Grade 4 Teacher - Farwell

Lewiston School Department | LEWISTON, ME

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Posted Date 5/20/2020

To Apply:

  • Application
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Transcripts
  • Gaps in employment
  • Teaching philosophy
  • 3 Letters of reference
  • Maine Certification #020

Salary : $ 36,300 to $73,928 per year


SUMMARY:  To create a flexible elementary grade program and a class environment favorable to learning and personal growth; to establish effective rapport with pupils; to motivate students to develop skills, attitudes and knowledge needed to provide a good foundation for elementary grade education, in accordance with each student’s ability; to establish good relationships with parents and with other staff members.



Develops lesson plans and instructional material and provides individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each student.

Communicates regularly with parents by means of newsletters, notes, phone calls, conferences, etc.

Establishes and maintains standards of student behavior to achieve an effective learning atmosphere.

Identifies student needs and makes appropriate referrals and develops strategies for individual education plans working with the assistance of district specialists as appropriate.

Is available to students and parents for education-related purposes.

Plans and coordinates the work of ed. techs. and volunteers in the classroom and on field trips.

Provides individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of the student.

Creates an environment for learning through functional and attractive displays interest centers and exhibits of student's work.

Assesses and evaluates the accomplishments of students’ academic and social growth and keeps appropriate records and provides progress reports as requested.



Supervises classroom and students and volunteers with assistance, advice and support from administration.


QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



Bachelors degree.

Valid Teaching Certificate.

Job Type
Teacher - Elementary Level
Job Location (County)

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