Teacher - Math - High School (Apply directly to SkyView Academy.

    Castle rock, CO
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    Job Description

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    Job Posting Title:Teacher - Math - High School (Apply directly to SkyView Academy. Do NOT apply online with DCSD)

    Job Description:SkyView Academy is committed to preparing students to be life-long learners and honorable leaders of tomorrow.

    SkyView Academy offers a research-based, content-rich liberal arts program with a commitment to foreign language studies and community service. Staff, parents and students are actively involved in a culture of expectation and support where individuals are respected, valued and known by the content of their character.

    Position Specific Information (if Applicable):

    The HS Math teacher at SkyView will be responsible for educating students with a wide-range of abilities and interests. Courses may include Trig/Precalculus and Discrete Math (an applied math course). Successful candidates will be responsible for collaborating with the team to ensure that students in grades 9-12 have access to a high quality, rigorous, college-preparatory math program.


    Support implementation of the SVA vision & mission, helping set the tone and culture.

    Demonstrate effective classroom management and discipline.

    Communicate proactively with students, staff, and parents.

    Engage students in meaningful Socratic dialogue.

    Differentiate instruction to address various learning styles.

    Attend Capturing Kids Hearts, a 3-day training, during the summer, if hired.

    Develop curriculum with assistance from the High School Principal and/or High School faculty.

    Understand that student learning is the measure of successful teaching.

    Embrace feedback from administration in a continuous improvement modality.

    Build appropriate professional relationships with students.

    Collaborate with other SVA staff in all aspects of the school.

    Supervise lunch, detention, or after-school duties as needed in cooperation with other HS faculty.

    Be involved in the life of the school - Clubs, Sports, Community Service, and/or Character Educ.

    Other duties as assigned by the High School Administration.

    Desired Qualifications and Attributes:

    Minimum of a Bachelor's degree that supports teaching students high school Math;

    Meet Highly Qualified criteria for the state of Colorado;

    Proficient in technology--especially Google platform;

    Commitment to providing high expectations and high levels of support for all students;

    Deep passion for learning and the subject matter being taught.

    Belief that the way to promote student achievement is through building meaningful relationships;

    Precise, persuasive, and effective interpersonal communication and writing skills;

    Possess the ability to collaborate with teachers/staff/team to meet the needs of students.

    Willingness to ask questions, and consult with team members on a regular basis.

    Willingness to grow with the position and needs of the school.

    Entrepreneurial attitude with solid decision-making skills;

    Dedicated to being a respectable leader and role model at the school and within the community;

    Successful candidates will be enthusiastic about the SVA charter school model which empowers staff and families, and values world language, character education, and service to the community.

    Salary: Please review our Compensation Policy on the SkyView website. SkyView Academy's instructional staff compensation is based on fair and competitive market values for school positions, and a commitment to reward employees for high performance. Compensation for instructional staff is subject to availability of state funding and SVA's fiscal health, and is determined using the following criteria:Teacher Base Salary: $40,000, + Active Teaching License: $2,000, +Master's Degree: $3,000, + Years of teaching experience: 5+ years - 1 2%, 10+ years - 1%, 25+ years - 2%

    Application Instructions:

    Submit resume and a brief letter of interest to: employment@svak12.org.

    Our admin team and math department will review resumes together to select candidates for an interview and a sample-teach.

    Candidates are expected to sample-teach at least one lesson (or submit a demo lesson video).

    *To learn more about SkyView Academy, visit our website: http://skyviewacademy.org/.

    **SkyView prohibits unlawful discrimination against applicants or employees on the basis of age 40 and over, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable state or local law.


    Certifications:Teaching License - Colorado Department of Education

    Education:Bachelor's Degree (Required)

    Position Type:Charter School

    Primary Location:SKYVIEW ACADEMY

    One Year Only (Yes or No):No

    Scheduled Hours Per Week:40


    Approx Scheduled Days Per Year:

    (260 days indicatesa year-round position. Time off [or Off-Track Days] are thengranted based on the position. Any exceptions to the normal off-track time will be noted in the Additional Position Details section above, as scheduled work days.)

    185 Work Days

    Minimum Hire Rate:

    (Based off a full-time FTE; if applicable, part-time salaries will be prorated)

    $1.00 USD Annual

    Maximum Hire Rate:

    (Based off a full-time FTE; if applicable, part-time salaries will be prorated)

    $75,000.50 USD Annual

    Full Salary Range:

    (Based off a full-time FTE; if applicable, part time salaries will be prorated)

    $1.00 USD - $150,000.00 USD Annual

    Closing Date (Ongoingif No Date Specified):

    Please note that the posting will be closed as of 12:01 am on the day specified (if applicable).

    May 27, 2020
    Posting ID: 552792441Posted: 2020-05-21