Canton Secondary (learn more)

Summit Academy

Canton, Ohio (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3725865
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted: November 19, 2021
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

REPORTS TO: School Director                         CALENDAR:  School/Teacher


FLSA:  Salaried/Exempt





To provide the students under his/her direct supervision a quality educational program, which is appropriate for the assigned students, that meets their ability and appropriate for the subject and growth, and personal characteristics.




  • Bachelor of Arts or Science Degree
  • Valid Ohio teaching certificate or license
  • Meet Federal Properly Certified Teacher standards as determined by ESEA
  • Appropriate criminal record as determined by the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification and Investigation and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
  • Demonstrate evidence of strong organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to generate, record, and maintain information and statistical data
  • Ability to administer, score, and interpret a test of individual achievement
  • Knowledge of the Ohio Department of Education model curriculum and Ohio’s New Learning Standards
  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality of student records and school business





A teacher shall demonstrate knowledge, skills and/or abilities in the following broad areas: instruction, classroom management, professional attitudes and growth, and personal characteristics.


Instructional Skills/Abilities

In the area of instructional skills and ability, a teacher shall:

  • Demonstrate evidence of effective planning
  • Demonstrate skill in a variety of methods and techniques to meet student needs
  • Have a thorough knowledge of the subject matter being taught
  • Create an inviting learning environment
  • Encourage proper care and usage of equipment, furnishings and materials
  • Be receptive to new ideas
  • Be enthusiastic
  • Demonstrate correct use of the written and spoken word
  • Teach social thinking and social skills to students
  • Evaluate and report student progress on the approved reporting tool and as scheduled
  • Follow Summit Academy’s Instructional Design

 Classroom Management

In the area of classroom management, a teacher shall:

  • Establish and maintain positive rapport with people
  • Establish and maintain a classroom routine
  • Establish teacher expectation of students
  • Uphold school rules
  • Implement PBIS Behavior System

 Professional Attitude and Relationships

In the areas of professional relationships, a teacher shall:

  • Have the ability to interact in a professional manner with Summit Academy staff
  • Have the ability to effectively work with colleagues in a professional manner
  • Demonstrate evidence of a positive attitude towards:
    • Colleagues, students, parents/guardians, special service personnel, support staff, administrators, and visitors/public


 Professional Growth

In the area of professional relationships, a teacher shall show evidence of a positive attitude towards:

  • Show evidence of participation in professional improvement activities
  • Participate on school and/or district-wide curriculum committees
  • Plan, implement, and complete an IPDP as prescribed by the LPDC
  • Participate in OTES

 Personal Characteristics

In the area of personal characteristics, a teacher shall:

  • Maintain professional behavior
  • Dress professionally



All other responsibilities as set forth by School Director and CEO of Summit Academy Management.

  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 2
  • Salary: $175 to $175 Per Day
  • Job Categories: Instructional Support > Substitute
    Instructional Support > Substitute: Teachers
  • Job Requirements

    • No experience required

    Contact Information

    • Gretchen Berndt, HR Generalist
    • 2791 Mogadore Road
    • Akron, Ohio 44312

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