JobID 177 : West Desert High School Secondary School Teacher (#1995046)

Job | Posted a month ago

Terms of Employment:

  1. Salary based on the 2020-2021 Certificated Employee Salary Schedule (Minimum Base Salary $42,000)
  2. 162 day contract August 12, 2020 – May 28, 2021 (4-Day School Week)
  3. Health/Dental Insurance
  4. Long-Term Disability/Life Insurance
  5. Utah State Retirement System Pension/401K

Secondary teacher working with students in grades 7-12 at West Desert High School. Due to the rural setting of West Desert High School, successful applicant will be required to teach in multiple subject areas with a willingness to facilitate a project-based learning approach to learning.  Educators in this rural setting will be an integral part of a collaborative learning community with a growth mindset, demonstrating a high level of responsiveness to students needs including the implementation of differentiated teaching strategies.  Managing student behavior in a manner that optimizes the learning environment and develops student ownership.  As a singular educator in an isolated setting, employee will work to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with parents, the community, and administrative staff. 

Additional duties will include the managing and monitoring of the school building budgets under the direction of the building principal. Applicant must have a current Utah teaching license or acceptance to ARL, APT or have the ability to obtain a current Elementary Education teaching license as outlined by the guidelines of the Utah State Office of Education. Opportunities for extra-curricular/coaching assignments may be available. Preference will be given to applicants with any of the following endorsements: Mathematics, English and/or Science.

Signing bonus available.

District housing provided.

Position is open until filled.

Posted By

Tintic District

545 EAST MAIN, Eureka, UT 84628
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$15,092 (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