Classroom Teacher - East Haven Public Schools
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Language Arts (English)
Job Title: Teaching/Social Studies/Language Arts Teacher
Job Location: Academy
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: East Haven Public Schools
East Haven, CT 06513
Telephone: 203-468-3951
Job Description:
Job Title:       Teaching/Social Studies/Language Arts Teacher
Reports To:    Building Principal
Level:            Classroom Instructor
Education:     The successful candidate must hold current CT teaching certification in History & Social Studies, 7-12 (026), History & Social Studies, Middle School, 4-8 (226), English, 7-12 (015), OR English, Middle School, 4-8 (215); BA (preferred MA) from an accredited college or university in History & Social Studies or English equivalent

  • Create a classroom environment that supports students' development of English content knowledge, conceptual understanding, and related skills, knowledge and successful experience
  • Implementing research-based instructional practices
  • Using a variety of assessment tools and analyzing student data to drive instruction
  • Communicate effectively with students, parents, teachers, support staff, and Administrators
  • Think flexibly and adapt to the specific instructional needs of students
  • Collect data to measure impact on instruction and student achievement
  • Develop goals related to teacher practice, student growth and school improvement
  • Develop and revise curriculum and various types of assessments that align with district initiatives
Minimum Qualifications/Skills:  The successful candidate must have in-depth knowledge of:
  • developing students' understanding of English concepts and skills;
  • developing lessons that are aligned to the Common Core State Standards;
  • integrating technology and digital resources into instruction;
  • strong classroom management and organizational skills;
  • differentiation of instruction for diverse learners;
  • content area literacy;
  • assessment (summative and formative).
Evaluation:  Performance of this job will be evaluated annually in accordance with provisions of the Board’s policy on Evaluation of Classified Personnel.

Applications will be accepted online at the district website:
A direct link to the application page is
This job description is not, nor is it intended to be, a complete statement of all duties, functions, and responsibilities which comprises this position.
East Haven Public Schools is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, females, handicapped, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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