New Way Academy is looking for a Junior High-High School Teacher for this upcoming fall, 2018-2019 school year. Our teachers support the school’s mission to educate children with learning differences to fulfill their potential. New Way Academy students are unique not only in their learning styles, but in their perseverance, resilience, and skills they develop to overcome their learning challenges. Our students deserve a rigorous, differentiated, and empowering education to help them realize their full potential. Responsibilities Include: ● Teach courses to junior high and high school students ● Develop lesson plans to provide a balanced learning experience by incorporating direct instruction, multisensory supports, integration of technology, and guided practice ● Differentiate instruction for varied skill levels ● Provide remedial support when needed while encouraging students to move to higher levels of conceptualization ● Maintain student achievement data and adjust instruction accordingly ● Provide consistent classroom routines, positive classroom management, and high expectations for student growth ● Integrate strategies for developing study and organizational skills with math curriculum ● Serve as case manager including oversight for learning plans/IEPS for homeroom students ● Update data quarterly for students with IEP math goals ● Maintain positive working relationships with parents, students, and colleagues ● Contribute to level and content area meetings and participate actively in professional development Characteristics and Qualities: ● Passionate about empowering students with unique learning profiles ● Innovative and creative ● Strong planner with an emphasis on execution ● Effective communicator, both internally and externally ● Team player ● High level of integrity and professionalism ● Willingness to go above and beyond ● Highly organized and able to multi-task ● Previous teaching experience Certificate and License Requirements: ● Holds valid and up-to-date teaching certificate in Arizona Education: ● Bachelor’s or higher degree with a preferred emphasis on special education from an accredited college or university
Compensation: ● Based on experience ● Full benefits including vision and dental ● Competitive 401K package To Apply: Please email your resume and cover letter to Jill Facon at Facon@newwayacademy.org. Submissions without a cover letter will not be reviewed. And please visit our website at www.newwayacademy.org for more information and tell us why you'd be a good fit here at New Way!