Primary Teacher- Alain Locke

Posted on: May 8, 2023 | |

Alain Locke Charter is currently seeking candidates for a primary teaching position for the 2023-24 school year.


The following job requirements describes the general level of work being performed by staff members assigned to this job and is not meant to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required.

Contribute to the accomplishment of school and classroom goals
Create a positive educational climate that is conducive to learning
Manage student behavior in the classroom
Plan, prepare and deliver standards-aligned instruction
Incorporate modification and accommodations as required by a student’s Individualized Education Plan (IEP)
Utilize various curriculum resources and school-wide assessments to inform instruction
Assess student strengths and areas of development to inform instruction
Grade papers and perform other administrative duties as needed such as maintaining a grade book
Participate in the multi-tiered system of support (MTSS) program which includes planning and facilitating individualized strategic intervention to address student needs as needed
Engage in school-wide professional development opportunities
Communicate with parents/ guardians
Coordinate class field trips
Participate in activities to ensure a positive school culture
Follow and enforce Alain Locke policies


Ability to understand and carry out oral and written directions
Able to utilize materials effectively to enhance instruction
Strong time management skills
Able to adapt to different tasks as needed or requested
Demonstrate effective communication skills
Able to use a variety of problem solving techniques
Able to work in a collegial and collaborative manner with school personnel and parents


Bachelors Degree (BA)
Professional Educator License (PEL)
Teaching experience

Alain Locke is one of the country’s most successful charter schools. The mission of Alain Locke is to serve as a demonstration for urban schools exemplifying excellence in academics, the arts, personal, and social development, and producing students who are globally competitive.

Alain Locke offers a robust program to meet the academic, social and emotional needs of our students. Examples of key programmatic elements are:

An extended day, year round program of education
Robust use of data to individualize instruction
Support programs for Alain Locke graduates in high school and college
Partnerships with community organizations to provide needed resources
Professional development for instructors and instructional staff

For more information about Alain Locke Charter School please check out or website at

Job Types: Full-time