Silver Summit Academy Part-Time Spanish Teacher (#1799683)

Job | Posted 7 days ago

South Summit School District is seeking a part-time History/Spanish teacher who is a talented, out-of-the-box thinker for our blended learning secondary school; Silver Summit Academy. An effective blended learning model requires teachers who are independent, extremely creative, and technologically savvy and enjoy applying their talents in a high-impact and fast-paced learning environment. Preference will be given to dual certification or a willingness to seek further certification.

Salary will be based on the 2019-2020 Licensed Salary Schedule and will receive benefits. Qualified candidates must have a current Utah Secondary Teaching License and meet the following criteria:

Curriculum Researcher & Designer • Work without guidance to create new approaches to personalized learning experiences for students. • Test and evaluate non-traditional instructional methods. • Adapt instructional practices quickly and fluidly to pilot new ideas. • Effectively uses technology in instruction and assessment. Curriculum Expert & Integrator • Determines best-fit instructional methods and blends online and in school activities. • Possesses a deep and broad core content expertise. • Uses data to differentiate student-learning pathways for groups or individuals. • Develop creative instructional methods both online and face-to-face • Integrate technology to create cross-curricular lessons when possible. Instructional facilitator & guide • Focuses on facilitating student learning rather than delivering knowledge. • Manages classrooms where students are working on different activities or learning pathways. • Chooses and adapts appropriate, differentiated curriculum for group and/or individual learning. • Develop effective and appropriate relationships with students as mentor and academic advisor.

Applicants must be fingerprinted and satisfactorily pass an employment background check. Licensed applications are available online ( or apply through Please include three letters of reference, current resume in which professional preparation and experience are clearly detailed, and a detailed cover letter outlining special competencies related to and specific interest in the particular position.

For best consideration, submit applications and nominations by September 20, 2019 to the District Office 285 E 400 S Kamas, UT 84036, or email to: Please direct questions to Principal Jeff Greiner 435-901-1697. South Summit School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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South Summit District

285 East 400 South, Kamas, UT 84036
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$11,383 (USD)

State Average: $7,571 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 7%

Student Teacher Ratio

State Average: 22.85

% IEP Students


State Average: 12%


State Average: 338