TITLE: Teacher Pre-K Special Education REPORTS TO: Director of Exceptional Student Services/Principal FLSA: Exempt GRADE: Certified Salary Schedule WORK CALENDAR: 197 FTE: 1.0 REVISED DATE: 2/24/2014 SUMMARY: The Teacher in this role will create an environment that meets the individual needs and abilities of students that receive special education services; socially, emotionally, physically, and cognitively. The Teacher will provide supports and services to students with disabilities so they may access the general education curriculum, within a full continuum of services. For a complete job description and to apply, please visit the job posting on our website here: https://www.dysart.org/Sites/default.aspx?pgid=4437
The Dysart Unified School District is an exciting, vibrant, and growing community of more than 24,000 pre-kindergarten through 12th grade students in the Northwest Phoenix Metropolitan area. The district encompasses 140 square miles, serving parts of El Mirage, Glendale, Surprise, Youngtown, and Maricopa County. The district is home to 19 K-8 schools, four comprehensive high schools, and one alternative program. The district has been recognized both nationally and internationally with AdvancED Accreditation, the NCA Model School District Award, NSBA Technology Spotlight Award, and is home to a national elementary school principal of the year and two Arizona teachers of the year. The Dysart School District is dedicated to serving the needs of all children with high quality academic coursework, before-and after-school programs, and services for the entire community. Ensuring students are equipped with the skills necessary to meet the challenges and opportunities in a 21st Century society are at the heart of the mission and vision. Dysart schools offers one of the largest selections of academic pathways in the state, allowing students a personalized learning experience while meeting Arizona Academic Standards. Opportunities include full day kindergarten, Career and Technical Education, Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate, middle level academies, and gifted and special education programs. Boasting a graduation rate that exceeds both the state and national average, the Dysart Unified School District prepares all students to be ready for college and career through excellence and success.