284 1st Grade Teacher Jobs in United States

Phalen Leadership Academies
Gary, IN | Full Time
4 Months Ago
Gilbert Public Schools
Gilbert, AZ | Full Time
$51k-77k (estimate)
Just Posted
Decatur Public Schools
Decatur, IL | Full Time
$46k-67k (estimate)
Just Posted
Phalen Leadership Academies
Indianapolis, IN | Full Time
Just Posted
St. Jerome Academy
Hyattsville, MD | Full Time
$57k-91k (estimate)
Just Posted
Richland County School District One
Columbia, SC | Other
$43k-63k (estimate)
Just Posted
Skyline Education, Inc.
Chandler, AZ | Full Time
$51k-84k (estimate)
Just Posted
American International School Of Abuja
Iowa, IA | Full Time
$55k-91k (estimate)
Just Posted
St Landry Parish School Board
Opelousas, LA | Full Time
Just Posted
Distinctive Schools
Redford, MI | Full Time
Just Posted
Thales Academy
Pittsboro, NC | Full Time
Just Posted
Paterson Public Schools
Paterson, NJ | Other
$62k-98k (estimate)
Just Posted
Las Cruces Public Schools
Las Cruces, NM | Full Time
$44k-67k (estimate)
Just Posted
Mountainville Academy
Alpine, UT | Full Time
$53k-90k (estimate)
Just Posted
Litchfield Elementary School District #79
Litchfield Park, AZ | Full Time
$48k-70k (estimate)
1 Day Ago
Virginia Beach City Public Schools
Virginia Beach, VA | Full Time
$51k-83k (estimate)
1 Day Ago
Roaring Fork School District
Glenwood Springs, CO | Other
$57k-91k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
Roaring Fork School District
Glenwood Springs, CO | Other
$57k-91k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
New Bedford Public Schools
New Bedford, MA | Full Time
2 Days Ago
Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools
Winston Salem, NC | Other
2 Days Ago
Nashua School District
Nashua, NH | Full Time
$62k-99k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
Reid School
Salt Lake City, UT | Full Time
$56k-88k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
Thales Academy
Holly Springs, NC | Full Time
$56k-94k (estimate)
3 Days Ago
River Edge, NJ | Full Time
$60k-94k (estimate)
3 Days Ago
Hamilton County Schools
Chattanooga, TN | Temporary
$59k-106k (estimate)
3 Days Ago
Rutherford County Schools
Murfreesboro, TN | Full Time
3 Days Ago

1st Grade Teacher

Full Time | Elementary & Secondary Education 4 Months Ago



Elementary Teacher

Do you believe that every scholar deserves a high-quality education? 

Are you passionate about making a difference and teaching in underserved communities? 

Phalen Leadership Academies is currently looking for dedicated educators like YOU!!! 

We are currently accepting applications for the 2022-2023 school year!  


What You Will Do:

  • Establish a culture of high expectations that ensures that all scholars in the classroom meet their projected individual growth goals for both Math and ELA
  • Develop and implement lesson plans and classroom activities aligned with State Standards and PLA Instructional Guidelines
  • Assess students regularly and personalize classroom instruction based on assessment data and each scholar's needs
  • Communicate regularly with students and families and involve families as partners in their child’s education
  • Identify unique student needs and collaborate with team members to effectively address those needs and improve instructional practices throughout the school
  • Ensure scholar classroom retention of 80% during an academic school year


Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Credential required OR Enrolled in an accredited teacher licensing program  
  • Knowledge of child cognitive development and various learning styles
  • Ability to analyze qualitative and quantitative student data
  • Strength in using data to drive instruction
  • Willingness to align your mission with the vision of PLA’s Core Values.


Why should you apply?
PLA offers student loan forgiveness and support (For those that qualify), Competitive salary and benefits, Strong Professional Development, Leverage & integrated technology, Appreciation and recognition year-round, Participation in Free Summer Program & Job Training Program for your dependents, and Additional income opportunities. 



At PLA, we share an unwavering belief and passion for educating and empowering scholars from under-served communities driven by our Core Values: children first, respect, determination, continuous improvement, and gratitude. Our approach to leading successful schools builds on over 20 years of experience running educational programs for children, the latest scientific research, and the best practices throughout the nation.  

To create this kind of vibrant learning community, we hire only the best of the best educators & industry leaders and invest heavily in our faculty through ongoing professional development and support. We value people like you, people with a dedication to excellence and a passion for helping all our scholars develop the knowledge, skills, and character necessary to succeed while fueling their aspirations for the future.

PLA is an equal opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify in all states that require it

Please read carefully.

Phalen Leadership Academies (PLA) is an equal opportunity employer. PLA does not discriminate in employment on account of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, sex (including sexual harassment), sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status or unfavorable discharge from military service.

By completing this application you understand that neither the completion of this application nor any other part of my consideration for employment establishes any obligation for PLA to hire me. If hired, I understand that either PLA or I can terminate my employment at any time and for any reason, with or without cause and without prior notice. I understand that no representative of PLA has the authority to make any assurance to the contrary.

You attest by applying to this position that you have given PLA true and complete information on this application. No requested information has been concealed. I authorize PLA to contact references provided for employment reference checks. If any information I have provided is untrue, or if I have concealed material information, I understand that this will constitute cause for the denial of employment or immediate dismissal.






25 - 50






$5M - $10M


Elementary & Secondary Education

Related Companies
About Phalen Leadership Academies

PLA is a non-profit organization that owns and operates a chain of schools.

Show more

Phalen Leadership Academies
Full Time
$46k-79k (estimate)
Just Posted
Phalen Leadership Academies
Full Time
$63k-112k (estimate)
Just Posted

The job skills required for 1st Grade Teacher include Professional development, Leadership, Dedication, Classroom Instruction, etc. Having related job skills and expertise will give you an advantage when applying to be a 1st Grade Teacher. That makes you unique and can impact how much salary you can get paid. Below are job openings related to skills required by 1st Grade Teacher. Select any job title you are interested in and start to search job requirements.

Professional development

View Jobs


View Jobs


View Jobs

Classroom Instruction

View Jobs
For the skill of  Professional development
Edward Jones
Full Time
$42k-53k (estimate)
Just Posted
For the skill of  Leadership
Chick-Fil-A | The Family Nest, Llc
Full Time
$43k-57k (estimate)
Just Posted
For the skill of  Dedication
Phalen Leadership Academies
Full Time
Just Posted
Show more

If you are interested in becoming a grade Teacher, you need to understand the job requirements and the detailed related responsibilities. Of course, a good educational background and an applicable major will also help in job hunting. Below are some tips on how to become a grade Teacher for your reference.

Step 1: Understand the job description and responsibilities of an Accountant.

Quotes from people on grade Teacher job description and responsibilities

Grade teachers strategize effective lesson plans, engaging activities, and assessments to test the students' knowledge and understanding of the learning materials.

02/17/2022: Savannah, GA

A first grade teacher may also plan educational field trips and collaborate with other teachers to cultivate effective teaching methods.

04/10/2022: South Bend, IN

Responsible for the academic and social formation of first-grade students, first-grade teachers provide education on a variety of subjects.

02/16/2022: Bremerton, WA

Build a safe and productive classroom culture.

03/23/2022: Huntsville, AL

Actively participates in professional learning communities (PLCs) with colleagues in order to improve teaching and student learning.

05/05/2022: Fort Worth, TX

Step 2: Knowing the best tips for becoming an Accountant can help you explore the needs of the position and prepare for the job-related knowledge well ahead of time.

Career tips from people on grade Teacher jobs

First-grade teachers regularly put to use a defined skill set, to help them develop lesson plans, connect with students, and create a safe classroom environment.

03/13/2022: Elyria, OH

Designs lessons based on best practices with clear learning targets and measurable goals aligned with State standards and/or unit outcomes. Frequently plans collaboratively with colleagues.

03/07/2022: Sioux Falls, SD

Build rapport with students, parents, and families so they understand unambiguously that teachers love them.

04/23/2022: Miami, FL

Maintain accurate and complete records, including but not limited to: attendance, behavior, student achievement data, grades, progress reports, parent communication, text books, etc.

03/05/2022: Hopkinsville, KY

Consistently develop strong relationships with students’ families while diligently informing parents of expectations, positive news, and/or concerns about their children.

03/21/2022: Washington, DC

Step 3: View the best colleges and universities for grade Teacher.

Butler University
Carroll College
High Point University
Princeton University
Providence College
Rollins College
Show more