9th-12th Science Teacher

GEO Next Generation High School of Indianapolis

GEO Next Generation High School is a part of a network of high-quality charter schools managed
by the GEO Foundation. It joins GEO Prep Academy and GEO Prep Mid-City, delivering a high-quality K-12 learning experience to parents and students in the Baton Rouge community. GEO Next Generation High School is a tuition-free, public charter school that began with 9th grade and
added a grade each year over the subsequent three years. Our teachers cultivate critical thinking
skills students need to understand how the world works around them. Our dedicated faculty are
committed to providing an outstanding education for students each day as they transition from
elementary to middle school to high school and COLLEGE. Through our partnership with the local
community college, our students will be able to take dual credit courses with the opportunity to
earn college credit at no cost to the student. Our curriculum and our teaching methods are designed
using Core Knowledge, Teach Like a Champion and blended learning model. We are a TAP
school!

REPORTS TO/TERM:
Principal and Administrative Team
This is a part time 10-month position.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
• A bachelor’s degree or higher or at least 24 credit hours in content area
• Valid Teaching License for Grades 9-12 preferred
• Demonstrates strong writing skills
• Strong technical skills, particularly in integrating technology in the classroom to drive
academic achievement
• Demonstrated volunteer or community service
• At least one (or more) of the following:
o National Board Certification
o TAP Experience (sign on bonus for TAP certification)
o Core Knowledge Experience
o Experience with Blended Learning
o At least two years of successful teaching in an urban environment

ESSENTIAL POSITION FUNCTIONS:
A Secondary Science Teacher is required to perform the following duties:
• Plan and implement a blended learning environment, providing direct and indirect
instruction in Secondary Science classes based on state standards
• Participation in all TAP requirements, focusing on data-driven instruction
• Create an inviting, innovative, and engaging learning environment that develops student
critical thinking and problem-solving skills
• Prepare students for strong academic achievement and passing of all required assessments
• Communicate regularly with parents
• Continually assess student progress toward mastery of standards and keep students and
parents well informed of student progress by collecting and tracking data, providing daily
feedback, weekly assessments, and occasional parent/teacher conferences
Biology Teacher (Grades 6-12)
Part Time Position
• Work with the Special Education teachers and administration to serve special needs
students in the classroom
• Attend all required staff meetings and attend designated school functions outside of
school hours
• Establish and enforce rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order among the
students for whom you are responsible
• Accept and incorporate feedback and coaching from administrative staff
• Perform necessary duties including but not limited to morning, lunch, dismissal, and
after-school duties
• Preforms other duties, as deemed appropriate, by the principal
• Dress professionally and uphold all school policies
● Continually assess student progress toward mastery of standards and keep students and
parents well informed of student progress by collecting and tracking data, providing daily
feedback, weekly assessments, and occasional parent/teacher conferences
● Work with the Special Education teachers and administration to serve special needs
students in the classroom
● Attend all grade level and staff meetings and attend designated school functions outside
of school hours
● Establish and enforce rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order among the
students for whom you are responsible
● Accept and incorporate feedback and coaching from administrative staff
● Perform necessary duties including but not limited to morning, lunch, dismissal, afterschool and early college student support duties
● Dress professionally and uphold all school policies
● Performs other duties, as deemed appropriate, by the principal

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Job Type
Full-Time
Grade Level
High School (9-12)
Grade Categories
Classroom Teacher
Job Subjects
Science/Technology