Elementary School Teacher Jobs

Elementary School Teacher Overview


Elementary School Teacher is the perfect occupation for someone who wants to work in a fast-paced and challenging work environment where they can really make a difference in the lives of children. Elementary School Teachers not only teach young students, but they also work with parents and school administrators, working to fix any obstacles that may be in students' ways. Teachers often work nine or more hours a day at school before coming home to complete additional tasks. Teachers plan engaging lessons, deliver the lessons, grade student work and keep track of student grades. They teach the mandatory curriculum, prepare students for standardized tests and evaluate student achievement. Similar education jobs include positions such as teacher aides and Education Administrator jobs.

Elementary School Teacher Education Requirements


In order to become an Elementary School Teacher, applicants must first complete a bachelor's degree in elementary education or a related field such as early childhood education. Gaining job experience by completing summer programs and student teaching is usually a part of education. Prospective teachers must also complete any testing and additional requirements required by their state in order to receive their state teaching license. Background checks and knowledge of CPR are also often required.

Elementary School Teacher Job Market


There will always be a need to educate the rising generation. Currently, the projected job growth for Elementary School Teachers is 12 percent, which is average compared to all occupations. Individuals who are unable to find a job as an Elementary School Teacher may have plenty of other related job opportunities in positions such as substitute teacher, classroom aid, reading specialist or special education teacher.

Elementary School Teacher Salary


Nationwide, Elementary School Teachers earn $53,090 on average. This number can vary, however, depending on how long they have been teaching, the average income level in their area and whether they teach at a public or private elementary school. Elementary School Teachers often earn increased wages upon completing additional education and many years of service in their school district.
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126 Elementary School Teacher jobs found on Monster.

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Company Confidential Brooklyn, NY, 11220
Elementary School Teacher position now is available. Company information: great comfortably environment. Benefits: Holidays with pay . Salary negotiable TEACHER : for children shall be certified in early childhood education, Teacher position:Bachelor degree and up, must have at least two years of experience and Certified Qualification(Early childhood education or related field of study and cur...
Searching for a highly qualified teacher that is looking to join a fantastic teaching team. Teacher must have at least a bachelors in Elementary Education or Early Childhood Education PreK-3. The hope is for all students to achieve their full potential academically and socially as a result of a strong emotional and instructional support system. Our mission is to cultivate a passion for learning ...
State Certified Elementary School Teacher/Director responsible for curriculum development and assessment; the care and safety of children and planning of educational trips etc. Prior experience helpful, but not necessary....
Are you ready to transform your community by teaching kids to be lifelong learners? Do you love working in a dynamic environment with educational leadership that is truly dedicated to their students? Are you committed to providing a safe, positive, caring environment where children can excel? If you have your bachelor’s degree and State certification to teach elementary grade students AND want tru...
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHER IN FRENCH Company Lycee Francais de San Francisco Location San Francisco, CA Position Type Full Time Experience See below Education See below Teach private school elementary class in the French language, including French language arts, math, science, history and geography. BA education or related field + 2 yrs exper. Resumes to HR, Lycee Francais de San Francisco, 1...
Job Purpose: Nurtures children by developing and providing educational programs; keeping parents informed. Duties: * Stimulates emotional, intellectual, and social growth of children by developing and directing educational programs and activities tailored to assigned class. * Provides safe environment by maintaining orderly, clean, and appealing facilities; removing known safety hazards. * En...
Harmony School of Science Sugar Land Elementary is looking for motivated, experienced, and passionate teachers for elementary school level (EC-6). New graduates and out of state applicants are also welcomed to submit an application. We are currently Kinder through 6th grade. We have currently 750 students and more than 50 teachers. If you are certified to teach Elementary School for any subject, p...
TEACHING OPPORTUNITIES in beautiful Tucson, Arizona! Elementary Kinder and Primary Middle School Lang. Arts, Math, Social Studies High School Math, P.E., Dance, History, Automotive Select positions may be eligible for a hard-to-fill stipend. Please visit our website to apply: www.amphi.com Human Resources 701 W. Wetmore Rd. (520) 696-5102 madison.com 295456...
Marten Transport Aurora, IL
First Grade Elementary School Teacher (long-term sub) JobID: 6559Position Type: Email To A FriendPrint VersionClosing Date:until filled Elementary School Teaching/Primary - Grades 1, 2, 3Date Posted:9/25/2014Location:Longwood Elementary SchoolDate Available:11/2014Description:Perform functions to instruct students on established curriculum ensuring each individual is provided with the knowledge, p...
Source4Teachers Cherry Hill, NJ, 08002
Position: Long-Term Elementary School Teacher Location: Camden County – Camden Community Charter School Long-Term Identification Number: 15-783 Description: A Source4Teachers long-term elementary school teacher provides continuity in the absence of the regular teacher by facilitating success and growth in students' academic and interpersonal skills. The successful candidate must create a fl...
Atlanta Public School System Atlanta, GA, 30301
ELEMENTARY TEACHER - 1ST GRADE VENETIAN HILLS ELEMENTARY Closing Date: Open Until Filled Atlanta Public Schools is looking for a self motivated Elementary School Teacher (1st Grade) at Venetian Hills elementary school with the ability to ensure student success through differentiated instruction. The candidate must be able to create and maintain a climate that promotes respect, tolerance and pea...
Source4Teachers Cherry Hill, NJ, 08002
Position: Long-Term Elementary School Teacher Location: Gloucester County – Washington Township Public School District Long-Term Identification Number: 15-652 Description: A Source4Teachers long-term elementary school teacher provides continuity in the absence of the regular teacher by facilitating success and growth in students' academic and interpersonal skills. The successful candidate m...
South San Francisco Unified South San Francisco, CA, 94080
Valid California Multiple Subject Credential EL Authorization NCLB compliance Applications must include letter of interest, resume and three recent letters of recommendation....
Westside Union School District Quartz Hill, CA, 93536
CERTIFICATED SERVICE JOB SPECIFICATION JOB CLASS: TEACHER LEVEL: I POSITION TITLE: GENERAL EDUCATION CLASSROOM CLASS DEFINITION: Positions in this class are characterized by their association with direct instruction process for students in the general education classroom. Positions within this class require the ability to work with children in the classroom under the general supervision of the sit...
Atlanta Public School System Atlanta, GA, 30301
Atlanta Public Schools is looking for a self motivated Elementary School Teacher with the ability to ensure student success through differentiated instruction. The candidate must be able to create and maintain a climate that promotes respect, tolerance and peaceful problem solving for all students. PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES: • Instructs students through lectures, discussions, visual aids, and...
Paterson School District Paterson, NJ, 07501
Staff Needed: TBD - Grades PreK- 5; Middle School 6-8 Math; Middle School 6-8 LAL; Middle School 6-8 Science; Middle School 6-8 Social Studies; Special Education; BiLingual/ESL; Physical Education; Practical and Fine Arts Qualifications: Hold a New Jersey instructional certificate with elementary education endorsement and other appropriate endorsement(s) N.J.A.C. 6:11-6.1, 6.2 or 8.1 et.seq.) in...
Nobel Learning Communities Inc Sacramento, CA, 94204
Create, manage and participate in a variety of learning environments and activities that provide opportunities for students to develop to their fullest potential and achieve their learning objectives. Participate collaboratively and professionally with other faculty and staff to promote the general well-being of the school, and collective/ individual interest of its staff and student body. Promote...
Bear Valley Unified Big Bear Lake, CA, 92315
NCLB in Elementary Education EL Learner Compliant Transcripts...
NYC certified Elementary School Teacher will provide tutorial program for grades K through 5 in all subjects for very reasonable price. Don’t let your kid be behind! Act NOW Monday through Fridays 2:20 PM -6:00 PM Remember, kids usually drop 2 reading levels over the summer...
Willingboro School District Willingboro, NJ, 08046
Qualifications: Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university Valid appropriate New Jersey Teaching Certificate Required criminal history background check, physical and proof of U.S. citizenship or legal resident alien status. ( CURRENT EMPLOYEES EXEMPT) Application Procedure: Apply Online...

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