2019-2020 Elementary Teacher (Upper)

The Upper Elementary Teacher is responsible for:
  • Delivering instruction in the classroom and raising student achievement
  • Long-term unit planning and daily lesson planning
  • Collaborating with grade level and subject level teams and student support staff
  • Participating in daily, weekly, and quarterly meetings about student achievement
  • Integrating weekly feedback and goal-setting into lesson delivery
  • Using data and assessments to constantly improve practice
  • Maintaining a classroom culture conducive to raising student achievement
  • Communicating with parents and/or guardians about student progress
  • Participating in the life of the school, including student activities and events
  • Taking on other tasks, as needed
 
Position Requirements:
  • Believe in the mission and values of Crescent City Schools
  • Demonstrate past success working with students in urban settings
  • Have a BA or BS degree
  • Possess LA Teacher Certification (or equivalent certification in another state) or be enrolled in a certification program with successful passage of the required Praxis exams
      
About Crescent City Schools
Crescent City Schools is a nonprofit Charter Management Organization whose mission is to support and develop open enrollment charter schools that raise student achievement and prepare students for college. As a part of the ongoing effort to rebuild New Orleans public schools, Crescent City Schools currently operates three PreK-8th grade open-enrollment charter schools: Harriet Tubman and Paul Habans Charter schools, located on the West Bank; and Akili Academy, located in the Upper Ninth Ward. Our organization creates life-changing educational experiences for students and, through this work, transforms a city.

Compensation is competitive and based on experience.
We offer a
fantastic benefits package.

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