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High School Teacher

Job Details

Madison Ridgeland Academy - Madison, MS


Employee Profile:
Spiritually, the employee shall possess characteristics that reflect:

  • A strong clear Christian testimony
  • A mature, godly spirit
  • A person of faith and prayer

Personally, the employees life shall reflect:

  • A lifestyle of biblical integrity
  • A spirit of dedication, commitment, flexibility, and responsiveness
  • The ability to listen and respond to counsel

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the school systems effectiveness by identifying short-term and long-range issues that must be addressed; providing information and commentary pertinent to deliberations; recommending options and courses of action; implementing directives
  • Establish and adjust course outlines and objectives by following curriculum guidelines and school goals; modifying plans on the basis of student diagnostic and assessment procedures
  • Convey information to students by using language concepts, examples, demonstrations, and teaching aids through such best practices utilizing the integration of technology with subject matter
  • Complete educational requirements by scheduling and assigning instructional activities; following up on results
  • Assess student learning by preparing, administering, and scoring tests; reviewing and correcting assignments; eliciting student questions and responses; evaluating application of learning to classroom project results
  • Maintain student-learning results by providing instructional feedback; coaching; counseling and disciplining students; planning, monitoring, and appraising learning results
  • Maintain records by documenting learning accomplishments, attendance, and behavior
  • Guide students personal and social development by establishing rules and procedures for administrative matters, student verbal participation, and student movement within the classroom, between classrooms, and within the school building
  • Help parents by providing academic information; suggesting available educational and social resources; addressing parents concerns; answering questions and requests
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies
  • Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
  • Conserve resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish educational results
  • Other duties as assigned by the Principal


Requirements Qualifications

  • Mississippi Association of Independent School issued Teachers Certification in area of assignment
  • Bachelors degree in education and/or equivalent required subject hours

Physical, Environmental and Mental Requirements

  • Regularly standing and walking around the classroom lecturing and monitoring students
  • Regularly sitting at the computer requiring repetitive finger motion and manual dexterity
  • Close visual acuity required for viewing a computer monitor, preparing and analyzing data and figures, transcribing and reading
  • Hearing ability to perceive sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction
  • Talking expressing ideas by means of the spoken word to convey instructions to students, parents, and other workers
  • Ability to communicate effectively, even in stressful situations Primarily inside, classroom environment
  • Occasional lifting of 5 to 20 pounds
  • Subject to frequent interruptions and frequent deadlines