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Posted: Saturday, September 2, 2017 10:13 PM

Foundation Academies is seeking a highly committed and talented High School STEM Team Leader to join our Foundation Collegiate Academy family in Trenton, NJ. As a team of like:minded professionals who believe the achievement gap is an injustice, we work relentlessly to fundamentally change the lives of our students by having the highest standards, being data:driven, and showing tough love.At Foundation Academies, we:make a profound impact on our city as we expand the first network of A?No ExcusesA? schools founded and built by Trenton educators and parents;develop and coach all of our teachers through weekly observations and o3s (one:on:one meetings) with direct supervisors;provide every teacher with a laptop/smartphone and every classroom with whiteboard technology;ensure that all of our students study music and have seen 100 of our graduates gain acceptance into 4:year colleges.We seek a highly committed and talented High School STEM Team Leader to be part of our High School Team who:embraces our mission and embodies our core values;ensures measurable student learning and commits to data:driven instruction;sets a highly structured school environment by A?sweating the small stuffA? ;welcomes the opportunity to be constantly challenged to grow, learn and improve;is a team player;possesses or is eligible for NJ certification in either Teacher of Math or in one of the sciences (ie. Biological Science, Physical Science)has a minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.00 (if graduated after Sept 2015) or 2.75 (before Sept 2015) for certification requirements; exceptions made in the case of exceptionally high praxis score)General responsibilities include (but are not limited to):Creating and implementing a vision for instruction across subjects and grade levelsCoaching teachers and learning specialists and helping to foster a productive co:teaching relationshipAssisting teachers in revising their curriculum to better meet the focus, coherence, and rigor required by the StandardsCommitting to constant professional and personal growth by working closely with a team of teachers and leadersModeling and teaching our school values of bravery, grit, zest, self:awareness, and pridePotentially serving as an advisor for a small group of students and promoting their academic, social, and emotional growthTeam Leaders teach for 75 of the time and coach for 25 of the time. Candidates with three or more years of teaching and two years of coaching experience preferred. Interested candidates must apply by clicking on Work At Foundation at or visiting our jobs page at /FACSjobs. Semifinalist candidates will be required to provide unofficial transcripts, evidence of certification/eligibility, and 5 professional references. Hired candidates are responsible for the following: official transcripts, criminal clearance (fingerprinting), and medical clearance (TB/mantoux testing).


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