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Head Teacher

Ashwood School District #8

Ashwood Elementary School- Head Teacher Grades K-8

Ashwood School District is hiring a Head Teacher!

 Competitive salary ($36,000- $73,000 based on education and experience)
 Small rural K-8 school in Northern Jefferson County
 Student enrollment approximately 10 students
 185 days per year
 Four-day student school week
 Friendly and helpful staff and School Board
 District picks up 6% employee contribution towards PERS
* Excellent benefit package

Ashwood Elementary School is a one-room school in rural Ashwood, Oregon, approximately 45 minutes from Madras, Oregon. We are seeking an individual who is passionate about student success, enjoys working independently, and wants to work in a quiet, quaint environment.

 Applicant must hold or qualify for an appropriate Oregon Teaching Certificate.
 Desire and ability to work with a team in a small/rural school.
 Familiarity with a variety of age appropriate instructional, assessment and classroom management strategies that reflect current research on best practices.
 Experience working with K-3 preferred.
 Reading Endorsement preferred.
 Familiarity with state standards and curriculum frameworks preferred.
 Ability to scaffold learning materials to meet the needs of a diverse group of learners.
 Effective oral and written communication skills.
 Ability to exhibit professionalism and effective human relations.
 Ability to effectively manage and supervise students and their work.
 Ability to direct the work of other staff members.
 Ability to develop lessons that prepare students for academic and social success.
 Infant/Child First Aid and CPR certification, or the ability to obtain certification within two months of hire required.
 A positive role model for the school/community.
 The desire to become an active member of the Ashwood school community.

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