Education and/or Experience:Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university.Prior successful experience teaching middle and/or elementary school students preferred.
Interpersonal Skills:Strong work ethic.Energetic inquisitive curiosity about learning, teaching, growth and development. Works well with others from diverse backgrounds.Focuses on solving conflict; maintaining confidentiality; listening to others; keeping emotions under control; remaining open to others’ ideas and contributing to building a positive team spirit.
Language Skills:Ability to communicate fluently verbally and in writing.Ability to effectively present information and respond effectively to questions in one-on-one, small group situations to students and other school staff.Ability to verbally respond to common inquiries from students.
Computer Skills: General knowledge of computer usage and ability to integrate technology into curriculum
Other Skills and Abilities:Demonstrated knowledge of child growth and development at each level of instruction and of the social, emotional, physical and cognitive development of adolescent students.Possesses knowledge of effective behavior management methods.Ability to meet time lines and exercise good judgment.Ability to instruct students with varied learning styles and levels of mastery
About Sullins Academy
Located in Bristol VA, Sullins Academy develops students in grades PS-8 into
confident lifelong learners who have the academic, character, and leadership skills to succeed in high school and beyond.