Science Teacher, Primavera Online High School


Position:
Science Teacher

Type:
Charter


Location:
Suburban


Job ID:
107406

County:
Pima


Posted:
February 28, 2022




Contact Information:
Primavera Online High School
2471 N Arizona Ave
Chandler, AZ 85225
District Website

Contact:
Kim Otanez
Phone: 480-498-6230
Fax:
District Email


Job Description:

As the leader in online education since 2001, Primavera is dedicated to providing every high school and middle school student in Arizona and accredited, structured, and personalized education in a virtual environment. Our dynamic teammates and leaders foster a creative, forward-thinking work environment, along with a strong supportive culture. Members of the Primavera team are committed to student success through our rigorous and relevant curriculum, supporting staff, and interactive technology. If you are bright and highly motivated, why wait to join our team?

Primavera is seeking a dynamic individual to join our innovative team as a Science Instructor.

Primary duties and responsibilities:

  • Provide communication to students and parents on a weekly basis through a variety of tools: phone, messaging, text messaging, and emails
  • Grade student work within 24-48 hours of being submitted
  • Evaluate student work by providing written comments on all submitted assignments
  • Post a daily announcement in each course that motivates the students to participate in the daily lessons
  • Manage the discussion board in each class to encourage participation and learning in the online classroom
  • Meet weekly expectations as outlined in teacher training and the Teacher Expectations and Guidelines
  • Participate in professional development and department meetings,as scheduled
  • Assist with administering standardized assessments
  • Establish rapport with students/parents and encourage students to maintain attendance and academic expectations
  • Direct students to necessary resources including: teachers,tutors, admission’s staff, guidance support, etc.
  • Monitor and oversee student access to the Parent Student Portal and any other appropriate websites
  • Properly document issues, concerns, and important information concerning students/parents as they present themselves
  • Additional duties as needed

Skills/Abilities:

  • Maintain a professional code of conduct, including but not limited to professional language, actions, and attire
  • Maintain professional confidentiality of personal and private matters pertaining to students, parents, and co-workers
  • Acknowledge and accept direction from leadership
  • Demonstrate willingness and desire to work and collaborate with students, parents, co-workers, and the general public
  • Communicate effectively, both verbal and written
  • Maintain positive and pro-active customer service in all aspects of communication, both internally and externally
  • Prioritize work and handle multiple tasks while working independently
  • Display excellent planning and organizational skills
  • Work under pressure, pay attention to detail, meet deadlines,and deal with difficult situations while maintaining composure,professionalism, and a positive attitude.
  • Take initiative to look at data analytically, showing excellent
  • reasoning and problem solving skills as it relates to continuous improvement for professional and personal growth
  • Demonstrate awareness and willingness to understand personal role and how it contributes to the success of other departments or functional areas
  • Embrace a culturally diverse environment
  • Know and be proficient in Microsoft Office programs
  • Adapt to change while conveying professionalism
  • Establish work priorities and work independently without supervision

Education/Training:

  • Highly qualified in the approved area of Science REQUIRED
  • Bachelor’s Degree REQUIRED
  • Arizona Teacher Certificate REQUIRED
  • Teaching experience at the secondary education level preferred


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