Job Description


The Teacher Mentor position serves a maximum of 6 years providing support for teachers new to the profession, teachers new to Tucson Unified School District (TUSD), and other teachers as assigned by building professional knowledge and refining instructional skills to enhance student learning and achievement. This position serves as a facilitator, coach, resource, and advocate for teachers, and will provide professional development opportunities as appropriate.


Valid Arizona teaching certificate, with Structured English Endorsement (SEI)

Arizona IVP fingerprint clearance card

Five years teaching experience

Proven outstanding classroom teaching performance as evidenced by performance evaluation results

Two (2) years experience working with adult learners

Experience analyzing and interpreting student achievement data and its application to instruction

Experience working with district adoptions and initiatives

Experience providing job-embedded professional development such as coaching teachers.

Availability to work flexible hours as needed, to include evenings and weekends.


Master’s Degree in Education

Two (2) years experience within Tucson Unified School District


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

Must hold a current Arizona Driver’s license and have accrued no more than the allowable points against Driver’s License as described under Governing Board Policy: EEB-R-1 Business and Personnel Transportation Services - Transportation by Employees.

Effective: 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR
FTE : 1.0 - 7.5 hours per day
Work Calendar: 10.5 month

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

Internal candidates will transfer at a rate commensurate with their bargaining unit language. For more information on salary schedule, please reference the Employee Agreements Webpage.

Probationary Contracts will be issued for any contingent Certifications, Positions that are 0.6 FTE or less, and certified employees within their first three years with the District.

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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.

Job Contact Information
Name Tanya Schrantz
Title Coordinator New Teacher Induction
Phone 520-232-7301
Applications will be accepted beginning
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 12:00 AM
(Pacific Standard Time)

Application Instructions

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