Classroom Teacher - Bloomfield Schools
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Elementary School Classes
Job Title: 3rd Grade Teacher
Job Location: Central Primary Elementary
Beginning: Aug 12, 2024
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Elementary Teaching K-8
District: Bloomfield Schools
Bloomfield, NM 87413
Telephone: 505-632-4365
Job Description:
2024-2025 School Year
General Job Description:
                The Elementary Teacher will provide guidance and instructional experiences that are academically and developmentally appropriate for each student assigned to that classroom.
Work Schedule:
                Contract Hours: 7.5
                1.    Bachelor’s degree
                2.    Valid New Mexico teaching license with endorsements as needed.
Physical Requirements:
                Sitting, standing, lifting and carrying (up to 50 lbs.), reaching, squatting, kneeling and moving light furniture may be required.
Performance Responsibilities:
A.      Essential Duties & Responsibilities
  1. The teacher accurately demonstrates knowledge of the content area and approved curriculum.
  2. The teacher appropriately utilizes a variety of teaching methods and resources for each area taught.
  3. The teacher communicates with and obtains feedback from students in a manner that enhances student learning and understanding.
  4. The teacher comprehends the principles of student growth, development, and learning and applies them appropriately.
  5. The teacher effectively utilizes student assessment techniques and procedures.
  6. The teacher manages the educational setting in a manner that promotes positive student behavior and a safe and health environment.
  7. The teacher recognizes student diversity and creates an atmosphere conducive to the promotion of positive student involvement and self-concept.
  8. The teacher demonstrates a willingness to examine and implement change as appropriate.
  9. The teacher works productively with colleagues, parents, and community members.
  10. The teacher follows board policies and administrative rules and regulations.
  11. The teacher will work with the special education teacher(s) to design and implement the IEP of any special needs student assigned to that classroom.
B.      Additional Duties and Responsibilities
    1.    Communicate accurate and up-to-date information to students in a way that enhances   
            student learning and includes demonstrating effective writing skills, and use of standard  
    2.    Manage time appropriately.
    3.    Cooperate with administration, parents, and co-workers.
    4.    Create a positive atmosphere and arrange the physical environment of the classroom for
           optimum learning.
    5.    Prepare for instruction and show written evidence of preparation.
    6.    Take precautions to protect equipment, materials, and facilities.
    7.    Maintain accurate and complete records as required by the school district, and reports   
           progress or lack thereof to parents in a timely manner.
    8.    Attend and participate in faculty and training meetings.
    9.    Complete duties (hall, bus, etc.) as assigned.
   10.    Leave adequate preparations for a substitute.
   11.   Develop and implement appropriate classroom management strategies while maintaining 
            high expectations for student behavior.
    12.  Encourage cooperation between students.

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