Achievement House is hiring for the following positions:  

ENGLISH TEACHER

Achievement House Cyber Charter School, headquartered in Exton, PA (grades 7-12) is seeking a PA certified English teacher. The position is a full-time, salaried, ten-month position (paid over 12 months).

The candidate for this teaching position will work onsite in our Exton (Chester County) location.

Teaching responsibilities include:

  • Designing PA standards-aligned lessons and assessments for use in the cyber environment;
  • Teaching and recording live lessons using an online classroom;
  • Grading lesson submissions according to Achievement House protocol and maintaining records in an online gradebook;
  • Communicating course expectations, class times, and upcoming events to students and parents using e-mail and course announcements;
  • Contacting students and/or parents of students who are struggling and/or not completing assignments; and
  • Developing and implementing programs of individual and small group help sessions on a regular basis according to student need.

We are looking for an English teacher who brings passion every day to helping students read, write, and think critically. Our diverse student body requires the candidate to use the English/Language Arts to conduct, analyze, and share knowledge and ideas; yet modify activities and assignments to meed the learning needs of individual students. A qualified candidate believes in the ability of all students to learn, contains a skill set to help every student be a successful learner, and is committed to continuous learning. This opportunity offers the candidate to teach all kids of literary genres, including class literary texts, creative nonfiction, contemporary fiction, and web-based media.

Teachers will be trained how to use the online school portal to provide organized lessons, live classes, e-mail communications, course announcements, grading, and be able to locate resource information using search tools.

A PA teaching certificate in Secondary English is required. Must possess the ability to utilize technology and develop necessary technology skills to use online curriculum and Learning Management Systems. Prior experience in a cyber setting is a plus, but not required. Child abuse and criminal background clearances are required. Must also complete Act 126 Mandated Reporter Training.

Applicants should forward their resume via e-mail to bworn@achievementcharter.com.


SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER

Achievement House Cyber Charter School located in Exton, PA (grades 7 through 12) is seeking a Special Education teacher. The Special Education Teacher position is full-time, salaried, ten-month position.

This Special Education Teacher is responsible for developing and writing IEP’s; providing support to identified students via the computer and phone; working collaboratively with staff to develop accommodations and modifications of the curriculum, and communicating with parents on a regular basis. In addition the Special Education Teacher will co-teach with subject area teachers to provide educational support to students with disabilities and any student where assistance can be beneficial.

We are seeking a candidate with strong IEP writing skills; knowledge of state & federal regulations, legal issues and procedures related to provision of special services in charter schools, and knowledge and experience related to inclusion. Also required is knowledge of computers/technology. Candidate should have excellent written and verbal communication skills. A qualified candidate must believe in the ability of all students to learn, contain a skill set to help every student be a successful learner and be committed to continuous learning.

Candidates must have at least Level I PA Special Education certification. Level II is preferred. Additional certification in core subject area would also be preferred. Prior experience in a cyber school setting is a plus. FBI and child abuse clearances required.

Applicants should forward their resume via e-mail at: bworn@achievementcharter.com.