Thank you for your interest in becoming a staff member at Sauvie Island Academy. We are now accepting applications for the following:

 

3rd Grade Teacher

Program Specialist/PM Care (Part-time)


3rd Grade Teacher
Sauvie Island Academy
Public Charter School

Position Information:
Application Deadline Date: Until Filled
Start Date: TBD (Approximately Aug. 25, 2017)
Status: Full Time
Posting Date:
Salary: $35,724 Starting (Increasing Depending on Experience)

 

Position Overview

Please click here for an overview of  the teacher positions. A Sauvie Island Academy teacher understands and promotes the school’s place-based mission, vision, objectives, and policies both within and outside the immediate school community.  The teacher is responsible for providing a Place-Based/Project Based and Integrated instructional program that supports the individual needs of all children. Teachers use storyline, backwards design models, and collaboration to design and implement these programs.  A commitment to professional growth/learning and collaboration amongst colleagues is highly important.  K-3 teachers also provide a balanced approach to literacy that includes, but is not limited to: explicit multisensory phonics/handwriting instruction, guided reading, independent leveled reading, home practice, writers’ workshop and iPad reading/writing opportunities.

All teachers at SIA are enrolled in a generous retirement package through the Oregon Public Employee Retirement System. SIA also offers health insurance at no cost to the employee.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of and experience with:

  • Place-Based philosophy
  • Backward Design approach
  • Storyline philosophy
  • PBiS practices
  • Balanced Literacy Approach, including ProjectRead Phonics instruction, Guided Reading, RAZ Kids (Reading A to Z), Fountas & Pinell
  • Developmental Reading Assessment (DRA) & Dibels
  • Bridges Math Curriculum, 2nd Ed.
  • Differentiated Instruction
  • Formative Assessment
  • Technology Skills- iPad, SMART Board, Document Camera, Projector
  • Skills necessary in teaching: gardens, foods, weather, environments, rocks & soil, poetry, biographies

Requirements

  • Oregon State Teaching License
  • A Bachelor’s Degree.  (Preferred Master’s Degree)
  • Clear communication skills, both orally and in written form
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team
  • Good organizational skills, as well as flexibility
  • Ability to create structured, positive and nurturing environment for all student

 

To apply:

Please send your


 

Program Specialist/PM Care

Sauvie Island Academy
Public Charter School

Position Information:
Application Deadline Date: Until Filled
Start Date: TBD (Approximately Aug. 25, 2017)
Posting Date:
Salary: Depending on Experience
Hours: 2.5/day

Position Overview
Please click here for an overview of the position. The PM Care Specialist is responsible for overseeing the PM Care Program. S/he will supervise students after the school day ends.  S/he will oversee and develop activities for K-8 students who are enrolled for PM Care at SIA. S/he will be responsible for tracking participants and billing parents accordingly each month.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Sense of humor
  2. Critical thinking skills
  3. Empathetic listener
  4. Strong work ethic
  5. Positive, problem solving attitude
  6. Trustworthy

Requirements

Associate’s degree (preferred)
Experience working with K-8 children (6-13 years old)
Experience working in an educational setting (preferred)
Current First Aid/CPR certificate, or ability and willingness to obtain certification
Demonstrates command of the oral and written English language

To apply:

Please send your