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Special Education Teachers

Avondale, AZ

Job Category: Teacher

Posted on July 05, 2017

West Phoenix is hiring Special Education Teachers. Come teach in Agua Fria where all students are college and career ready! We currently have openings for Certified Special Education Teachers.  Our competitive salary and benefits package paired with our amazing students, family atmosphere and strong community make Agua Fria Union High School District THE place to teach.

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

I. General Description:

The teacher serves as the instruction leader of the students. The teacher displays an interest in
the welfare of the students and the school's educational program; exercises a high degree of
imagination, ingenuity and creativity; exhibits professionalism and develops a high degree of selfdirection;
has excellent communication skills; and displays a sense of humor.

II. Qualifications:

1. The teacher must have a valid Arizona teaching certificate for the position to which the
individual is assigned.
2. The teacher must have a valid DPS Fingerprint Clearance Card.
3. The teacher must possess either a Provisional SEI endorsement, a full ESL
endorsement, or a full Bilingual endorsement.
4. The teacher must be highly qualified in the core content for the position to which the
individual is assigned.

III. Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Creates and designs lesson plans, instruction, and assessment aligned to Arizona
Academic Standards.
2. Communicates with parents in a timely manner.
3. Presents accurate information.
4. Is high qualified to teach the content area.
5. Uses content material appropriate to students, content area, and academic standards.
6. Uses resource materials, procedures, and models related to the lesson.
7. Deals with students in a fair and impartial manner, promoting positive self-image/concept.
8. Models, requires, and promotes a feeling of mutual respect and courtesy.
9. Creates an atmosphere conducive to verbal and or nonverbal activity.
10. Provides constructive feedback/criticism to students.
11. Follows a logical sequence of instruction.
12. Plans instruction and activities which address identified objective.
13. Relates and or integrates materials to other disciplines.
14. Organize resources to facilitate the achievement of objective.
15. Provides focus for the students at the beginning of lessons.
16. Obtains responses, assesses learning, and adjusts instruction in order to provide
students the best opportunity for academic success.
17. Provides opportunities for students to practice concept skills.
18. Utilizes a variety of techniques and methods to provide instruction at higher levels of
thinking.
19. Communicates expectations for appropriate classroom behavior.
20. Ensures that students are supervised at all times
21. Keeps accurate grade and attendance records
22. Models professionalism through speech, dress, and actions.
23. Adheres to Arizona Department of Education and District policies, rules, and regulations
24. Performs other duties as assigned.

To Learn more and Apply:

Visit our website at www.aguafria.org or call us at (623) 932-7000

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