Classroom Teacher - Capital Preparatory Harbor School
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Elementary School Classes
Job Title: General Education Teacher-2022-2023
Job Location: Harbor Lower: Bridgeport CT
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Elementary Education, 1-6 (005)
Certificate: Elementary,Grades 1-6 (305)
Certificate: Pre-K - Grade 6 (002)
District: Capital Preparatory Harbor School
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Telephone: 917-838-3684
Job Description:
At Capital Prep, we love teachers and refer to them as Illuminators. Each of our Illuminators are dedicated to providing students with an enriching and invigorating educational experience. With a focus on academic rigor and achievement, we expect our staff to collaborate, problem-solve, and commit 100% to our students’ success. 
Our illuminator’s are committed to teaching and learning that promotes the success of every student and work closely with the Capital Prep team in:
  • Creating a safe and enjoyable educational environment that encompasses our social justice model and that ensures every graduate moves on to attend college;
  • Providing individualized instruction and enrichment opportunities for students to ensure that gifted students are challenged and struggling students are supported; 
  • Hiring and growing quality teachers and leaders and empowering them to use their craft to inspire students to achieve at the highest levels.
Teacher responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Student achievement and culture building 
  • Create a safe, effective, student-centered learning environment that fosters student curiosity;
  • Motivate students to put forth their best efforts in academics, athletics, activities, and personal conduct;
  • Support students to recognize their full potential in all areas of human development;
  • Build a bridge of communication and involvement with parents, families, and community leaders;
  • Analyze data and use it to inform and drive instruction.
Professional development and learning
  • Attend all professional development trainings, data team meetings, and curriculum meetings;
  • Collaborate with peers and school leaders to improve instructional strategies, school climate, and leadership skills;
  • Participate in professional trainings to enhance knowledge as well as educational and leadership capabilities. 
Teacher qualifications:
  • Team player and life-long learner
  • Receptive to ongoing feedback
  • Exemplary professional values
  • Two years of teaching experience (preferred)
  • Experience in analyzing data to drive instruction
  • Commitment to student engagement and student success
Teacher requirements:
  • Bachelor degree, Graduate degree (preferred)
  • NYS Teaching Certification (preferred)


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