6th Grade Mathematics Teacher

Norris Middle School is accepting applications for a 6th grade Mathematics teacher for the 2023-2024 school year.  The candidate chosen to fill this position will work closely with experienced Mathematics teachers in both the middle and high schools in planning program curriculum.  The Norris Math Department strives to prepare critically thinking students in the areas of Algebra, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, and Statistics.  Position specifics include:

  • Base pay 2023-2024:  $39,350

  • Full single or family insurance

  • 11 non specified leave days per year

Required qualifications: PK-6 teacher

Preferred qualifications:  emphasis in Mathematics


  • Teaches and collaborates to effectively instruct 6th grade math skills based on the current Nebraska state standards while utilizing the courses of study adopted by the Board of Education and other appropriate learning activities.

  • Leads effective instruction in a classroom setting.

  • Evaluates each student’s growth in skills, knowledge, and contribution in the mathematics curricular area.

  • Provides individualized and small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to meet the current Nebraska State Standards 

  • Establishes and maintains standards of student behavior needed to provide an orderly, productive environment in the classroom.


  • Maintains professional competence through in-service education activities provided by the district, and/or in self-selected professional growth activities.

  • Works cooperatively with other mathematics teachers at the middle and high school levels in planning a balanced mathematics program.

  • Participates cooperatively with the appropriate administrator through the teacher appraisal process following district guidelines.

  • Communicates with parents and school counselors on student progress.

  • Identifies student needs and cooperates with other professional staff members in helping students solve problems.

  • Participates in curriculum and other developmental programs.

  • Participates in faculty committees.

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Additional Information

  • Position begins August 2023
  • Base pay 2023-2024:  $39,350

  • Full single or family insurance

  • 11 non specified leave days per year

Contact Information

Norris School District 160
25211 S 68th Street
Firth, Nebraska 68358

Derrick Joel
(p) (402) 791-0000