  15. Maintains professional competence through in-service education activities provided by the school and/or in self selected professional growth activities.
  16. Complies with all RNSB, Inc. performance expectations. 
  17. Accomplishes other tasks as assigned by supervisor.
  1. BA or MA in Elementary Education.
  2. Valid New Mexico Public Education K-8 teaching license or license eligible.
SPECIAL WORKING CONDITIONS:  Must submit to a pre-employment criminal background check and every five years, thereafter.  Must also submit to an initial health examination that includes screening for tuberculosis and a periodic re-examination, thereafter, as recommended by their health provider.
SUPERVISED BY      :           Principal, K-12
SUPERVISES            :           Educational Assistants/Volunteers
PAY RANGE               :           Certified Salary Scale
WORKING HOURS    :           7:30 AM to 4:30 PM - Four Day School Week, Monday-Thursday
LUNCH HOUR            :           ½ Hour
POSITION GOAL       :           To help each pupil develop competence in subject area skills and an understanding of subject material.  To provide structured classroom management, planned instruction and thorough assessments which reflect each student’s learning.  To work with parents, other staff members and students improve the subject area knowledge and skills of the student.  To improve teaching as assigned by the principal, mentors and staff training personnel.


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