2 Aug 2022

Teacher Elementary School Science Teacher

Global Community Charter School
 New York, New York County, New York, United States

Job Description

Elementary School Science Teacher

Global Community Charter School (GCCS) is a Harlem-based International Baccalaureate (IB) World School that is innovative, inquiry-based, culturally competent, and provides students with a comprehensive and rigorous curriculum that encourages critical and creative thinking.

The K-5th Grade Science Teacher is responsible for establishing and maintaining a classroom where whole group and small group instruction, discussion, projects and cooperative work engages students, keeps classes focused, and infuses a lasting desire to learn in all.


  • Competitive Salary
  • Option for 100% Employer paid; Medical, Dental, Vision FSA/HSA/PPO plans
  • Dependent care FSA & Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • 100 % Employer paid Term life and disability insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement options
  • Gym reimbursement
  • PTO, Paid Parental Leave Child care leave, and other leave benefits
  • 403B Match and GCCS match
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Health stipend if covered on a partner/spouse’s plan


  • Coordinating knowledge of students, instructional content, and curricular resources to design differentiated Science units and lesson plans aligned to the NYS Science Learning Standards
  • Differentiates instruction for students as an integral aspect of planning and teaching and understands Workshop Model in the design of instruction
  • Evaluate academic achievement and progress towards learning objectives through detailed data analysis of student performance on a wide variety of metrics; Utilize student data collected to drive instruction and intervention
  • Engaging in coaching cycles and implementing research-based strategies that maximize their own performance and that of their students
  • Reflecting on their own progress as educators and seeking out professional resources to continuously improve their practice
  • Model, promote and embody the International Baccalaureate learner profile to create a cohesive school culture of academic and personal success
  • Supporting the school as directed by the Chief Academic Officer and Assistant Chief Academic Officers


  • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university a must.
  • A M.A., Ed.M or Master’s degree in education preferred.
  • New York State Certification for relevant grades, subject area, or demonstrated process towards obtaining certification
  • A minimum of 2 years of demonstrated success as a full-time elementary classroom teacher.
  • Demonstrated success working in a high-performing, urban school setting preferred.
  • Evidence of excellence in teaching through continuous learning and data analysis
  • Be a team player – a desire to work in a team-oriented environment and collaborate effectively with colleagues
  • Dedication to GCCS’ mission

How to Apply

GCCS Careers

Bureaus: New York. Job Categories: Full-Time. Job Types: Teacher. Salaries: 80,000 - 100,000.

Job expires in 19 days.