This regular, full-time teaching position for the 2020-2021 school year is at Kingman Unified School District's Kingman High School in Kingman, AZ. KUSD teachers enjoy many benefits including a four-day work week and a school calendar that features breaks in the Fall, Winter, and Spring, as well as six weeks off in the summer! The Monday through Thursday work week and 148-day contract provide for a work-life balance difficult to match.
Bachelor's degree or higher
An Identity Verified Print (IVP) Fingerprint Clearance Card through Arizona Department of Public Safety, or ability to obtain prior to start date
Current Arizona Teaching Certificate for: Secondary, 6-12 Certificate with an Approved Area for Biology
Arizona offers an alternative path to certification for those with a Bachelor's degree or higher who would like to pursue a career in teaching. Individuals pursuing a teaching career through this alternative pathway must enroll in a teacher preparation program approved by the Arizona Department of Education and obtain an Alternative Teaching Certificate to be eligible for hire.
Salary and Benefits
The 2020-2021 salary range for teachers is $37,075-$48,975. In addition to base salary, teachers are eligible to earn approximately $6,000-$8,000 in 301 money.
Candidates offered and accepting critical needs teaching positions in math, science, and kindergarten will receive a one-time $2,000 stipend for the 2020-21 school year. Candidates offered and accepting critical needs teaching positions in special education will receive a one-time $5,000 stipend for the 2020-21 school year and are eligible for an additional case management stipend of up to $4,000. All critical needs stipends are pending appropriate teaching certification.
The District also offers generous benefits including options for medical, dental, vision and life insurance with no out-of-pocket premium costs.
Kingman is located in northwestern Arizona in the Hualapai Valley between the Cerbat and Hualapai Mountain ranges. Kingman is known as "The Heart of Historic Route 66" and is ideally situated between Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Phoenix, and the Grand Canyon. KUSD's 2020-2021 school year for students will begin on August 17, 2020 and end on May 27, 2021.
Shift TypeFull-TimeSalary Range$37,075.00 - $48,975.00 / Per YearLocationKingman High School
Kingman Unified School District