What they have to say about the job:
Our online school, Calvert Academy, is looking for a qualified, passionate Part-time teacher to join our team. This individual would be enabled to make a difference in the lives of students from the comfort and convenience of their own home, while utilizing the latest in web-based curriculum and technology.
Imagine a world where all K-12 children have an equal opportunity to acquire an excellent education. That`s the Edgenuity mission. Today Edgenuity partners with families in all 50 states and several countries to provide award-winning curriculum to millions of students, and we`re growing! As the leading provider of online and print education, Edgenuity empowers families to achieve success in the comfort of their own home. Its consumer division serves the home education market with K-12 curriculum and academy options.
A Day in the Life as a Part-Time Teacher
Our online teachers closely monitor student progress, respond promptly to questions and requests from students and families, maintain timely grading of submitted student work, and enter pertinent information into the provided Student Information System. Our teachers also are required to hold regular office hours each day, monitor student pacing, complete regular proactive status checks and calls, and reach out to students and families if questions or concerns arise. Participation in faculty meetings, hardware, software, and/or educational training sessions when scheduled and issuing final grades when a student completes their courses are also required.
– Highly qualified and certified teacher in appropriate subject area
– Must work well independently and remotely
– Experience with online instruction is desired
– Excellent communication, flexibility, and organizational skills
– Must possess optimum competency in use of technology tools
– Must own a computer with high speed Internet access that meets Calvert Academy`s minimum technology specifications
Monday-Friday, part-time position requiring about 20 hours a week with a semi-flexible schedule.