MileStone Academy is seeking dynamic educators to join our team who will provide a top-quality education for our students. Applicants will be responsible for creating a classroom environment that facilitates achievement, learning, and personal growth.
The Physical Education and Health teacher we are looking for should show a passion for teaching with the ability to support students who have not been successful in other school environments to reach their potential.
All proper licenses, certifications, and clearances to work in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
A genuine interest, belief, and concern for students’ personal and academic success.
The ability to motivate, support, and challenge students who function at various levels.
A growth mindset with a strong sense of professional responsibility.
The ability to work collaboratively with co-workers and school leaders to find solutions that enable students to thrive in the classroom.
Assess students’ abilities and craft teaching plans.
Adapt learning materials to students’ needs.
Keep track of and reflect on students’ progress.
Monitor children’s behavioral patterns and arrange appropriate interventions, if needed.
Find engaging activities to teach skills (e.g., drawing and theater drama).
Manage classroom crises and resolve conflict.
Prepare students for the transition to the next grade.
Inform parents about their children’s performance and potential problems.
Coach/mentor other professionals who work with children with disabilities.
Collaborate with the support staff (e.g., school counselors and speech therapists) to create holistic intervention plans.
Knowledge of educational curriculum and instructional goals and objectives, and educational trends and research findings about comprehensive secondary programming.
Knowledge of principles, theories, methods, techniques, and strategies about teaching and instruction of secondary level students.
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.
If interested, please complete the form below in its entirety and a MileStone hiring manager will contact you shortly.