Status: Full-time position
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Job Summary: To create a flexible instructional program and a class environment to promote gifted students with advanced learning and enrichment activities, experiences, and opportunities in specifically designated areas of curriculum, helping these students utilize their special gifts and talents as fully as possible; to establish effective rapport with students assigned to the classroom, to motivate pupils to develop attitudes and knowledge needed to provide a good foundation for elementary grade education, in accordance with each pupil's ability; to establish good relationships with other staff members.
Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts degree.
Three (3) years of successful elementary teaching experience
Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred.
Duties: Effectively utilizes district technologies appropriate to the position and assumes responsibility for attending district training needed to successfully perform designated responsibilities as directed by supervisor.
Maintains regular attendance.
Complies with State Law and District policies and regulations.
Maintains a safe environment for students, conducive to learning.
Teaches district-approved curriculum.
Instructs pupils in citizenship and basic subject matter specified by District policy.
Develops lesson plans and instructional material and provides individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each pupil.
Task analyzes and translates lessons into developmentally appropriate learning experiences.
Models lessons for students.
Uses effective Classroom Management techniques.
Establishes, shares, and maintains standards of pupil behavior to achieve an effective learning atmosphere.
Anticipates and effectively addresses unforeseen crises associated with working with large groups of children.
Evaluates pupils' academic and social growth, keeps appropriate records and prepares progress reports.
Identifies pupil needs and makes appropriate referrals and develops strategies for individual education plans.
Provides individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of the student.
Maintains effective working relations with parents and teachers.
Apply online at: www.phxschools.org