Jan 13, 2024

Teacher - 3rd grade Gifted Education - Arredondo

  • TrulyHired
  • Tempe, AZ, USA
Full-time Teaching

Job Description

TITLE: Teacher 3rd Grade Aspire

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Provide educational opportunities of a consistently high standard to academically gifted students.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Arizona Elementary Teacher certification with Gifted endorsement SEI or full Bilingual or ESL endorsement (preferred) Three (3) years successful experience as a classroom teacher and/or evidence of master teaching skills Experience in individualizing for student instructional needs Experience with gifted students (preferred)
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

(Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following tasks, knowledge, skills, and other characteristics. This list is ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY, and is not a comprehensive listing of all duties and responsibilities performed by the incumbents of this class.)

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Assist in the identification of students by administering and scoring gifted tests; analyzing data for gifted placement.
  • Assist in identification of gifted students by helping to identify appropriate methodology to accurately assess abilities of students.
  • Assist in the evaluation, development and improvement of courses of study and instructional activities for gifted students.
  • Teach gifted students by developing lesson activities and materials to meet the prescribed needs of students and communicate those needs to classroom teachers and parents.
  • Assist individual classroom teachers in their instructional and classroom planning for gifted students.
  • Assist in the selection of materials and other technology, for the gifted program and for gifted students.
  • Support and promote gifted education and the needs of gifted students.
  • Share specialized training with other teachers.
  • Work with other teachers of the gifted to plan curriculum and activities for gifted students.
  • Maintain professional competence through in-service educational activities provided by the District and/or self-selected professional growth activities.
  • Maintain knowledge of current practices and newest methods for working with gifted students.
  • Continually evaluate and develop programs to meet the needs of district populations.
  • Conference with parents of students and appropriately plan for translators as needed.
  • Attend all necessary trainings and department meetings.
  • Travel to various sites within the district.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

DEPARTMENT: Instructional Excellence

SALARY: Certified

WORK YEAR: Teacher Calendar

REPORTS TO: Principal, Gifted Program and Social Studies Coordinator, and/or Executive Director of Instructional Excellence

EVALUATION: Teacher Evaluation

SUPERVISES: N/A

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