High School Social Studies Teacher (Fall 2022)

Rooted School Indy at Eastern Star Church
Job Title:

Social Studies Teacher

Job Description 
SUMMARY:

In your role, you will be a lead executor of our Social Studies curriculum. As one of our Social Studies Teachers, you will work in step with our instructional team to fulfill our school-wide vision for grades 9-12 and execute the curriculum to bring that vision to a reality. 

We want teammates who demonstrate a passion for and commitment to Rooted’s mission We want teammates who have an unwavering commitment to radical transparency and radical open-mindedness (that, regardless of how much you know about something, you could be wrong) We want teammates who thrive in a startup environment (comfort with frequent, focused change and ambiguity + strong initiative) We want teammates committed to equity for all students 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Job Description
1. Creating, refining, + maintaining Social Studies curriculum at Rooted School
2. Collaborating with other content area teachers to design cross-curricular projects and emphasize targeted soft skills across curriculum
3. Meticulously monitoring student data, provide frequent feedback and targeted student support in response to data
4. Consistently implementing and execute student interventions with flexible grouping

5. Execute Rooted’s hybrid academic model with fidelity and consistency

6. Actively establishing Rooted culture among students, partners, and the community-at-large

8. Perform other duties as assigned

EDUCATION AND RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE 
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university (required)
  •  3+ years teaching experience (preferred) 
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS Or CERTIFICATIONS 
  • Criminal background check required for hire. 
  • Indiana Education License
TECHNICAL SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & ABILITIES 
  • Knowledge of evidenced-based programming and service delivery for students with unique learning needs (Special Education, At-Risk, Alternative Education) ·
  • Demonstrated skills in facilitation, conflict resolution and adult learning. · Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. 
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Ability to manage a variety of tasks in many settings on a daily basis. 
  • Ability to promote and follow Board Education policies and building procedures
  • Ability to communicate, interact and work efficiently and cooperatively with all people, including those from diverse ethnic and educational backgrounds.
  • Willingness to contribute to cultural diversity for educational enrichment. 
  • Ability to recognize the importance of safety in the workplace, follow safety rules, practice safe work habits, utilize appropriate safety equipment and report unsafe conditions to the appropriate administrator. 
MATERIALS AND EQUIPMENT OPERATING KNOWLEDGE: 
  • Operating knowledge of and experience with personal computers and peripherals 
  • Operating knowledge and experience with typical office equipment, such as telephones, copier, fax machine, email, etc. 
REPORTING RELATIONSHIP & DIRECTION/GUIDANCE: 

Reports to the School Leader

 

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Job Type
Full-Time
Grade Level
High School (9-12)
Grade Categories
Classroom Teacher
Job Subjects
Social Studies