Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

East Hartford Public Schools

Date: 2 weeks ago
City: East Hartford, CT
Contract type: Full time
East Hartford Public Schools

    JobID: 6391

    Position Type:

    Elementary School Teaching/Early Childhood

    Date Posted:



    Hockanum Early Childhood Learning Center

    Date Available:

    2023 - 2024 School Year

    Closing Date:


    Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

    Effective Date: 2023 - 2024 School Year

    Salary: Per Contract

    The following documents must be complete and current for application to be considered:

    • Online Application

    • Letter of Interest

    • Resume

    • Copy of Certification

    • Official Transcripts

    • Copy of Praxis Scores

    • Three Current Letters of Recommendation (dated within one year of application)

    • Other: Letter of interest should include background information

      JOB# 125

      TITLE: Teacher


      1. Certified in subject area

      2. Bachelor’s degree required

      3. Student teaching, substitute teaching, or teaching in private school

      4. Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board of Education may find appropriate and acceptable

      REPORTS TO: Principal or supervisor

      SUPERVISES: Students in class

      JOB GOAL:

      To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women


      1. Meets and instructs assigned classes in the locations and at the times designated

      2. Plans a program of study that, as much as possible, meets the individual needs, interests, and abilities of the students

      3. Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of the students

      4. Prepares for classes assigned and shows written evidence of preparation upon request of immediate superior

      5. Encourages students to set and maintain standards of classroom behavior

      6. Guides the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and, in harmony with the goals, establishes clear objectives for all lessons units, and projects to communicate these objectives to the students

      7. Employs a variety of instructional techniques and instructional media, consistent with the physical limitations of the location provided and the needs and capabilities of the individuals or student groups involved

      8. Strives to implement by instruction and action the district’s philosophy of education and instructional goals and objectives

      9. Assesses the accomplishments of students on a regular basis and provides progress reports as required

      10. Diagnoses the learning disabilities of students on a regular basis, seeking the assistance of district specialists as required

      11. Takes all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities

      12. Maintains accurate, complete, and correct records as required by law, district policy, and administrative regulation

      13. Assists the administration in implementing all policies and rules governing student life and conduct, and for the classroom, develops reasonable rules of classroom behavior and procedure, and maintains order in the classroom in a fair and just manner

      14. Makes provision for being available to students and parents for education-related purposes outside the instructional day when required or requested to do so under reasonable terms

      15. Plans and supervises purposeful assignments for teacher aide(s) and volunteer(s) and, cooperatively with department heads, evaluates their job performance

      16. Strives to maintain and improve professional competence

      17. Attends staff meetings and serves on staff committees as required

      18. Other duties as assigned by supervisor


      Ten-month year. Salary and work year established by the EHEA contract


      Performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with provisions of the Board of Education’s policy on Evaluation of Professional Personnel

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