Instructors hold primary responsibility for the implementation and development of The Excel Center curriculum and the success of its students. We seek teachers who are committed to continuously improving curriculum and instruction through collaboration as part of a team. The Instructor will facilitate learning for students attending Excel Center, meeting students “where they are”. He/she employs a student-centered approach effectively tailoring the instructional strategies to the individual students’ needs approaching instruction with grit, creativity, and innovation. Strategies may include but are not limited to direct instruction, one-on-one instruction, seminars, self-paced lessons, and online learning environments. Instructors employ high impact instructional practices and motivational techniques. The position will work with the instructional team in meeting the educational objectives and adhering to the Indiana State Standards.
The school day schedule is 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM daily
Implement curricula and activities to meet academic standards; Build lessons around student needs including online learning tools and content.
Design and implement assessments that measure progress towards academic standards; Be accountable for students mastery of Indiana Academic State Standards.
Track and analyze classroom data; Use attendance and assessment data to refine curriculum and inform instructional practices to achieve learning goals.
Focus constantly on student learning; Think critically and strategically to respond to specific student learning needs across ability levels.
Participate in collaborative curriculum development, grade-level activities, and school-wide functions aimed at improving student retention, productivity, school culture, and new student orientation
Communicate student progress effectively with students, colleagues; Collaborate with staff to ensure student success.
Work with coaches and leadership staff to support students’ progress towards graduation and post secondary planning.
Attend all team and professional development meetings.
All other duties assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in subject specialty required with a minimum of 2 years teaching experience post licensing, preferred.
Current Indiana Teaching Certification in subject specialty, dual licensure preferred; mastery of and enthusiasm for academic subjects.
Experience working with high school age students in urban, non-traditional, and/or in adult education setting highly preferred
Has working knowledge of computer programs to perform clerical tasks: Google Applications (specifically Gmail), Excel, Word and Internet Explorer.
Bi-lingual in English and Spanish, highly preferred.
Must be able to successfully pass a background check.
Full-time employees may participate in a comprehensive benefits program that includes:
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Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled