Position Title: 2nd Grade Teacher
Reports To: Elementary Principal
Terms: 10-month, full-time
Community of Peace Academy is an urban public charter school located on the East Side of St. Paul, Minnesota serving nearly 850 students in grades PreK to 12. We take pride in being a multicultural community of students and staff committed to educating the whole person – mind, body and will – for peace, justice, freedom, compassion, wholeness and fullness of life for all.
We are seeking a 2nd Grade Teacher to join our elementary team for the remainder of the 23-24 school year.
The qualified applicant will hold a MN Teaching license in Elementary Education.
At CPA, Responsive Classroom is implemented across all elementary classrooms. If you have not taken RC training, we will support you in implementing these strategies. We also implement the PeaceBuilders program school wide. Your Mentor teacher will assist you in implementing PeaceBuilders. New teachers have a mentor as well as regular support from an instructional coach.
Responsibilities and Skills Required:
Have a strong understanding of the Minnesota Academic Standards for 2nd Grade across content areas
Facilitate instruction, evaluate and assess student progress against instructional outcomes and objectives
Possess the ability to develop rapport with young learners of diverse backgrounds
Work cooperatively with individuals and teams
Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication with staff, students, and parents
Demonstrate an unyielding commitment to helping all students attain high academic and ethical standards of performance