Education America Network Jobs RSS Feed http://www.educationamerica.net Education America Network RSS Feed en-us Cook Positions at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411824 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Cook Positions Location: Various http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411824 Secretary Positions at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411823 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Secretary Positions Location: Various http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411823 Teacher Aide Positions at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411822 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Teacher Aide Positions Location: Various http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411822 Interpreter for the Deaf Positions at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411821 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Interpreter for the Deaf Positions Location: Various http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411821 Custodian Positions at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411820 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Custodian Positions Location: Various http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411820 Interpreter for the Deaf Teacher at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411819 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Interpreter for the Deaf with Educational Interpreter performance Assessments(eipa) Score of 4.0 or Better Location: BethelQualifications: Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment1Interpret and transliterate between deaf students and non- signers in the classroom, and in other settings to include activities both on-campus and in the community & for school related extracurricular activities.2Prepare for content and message delivery of instructional materials.3Adapt signing level to communication needs of the student.4Ensure appropriate logistics (e.g., lighting, seating) for effective interpreting.5Provide clear and appropriate information for substitute interpreters.6Function as a member of the professional educational team.7Provide information to certified staff and both hearing and deaf students to understand the role and use of interpreters.Salary and Terms of Employment: Permanent Position as per Classified Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411819 Elementary Teacher at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411818 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Elementary Teacher for the 2018-19 School Year Location: Lower Kuskokwim School District Qualifications: Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment Valid Alaska teacher certification with Elementary endorsement required; Housing: Teacher housing available, possibly sharedSalary and Terms of Employment: Permanent Position as per Teacher Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411818 Special Education Teacher at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411817 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Special Education Teacher K-12 for the 2018-19 School year Location: Lower Kuskokwim School District Qualifications: Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment Valid Alaska teacher certification requiredSpecial Education endorsement required Grades pre-K through 12Housing: Teacher housing available, possibly sharedSalary and Terms of Employment: Permanent Position as per Teacher Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411817 Assistant Principal at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411816 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Assistant Principal (3 openings) for 2018-19 School Year Location: Nunapitchuk, Kipnuk, KwethlukAdditional Information: This is an entry level position for candidates who are interested in becoming a principal in rural Alaska in the future Ideal for candidates who are new to administration, or experienced candidates who are new to rural AlaskaQualifications: - Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment.- Valid Alaska Type "B" Administrative Certificate required- Valid Alaska teacher certificate required- Three years classroom experience required- Three years demonstrated successful experience in educational administration preferred.Terms of Employment: Permanent as per Administrative Negotiated Agreement, 215 day contractSalary: Compensated as per Administrative Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411816 Site Administrator (Principal) at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411815 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Site Administrator (Principal) for the 2018-19 School year Location: Lower Kuskokwim School DistrictQualifications: - Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment.- Valid Alaska Type "B" Administrative Certificate required - Valid Alaska teacher certificate required- Three years classroom experience required - Three years demonstrated successful experience in educational administration preferred.Terms of Employment: Permanent as per Administrative Negotiated AgreementSalary: Compensated as per Administrative Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411815 Secondary Science 7-12 Teacher at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411814 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Secondary Science 7-12 Teacher for 2018-19 School year Location: Lower Kuskokwim School District Qualifications: - Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment.- Valid Alaska Type A Teaching certificate required.- Science Endorsement required in at least one field- Additional Endorsements preferred- Teaching assignment may include a broad range of secondary coursesHousing: SharedTerms of Employment: Permanent as per Teacher Negotiated AgreementSalary: Compensated as per Teacher Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411814 Secondary Math 7-12 Teacher at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411813 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Secondary Math 7-12 Teacher for 2018-19 School year Location: Lower Kuskokwim School District Qualifications: - Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment.- Valid Alaska Type A Teaching certificate required.- Math Endorsement required in at least one field- Additional Endorsements preferred- Teaching assignment may include a broad range of secondary coursesHousing: SharedTerms of Employment: Permanent as per Teacher Negotiated AgreementSalary: Compensated as per Teacher Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411813 Secondary English 7-12 Teacher at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411812 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Secondary English 7-12 Teacher for 2018-19 School year Location: Lower Kuskokwim School District Qualifications: - Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment.- Valid Alaska Type A Teaching certificate required.- English Endorsement required- Additional Endorsements preferred- Teaching assignment may include a broad range of secondary coursesHousing: SharedTerms of Employment: Permanent as per Teacher Negotiated AgreementSalary: Compensated as per Teacher Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411812 Director of Elementary Education at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411811 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Director of Elementary Education Location: Bethel Date Available: 2018-19 School YearQualifications: - Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment.- Valid Alaska Type "B" Administrative Certificate required- Valid Alaska teacher certificate required- Three years classroom experience required - Three years demonstrated successful experience in educational administration preferredProvide leadership, direction and oversight for the elementary academic program including Dual Language program leadership.Terms of Employment: Permanent as per Administrative Negotiated Agreement/ Not a Member of the Admin unit.Salary: Compensated as per Administrative Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411811 Director of Technology at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411809 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Director of Technology Location: BethelQualifications: - Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment.- Valid Alaska Type "B" Administrative Certificate required- Valid Alaska teacher certificate required- Three years classroom experience required- Three years demonstrated successful experience in educational administration preferredResponsible for Direction of the District Technology and E-rateTerms of Employment: Permanent as per Administrative Negotiated Agreement/ Not a Member of the Admin unit.Salary: Compensated as per Administrative Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411809 Elementary Grades K/1 DLE English Teacher at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411807 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Elementary Grades K/1 DLE English Teacher Location: Kuinerrarmiut ElitnaurviatDate Available: 2018-19 School YearQualifications: Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment Valid Alaska teacher certification with Elementary endorsement required; This is a Dual Language Program teaching position and will be responsible for the English instruction in Kindergarten and 1st GradesHousing: Teacher housing available, possibly sharedSalary and Terms of Employment: Permanent Position as per Teacher Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411807 High School Math Teacher at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411806 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): High School Math Teacher Location: Kuinerrarmiut ElitnaurviatDate Available: 2018-19 School YearQualifications: Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment Valid Alaska teacher certification in secondary Social Studies plus at least one additional content area preferred Housing: Teacher housing available, possibly sharedSalary and Terms of Employment: Permanent Position as per Teacher Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411806 Science 7-12 Teacher at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411805 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Science 7-12 Teacher Location: Ayagina'ar ElitnaurvikQualifications: - Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment.- Valid Alaska Type A Teaching certificate required.- Science Endorsement required in at least one field- Additional Endorsements preferred- Teaching assignment may include a broad range of secondary coursesHousing: SharedTerms of Employment: Permanent as per Teacher Negotiated AgreementSalary: Compensated as per Teacher Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411805 Special Education Teacher K-12 at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411804 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Special Education Teacher K-12 Location: Rocky Mountain SchoolDate Available: 2018-19 School YearQualifications: Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment Valid Alaska teacher certification requiredSpecial Education endorsement required Grades pre-K through 12Housing: Teacher housing available, possibly sharedSalary and Terms of Employment: Permanent Position as per Teacher Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411804 Special Education Teacher K-12 at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411803 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Special Education Teacher K-12 Location: Ayaprun SchoolDate Available: 2018-19 School YearQualifications: Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment Valid Alaska teacher certification requiredSpecial Education endorsement required Grades pre-K through 12Housing: Teacher housing available, possibly sharedSalary and Terms of Employment: Permanent Position as per Teacher Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411803 Elementary Grades Kindergarten-2nd DLE Teacher at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411802 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Elementary Grades Kindergarten-2nd DLE Teacher Location: Ayaprun SchoolDate Available: 2018-19 School YearQualifications: Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment Valid Alaska teacher certification with Elementary endorsement required; Preference will be given to preK-4 ECE endorsementsHousing: Teacher housing available, sharedSalary and Terms of Employment: Permanent Position as per Teacher Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411802 Special Education Teacher K-12 at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411801 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Special Education Teacher K-12 Location: Kwigillingok SchoolDate Available: 2018-19 School YearQualifications: Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment Valid Alaska teacher certification requiredSpecial Education endorsement required Grades pre-K through 12Housing: Teacher housing available, possibly sharedSalary and Terms of Employment: Permanent Position as per Teacher Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411801 Elementary 2nd-4th DLE English Teacher at Lower Kuskokwim School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411800 Lower Kuskokwim School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Elementary 2nd-4th DLE English Teacher Location: Kwigillingok SchoolDate Available: 2018-19 School YearQualifications: Ability to live and work in a cross-cultural, rural Alaskan environment Valid Alaska teacher certification with Elementary endorsement required; This is a Dual Language Program teaching position and will be responsible for the English instruction in grades 2nd through 4th GradesHousing: Teacher housing available, possibly sharedSalary and Terms of Employment: Permanent Position as per Teacher Negotiated Agreement http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411800 Student Teacher at Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411700 Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Student Teacher Location: District Wide Job Summary: Student teacher/intern placements in the Mat-Su District are unpaid internships for students currently enrolled in a universitySite to be determined if selected.Qualifications: You must hold a current Initial Teaching Certificate or a current Student Teacher Authorisation from the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development (DEED) in order to student teach. http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411700 Teacher Assistant Positions at Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411699 Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Teacher Assistant Positions Location: Various http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411699 Elementary Principal at Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411698 Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Elementary Principal Location: Iditarod Elementary School http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2411698 Health SEL Teacher: K-6 at Anchorage School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2410339 Anchorage School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Health SEL Teacher: K-6 (Kincaid and Northwood) Location: Kincaid and NorthwoodDate Available: ASAP Additional Information: Job Summary:This position requires a valid Alaska certificate and is represented by the Anchorage Education Association (AEA) unionThe number of work days is established and salary is based upon the AEA negotiated pay scalePositions which are .50 to 1.0 FTE are in the Alaska Teachers' Retirement System (TRS), positions which are .40 to .49 FTE are in the Alaska Public Employees' Retirement System (PERS)Positions which are .39 FTE or less are not eligible for participation in either Alaska retirement systemThis position reports to and is evaluated by the site principalElementary teachers create a flexible elementary grade program and a class environment favorable to learning and personal growth; establish effective rapport with students; motivate students to develop skills, attitudes and knowledge needed to provide a good foundation for middle school education, in accordance with each student's ability; and establishes good relationships with parents and with other staff membersJob Requirements: The following are required:- Valid Alaska initial, professional, or master teaching certificate - Evidence of Health content knowledge shown by: * passing Praxis Subject Assessments scores (formerly Praxis II) in either Health Education or Health and Physical Education: Content Knowledge; or* a degree in Health; or* a posted minor in Health; or* a Health endorsementEssential Job Functions: The responsibilities listed below are representative of the essential functions of this positionThe successful candidate:- Can describe their philosophy of education and demonstrate its relationship to their practice.* Understands how students learn and develop, and applies that knowledge in their practice.- Establishes and maintains standards of pupil behavior to achieve an effective learning atmosphere.* Organizes class time to provide a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, work time and assessment.* Guides the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and--in harmony with the goals--establishes clear objectives for all lessons, units, projects and the like to communicate these objectives to students.- Teaches students with respect for their individual and cultural characteristics.- Knows the teacher's content area and how to teach it.* Develops lesson plans and instructional material and provides individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of pupils.* Translates lesson plans into developmentally appropriate learning experiences.* Has the ability to use current technology to enhance instruction.* Has the ability to use technology for record-keeping and research.* Applies knowledge of current research and theory to instructional program.- Facilitates, monitors, and assesses student learning.* Evaluates pupils' academic and social growth, keeps appropriate records and prepares progress reports.* Identifies pupil needs and makes appropriate referrals and develops strategies for individual education plans.- Creates and maintains a learning environment in which all students are actively engaged and contributing members.* Provides individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of the student.* Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of the students.* Creates an environment for learning through functional and attractive displays, interest centers, and exhibits of student's work.* Supervises student environment, students, and volunteers.- Works as a partner with parents, families, and the community.* Communicates regularly with parents by means of newsletters, notes, phone calls, conferences, etc.- Participates in and contributes to the teaching profession.Physical /Mental Demands:The physical demands of this job require frequent standing, walking, sitting, speaking and hearingSpecific visual abilities are also requiredThe employee is regularly required to reach with his/her hands and arms and occasionally lift items weighing less than 40 lbsAdditionally, the employee must be able to understand vague and implicit instructions, be able to readily recall facts and details, handle conflict and make effective decisions under pressureThe employee must have the ability to effectively manage the stress of working with students, parents, and other employees representing diverse cultures, personalities, and work styles in a dynamic work environmentThe Anchorage School District is committed to providing reasonable accommodations, according to applicable state and federal laws, to all individuals with a qualified physical or mental disabilityWork Environment:Work is performed in a professional environment with a wide variety of individuals having differing functions, personalities and abilities, including working with diverse groups of people in a variety of different settingsWhile performing the duties of this job the employee may be regularly exposed to a video displayThe employee may be exposed to outdoor weather conditionsThe noise level in the work environment is usually moderateAdditional Job Information:This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) in this positionEmployees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job related duties as requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignmentsAnchorage School District (ASD) employees must possess the ability to read and write in EnglishThis also includes the ability to communicate in English with school staff, co-workers, and the public; as well as have the ability to comprehend and carry out oral and written directions and understand and follow English instructions and written documentsOffers of employment are contingent upon completion of a satisfactory criminal background check in addition to the background check conducted through the certification process with the Alaska State Department of Education and Early Development (DEED). http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2410339 Special Education Teacher - Resource 6-12 (Social Studies) at Anchorage School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2410341 Anchorage School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Special Education Teacher - Resource 6-12 (Social Studies) Location: Whaley SchoolDate Available: ASAP Job Summary:This position requires a valid Alaska certificate and is represented by the Anchorage Education Association (AEA) unionThe number of work days is established and salary is based upon the AEA negotiated pay scale Positions which are .50 to 1.0 FTE are in the Alaska Teachers' Retirement System (TRS), positions which are .40 to .49 FTE are in the Alaska Public Employees' Retirement System (PERS)Positions which are .39 FTE or less are not eligible for participation in either Alaska retirement systemThis position reports to and is evaluated by the site principalSpecial education teachers plan and provide learning experiences for students with disabilities, including cognitive, emotional, or physical disabilities, in a variety of educational settingsSpecial education teachers create a flexible program and learning environment that provide specialized instruction; establish effective rapport with students; may modify general education curriculum to meet students' needs with supplemental aides, accommodations, and other needed supports; and establish good relationships with parents and with other staff membersJob Requirements: The following are required:- Valid Alaska Initial, Professional, or Master teaching certificate with an endorsement in Special Education.- Evidence of content knowledge shown by:* a posted degree in the content area of this position; or* a posted minor in the content area of this position; or* passing Praxis Subject Assessments scores (formerly Praxis II) in the content area of this position; or* an endorsement in the content area of this positionThe following are preferred:- Evidence of experience working with special education students.- Experience working collaboratively to support the Individualized Education Plan (IEP) needs of special education students in a public school setting.Essential Job Functions: The responsibilities listed below are representative of the essential functions of this positionThe successful candidate:- Can describe their philosophy of education and demonstrate its relationship to their practice.* Understands how students learn and develop, and applies that knowledge in their practice.- Establishes and maintains standards of pupil behavior to achieve an effective learning atmosphere.* Organizes class time to provide a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, work time and assessment.* Guides the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and--in harmony with the goals--establishes clear objectives for all lessons, units, projects and the like to communicate these objectives to students.- Teaches students with respect for their individual and cultural characteristics.- Knows the teacher's content area and how to teach it.* Develops lesson plans and instructional material and provides individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of pupils.* Translates lesson plans into developmentally appropriate learning experiences.* Has the ability to use current technology to enhance instruction.* Has the ability to use technology for record-keeping and research.* Applies knowledge of current research and theory to instructional program.- Facilitates, monitors, and assesses student learning.* Evaluates pupils' academic and social growth, keeps appropriate records and prepares progress reports.* Identifies pupil needs and makes appropriate referrals and develops strategies for individual education plans.- Creates and maintains a learning environment in which all students are actively engaged and contributing members.* Provides individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of the student.* Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of the students.* Creates an environment for learning through functional and attractive displays, interest centers, and exhibits of student's work.* Supervises student environment, students, and volunteers.- Works as a partner with parents, families, and the community.* Communicates regularly with parents by means of newsletters, notes, phone calls, conferences, etc.- Participates in and contributes to the teaching profession.Physical /Mental Demands:The physical demands of this job require frequent standing, walking, sitting, speaking and hearingSpecific visual abilities are also requiredThe employee is regularly required to reach with his/her hands and arms and occasionally lift items weighing less than 40 lbsAdditionally, the employee must be able to understand vague and implicit instructions, be able to readily recall facts and details, handle conflict and make effective decisions under pressureThe employee must have the ability to effectively manage the stress of working with students, parents, and other employees representing diverse cultures, personalities, and work styles in a dynamic work environmentThe Anchorage School District is committed to providing reasonable accommodations, according to applicable state and federal laws, to all individuals with a qualified physical or mental disabilityWork Environment:Work is performed in a professional environment with a wide variety of individuals having differing functions, personalities and abilities, including working with diverse groups of people in a variety of different settingsWhile performing the duties of this job the employee may be regularly exposed to a video displayThe employee may be exposed to outdoor weather conditionsThe noise level in the work environment is usually moderateAdditional Job Information:This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) in this positionEmployees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job related duties as requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignmentsAnchorage School District (ASD) employees must possess the ability to read and write in EnglishThis also includes the ability to communicate in English with school staff, co-workers, and the public; as well as have the ability to comprehend and carry out oral and written directions and understand and follow English instructions and written documentsOffers of employment are contingent upon completion of a satisfactory criminal background check in addition to the background check conducted through the certification process with the Alaska State Department of Education and Early Development (DEED). http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2410341 Physical Education Teacher: 6-8 at Anchorage School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2410340 Anchorage School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Physical Education Teacher: 6-8 Location: Clark Middle School Additional Information: Job Summary:This position requires a valid Alaska certificate and is represented by the Anchorage Education Association (AEA) unionThe number of work days is established and salary is based upon the AEA negotiated pay scale Positions which are .50 to 1.0 FTE are in the Alaska Teachers' Retirement System (TRS), positions which are .40 to .49 FTE are in the Alaska Public Employees' Retirement System (PERS)Positions which are .39 FTE or less are not eligible for participation in either Alaska retirement system.This position reports to and is evaluated by the site principalMiddle school teachers create a flexible middle school age program based on subject matter taught, and a class environment favorable to learning and personal growth; establish effective rapport with students; motivate students to develop skills, attitudes and knowledge needed to provide a good foundation for preparation for college, vocational school or acquiring employment, in accordance with each student's ability; and establish good relationships with parents and with other staff membersJob Requirements: The following are required:- Valid Alaska initial, professional, or master teaching certificate.- Evidence of Physical Education content knowledge shown by:* passing Praxis Subject Assessments scores (formerly Praxis II) in either Physical Education: Content Knowledge, or Health and Physical Education: Content Knowledge; or* a degree in Physical Education; or* a posted minor in Physical Education; or* a Physical Education endorsementEssential Job Functions: The responsibilities listed below are representative of the essential functions of this positionThe successful candidate:- Can describe their philosophy of education and demonstrate its relationship to their practice.* Understands how students learn and develop, and applies that knowledge in their practice.- Establishes and maintains standards of pupil behavior to achieve an effective learning atmosphere.* Organizes class time to provide a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, work time and assessment.* Guides the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and--in harmony with the goals--establishes clear objectives for all lessons, units, projects and the like to communicate these objectives to students.- Teaches students with respect for their individual and cultural characteristics.- Knows the teacher's content area and how to teach it.* Develops lesson plans and instructional material and provides individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of pupils.* Translates lesson plans into developmentally appropriate learning experiences.* Has the ability to use current technology to enhance instruction.* Has the ability to use technology for record-keeping and research.* Applies knowledge of current research and theory to instructional program.- Facilitates, monitors, and assesses student learning.* Evaluates pupils' academic and social growth, keeps appropriate records and prepares progress reports.* Identifies pupil needs and makes appropriate referrals and develops strategies for individual education plans.- Creates and maintains a learning environment in which all students are actively engaged and contributing members.* Provides individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of the student.* Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of the students.* Creates an environment for learning through functional and attractive displays, interest centers, and exhibits of student's work.* Supervises student environment, students, and volunteers.- Works as a partner with parents, families, and the community.* Communicates regularly with parents by means of newsletters, notes, phone calls, conferences, etc.- Participates in and contributes to the teaching profession.Physical /Mental Demands:The physical demands of this job require frequent standing, walking, sitting, speaking and hearingSpecific visual abilities are also requiredThe employee is regularly required to reach with his/her hands and arms and occasionally lift items weighing less than 40 lbsAdditionally, the employee must be able to understand vague and implicit instructions, be able to readily recall facts and details, handle conflict and make effective decisions under pressureThe employee must have the ability to effectively manage the stress of working with students, parents, and other employees representing diverse cultures, personalities, and work styles in a dynamic work environmentThe Anchorage School District is committed to providing reasonable accommodations, according to applicable state and federal laws, to all individuals with a qualified physical or mental disabilityWork Environment:Work is performed in a professional environment with a wide variety of individuals having differing functions, personalities and abilities, including working with diverse groups of people in a variety of different settingsWhile performing the duties of this job the employee may be regularly exposed to a video displayThe employee may be exposed to outdoor weather conditionsThe noise level in the work environment is usually moderateAdditional Job Information:This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) in this positionEmployees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job related duties as requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignmentsAnchorage School District (ASD) employees must possess the ability to read and write in EnglishThis also includes the ability to communicate in English with school staff, co-workers, and the public; as well as have the ability to comprehend and carry out oral and written directions and understand and follow English instructions and written documentsOffers of employment are contingent upon completion of a satisfactory criminal background check in addition to the background check conducted through the certification process with the Alaska State Department of Education and Early Development (DEED). http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2410340 Administrative Assistant Positions at Anchorage School District, AK http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2410338 Anchorage School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Administrative Assistant Positions Location: Various http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2410338 !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!