K-5 Physical Education Teacher

K-5 Physical Education Teacher


Rowe Elementary is looking for dedicated staff members to be a part of the 2018-
2019 school year. Applicants will be selected based on alignment to our mission and vision, relevant experience, and demonstration of potential to yield excellent educational outcomes for scholars.


  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in education, Master’s degree preferred
  • Hold a current Illinois PE Teacher Certification, Health certification preferred
  • Minimum of 2-3 years teaching experience required; theater/arts background preferred
  • CPR/AED/First Aid Certified (if not, willing to pursue certification by September 1st)

Position-Specific Qualifications:

  • Contribute to an annual showcase highlighting the knowledge of scholars
  • Willing to support scholars in reading and/or math instruction
  • Be interested in working collaboratively with colleagues and reflecting on own practice to improve
    instruction for all scholars, in particular the enrichment team, grade level team and deans
  • Reflect and improve on teaching using NASPE’s appropriate practices in instruction
  • Promote wellness and physical activity before school, during school and after school
  • Monitor, model and correct student participation and behavior during PE class
  • Analyze fitness data for instructional planning and school-wide program evaluation
  • Demonstrate knowledge of Anatomy, Physiology and Nutrition
  • Have served a minimum of 2-3 years teaching experience required; physical education background

Compensation: We offer a generous compensation package which includes base salary and
comprehensive health benefits. All staff members are equipped with the tools needed to succeed, including a dedicated work space, laptop computer, email, high-speed internet access, and all necessary supplies.

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