High School English Teacher for Alternative Education Program (Full- or Part-time)

Job Title: High School English Teacher for Alternative Education Program

(Full- or Part-time)

Location: Omaha, NE

About Us: Omaha Street School is a small, innovative high school dedicated to providing a supportive and engaging learning environment for at-risk and struggling teens. Our alternative education program focuses on personalized learning, small class sizes, and holistic support to help students succeed academically and personally in a Christ-centered environment.

Position Overview: We are seeking a passionate and creative English teacher to join our team. The ideal candidate will be dedicated to helping students develop their reading, writing, and critical thinking skills, while also fostering a love for literature and language.

 

Responsibilities:

·        Develop and implement engaging and inclusive lesson plans that meet the needs of diverse learners

·        Create a supportive and inclusive classroom environment where all students feel valued and respected

·        Use a variety of instructional strategies to engage students and promote active learning

·        Provide meaningful feedback on student work to support growth and improvement

·        Collaborate with colleagues to develop interdisciplinary projects and initiatives

·        Participate in professional development opportunities to enhance teaching skills and knowledge

·        Foster relationships with the students, parents, staff and the community

Qualifications:

·        Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in education from an accredited college or university

·        Valid NE teaching certificate or the ability to obtain one with appropriate endorsement(s) in English Language Arts.

·        Experience working with at-risk or struggling students preferred

·        Strong communication and interpersonal skills

 Equal Opportunity Employer: We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our staff. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals.

 

 

Zone 6

Grades

9–12

Additional Information

Benefits:

·        Salary range for full-time: $40,000-$45,000; part-time salary range: $20,000 – $23,000

·        Matching Simple IRA

·        Health Insurance for full-time positions

·        Professional development opportunities

·        Supportive and collaborative work environment

·        Opportunity to make a difference in the lives of at-risk students

Contact Information

Omaha Street School
3223 N 45th St
Omaha, Nebraska 68104
http://omahastreetschool.org

Anthony Williams
(p) (402) 451-5234 1

How to Apply

To Apply: Please submit a resume, cover letter, and teaching philosophy statement to Anthony Williams, Principal, lwilliams@omahastreetschool.com