Middle School ELA Teacher
Inwood Academy for Leadership Charter School - New York, NY

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Inwood Academy for Leadership Charter School, a new middle and high school that is expanding by one grade each year, seeks English Language Arts subject area teacher to help develop a fifth through twelfth grade school in its fourth year of operation. Ideal candidates have at least three years of teaching experience, have demonstrated success with a broad range of students, and are looking to be a collaborative member of a highly professionalized learning community.

All teachers must be willing to commit to our mission:
Inwood Academy for Leadership Charter School will empower students in Inwood and Washington Heights to become agents for change through community focused leadership, character development and college preparedness. Our teachers will regard our student leaders as burgeoning assets to their community and help them develop the tools they need to be successful in college and beyond.

•Work in a collaborative team teaching environment or individual classroom setting
•Engage students in active learning
•Use assessment to modify lessons
•Utilize online student system to track student progress through competencies and keep up to date assignments for students
•Contribute to program design and implementation
•Participate in all staff programs and academic planning, implementation, and evaluation
•Work collaboratively with other staff and teachers daily
•Enforce and uphold school policies and culture

•Commitment to the mission and vision of IALCS
•Expert in subject area
•At least three years of teaching in an urban environment
•Passionate about teaching and subject matter
•Energetic, motivated, innovative, prepared
•Valid NYS Teaching Certificate
•Evidence of excellence when working with middle school students
•Wide-ranging intellectual and educational interests
•Superior communication skills
•An ability to work collaboratively

Preferred Qualifications
•Spanish proficiency