Middle School US History/World Geography Teacher

Website The Woodlands Christian Academy

The Woodlands Christian Academy (TWCA) is an independent, Christ-centered college preparatory school serving students in PreK through 12th grade.  With over 25 years of strong history and a clear vision for the future, TWCA is leading the way for Christian education in The Woodlands Texas area.

We are currently seeking a Middle School US History/World Geography Teacher

Job Title:                     Middle School US History/World Geography Teacher
Reports To:                High School Principal
Job Description:        The teacher will implement a rigorous academic program in history and geography for students and will provide opportunities for maximum student development and growth through developmentally appropriate learning experiences. The teacher will design and implement a wide variety of instructional strategies that will accommodate various learning styles in accordance with the school curriculum and mission statement

Primary Responsibilities:
Teach 6 total sections of history and geography in a Christian college preparatory environment
Actively pursue professional growth and continually strive to improve curriculum and instruction
Collaborate and coordinate closely with grade-level, department, and course teams
Willingly take on responsibility above and beyond classroom duties
Cheerfully perform duties required of all faculty members as outlined in employment contract
Establish and maintain communication with staff, students, and parents and encourage positive parent-teacher student relationships and community and parent involvement
Plan, prepare, and deliver lessons and instructional materials that facilitate active learning
Possess highly effective classroom management and time management skills
Embrace classroom technology and use it as a tool for learning
Create and timely post robust plans which align with curriculum, instruction, and assessment, and integrate technology into the curriculum
Use instruction time efficiently and effectively
Assign and grade class work, homework, tests, and assignments in a timely fashion and update systems accordingly
Embrace new challenges
Work collaboratively with department members and Principal to build curriculum, create assessments, review best practices, and create clear daily goals for academic instruction
Evaluate student progress effectively, keeping records and reports required by the School
Challenge course lesson plans to align with best practices and updated knowledge
Approach duties enthusiastically and optimistically; be willing to coach and be coached
Required Qualifications:
Commitment to embrace the Mission of The Woodlands Christian Academy
Bachelor’s degree in related field; advanced degree preferred
Minimum of 24 hours of college level history/ geography courses
Teaching certification
Prior secondary teaching experience preferred
Other Responsibilities
Possess a strong Christian testimony and be an active member of a Bible-believing church.
Attend faculty devotions and commit to prayer for the school community.
Serve as a positive Christian role model to our students and pursue Christ-like behavior.
Be a responsible steward of the school’s resources and personally support the school’s fundraising efforts at a level as able.
Perform related duties as assigned.

To apply for this job please visit www.twca.net.

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