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Middle School Language Arts Teacher

Title
Middle School Language Arts Teacher
Location
Dishchii΄bikoh High School, Cibecue, Arizona, White Mountain Apache Reservation
Description
Reports to: High School & Junior High Principal

Duties/Responsibilities:
• The middle school Language Arts teacher will be working with students in the grades 7 and 8. Ages ranging from 11-13 years.
• The middle school Language Arts teacher is assigned to teach Science: Biology, Advanced Biology, Chemistry, and/or Earth Science.
• The middle school Language Arts teacher is responsible for managing his/her classroom to ensure proper behavior and safety of the students.
• The middle school Language Arts teacher will develop a lesson plan and provide specialized instruction with appropriate accommodations and modifications in their classroom, and provide a hard copy of the lesson plan on a weekly basis to the front office.
• The middle school Language Arts teacher is responsible in maintaining an accurate hard copy of his/her attendance as well as logging attendance in a timely manner on the NASIS Program following the guidelines and procedures that the NASIS coordinator provides.
• The middle school Language Arts teacher is responsible for maintaining a grade book of his/her students’ work using the Gradebook on NASIS.
• The middle school Language Arts teacher is responsible to attend all Professional Development and other training required by the school.
• The middle school Language Arts teacher will comply with the Dishchii΄bikoh Community School Employee Handbook approved by the Cibecue Community School Board Inc.
• The middle school Language Arts teacher is responsible for maintaining and updating the required clearances (fingerprints, RAP sheet etc.) and Arizona Department of Education certification according to NCLB regulations for Highly Qualified Teachers.
• The middle school Language Arts teacher should manage student behavior in the classroom by invoking approved disciplinary procedures.
• The middle school Language Arts teacher should communicate with parents, student and collaborate with the general education teachers and other service providers to ensure students learning is occurring in the general education classroom
• The middle school Language Arts teacher will perform other duties as assigned by the immediate supervisor.
Benefits
Benefits include campus housing (if available), continuing education scholarships, free shuttle service from Show Low/Whiteriver, AZ, 403b retirement account, paid leave, and health insurance.
Requirements
This position requires the Arizona Department of Education Standard Professional Middle Grades Certificate, or a Standard Professional Secondary Education Teacher Certification in Subject area of Language Arts; or a Provisional Transfer; Teaching Intern Certificate; or CTE Education and Training Certificate Occupational Area: junior high/intermediate/middle school education and teaching.
The applicant must be able to pass both state and federal fingerprint clearance as well as provide a police report (RAP sheet) from the last five years of residence.
If an applicant is not a US citizen or a US permanent resident, the applicant should submit a proof of work authorization or legal status to work in the US.
This position is needed for the school year 2019-2020. Salary will be based on education and experience
Contact Phil Endfield
Phone: (928) 332-2444
Fax: (928) 332-2368
phil.endfield@dishchiibikoh.org
PO Box 80068, Cibecue, AZ 85911
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