New London Local Schools is seeking a dedicated and passionate Elementary School Physical Education Teacher to join our dynamic team of educators. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in fostering a positive and healthy learning environment for elementary school students.
- Plan and deliver engaging and developmentally appropriate physical education lessons for students in grades K-5.
- Assess and monitor students' physical fitness levels and progress throughout the school year.
- Create a positive and inclusive learning environment that encourages active participation and a love for physical activity.
- Collaborate with classroom teachers and other school staff to integrate physical education into the overall curriculum.
- Communicate effectively with parents regarding students' progress, achievements, and areas for improvement.
- Stay informed about current trends, research, and best practices in physical education.
- Bachelor's degree in Physical Education or a related field; Ohio teaching certification required.
- Strong knowledge of child development and age-appropriate physical education practices.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate with students, parents, and colleagues.
- Ability to create and maintain a positive, inclusive, and safe learning environment.
- Enthusiasm for promoting lifelong health and wellness among students.
- Flexibility and adaptability to meet the diverse needs of students.
- CPR and First Aid certification is highly desirable.