Job Description

Openings as of 5/20/2019
Teaching - Middle Schools

  • Alternative to Suspension MS Teacher (DAEP at Southwest Education Center) (2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR) JobID: 12819
  • Position Type:
    Teaching - Middle Schools/District Alternative Education Program Teacher

  • Date Posted:

  • Location:
    Alternative to Suspension

  • Closing Date:
    Open Until Filled

  • Hours Per Day:
    Certification Status:

    Effectively manage the learning environment to prepare lesson plans, instruct students, evaluate and monitor
    students’ performance in order to advance student achievement. Understand and appreciate diversity.
    Work collaboratively with a team to plan instruction. Demonstrate commitment to continuous learning.

    • DAEP is part of the desegregation plan (Project 5) with the task of reducing the drop out rate in our district.
    • A primary function of DAEP teachers will be academic articulation with the home school teachers to facilitate a seamless transition from the suspending school, to DAEP, and back to the home school after the suspension period.
    • Communication, computer, and organizational skills are pivotal for this academic articulation.
    • Long term suspensions average between 20 to 45 days, thus, we have a revolving door of students entering and leaving the program throughout the year
    • Due to programmatic needs, staff may be temporarily assigned to “sister site” from time to time depending on enrollment and needs.
    • It is a self-contained and stand-alone program. It is staffed with one teacher and one Behavior Intervention Monitor.

    Arizona Elementary Certificate (K-8), or
    Standard Profesional Secondary (6-12)

    CURRENT Arizona IVP Fingerprint Clearance Card
    Must have Arizona SEI (Structured English Immersion) Endorsement, full Bilingual-Spanish Endorsement or full ESL Endorsement posted on teaching certificate.

    Preferred Requirements:
    Demonstrated success in engaging African American and Latino students
    Bilingual (Spanish) endorsement

    Provide proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.

    COMMENTS - After July 1st Only Out of District May Apply
    2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR
    LOCATION - Southwest Education Center - Valencia & Mark Rd
    1.00 FTE - 7.5 Hours
    9.5 month position

    Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.

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