VisionQuest Lead Teacher in Benson, Arizona
VisionQuest is hiring a Lead Bilingual Teacher for a residential program for Spanish speaking youth in Benson, AZ. This is a full time position that comes with employer paid benefits which include medical, dental, vision, paid time off and sick time. Come be part of a great team and make a difference today!
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Lead teacher will be in charge of the Educational department, two teachers, teacher assistants, and staff.
Demonstrate effective planning skills by preparing lessons designed to implement and achieve academic goals and objectives.
Demonstrate competence in teaching by demonstrating current, thorough knowledge of the academic curriculum as specified, and be able to communicate effectively with students; be able to organize classroom learning and materials to maximize student time on tasks as well as motivate student learning
Develop and use effective methods of evaluation that are directly related to curriculum objectives and to concepts and skills taught; consistently, clearly, and effectively evaluate student progress
Establish a consistent disciplinary approach which promotes self-direction and positive self-image; set high standards for student behavior and manage inappropriate behavior effectively
Maintain a functional and pleasant learning environment
Cooperate with the student's clinical team; work effectively with all staff members to promote positive relationships with students. Specific attention will be given toward prompt attendance at scheduled meetings
At all times demonstrate professional responsibility in enforcing VisionQuest policies and regulations
Maintain confidentiality of information; display sound judgment in dress and general behavior. Specifically, Teacher will follow VisionQuest dress code standards
Perform other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited Institution
Certified by the State of Arizona as a Teacher
Job ID: 2020-1162
External Company URL: http://www.vq.com
Street: 621 E Commerce Dr