Elementary Teachers K-5

Visible Men Academy (VMA) is a K-5, all boys public charter school located in Bradenton, FL. The mission of VMA is to provide boys with outstanding academic, character, and social education in a nurturing school environment. The strong emphasis on character development is a cornerstone of the school culture and program. Visible Men Academy is searching for Dynamic Leaders in the classroom and the community.

 

Job Description

The primary responsibility of a teacher at VMA is the planning, delivering and evaluating teaching and learning, while maintaining a safe and secure learning environment. Teachers at VMA:

 

  • Are highly capable educators with a passion for engaging elementary aged students in their academic, character, and social development

  • Enjoy a spirited, joyful, and supportive environment that is built on trust, teamwork, and valuing teacher voice

  • Possess the expertise and technical skills necessary to deliver a challenging instructional program that will lead to the measurable academic growth of each student, above and beyond standards

  • Support a progressive blended learning environment and will be enthusiastic about utilizing technology as a valuable tool for teaching, assessing, and intervening to affect academic growth

  • Value all students and families and celebrate diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds and perspectives

  • Strive to create strong partnerships with parents to best support students

  • Have an interest in and an appreciation for single-gender education

  • Are deeply invested in the school mission

     

VMA is built on the belief that every school administrator, teacher, and staff member is a leader and role model for our students. The school emphasizes a “continual learning” mindset for teachers and encourages and supports professional development of skills and interests. VMA values each teacher’s personal and professional gifts and strives to enable autonomy in a team environment, with each team member united by the school mission and the results it will achieve.

 

Qualifications

Bachelor Degree required; Master’s Degree preferred.

Experience working in urban schools or communities

Charter School Experience

Florida Teaching Certification Completed

Willing to relocate

VMA offers competitive salaries and benefits packages.