Teaches district-approved curriculum to kindergarten students. Effectively utilizes district technologies appropriate to the position and assumes responsibility for attending district training needed to successfully perform designated responsibilities as directed by supervisor. Maintains regular attendance. Complies with State Law and District policies and regulations. Maintains a safe environment for students, conducive to learning. Instructs pupils in citizenship and basic subject matter specified by District policy. Develops lesson plans and instructional material and provides individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each pupil. Task analyzes and translates lessons into developmentally appropriate learning experiences. Models lessons for students. Uses effective Classroom Management techniques. Establishes, shares, and maintains standards of pupil behavior to achieve an effective learning atmosphere. Anticipates and effectively addresses unforeseen crises associated with working with large groups of children. Evaluates pupils’ academic and social growth, keeps appropriate records and prepares progress reports. Identifies pupil needs and makes appropriate referrals and develops strategies for individual education plans. Provides individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of the student.
Requirements: Bachelors degree in Education or related. Must possess Arizona Department of Education Teaching Certificate in Elementary Education.