Teacher: Art (Grades 7-12) – Kotzebue, Alaska


NORTHWEST ARCTIC BOROUGH SCHOOL DISTRICT, KOTZEBUE, AK

Posted Oct 6, 2020

NORTHWEST ARCTIC BOROUGH SCHOOL DISTRICT
HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT
P.O. BOX 51 • KOTZEBUE, AK 99752 • (907) 442-1800 • FAX (907) 442-2172
POSITION VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT T21-085 E-16-14
TITLE: Teacher: Art (Grades 7-12) – Kotzebue, Alaska
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QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Bachelor’s degree, Valid Alaska teaching certificate.
2. Experience with computers essential
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REPORTS TO: Principal
SUPERVISES: Students and classroom aides
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JOB GOAL: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their
development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.
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PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following: meets and instructs assigned classes in the
locations and at the time designated; plans and provides a program of study that, as much as possible, meets
the individual needs, interests, and abilities of the students; writes daily lesson plans that include objectives,
and activities to support those objectives; creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and
appropriate to the maturity and interests of the students; demonstrates adequate control over student
behavior; guides the learning process toward the achievement of district/site goals and establishes clear
objectives for all lessons, units, and to communicate these objectives to students; employs a variety of
instructional techniques consistent with the physical limitations of the location provided and the needs and
capabilities of the individuals or student groups involved; plans lessons that will reflect goals and objectives
from the district curriculum guide; the teacher selects, develops, and employs appropriate evaluative
techniques with regard to impartiality, consistency, and objectivity; diagnoses the learning abilities of
students on a regular basis, seeking the assistance of district specialists as required; takes all necessary and
reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities; maintains accurate,
complete, and correct records as required by law, district policy, and administrative regulation.; evaluates
students a number of times to make an accurate appraisal at the end of the grading period; assists the
administration in implementing all policies and rules governing student life and conduct, and, for the
classroom, develops reasonable rules of classroom behavior and procedure, and maintains order in the
classroom in a fair and just manner; plans and supervises purposeful assignments for teacher aide(s) and
volunteer(s), and cooperatively with other supervisors, evaluates their job performance; strives to maintain
and improve professional competence; attends staff meetings and serves on staff committees as required;
complies with building and district policy.; maintains a positive working relationship with the school staff
and the community.
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LENGTH OF POSITION: 190 days, beginning on August 3,2020
SALARY: Depending on experience / negotiated salary schedule
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APPLICATION PROCEDURES:
DISTRICT EMPLOYEES must submit to the Human Resources department: a completed request for
transfer form; an updated resume; and a letter of recommendation from current supervisor.
OTHER APPLICANTS must submit the following items to the Human Resources department: a completed
professional application; placement file from college/university; official transcripts; valid Alaska teaching
certificate; and at least four (4) current references, including one from most recent supervisor. All
references must have current telephone numbers.
APPLICANT ALREADY ON FILE MUST SUBMIT A LETTER EXPRESSING INTEREST IN
THE POSITION
ALL OF THE ABOVE MUST BE POSTMARKED OR RECEIVED ON OR BEFORE
THE CLOSING DATE TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION
DATE ANNOUNCED . . . . June 23rd, 2020
DATE CLOSING . . . . Until Filled
AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION-EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
APPLICATIONS FROM MINORITIES ARE ENCOURAGED

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