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Colorado, Middle School Career Readiness Teacher, DCA-CO - SY 21/22

Company: K12
Location: Fort Collins
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Job Description:

WHO ARE WE?* About us* K12 Produces Results* thinkTANK12Get to know (DCA-CO) !* Destinations Career Academy of Colorado* Behind the scenes* A Day in the lifeK12, a Stride Company, believes in education for Any One. We provide families an online option for a high-quality, personalized education experience. Students can thrive, find their passion, and learn in an environment that encourages discovery at their own pace. In support of this, we are committed to creating and maintaining a culture of inclusion and diversity where our employees are passionate about serving students and families, treat one another and customers with respect, challenge each other to innovate and always strive to do better.Passionate Educators are needed at the Stride K12 partner school, DCA-CO. We want you to be a part of our talented team!The mission of DCA-CO is to provide an exemplary individualized and engaging educational experience for students by incorporating school and community/family partnerships coupled with a rigorous curriculum along with a data-driven and student-centered instructional model. Student success will be measured by valid and reliable assessment data, parent and student satisfaction, and continued institutional growth within the academic community. Join us!Summary: The Career & Technical Education Teacher is state certified teacher and/or alternatively certified CTE Teacher responsible for delivering specific course content in an online environment. The CTE teacher must provide instruction, support, and guidance; manage the learning process; and focus on students' individual needs. Teachers monitor student progress through Stride K12's learning management system and work actively with students and parents to advance each student's learning and to develop and monitor a plan for post-secondary success via online tools.This is a full-time position. Ability to work independently, typically 40+ hours per week is required. Ability to maintain a professional home office without distraction during workday, typically 9-5 (or 8-4) or as defined by the school.Essential Functions: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.* Provides rich and engaging synchronous and asynchronous learning experiences for students* Commitment to personalizing learning for all students* Demonstrates a belief in all students' ability to succeed and meet high expectations* Differentiates instruction based on student level of mastery* Augments course content according to prescribed policies and procedures using appropriate asynchronous and synchronous tools under guidance from principal and coach* Maintains grade book ensuring student academic integrity, makes student placement and promotion decisions, and alerts administrators to concerns about student performance and progress* Prepares students for high stakes standardized tests* Understands that a primary responsibility is to establish and maintain positive rapport with families and regularly communicates with and responds to students and learning coaches/parents in a timely manner* Supports learning coaches/parents with student curricular and instructional issues, as well as basic troubleshooting in a virtual classroom environment that is in line with academy policies and procedures* Travels as required (on average once per month and/or up to 25% of the time) for face-to-face professional development, student testing, and as required by school* Maintains and effectively applies knowledge of the State, National, and Industry Specific learning standards* Develops effective instructional tools and strategies to supplement and enhance provided curriculum* Collaborates regularly with the school and national professional learning community* Administers and proctors certification assessments where applicable* Serves as an Advisor for Career & Technical Student Organization* Supports CTE Program Coordinator/school/program with creating business and industry partnerships to help navigate work-based learning experiences for students* Supports a project-based learning modelMinimum Required Qualifications:* Bachelor's degree AND* Active CTE state teaching certification AND* Relevant industry experience OR* Equivalent combination of education and experience* Ability to clear required background check(s)Endorsement: CTE TeacherResidency Requirement: ColoradoOther Required Qualifications:* Ability to work collaboratively with other teachers to interpret and produce numeric, tabular, and graphic representations of student data, and use it to drive instructional decisions* Receptive to receiving coaching on a regular basis with administrators and teacher trainers* Ability to embrace change and adapt to ensure excellent student outcomes* Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Outlook, Word; PowerPoint* Ability to rapidly learn and adapt to new technologies and teaching platformsDesired Qualifications:* Experience working with proposed age group* Experience supporting adults and children in the use of technology* Experience teaching in an online (virtual) and/or in a brick-and-mortar environment* Experience with project-based learningWork Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.* This is a home-based positionThe above job is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and standards of the position. Incumbents will follow any other instructions, and perform any other related duties, as assigned by their supervisor. All employment is "at-will" as governed by the law of the state where the employee works. It is further understood that the "at-will" nature of employment is one aspect of employment that cannot be changed except in writing and signed by an authorized officer.Compensation & Benefits: Stride, Inc. considers a person's education, experience, and qualifications, as well as the position's work location, expected quality and quantity of work, required travel (if any), external market and internal value when determining a new employee's salary level. Salaries will differ based on these factors, the position's level and expected contribution, and the employee's benefits elections. Offers will typically be in the bottom half of the range.* The average maximum salary compensation may be around $46K per year.* Stride, Inc. offers employees a robust benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts, disability and parental leave, voluntary life and AD&D insurance, accident and hospital supplemental plans and commuter benefits. Employees may also be eligible for paid time off (PTO), 401(k) retirement plan, bonus, and generous professional development programs.K12 is a Federal Contractor, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status age, or genetics, or any other characteristic protected by law. Associated topics: college, early education, education, faculty, gs 1702, instructor, lecturer, paraeducator, teacher, trainer

Keywords: K12, Vail , Colorado, Middle School Career Readiness Teacher, DCA-CO - SY 21/22, Other , Fort Collins, Colorado

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