K-12 Music Teacher

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Job Type
Full-time
Grade Levels
10th
11th
12th
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
6th
7th
8th
9th
Kindergarten
Preschool/Pre-K
Base Salary
$35,000.00 - $45,000.00
Benefits
Offers Pension
Start Date
Upcoming School Year
Deadline
Open Until Filled
Certification

Must hold a certificate issued by any agency.
The certificate position area must be in one of the following areas: Band, Chorus/Vocal.
The certificate must be in one of the following grades: Preschool/Pre-K, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th.
The certificate status must be active or about to graduate from a state-approved teacher preparation program.

Description

Dynamic, committed and effective educator needed to teach Music with energy and enthusiasm to students at multiple grade levels (Pre-K to 12). We welcome your application!

In addition to the specific position listed, we are eager to review the credentials of excellent educators in additional content areas, including primary, upper elementary, high school, and SEI. You must hold high expectations for students and believe that Ajo students can fulfill their dreams of college and career. As a small, rural district, many educators teach in multiple content areas. What is your passion? Apply with us!

Our teachers enjoy excellent academic and disciplinary support from the administration, instructional coaches, and colleagues through professional learning communities and professional development.

School Mission: Everyone graduates college and career ready.

A rural Title I school, Ajo Elementary is co-located with Ajo High School. Our school district serves students from Ajo, Why, Lukeville and the western edge of the Tohono O’Odham Reservation. Our student population is diverse including Latinos, Native Americans, Anglos, and Asians. AZELLA classifies about 20% of our students as English Language Learners.

We offer competitive salary & benefits, plus annual Proposition 301 performance bonus of several thousand dollars. Up to 25 years of experience applicable to district salary schedule. Extra duty contracts are available for coaching sports and/or sponsoring extracurricular activities. We welcome teacher initiative to start new extracurricular programs. Additional compensation is available for teaching and tutoring after school as well as during intersessions and summer school.

Posted By

Ajo Unified School District #15

111 Well Rd, Ajo, AZ 85321
 
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Compare with State

Amount per Student

$10,272 (USD)

State Average: $8,651 (USD)

% ELL Students

13%

State Average: 6%

Student Teacher Ratio

29.99

State Average: 23.13

% IEP Students

9%

State Average: 12%

FTE

44

State Average: 143