Founded in 2013, Kenner Discovery Health Sciences Academy is a Type 1 charter school authorized by Jefferson Parish Public Schools. In August 2013, Discovery opened its doors to 420 students. Each year, Discovery has grown to add more grade levels and students. Now in its sixth year, the school has a bustling student body of 1,538 students in grades Pre-K through 11th grade and nearly 200 full-time faculty members.
Discovery is currently seeking talented, passionate lead teachers, co-teachers, and SPED teachers for the 2019-2020 school year. We understand that it is the effectiveness of our teachers that matters the most when it comes to impacting the success of our students. Teachers will be responsible for implementing curriculum, sees through the success of our students, and working with a team of teachers.
Education & Experience
- 2+ years experience with children in a school setting
- Bachelor’s or Master’s degree is required for lead teachers
- Louisiana Teacher Certification completed or in progress
- Familiarity with Louisiana Student Standards, LEAP 2025 Assessment, EOC testing, and Online Assessments
- Knowledge of RTI, BIP, and current legal policy in regard to SPED is essential for SPED teachers
- Certifications in Special Education, ESL, and/or Curriculum and Instruction is a plus
- Leading extracurricular student activities is a plus
Salary is competitive and corresponds with experience. Discovery offers full-time employees a comprehensive benefits package with a 401K plan.
- Applicants must bring five (5) hard copies of your most recent resume
- Please arrive 5 minutes before your scheduled time slot
- If you need to change your interview time, please do so directly through SignUp Genius
Discovery provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
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