6th Grade ELA/Writing Teacher, Arts Academy at Estrella Mountain

6th Grade ELA/Writing Teacher


Job ID:

Southwest Maricopa

April 12, 2019

Contact Information:
Arts Academy at Estrella Mountain
2504 S 91st Ave
Tolleson, AZ 85353
District Website

Human Resources
Phone: 623-474-2173
District Email

Job Description:
Employment Terms: Nine Month, Full Time, Exempt Position Reports directly to the Principal 2019-2020 School Year Benefits: Arizona State Retirement System, Medical, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability, Sick Leave Plan, & Life Insurance. Responsibilities: Provides the leadership and knowledge needed to plan for the learning of each student and for the development and implementation of the thematic units. The goal of the teacher is to ensure that all students meet or exceed standards for the grade level of the student set by the state of Arizona. Provide effective, innovative instruction. Collaborate with colleagues, parents, and community members. Supervise students visually and audibly during required duty times and assure the safety of all students in the school. Provide supervision of students during non-academic times (i.e. breaks, lunch, detention, etc. occasionally after school and/or other assignments). Model and enforce rules and provide appropriate response to student misconduct in a safe and respectful manner. Provide documentation for student incidents. Develop curriculum design, support, and implementation in line with the vision of PLC Charter Schools. Plan, administer, and supervise academic programs tied to state standards for students. Incorporate Individualized Educational Plans (IEPs) into the general curriculum (when appropriate). Completion of Grade Cards, 45-Day Screenings, testing (state and district), and any other required report. Communicate with students, parents, advocates, and guardians as appropriate about student progress or lack thereof. Be knowledgeable of and implement PLC Charter School policies and procedures. Provide suggestions/input on the selection of instructional materials and resources. Attend all mandatory meetings and evening programs for the school. Be knowledgeable of Arizona State Standards and insure said standards are maintained. All other duties as assigned by the Site Director.

Qualifications Must be able to function well in a TEAM environment. Must be able to implement effective instruction in small groups, large groups, and individual instruction environments. College degree, Arizona Teaching Certificate and a valid AZ IVP Fingerprint Clearance Card is required. APPLICATION PROCESS: • To apply for this position go to http://www.plcaaem.org/staff/current-openings