Venture Academy, a well-established charter school located in Marriott-Slaterville, Utah is now accepting applications for part-time math paraprofessionals for the upcoming school year. Venture is committed to providing a unique and high quality educational alternative that is built on our pillar values of excellence, service, and leadership. At Venture Academy all students are well-known by teachers and administration, small class sizes encourage more engaging approaches to classroom instruction, students are challenged to stretch their minds and abilities through deep questions and purposeful projects, students have opportunities to apply their knowledge and skill to the service of others and the community, and great teachers work together!
Specific duties include but are not limited to: Good organization skills, a positive and cooperative attitude, flexibility, and concern for the students with whom they will be working. Ability to work with many different students including students with disabilities in the area of high school science. Excellent problem-solving skills.
Some specific responsibilities of this position include: tutoring students who struggle in chemistry, biology, or physics, recording data on specific students on a regular basis, adapting teaching to fit student needs, creating and maintaining a positive relationship with students, parents, and other teachers, contributing to the forming and restructuring of tutoring groups, and helping students feel successful in school.
Venture Academy is an equal opportunity employer. Fingerprinted background check required. Please provide references. This position is for science support in grades 10-12. Applicants must be proficient in at least one high school science. (chemistry, biology, or physics)
Rate of Pay: $15.00-16.00 depending on experience/ science abilities Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00-2:00 on school days. Schedule is flexible and will be adjusted for class schedules and to ensure a maximum of 20 hours a week as required by work study.