Preschool Teacher-Associate Level

Balsz School District Phoenix , AZ 85002

Posted 1 week ago

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Job Title: Preschool Teacher: Associate Level

Employment: Classified Calendar

Salary: Classified Salary Schedule

Grade: 22

Reports to: Director of Student Services

Qualifications:

. Associate's Degree (or higher) in Early Childhood.

. Good knowledge of the procedures, practices, materials and equipment required to provide appropriate learning and behavioral experiences for students to whom assigned.

. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with peers, parents, and the community; excellent human relations skills; skill in both oral and written communication; ability to develop and

maintain required records and reports.

Essential Functions:

. Provide direct instruction based on the Early Childhood Arizona State Standards.

. Input student progress into GOLD system.

. Participate in kindergarten transition meetings.

. Maintain accurate records for documentation of student progress.

. Plan, conduct and/or participate in training activities and department meetings.

. Maintain on-going communication (verbal and written) with parents.

. Communicate with parents through conferences and other means to discuss pupil's progress and interpret the school program.

. Create an effective environment for learning through functional and attractive displays, bulletin boards and interest centers.

. Consult with staff members regarding interventions and accommodations for students.

. Attend all necessary training and department meetings.

. Perform other related tasks as may be assigned by the building principal and Director of Student Services.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is continuously required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 20 pounds and occasionally lift/or move up to 30 pounds.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

How to Apply:

Applications can be obtained from the Balsz School District office via a website at www.balsz.org. District employees applying for this position are required to submit an application on the website.

The information contained in this job description is for compliance with the American with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.) and isn't an exhaustive list of duties performed for this position. Balsz is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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