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AZ Legacy Traditional School Teacher K-8 2020/2021

Legacy Traditional Schools/Vertex Education Yuma ,AZ
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Come start a Legacy with Legacy Traditional Schools. Currently hiring many positions at all of our Valley Wide campuses K-6, Junior High and Specials. Legacy is looking for qualified educators ready to change lives through education!

Position Overview

Position is responsible for providing direct instruction using a Back-to-Basics curriculum including Spalding (reading & writing), Saxon Math, Science, and Social Studies.

Essential Duties & Accountabilities

  • Teaches Spalding (reading & writing), Saxon Math, Science, and Social Studies, utilizing Spalding course.

  • Follows lesson plans and instructional materials and provides direct instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each student.

  • Provides a safe structured environment, focusing on Patriotism and Character Building, using a Positive Discipline Program.

  • Evaluates students’ academic and social growth, keeps appropriate records, and prepares progress reports.

  • Communicates with parents through conferences and other means to discuss students’ progress and interpret the school curriculum.

  • Identifies student needs and cooperates with other professional staff members in assessing and helping students solve health, attitude, and learning problems.

  • Maintains professional competence through in-service education activities.

  • Participates cooperatively with the appropriate administrator to develop the method by which the teacher will be evaluated in conformance with guidelines.

  • Administers group standardized tests in accordance with state testing program.

  • Participates in curriculum development programs as required.

  • Participates in faculty committees and the sponsorship of student activities.

Competencies

  • Positively interact with all students.

  • Create a safe learning environment that is conducive to learning.

  • Capable of designing lesson plans to meet student needs and school & state requirements.

  • Able to employ varied teaching strategies and best practices that effectively teaches the curriculum.

  • Ability to identify individual student needs.

  • Good communication skills with, students, coworkers, administration and parents.

  • Ability to collaborate with other teachers and school staff.

  • Ability to maintain a professional appearance.

  • Demonstrate a commitment to the teaching profession by utilizing resources for professional development therefore, improving the education that is provided.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Education

  • Arizona Employees:

    1. Arizona Department of Public Safety Level One IVP Fingerprint Clearance Card

    2. Arizona Teaching Certificate (with appropriate certification for grade or subject)

  • Appropriately Certified in grade or subject according to ESSA requirements and Department of Education

  • The incumbent in this position will be required to pass a criminal history background check.

  • Must possess strong communication and organizational skills.

  • Must demonstrate initiative and the ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

Company Description
Legacy Traditional Schools believes there is no limit to what a student can achieve with a great education. Our non-profit network of tuition-free, A-rated public schools was founded on this principle, and it underlies our mission to build lifelong learners and good citizens. Every Legacy Traditional School features a rigorous, well-rounded curriculum that emphasizes all areas of academic study, including the arts, physical education and extensive athletics and extracurricular activities. In 2019-2020, we will educate over 18,700 students across 18 campuses in Arizona (Greater Phoenix, northwest Tucson, Maricopa and Casa Grande) and Nevada (North Las Vegas, SW Las Vegas and Henderson). Learn more at www.legacytraditional.org.

Apply at our website: https://legacytraditional.org/careers/

Legacy Traditional Schools/Vertex Education

Why Work Here?

Bring Your Passion | Leave a Legacy

Legacy Traditional Schools believes there is no limit to what a student can achieve with a great education. Our non-profit network of tuition-free, A-rated public schools was founded on this principle, and it underlies our mission to build lifelong learners and good citizens. Every Legacy Traditional School features a rigorous, well-rounded curriculum that emphasizes all areas of academic study, including the arts, physical education and extensive athletics and extracurricular activities. In 2019-2020, we will educate over 18,700 students across 18 campuses in Arizona (Greater Phoenix, northwest Tucson, Maricopa and Casa Grande) and Nevada (North Las Vegas, SW Las Vegas and Henderson). Learn more at www.legacytraditional.org. Apply at our website: https://legacytraditional.org/careers/

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Yuma, AZ
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