Spanish Adjunct Teacher for Connections Academy

The Job —  Spanish Adjunct Teacher for Connections AcademyStacks of Coins on One Dollar Bills

Location —  Telecommute

Job Responsibilities —  From the company job page:

  • Support the instructional program with synchronous and asynchronous web conferencing sessions using Adobe® Connect™;
  • Complete all grading by providing prompt, high-quality, personalized feedback on assignments;
  • Communicate with students, and other teachers on a regular basis;
  • Update pacing plans/schedules for students as required;
  • Use data to monitor successful completion of assignments and facilitate appropriate interactions with students that encourages consistent interaction with the course(s);
  • Review curriculum and determine course modifications that will promote student achievement for those requiring accommodations through IEPs or 504 plans;
  • Consult with team members and CL administrators to develop alternate enrichment activities and lesson modifications to increase student understanding and promote success for struggling students through differentiation;
  • Develop a general knowledge of the curriculum and a detailed knowledge of the courses for which you are responsible;
  • Support high-needs/at-risk students with alternate instructional strategies and provide additional assistance with assignments and projects as needed;
  • Communicate regularly with students by phone and through the use of our WebMail system;
  • Keep student performance and participation information up-to-date by grading assessments in a timely manner, and logging all student and parent contacts;
  • Utilize a variety of communication tools in the online environment to effectively build relationships and promote student success with students, partner teachers, colleagues, and other stakeholders;
  • Foster community and use a welcoming, warm online voice that is inviting and supportive towards students and families;
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements/Qualifications

  • Highly qualified and certified to teach Spanish in grades K- 12
  • Experience teaching AP Spanish Language
  • Holds a valid state teaching certificate in: MI
  • Willingness and ability to obtain certification in other states as requested (holding valid certification in multiple states is a plus)
  • Strong technology skills (proficiency with MS Office programs or Google Apps is preferred)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Customer focused approach and commitment to student achievement
  • High degree of flexibility, especially regarding grade level course assignments
  • Log in daily to ensure emails, WebMail messages and phone calls are returned within 24 hours
  • Provide feedback to students in a timely manner and grade assessments within the required timeframe
  • Attend check-in meetings with your supervisor twice per month (or as scheduled)
  • Adhere to all policies regarding protecting students’ well-being and personal information, including following FERPA and Copyright & Fair Use laws
  • Adjuncts can expect to work up to 20 hours per week, including regular office hours (minimum of 3 hours per week), grading assessments, and hosting synchronous online sessions for each course assigned
  • Ability to work some occasional evening hours, as needed, to support some families

Schedule —  Full time, requires some evening hours.

Employee or Contract — Employee

Compensation — Not advertised.   Click here for Glassdoor salary reviews.

Benefits —  Yes, click here for benefit package details.

More Information — Review and apply with Connections Academy here.