Classroom Teacher - Great Oaks Charter School
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: World Languages
Job Title: Anticipated Vacancies
Job Location: Great Oaks Charter School - Bridgeport
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Great Oaks Charter School
Bridgeport, CT 06608
Telephone: 203-870-8188
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Job Description:
Exciting Opportunities Await at Great Oaks (grades 6-12) for the 2024-2025 School Year!

Hello, Valued Educators!
Great Oaks is thrilled to announce that we are now accepting applications for potential vacancies for the upcoming 2024-2025 school year. Fresh off of our Three-Year renewal, we are looking to expand services and meet the needs of our students through dedicated and compassionate educators like you. Not sure if we have an opening for you? Apply and let’s have a conversation.

At Great Oaks…
  • CT Certified Teachers in Charter Schools continue to acquire pension services.
  • Our teachers receive weekly professional development during half-day Tuesdays.
  • We offer discounts for masters and certification programs through our partnerships with Fairfield University and offer individual support for RELAY and WGU students.
  • We have four instructional coaches on staff to help support, plan, and provide feedback.
  • We value members of the teaching community currently holding Long-Term Sub licenses as fully compensated instructors and provide support and guidance for the certification process.
High School and Middle School Teaching Positions
This is your chance to make a positive impact on young minds! We're on the lookout for dynamic educators ready to inspire and shape the future. If you're seeking a change of scenery and a fresh opportunity, or looking to start your career with a strong foundation of support, Great Oaks could be your next professional home.

Qualifications:
  • Educational Background: A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in your desired relevant field or related discipline is required. A valid teaching certificate or review of transcripts for certification options is required.
  • Teaching Experience: Proven experience in a classroom setting, demonstrating effective teaching methods and a passion for student success is preferred. 
  • Collaborative Spirit: Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to collaborate effectively with colleagues, students, and parents. A team player who contributes positively to the school community with an unwavering belief that all students will succeed.
  • Innovative Teaching Approach: Demonstrated ability to incorporate innovative and engaging teaching methods that cater to diverse learning styles, fostering a dynamic and inclusive learning environment.
  • Data-Driven Decision-Making: Proficient in analyzing student performance data and using it to inform instructional practices. A commitment to continuous improvement and adapting teaching strategies based on student needs.
  • Technology Integration: Comfortable with technology in the classroom and a willingness to integrate digital tools for enhanced learning experiences. Familiarity with [specific educational software/tools] is a plus.
We offer…
  • Competitive Salary and Benefits Package: Your dedication deserves recognition. Our salary range is competitive and tailored to your experience. Additionally, enjoy a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, pension (for qualified teachers), 403b programs, and more!
  • Embedded Coaching and Support: At Great Oaks, we believe in fostering continuous growth. Join us, and you'll have access to development opportunities to enhance your skills and stay at the forefront of educational excellence.
  • After-School Opportunities: Enjoy the flexibility of paid traditional after-school opportunities and dive into enriching experiences that go beyond the classroom. Great Oaks values work-life balance and invests in your well-being. We also offer after-school opportunities or extension opportunities that align to your long-term career goals. 
  • After-After School Work-from-Home Options: Embrace the future of education with our paid work-from-home after-after-school opportunities. We understand the importance of flexibility, and we're committed to supporting your professional journey, whether in the school building or the comfort of your home.
Apply now and be a part of something extraordinary!
  • Email your resume directly to Farah Martin at FMartin@gobpt.org. 
  • In the subject line use your Content Area and Desired Grade (6-12)
  • For a faster response, include dates and/or times that you are available to interview

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
**** REAP Applicants: If you want to notify the school district of your interest in this job, click here.

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