8th Grade Social Studies Teacher - WCMS

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Employment Type
Full-time
Grade Levels
8th
Base Salary
$37,075 - $48,975 per YEAR
Benefits
Offers Pension
Start Date
Upcoming School Year
Position Areas
Social Studies
Certification

Must hold a certificate issued by Arizona State Department of Education.
The certificate must be in one of the following types: Elementary Education Certificate; K-8, Middle Grades Education Certificate; 5-9 , Secondary Education Certificate; 6-12.
The certificate position area must be in Social Studies (General).
The certificate must be in 8th.

Description

Kingman Unified School District invites you to apply for this full-time teaching position for the 2022-23 school year! The position will commence July 13, 2022.

Unique Benefits of Being a KUSD Teacher

Four-day work week, Monday through Thursday Opportunity for work/life balance with 148-day employment contract Two-week breaks in the fall, winter and spring; one week off at Thanksgiving; six weeks off in the summer Arizona state pension Potential eligibility for student loan forgiveness under the Teacher Loan Forgiveness Program after teaching full time for five complete and consecutive academic years (Please note that eligibility is determined by the U.S. Department of Education) Job Information

School Year: 2022-2023

Teaching Assignment: 8th Grade Social Studies Teacher

Campus: White Cliffs Middle School

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's or more advanced degree from an accredited institution An Identity Verified Print (IVP) Fingerprint Clearance Card through Arizona Department of Public Safety, or ability to obtain prior to start date Required Arizona Teaching Certification: One of the following: Standard Professional Elementary, Middle Grades, or Secondary Certificate with ONE of the following approved areas: History, Middle Grades Social Studies or Social Studies SEI, ESL or Bilingual Endorsement issued by Arizona Department of Education Arizona offers an alternative path to certification for those with a Bachelor's or more advanced degree who would like to pursue a career in teaching. Individuals pursuing a teaching career through this alternative pathway must enroll in a teacher preparation program approved by the Arizona Department of Education and obtain an Alternative Teaching Certificate to be eligible for hire.

Salary and Benefits

The 2022-2023 salary range for teachers is $37,075-$48,975. In addition to base salary, teachers are eligible to earn approximately $6,000-$8,000 in 301 money.

Candidates offered and accepting critical needs teaching positions in math, science, and kindergarten may be eligible to receive a one-time $2,000 stipend. Candidates offered and accepting critical needs teaching positions in special education may be eligible to receive a one-time $5,000 stipend and are eligible for an additional case management stipend in FY 2022-23 of up to $4,000. All critical needs stipends are pending appropriate teaching certification.

*Subject to change for 2022-23 school year.

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 2022-2023 school year for students begins July 13, 2022 and ends May 24, 2023.

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Kingman Unified School District

3033 MacDonald Avenue , Kingman, AZ 86401
 

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Kingman Unified School District

3033 MacDonald Avenue , Kingman, AZ 86401