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K-8 Russian Teacher - $2000 Sign-on and $5000 Relocation Bonus!

Location
Tolleson, Arizona
Salary
$42,000 to $48,500
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
17 Sep 2022
Academies of Math and Science
K-8 Teacher, Russian
Location: 10555 W Buckeye Rd., Tolleson, AZ

Position Summary:

AMS is a network of top-rated Arizona public charter schools that is focused on guiding our students through an advanced curriculum to become tomorrow's global visionaries. Our Academic team is committed to continuous instructional improvement and implementing proven methods for advancing student learning. Are you a data-driven, culturally aware teacher, who is determined to provide opportunities for ALL scholars to excel academically? You belong here!

Make a difference in the lives of children who may not otherwise have access to high-quality education and inspire students to have high standards for their own academic and behavioral success! We want teachers who will be impassioned and driven by our mission to make an impact by providing an exceptional education for underserved students. Join our community and help us change the world, one scholar at a time.

Responsibilities:

Use AMS curriculum standards to teach students above and below grade-level through a differentiated approach
Attending weekly professional development and meetings with grade level team/professional learning communities
Communicating with parents and leading parent-student-teacher meetings to facilitate progress in and outside of the classroom
Coordinating with administrators and other staff members to create an environment focused on meeting students' academic and behavioral needs
Using measurable data, track student performance and enrich their progress with visible results
Together, with support from our network, contribute to the improvement of practices and procedures that will build upon our success
Use PBIS and preventative intervention strategies to guide student progress in developing social and emotional skills that will help them navigate a path to higher learning

Compensation and Benefits:

Do you want to maximize your earning potential and professional growth opportunities? AMS offers a generous base salary, guaranteed sign-on bonus, comprehensive benefits package, 401k matching, relocation assistance, and ample opportunities for additional income throughout the school year! We also have extensive options for upward mobility and career growth within our network.

Total Average compensation of $59,300 - $65,800 year-round salary (DOE)
Includes base salary and benefits offered below
401k retirement plan (with 4% employer match) - an average yearly employer contribution of $2200. Unlike state retirement systems, the 401K plan is OPTIONAL and vests after 1 year, not in 10+
Free medical, dental, short/long term disability, and life insurance, totaling $5,328 in value
Optional low-cost vision insurance plans
Guaranteed $2,000 signing bonus!
Performance bonuses that average over $2,200 a year (up to $3400)
Retention Bonus of $1500 a year (for 22-23 and estimated $2000 for 23-24)
Moving to the sun state? We offer relocation stipends of up to $5,000
Professional development with comprehensive training, follow-up coaching, and weekly/monthly check-ins
Maximize your earning potential with an additional stipend of an average $2,300 for afterschool intervention and tutoring (must commit prior to start of year, contingent on scholar need)
Share your passions and receive an average additional $2000 for leading afterschool extracurricular clubs and sports!

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Education OR Bachelor's related to the subject matter and at least two years of teaching experience in a K-8 setting
Fluent in Russian
Passion for helping Title 1 and ESL students in underserved communities forge their way to a college education
Ability to pass a background check and obtain an IVP fingerprint clearance card
Strong analytical abilities and enthusiasm for data-driven instruction
Adaptability and willingness to deliver established, proven, rigorous curriculum provided by our network
Collaborative work style paired with the ability to take initiative

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Details

  • Job Reference: 714279138-2
  • Date Posted: 17 September 2022
  • Recruiter: ACADEMIES OF MATH AND SCIENCE
  • Location: Tolleson, Arizona
  • Salary: $42,000 to $48,500
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent