6th Grade Math Teacher
Job Code: 2800751
St. James R-I School District
Closing Date: Ongoing
  Posted on: Feb 06, 2020 
Job Type:
Contract / term
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Open To:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
ECE, EA/TA/ERW, Clerical, Secretarial, Administrative, Custodians, etc.
Openings: 1
Mandatory Document:
St. James Middle School
Start Date:  Aug 25, 2020
End Date: 
Job Description & Requirements



Title: Teacher


  1. Valid Missouri certificate issued by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education in subject are being taught 
  2. Previous related teaching experience is desired
  3. Certification in mathematics 5-9

Reports To: Building Principal

Job Goal: 

To assist students in learning the appropriate subject matter, skills and/or attitudes that will contribute to their development as responsible citizens. 

Performance Objectives: 

  1. Participates in curriculum review and design
  2. Employs a variety of effective instructional strategies consistent with lesson objectives
  3. Diagnoses and evaluates student abilities and progress in a timely and consistent manner
  4. Monitors student progress and adjusts instruction accordingly
  5. Plans a program of study that meets the individual needs, interests, and abilities of the students
  6. Creates a classroom environment conducive to learning
  7. Assesses the accomplishments of students on a regular basis and provides progress reports as required
  8. Refers student for alternative services as provided by the St. James R-I School District (ESL, Reading, etc.)
  9. Establish effective rapport with students
  10. Formulate good relationships with parents and the community
  11. Teaches the curriculum adopted and approved by the St. James R-1 School Board of Education
  12. Develops lesson plans and instructional material and provides individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each pupil through the use of technology
  13. Communicates regularly with parents by means of newsletters, notes, phone calls, conferences, etc.
  14. Establishes and maintains standards of pupil behavior to achieve an effective learning atmosphere
  15. Available to students and parents for education related purposes
  16. Plans and coordinates the work of employees, parents, and volunteers in the classroom and on field trips 
  17. Provides individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of the student
  18. Creates an environment for learning
  19. Comply with federal, state, local, and Board of Education policies and regulations
  20. Other professional duties as may be assigned by the Principal


Employment is on an annual basis.  The Building Principal makes employment recommendations in March of each year for the next fiscal year.  The final decision is made by the Board of Education. Salary is based on the Certificated Salary Schedule adopted annually by the Board of Education.


An annual evaluation is conducted by the Building Principal using the evaluation method adopted by the Board of Education.

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