Are you passionate about kids and want to work for a school who values you as a professional? Arizona Charter Academy is a diverse school with an amazing culture of teacher collaboration, high expectations, exceptional professional development, and leadership opportunities. We are an award winning organization including the Valley’s Best Places to Work by the Phoenix Business Journal and voted one of Arizona’s Most Admired Companies for 3 years in a row by Arizona Business Magazine. Arizona Charter Academy K-8 Title I school with amazing students! We strive to break the cycle of poverty through education where you can make a substantial and sustained difference in the lives of our students. We are proud to be the highest performing school in our area and are looking for teachers who want to make an immediate impact on student achievement. POSITION- Middle School Math Teacher 2018-2019 School Year Middle School Math Teachers hold primary responsibility for the implementation and of Arizona Charter Academy’s curriculum and the success of its students. Therefore, Arizona Charter Academy seeks teachers who are committed to continuously improving curriculum and instruction through collaboration as part of a grade level and/or content team. RESPONSIBILITIES • Teacher will show unwavering commitment to all students achieving greatness • Teacher will create a positive, structured learning environment to ensure that students observe the school’s core values, high expectations, and code of conduct • Teacher implement curricula (Eureka/EngageNY) and activities to meet academic standards • Teacher uses assessment data to refine curriculum and inform instructional practices • Teacher participates in collaborative curriculum mastery, data analysis, grade-level activities, and school-wide functions • Teacher provides consistent rewards and/or consequences for student behavior • Teacher is accountable for students’ mastery of academic standards • Teacher communicates effectively with students, families, and colleagues • Teacher exhibits resilience to persevere and turn challenges into opportunities • Teacher commits to continual professional growth, participating actively in department meetings, faculty meetings, and other meetings • Teacher participates in a two-week staff orientation and training before school begins, monthly professional development and weekly individual coaching • Teacher demonstrates mastery of and enthusiasm of math content QUALIFICATIONS • Must hold a Bachelor’s degree • Hold a valid fingerprint clearance card • Evidence of self-motivation and willingness to be a team player • Valid State Certification is helpful but not required, though all candidates must meet criteria to be “highly qualified” including passing the appropriate NES/AEPA Assessments • Belief in and alignment with Arizona Charter Academy’s core beliefs and educational philosophy is non-negotiable.
COMPENSATION Arizona Charter Academy offers a competitive salary and a generous benefit plan including health/dental insurance and the Arizona State Retirement Plan. All teachers are equipped with the tools needed to succeed, including a dedicated work space, computer, email, extensive professional development, and all necessary curriculum and supplies. Job Type: Full-time