Classroom Teacher - Turquoise Trail Charter School
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Social Studies
Job Title: Middle School Core Curriculum Teacher
Job Location: Turquoise Trail Mid School - 6600 Valentine Way, Santa Fe, NM 87507
Beginning: Aug 05, 2019
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Bilingual: Middle Level Teaching 5-9
Certificate: TESOL: Middle Level Teaching 5-9
Certificate: Middle Level Teaching 5-9
District: Turquoise Trail Charter School
Santa Fe, NM 87508
Telephone: 505-986-4006
Job Description:
Middle School Core Curriculum Teacher
TTCS is expanding our Middle school. In August, 2019 we will add a new 8th grade class of 60 students. We are hiring for Middle School teachers, where the areas of focus could be from: ELA, Math, Science, Spanish or Social studies.  Teacher must have the required NM licenses and endorsements to teach these secondary subjects. TESOL or Bilingual endorsements are preferred, as well as a Master’s degree.
Teacher’s Responsibilities
  • Employs effective instructional methods and materials, appropriate to the needs of the students
  • Administers standardized tests in accordance with School schedules and requirements
  • Create daily lesson plans that demonstrate clear objectives for student mastery of established curriculum
  • Provides meaningful feedback to students and parents via frequent and documented assessments
  • Coordinates delivery of instruction with other staff as required under individual learning plans
  • Fosters a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and student growth
  • Ensure a sustainable relationship with parents, pupils, school personnel and members of the public by communicating in a confidential, polite and refined manner.
  • Assume duty schedule as required
  • Seek opportunities for personal learning through continuing education offerings
  • Teaching license from the State of New Mexico
  • Successful completion of a background check
  • Ability to create an effective working relationship with School personnel
  • Ability to meet deadlines, work on multiple projects, and coordinate details with others
  • Demonstration of effective classroom management techniques using 21st century classroom skills
We are a New Mexico public school, and we offer a generous benefits package as a State employer.  Interested applicants should submit a resume and brief cover letter which states the position you are interested in, and answers the question “Why would you be a good match for TTCS?”.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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