Desert Choice Schools is a certified K-12 private day school. We have locations in the East and West Valleys of Phoenix, Yuma Arizona and also Tulsa OK.
We are hosting a Job Fair in May of 2019.
Location: Evans Learning Center at 4525 S College Ave, Tempe AZ 85282
Date: Saturday, May 4th, 2019
Time: 9 a.m- 12 p.m
Positions for both 18-19 and 19-20 school year
Looking for: SPED Teacher (Programs: ED-P, High functioning Autism, Low functioning Autism and intellectual disabilities), Intern Teachers, Alt Ed (Gen Ed) Teacher, Behavior Tech, Registered Behavior Tech (for programs with students with intellectual disabilities and Autism)
Positions are available both on West Valley and East Valley
Interviews to occur on site
Bring resume, certificates (if any) and fingerprint clearance card
Being a Special Educator or Teacher's Aide( Behavior Tecnician) with Desert Choice Schools is unlike any other opportunity. Here, you'll explore your passion for education while being a part of a small classroom culture where students learn "personal empowerment, self-determination and resiliency through a mind-frame of personal accountability." You'll be a part of an organization that assists students with REAL, LASTING, LIFE-CHANGING experiences.
Four areas of accountability we pledge to you:
1.Professional Pay Our compensation package is competitively one of the best for level and experience.
2.Comfortable Workload Be assured that at DCS we limit the number of students and age per classroom while providing your classroom with two Behavior Technicians, along with support from Site Administration, Clinical Specialist (e.g. BCBA, School Psychologist and/or Counselor), and Related Services support staff.
3.Support for the Work At DCS we provide structured training as well as ongoing development programs. We want every Desert Choice School teacher to feel like respected and supported contributors.
4.Passion for the Profession At DCS, you'll work collaboratively with others in the field of Special Education and Behavior Therapy. We have a culture of individuals who love children, and display a dynamic passion for their profession in their schools and communities.
Bachelor's Degree and teaching experience is preferred
Valid "IVP" Fingerprints Clearance Card for both Teachers and Behavior Technicians is required or ability to get one
Any of the following for Teachers candidates only:
Valid State of Arizona Special Education Certification (Cross Categorical or Mild/Moderate)
Valid State of Arizona Teaching Intern Certificate
About Desert Choice Schools
Desert Choice Schools is a state-approved private therapeutic day school. We utilize a highly-structured, school-wide Positive Behavioral Supports program that teaches students Academic, Social, Emotional, Functional, Adaptive, and Problem-Solving skills.
All DCS teachers and support staff are trained in a unique methodology that assists students with the development and maintenance of these skills. We are a tight-knit team that values colleagues who exhibit collaboration, integrity and the desire to make a difference in the lives of students who struggle, and who share a passion to help children and their families.
We offer a competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits plan, including 401(k), paid holidays, tuition assistance, and personal time off.
Learn It Systems/Desert Choice Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates must be presently eligible to work in the United States.
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