Georgia Employer (GCA) HS GENERAL ED TEACHER - SOCIAL STUDIES in Atlanta, Georgia

JOB ID - 18-3817GCA is a rapidly-growing organization that offers our teachers and staff members the excitement of exploring an emerging concept in education. Daily, our talented teachers and staff experience the impact they make on the lives of children. Join us, and be inspired by the potential of our students.AS A VIRTUAL TEACHER, YOU WILL ENJOY...Leading students through successful course completionBuilding a virtual environment conducive to learningPrioritizing student needs so that each child may reach their fullest potentialPartnering with parents and colleagues to manage course goals, curriculum, and materials that best benefit the individual needs of each student.Creating strategies to engage and nurture student learning and student relationshipsPromoting creativity and excitement in the virtual learning environmentMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSBachelor's degree ANDThree (3) years of experience teaching middle schoolMeets state's No Child Left Behind's (NCLB) Highly Qualified Teacher requirementsCertificates and Licenses: Appropriate state certification for grades 6-8 and highly qualified teacher status in area of instruction.Strong interpersonal skills emphasizing tact, patience and courtesy; ability to establish a professional, effective rapport with studentsProficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook as well as Internet research methods and report writing techniques; Utilizes computer software associated with curriculumAble to adapt learning plans to meet different needs and learning styles; create an instructional and a class environment favorable to learning and personal growthCommunicate effectively both orally and in writing Demonstrates the use of good judgment in decision-making Great organizational and time management skillsCustomer service orientationUnderstanding of applicable sections of the State Education Code and other pertinent regulationsWillingness and ability to obtain additional licensing as requiredAbility to travel up to 10% of the time within and between assigned geographic areas to support students; attend regularly scheduled meetings and participate in school activities, open houses and orientationsAbility to pass required background check.K12 is a Federal Contractor, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.For more details go to URL.