Summary

This position requires teacher to perform all of the essential functions of a regular classroom teacher including but not limited to planning and delivering instruction, behavior and classroom management, assessment and differentiation, collaboration with team members, communication with parents, and participating in some after school commitments such as conferences, school picnic, graduation, and other duties as assigned.

Description

Open Position:
           Quantum STEAM Academy is now accepting applications for a full time 1st grade grade Teacher for the 2024-2025 school year.
 
Qualifications:
           Valid MN Elementary Education Teaching License is required or in the process to apply for a license. More teaching experience is preferable, but we encourage recent graduates to apply.
 
Position Description:
       This position requires teacher to perform all of the essential functions of a regular classroom teacher including but not limited to planning and delivering instruction, behavior and classroom management, assessment and differentiation, collaboration with team members, communication with parents, and participating in some after school commitments such as conferences, school picnic, graduation, and other duties as assigned.  
Teacher duties include but not limited to:
At Quantum Academy, Teachers are responsible for:

  • Providing a safe and cooperative learning environment for students
  • Identifying the academic needs for students based on formal and informal assessments
  • Supporting students social, emotional, and mental health
  • Designing and facilitating differentiated and personalized learning goals and activities that follow a coherent sequence aligned to instructional goals
  • Engaging students in high-level cognitive activity
  • Developing an integrated and interdisciplinary work across the adopted curricula.
  • Maintaining a growth mindset toward student learning, teaching practice, and personal/collective growth
  • Holding themselves accountable for learner outcomes and advocate for their students
  • Believing in the capability of their students and themselves to succeed
  • Being creative in the implementation of data-driven instruction and educational practices
  • Serving as a role model for their students
  • Collaborating effectively within the school and external communities to increase student performance
  • Demonstrating global competence that positively impacts and connects students’ work to their families, local, and global communities
  • Performing other duties as assigned by the administration

About the School:
Quantum STEAM Academy is a Public Charter School located in St. Paul, Minnesota. Quantum STEAM Academy accelerates learning through quality instruction and STEAM focused programs. Quantum STEAM Academy models a sustainable, student-centered approach to education that fosters academic excellence, critical thinking, life-long learning, and global citizenship. 
How to Apply:
Persons interested in applying should send an email to:  info@qsteamacademy.org with the following application materials attached:
·       Cover letter
·       Resume
·       Three reference contacts
 
Equal Employment Opportunity: 
Quantum STEAM Academy (QSA) Charter School is an equal opportunity employer. Final appointment to this position will be contingent upon passing a criminal background check. QSA offers a high competitive salary and benefits plan that include medical, dental, life insurance, short term disability, long term disability, PTO, and Teachers Retirement Plan (TRA).