Job Description

Openings as of 4/20/2018
Teaching - Exceptional Education

  • Ex Ed Adaptive PE Teacher (2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR) JobID: 9320
  • Position Type:
    Teaching - Exceptional Education/Ex Ed Adapted PE Teacher

  • Date Posted:
    2/20/2018

  • Location:
    Exceptional Education

  • Date Available:
    July 2018

  • Closing Date:
    Open Until Filled

  • Hours Per Day:
    7.5
    Certification Status:
    Certified
    FTE:
    1.0
    Months:
    9.5
      SUMMARY
    This position is responsible for instructing students with special needs in a program of adapted physical education. The Adapted PE Teacher will positively motivate the student to develop appropriate skills, attitudes and knowledge by utilizing a variety of instructional techniques appropriate to students’ abilities and by creating a safe and orderly learning environment.

    MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
    Arizona Special Education K-12 Certificate
    Physical Education (PE) Endorsement/Approved Area
    Arizona IVP Fingerprint Clearance Card

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
    General knowledge of adapted equipment particularly for students with neurological and orthopedic impairments.
    General knowledge of the wide range of disabilities found in the Exceptional Education population.
    Ability to work in varied settings and devise a work schedule compatible with several school locations.
    Demonstrated success in engaging African American and Latino students
    Bilingual (Spanish) endorsemen
    t

    ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS AFTER HIRE
    Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.
    Valid AZ Driver's License required within 10 days of hire.
    Must not have accrued eight points against driver’s license within past two years.
    Reliable mode of personal transportation with evidence of auto insurance policy. Coverage must be valid throughout term of employment. May be responsible for transporting equipment needed for daily instruction.

    COMMENTS - AFTER JULY 1st ONLY OUT OF DISTRICT MAY APPLY
    2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR
    LOCATION - Ex Ed Department - Various locations throughout the district
    1.0 FTE - 7.5 hours per day
    9.5 month position

    Temporary Contracts are issued after Labor Day and/or for vacancies of .6 FTE or less for the remainder of the school year only. Temporary Contracts may be eligible for conversion.

    Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for district benefits.

    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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