Alternative Special Education Teacher
Must hold a certificate issued by Arizona State Department of Education.
The certificate position area must be in Mild/Moderate Disabilities.
The certificate must be in one of the following grades: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th.
The certificate status must be active or about to graduate from a state-approved teacher preparation program.
Job Information: This regular, full-time teaching position for the 2020-2021 school year is at Kingman Unified School District's Positive Alternative Campus in Kingman, AZ. KUSD teachers enjoy many benefits including a four-day work week and a school calendar that features three, two-week breaks in the Fall, Winter, and Spring, a week off at Thanksgiving, as well as six weeks off in the summer! The Monday through Thursday work week and 148-day contract provide for a work-life balance difficult to match.
Salary and Benefits: The 2020-2021 salary range for teachers is $37,075-$48,975 (pending final governing board approval). In addition to base salary, teachers are eligible to earn approximately $6,000-$10,000 in 301 money. Candidates offered and accepting critical needs teaching positions in math, science, and kindergarten will receive a one-time $2,000 stipend for the 2020-21 school year. Candidates offered and accepting critical needs teaching positions in special education will receive a one-time $5,000 stipend for the 2020-21 school year and are eligible for an additional case management stipend of up to $4,000. All critical needs stipends are pending appropriate teaching certification.
The District also offers generous benefits including options for medical, dental, vision and life insurance with no out-of-pocket premium costs.
Community/Other Information: Kingman is located in northwestern Arizona in the Hualapai Valley between the Cerbat and Hualapai Mountain ranges. Kingman is known as “The Heart of Historic Route 66” and is ideally situated between Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Phoenix, and the Grand Canyon. KUSD’s 2020-2021 school year for students will begin on July 22, 2020 and end on May 26, 2021.