Bachelor degree in content area or
education, a valid Illinois high school (type 09)
teaching certificate with ISBE certification in both
content areas, excellent communication skills, an energetic and
outgoing personality, strong administrative/organizational
skills, self-starter and adept at using technology are
in content area or education and experience in secondary
education are preferred.
Responsibilities of the teacher
involve the establishment of a learning environment within the
classroom and larger school community that integrates
academic rigor, scientific inquiry and sound instructional
Specific responsibilities shall
include, but not be limited to:
Knowledge of the mission and vision
of the Northside College Prep High School and support in
incorporating and communicating this vision
Knowledge of the mission of the
Northside College Prep Science Department and support in
incorporating and communicating this mission
Providing professional instructional
leadership within the classroom through carefully prepared and
planned lessons that foster a positive classroom
Establishing clearly stated
expectations for student behavior and classroom
Regularly monitoring student
progress and applying it to the objectives of the course as well
as content and skill development.
Providing an appropriate level of
instruction to students of varying ability levels.
Utilizing technology in appropriate
manners to deliver content and assess learning
Working collaboratively within the
department to establish departmental goals and objectives.
Actively participating in the
process of curriculum mapping and development.
Communicating with both the
counseling department and the special education department
regarding individual student progress and well-being as deemed
Actively participating in department
and faculty meetings.
Working collaboratively with the
entire NCP faculty and staff in developing and maintaining a
positive school culture.
Developing improved methods of
technology incorporation to enhance student
Maintaining open communication with
parents regarding specific student progress and academic
SUBMIT ALL MATERIALS TO:
Lidia Ortiz, Science Department Chair,