Elementary Teacher (1st Grade)

Department: Teacher
Office: International Academy of Saginaw
Location: Saginaw
Job ID: 824145
Number of job openings: 1

International Academy of Saginaw is currently hiring a full time 1st Grade Teacher.  Must have valid Teacher Certification.

Join the International Academy of Saginaw (IAS) Family! 

Would you like to be part of a program that prepares all students for college, values the needs of all students, and helps students build a strong foundation to achieve success in a changing world? Does your passion for teaching and desire to make a differencein the life of a child describe why you chose teaching in the first place? If so, comeand be part of our SABIS® educational team at the International Academy of Saginaw (IAS). 

The International Academy of Saginaw is a highly regarded institution that provides a high-quality education to a diverse population in the Saginaw metropolitan area. The Academy strives to help all students to achieve their full potential, prepare them for success in college, equip them with the ability and desire for lifelong learning, and strengthen their civic, ethical, and moral values. The Academy maintains high standards of efficiency and accountability throughout its operation.

We are looking for a Teacher  who is motivated, creative, flexible, and possesses strong organizational skills as well as determination to foster academic achievement for all students.  

The Teacher enables the success of student academic achievement through implementation of the SABIS® curriculum and philosophy and through the consistent use of the SABIS® Point System TM of instruction.  

The Teacher has an oversight role for all students within the school setting, to ensure a safe academic environment conducive to learning and maintain the professional SABIS® image.    

The Teacher ensures proper planning and follow up for the academic progress of all students and works cooperatively with the Student Life and Student Management teams.    

The Teacher ensures accurate and timely reporting to the Academic Quality Controller, as required by SABIS® and governmental bodies. The Teacher reports regularly to the Academic Quality Controller regarding students’ performance and challenges, with recommendations for action and a summary of actions taken.    

The Teacher fulfills a requirement of 30 student contact hours per week. The primary assignment may be a specific grade level (including homeroom duties) or subject teaching to multiple classes in regular or intensive classes. The Teacher may also be assigned additional non-instructional duties such as proctoring exams or supervising recess or lunch. The Teacher must attend all school functions. 

Minimum Qualifications:  

o    BS or BA degree  

o    Possession of a current Michigan teaching certificate  

o    Experience and/ or a passion for working with high risk students and disadvantaged families.   

o    Experience with computers, databases, and other forms of technology.  

To learn more about International Academy of Saginaw, please visit our website at http://www.ias-sabis.net/. 

If you want to work in an atmosphere where collaboration is a mainstay, a well-structured and comprehensive curriculum is used and extensive classroom support and professional development is embedded. Join the SABIS® team at the International Academy of Saginaw. Apply today!   

Competitive Medical, Dental and Vision BCBS plans. 401K plan available. Life, ADD, and LTD 100% paid by the employer!

o    Teacher Application: 

Note:  In order for your application to be considered for a teaching position you must attach the following supplemental documents on the next page of this application:  Signed and notarized teaching certificate (front and back), MTTC test scores, copy of your college transcripts  

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