Job Description

Boulder Valley School District is committed to create challenging, meaningful, and engaging learning opportunities so that all children thrive and are prepared for successful, civically engaged lives. Our comprehensive and innovative approach to education ensures that each student meets expectations relative to intellectual growth, physical development and social emotional well-being. The district covers approximately 500 square miles and serves the communities of Boulder, Erie, Louisville, Lafayette, Superior, Broomfield, Nederland, Ward, Jamestown and Gold Hill. Website: BVSD.

Location: US:CO:BOULDER

School: Summit Middle Charter

Position Title: Teacher-PE

Position Start Date:  August 6, 2024

Position Type: Charter

FTE: 0.50 - Part-time

Work Schedule: 187 Days

Closing Date: July 7, 2024

Summit Middle Charter School:

Summit Middle Charter School located in South Boulder is a tuition-free, public charter school in Boulder Valley School District serving grades 6,7,8.As a three-time National Blue Ribbon award winning school, Summit provides a rigorous academic curriculum focused on students who want to be challenged and are willing to work hard. Summit values creating stimulating, intellectually challenging learning experiences and supporting students to strive at all times to do their best and most thoughtful work. Summit teachers inspire in students a lifelong love of learning, a commitment to self-development, and a willingness to be engaged, constructive citizens. Summit’s faculty is the cornerstone of our community of scholars and we support professional growth and development in a collaborative manner. 

Summary:

6th-8th Grade Physical Education Teacher - Part-time to start August 2024. The PE teacher is a specialist responsible for educating each student in his or her charge and working with students, parents, teachers and staff toward achieving the goals set forth in the Summit mission. This teacher offers elective courses including physical education and strength/fitness classes. The teacher is supervised and evaluated by the principal. 

Qualifications:

The elements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and abilities needed for this position:

  • BA/BS in a related field, with an advanced degree/certification in physical education and health; teaching certificate a plus
  • Experience teaching physical education and health preferred
  • Strengths in teaching physical education to diverse students with various developmental learning stages, following BVSD Physical Education and Health standards
  • Plans student-centered, fitness-related activities and coordinates and implements both individual and team sports with emphasis on skill development, team sports values and growth mindset
  • Expertise in health/wellness curriculum development
  • Models mature understanding of adolescent development, excellent communication skills and demonstrates professionalism in course content that includes personal information, relationship dynamics, social, physical, and emotional wellbeing
  • Collaborates and engages in reflective inquiry with peers and administrators for the purpose of improving instructional practice and student and teacher learning
  • Experience using a varied repertoire of instructional strategies, including relevant meaningful and engagement fitness, wellness and team sports approaches
  • Ability to assess grade level needs utilizing Summit’s standards and benchmarks
  • Use of technology applications and instructional technology practices

Salary Information:

  • Salary Based on Experience 

Application and Selection Procedure:

To apply, visit:https://jobs.bvsd.org/- click on application. The position is open until filled.

Benefits & Eligibility:

Please see our Benefits Page for information on the benefits we offer and eligibility information.

Summit Middle Charter School is an equal opportunity educational institution and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, sex, gender identity/expression, national origin, creed, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status in admission or access to, and treatment and employment in its educational programs or activities. Inquiries: Office for Civil Rights -http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/addresses.html

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