Company: Vertex Education
Location: arizona city
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Changing Lives Through Education!
Legacy Traditional schools is dedicated to providing motivated
students with the opportunity to achieve academic excellence in an
accelerated, back-to-basics, safe learning environment taught by
caring, knowledgeable, and highly effective educators in
cooperation with supportive, involved parents.
With multiple locations in Arizona and Nevada, Legacy
Traditional Schools offers excellent benefits and compensation
packages for staff providing student services for grades K-8.
Position is responsible for providing direct instruction using a
Back-to-Basics curriculum including Spalding (reading & writing),
Saxon Math, Science, and Social Studies.
Essential Duties & Accountabilities
Teaches Spalding (reading & writing), Saxon Math, Science, and
Social Studies, utilizing Spalding course.
Follows lesson plans and instructional materials and provides
direct instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of
Provides a safe structured environment, focusing on Patriotism
and Character Building, using a Positive Discipline Program.
Evaluates students academic and social growth, keeps appropriate
records, and prepares progress reports.
Communicates with parents through conferences and other means to
discuss students progress and interpret the school curriculum.
Identifies student needs and cooperates with other professional
staff members in assessing and helping students solve health,
attitude, and learning problems.
Maintains professional competence through in-service education
Participates cooperatively with the appropriate administrator to
develop the method by which the teacher will be evaluated in
conformance with guidelines.
Administers group standardized tests in accordance with state
Participates in curriculum development programs as required.
- Participates in faculty committees and the sponsorship of
Positively interact with all students.
Create a safe learning environment that is conducive to
Capable of designing lesson plans to meet student needs and
school & state requirements.
Able to employ varied teaching strategies and best practices
that effectively teaches the curriculum.
Ability to identify individual student needs.
Good communication skills with, students, coworkers,
administration and parents.
Ability to collaborate with other teachers and school staff.
Ability to maintain a professional appearance.
- Demonstrate a commitment to the teaching profession by
utilizing resources for professional development therefore,
improving the education that is provided.
Preferred: Bachelors degree in Education
Required: Bachelors degree
- Arizona Employees:
Arizona Department of Public Safety Level One IVP Fingerprint
Arizona Teaching Certificate (with appropriate certification for
grade or subject)
- Nevada Employees:
NV Fingerprint Background Check
NV Teaching License (with appropriate certification for grade or
Appropriately Certified in grade or subject according to ESSA
requirements and Department of Education
The incumbent in this position will be required to pass a
criminal history background check.
Must possess strong communication and organizational skills.
- Must demonstrate initiative and the ability to handle multiple
Work Environment and Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those
that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the
essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform essential functions. Duties are performed
typically in school and/or office settings throughout the division.
May include frequent walking, standing, stooping, lifting up to
approximately 25 pounds and occasional lifting of equipment and/or
materials weighing up to approximately 40 pounds may be
- Must have the ability to stand for extended periods of time in
front of the classroom; see and read a computer screen and printed
material with or without vision aids; hear and understand speech at
normal levels and on the telephone; speak in audible tones so that
others may understand clearly in person and on the telephone; and
the ability to understand and follow oral and written
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