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Mena School District (learn more)

Mena, Arkansas (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3885153
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted: May 13, 2022
  • Starting Date: August 8, 2023

Job Description

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Position Title: Secondary Science Teacher

QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s Degree in the field of Education with a valid Arkansas licensure in Physical Science and/or Life Science . An understanding of teaching and the duties of a teacher as an educational leader. Any alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board may find
acceptable and reasonable.

REPORTS TO: Principal

JOB GOALS: To plan for and administer the instructional program and classroom operation in compliance with instructions of the Administration, pertinent laws, state and federal regulations and the Board of Education policies.


The performance responsibilities of this position may include but not be limited to the following:

Come to work each day adequately prepared, both physically and mentally, to perform the following duties:

In conjunction with the Administrators and staff, ensure that the District’s philosophy of education; educational goals and policies are achieved
Ensure that State and Federal mandates are followed (i.e. affirmative action, special education)
Collaborates with the Administration, staff, students and community to develop an efficient, effective and current curriculum that is aligned with state and federal standards and Board policies
Work with Administration, staff, students and community to acquire needed instructional supplies and equipment
Ensure that all Board approved programs and curriculum are delivered
Establish a consistent classroom; instructional schedule and maintain an orderly learning environment
Monitor the curricular program to ensure that it meets local, state and federal mandates and includes detailed assessment, promotion, retention and reporting procedures
Maintain a curricular program and standards that are designed to meet established graduation requirements and to provide for post-graduation success
Develop and implement procedures to maintain a safe learning environment
In conjunction with the Board, Superintendent, Assistant Superintendent, administration, and staff develop and implement a disciplinary policy that meets the requirements of all applicable laws and mandates while preserving the instructional integrity and safety of the classroom
Collect and maintain adequate record of student progress
Plans and coordinates student recognition activities
Schedule all mandated testing as required
Evaluate test data and coordinate an action plan to improve student performance as required
Establish high expectations and standards for behavior and performance
Submit required reports as established by the district
Provide orientation for new students
Plan for and supervise the activities of a paraprofessional, aide or volunteer if assigned
Work cooperatively with peers to deliver needed instructional programs and services to students
In collaborations with administration, develops, implements and maintains instructional budgets
In conjunction with administration, provide for classroom security through the development, implementation and maintenance of a safety plan
Assist in the supervision of the use of facilities by staff, students and community groups as appropriate
Maintain a positive school climate
Establish procedures for communication between and among the school, home and community
Perform other duties as assigned by the Superintendent and/or Principal
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories: Classroom Teacher > Science: Biology
    Classroom Teacher > Science: Chemistry
    Classroom Teacher > Science: Earth & Space
    Classroom Teacher > Science: General
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Mena School District is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

    Contact Information

    • Bridget Buckley
    • 501 Hickory Avenue
    • Mena, Arkansas 71953

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