Employment

Early Intervention Specialist

Beacon Academy is currently seeking a hard-working and passionate educator to join our team as an Early Intervention Specialist for the
2017-2018 School Year.

Current Location
Beacon Academy
9060 Zanzibar Lane N
Maple Grove, MN 55311

New Location for 2017-2018 School Year
Beacon Academy
3415 Louisiana Ave N.
Crystal, MN 55427

Grades
Beacon Academy is a K-8th Grade Charter School

Benefit Package
All full time employees are eligible for benefits

Compensation
Compensation is based on education level and work experience

Work Commitment
This position is Full Time – Monday thru Friday, 8:15 am – 4:15 pm with various other meeting/committee commitments.

Job Description & Responsibilities

The Early Intervention Specialist will be developed, supported, and guided by the School Principal and Assistant Principal. The major responsibilities are:

Implement curriculum and activities to meet the academic standards, use assessment data to refine curriculum and inform instructional practices, participate in collaborative curriculum development, grade-level activities, and school-wide functions, be accountable for students achievement of academic standards, communicate effectively with students, families, and colleagues, effectively implement Responsive Classroom techniques, candidates for this position should have strong leadership, organizational, communication, and decision-making skills; and the ability to identify learning challenges, analyze, process, and make judgments with the sensitivity that is necessary to lead and coordinate programs for student, the early intervention specialist will be working directly with the kindergarten teachers to assist with the education needs of that grade level
Required Qualifications
Education, Training & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Elementary Education

Certificate & Licensure:
Appropriate Minnesota State Teacher License with the ability to be working with Kindergarten students

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
• Demonstrate knowledge of effective teacher methods and developmentally appropriate classroom activities
• Ability to maintain a positive learning environment for all students
• Strong classroom management skills and ability to defuse and resolve conflict with students, parents and co-workers by demonstrating poise, tact and diplomacy
• Computer competency in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, e-mail and Internet
• Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
• Regular, prompt attendance is essential
• Proficient in completing required duties accurately and efficiently according to established timelines
• Ability to work cooperativity, collaboratively and effectively with all students, parents and staff in a team environment
• Perceptive and capable of relating to individuals at all levels within the school
Institution Description
Please visit us at www.beaconacademy.com to learn more about our school.
Application Requirements & Instructions
 Qualified, passionate applicants should send the following to Kimberly Reid at kreid@nullbeaconacademy.com
o Cover Letter
o Resume
o Transcript
o 3 Letters of Recommendation
o Copy of current MN State License
 Incomplete applications will not be considered

Beacon Academy is an equal opportunity employer
Posting will close March 24, 2017

Kindergarten Teacher

Beacon Academy is currently seeking a hard-working and passionate educator to join our team as an Elementary Education Teacher in Kindergarten for the 2017-2018 School Year.

Current Location
Beacon Academy
9060 Zanzibar Lane N
Maple Grove, MN 55311

New Location for 2017-2018 School Year
Beacon Academy
3415 Louisiana Ave N.
Crystal, MN 55427

Grades
Beacon Academy is a K-8th Grade Charter School

Benefit Package
All full time employees are eligible for benefits

Compensation
Compensation is based on education level and work experience

Work Commitment
This position is Full Time – Monday thru Friday, 8:15 am – 4:15 pm with various other meeting/committee commitments.

Job Description & Responsibilities

The Elementary Education Teacher will be developed, supported, and guided by the School Principal and Assistant Principal. The Elementary Education Teacher’s major responsibilities are:

Implement curriculum and activities to meet the academic standards, use assessment data to refine curriculum and inform instructional practices, participate in collaborative curriculum development, grade-level activities, and school-wide functions, be accountable for students achievement of academic standards, communicate effectively with students, families, and colleagues, effectively implement Responsive Classroom techniques, candidates for this position should have strong leadership, organizational, communication, and decision-making skills; and the ability to identify learning challenges, analyze, process, and make judgements with the sensitivity that is necessary to lead and coordinate programs for students
Required Qualifications
Education, Training & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Elementary Education

Certificate & Licensure:
Appropriate Minnesota State Teacher License

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
• Demonstrate knowledge of effective teacher methods and developmentally appropriate classroom activities
• Ability to maintain a positive learning environment for all students
• Strong classroom management skills and ability to defuse and resolve conflict with students, parents and co-workers by demonstrating poise, tact and diplomacy
• Computer competency in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, e-mail and Internet
• Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
• Regular, prompt attendance is essential
• Proficient in completing required duties accurately and efficiently according to established timelines
• Ability to work cooperativity, collaboratively and effectively with all students, parents and staff in a team environment
• Perceptive and capable of relating to individuals at all levels within the school
Institution Description
Please visit us at www.beaconacademy.com to learn more about our school.
Application Requirements & Instructions
 Qualified, passionate applicants should send the following to Kimberly Reid at kreid@nullbeaconacademy.com
o Cover Letter
o Resume
o Transcript
o 3 Letters of Recommendation
o Copy of current MN State License
 Incomplete applications will not be considered

Beacon Academy is an equal opportunity employer
Posting will close March 24, 2017

1st Grade Teacher

Beacon Academy is currently seeking a hard-working and passionate educator to join our team as an Elementary Education Teacher in 1st Grade for the
2017-2018 School Year.

Current Location
Beacon Academy
9060 Zanzibar Lane N
Maple Grove, MN 55311

New Location for 2017-2018 School Year
Beacon Academy
3415 Louisiana Ave N.
Crystal, MN 55427

Grades
Beacon Academy is a K-8th Grade Charter School

Benefit Package
All full time employees are eligible for benefits

Compensation
Compensation is based on education level and work experience

Work Commitment
This position is Full Time – Monday thru Friday, 8:15 am – 4:15 pm with various other meeting/committee commitments.

Job Description & Responsibilities

The Elementary Education Teacher will be developed, supported, and guided by the School Principal and Assistant Principal. The Elementary Education Teacher’s major responsibilities are:

Implement curriculum and activities to meet the academic standards, use assessment data to refine curriculum and inform instructional practices, participate in collaborative curriculum development, grade-level activities, and school-wide functions, be accountable for students achievement of academic standards, communicate effectively with students, families, and colleagues, effectively implement Responsive Classroom techniques, candidates for this position should have strong leadership, organizational, communication, and decision-making skills; and the ability to identify learning challenges, analyze, process, and make judgements with the sensitivity that is necessary to lead and coordinate programs for students
Required Qualifications
Education, Training & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Elementary Education

Certificate & Licensure:
Appropriate Minnesota State Teacher License

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
• Demonstrate knowledge of effective teacher methods and developmentally appropriate classroom activities
• Ability to maintain a positive learning environment for all students
• Strong classroom management skills and ability to defuse and resolve conflict with students, parents and co-workers by demonstrating poise, tact and diplomacy
• Computer competency in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, e-mail and Internet
• Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
• Regular, prompt attendance is essential
• Proficient in completing required duties accurately and efficiently according to established timelines
• Ability to work cooperativity, collaboratively and effectively with all students, parents and staff in a team environment
• Perceptive and capable of relating to individuals at all levels within the school
Institution Description
Please visit us at www.beaconacademy.com to learn more about our school.
Application Requirements & Instructions
 Qualified, passionate applicants should send the following to Kimberly Reid at kreid@nullbeaconacademy.com
o Cover Letter
o Resume
o Transcript
o 3 Letters of Recommendation
o Copy of current MN State License
 Incomplete applications will not be considered

Beacon Academy is an equal opportunity employer
Posting will close March 24, 2017

2nd Grade Teacher

Beacon Academy is currently seeking a hard-working and passionate educator to join our team as an Elementary Education Teacher in 2nd Grade for the
2017-2018 School Year.

Current Location
Beacon Academy
9060 Zanzibar Lane N
Maple Grove, MN 55311

New Location for 2017-2018 School Year
Beacon Academy
3415 Louisiana Ave N.
Crystal, MN 55427

Grades
Beacon Academy is a K-8th Grade Charter School

Benefit Package
All full time employees are eligible for benefits

Compensation
Compensation is based on education level and work experience

Work Commitment
This position is Full Time – Monday thru Friday, 8:15 am – 4:15 pm with various other meeting/committee commitments.

Job Description & Responsibilities

The Elementary Education Teacher will be developed, supported, and guided by the School Principal and Assistant Principal. The Elementary Education Teacher’s major responsibilities are:

Implement curriculum and activities to meet the academic standards, use assessment data to refine curriculum and inform instructional practices, participate in collaborative curriculum development, grade-level activities, and school-wide functions, be accountable for students achievement of academic standards, communicate effectively with students, families, and colleagues, effectively implement Responsive Classroom techniques, candidates for this position should have strong leadership, organizational, communication, and decision-making skills; and the ability to identify learning challenges, analyze, process, and make judgements with the sensitivity that is necessary to lead and coordinate programs for students
Required Qualifications
Education, Training & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Elementary Education

Certificate & Licensure:
Appropriate Minnesota State Teacher License

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
• Demonstrate knowledge of effective teacher methods and developmentally appropriate classroom activities
• Ability to maintain a positive learning environment for all students
• Strong classroom management skills and ability to defuse and resolve conflict with students, parents and co-workers by demonstrating poise, tact and diplomacy
• Computer competency in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, e-mail and Internet
• Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
• Regular, prompt attendance is essential
• Proficient in completing required duties accurately and efficiently according to established timelines
• Ability to work cooperativity, collaboratively and effectively with all students, parents and staff in a team environment
• Perceptive and capable of relating to individuals at all levels within the school
Institution Description
Please visit us at www.beaconacademy.com to learn more about our school.
Application Requirements & Instructions
 Qualified, passionate applicants should send the following to Kimberly Reid at kreid@nullbeaconacademy.com
o Cover Letter
o Resume
o Transcript
o 3 Letters of Recommendation
o Copy of current MN State License
 Incomplete applications will not be considered

Beacon Academy is an equal opportunity employer
Posting will close March 24, 2017

3rd Grade Teacher

Beacon Academy is currently seeking a hard-working and passionate educator to join our team as an Elementary Education Teacher in 3rd Grade for the
2017-2018 School Year.

Current Location
Beacon Academy
9060 Zanzibar Lane N
Maple Grove, MN 55311

New Location for 2017-2018 School Year
Beacon Academy
3415 Louisiana Ave N.
Crystal, MN 55427

Grades
Beacon Academy is a K-8th Grade Charter School

Benefit Package
All full time employees are eligible for benefits

Compensation
Compensation is based on education level and work experience

Work Commitment
This position is Full Time – Monday thru Friday, 8:15 am – 4:15 pm with various other meeting/committee commitments.

Job Description & Responsibilities

The Elementary Education Teacher will be developed, supported, and guided by the School Principal and Assistant Principal. The Elementary Education Teacher’s major responsibilities are:

Implement curriculum and activities to meet the academic standards, use assessment data to refine curriculum and inform instructional practices, participate in collaborative curriculum development, grade-level activities, and school-wide functions, be accountable for students achievement of academic standards, communicate effectively with students, families, and colleagues, effectively implement Responsive Classroom techniques, candidates for this position should have strong leadership, organizational, communication, and decision-making skills; and the ability to identify learning challenges, analyze, process, and make judgements with the sensitivity that is necessary to lead and coordinate programs for students
Required Qualifications
Education, Training & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Elementary Education

Certificate & Licensure:
Appropriate Minnesota State Teacher License

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
• Demonstrate knowledge of effective teacher methods and developmentally appropriate classroom activities
• Ability to maintain a positive learning environment for all students
• Strong classroom management skills and ability to defuse and resolve conflict with students, parents and co-workers by demonstrating poise, tact and diplomacy
• Computer competency in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, e-mail and Internet
• Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
• Regular, prompt attendance is essential
• Proficient in completing required duties accurately and efficiently according to established timelines
• Ability to work cooperativity, collaboratively and effectively with all students, parents and staff in a team environment
• Perceptive and capable of relating to individuals at all levels within the school
Institution Description
Please visit us at www.beaconacademy.com to learn more about our school.
Application Requirements & Instructions
 Qualified, passionate applicants should send the following to Kimberly Reid at kreid@nullbeaconacademy.com
o Cover Letter
o Resume
o Transcript
o 3 Letters of Recommendation
o Copy of current MN State License
 Incomplete applications will not be considered

Beacon Academy is an equal opportunity employer
Posting will close March 24, 2017

Building Facilities Supervisor

Beacon Academy is currently seeking a hard-working and passionate educator to join our team as a Building/Facilities Supervisor for the
2017-2018 School Year.

Current Location
Beacon Academy
9060 Zanzibar Lane N
Maple Grove, MN 55311

New Location for 2017-2018 School Year
Beacon Academy
3415 Louisiana Ave N.
Crystal, MN 55427

Grades
Beacon Academy is a K-8th Grade Charter School

Benefit Package
All full time employees are eligible for benefits

Work Commitment
This position is Full Time

Job Description & Responsibilities

The Building/Facilities Supervisor is responsible for maintaining the facility, by keeping the property clean and in orderly condition on a daily basis, under the direction of Administration.

Major responsibilities are:

 Maintain cleanliness of outdoor spaces included sidewalks, building exterior, windows, trash/recycling receptacles, playground, etc.
 Maintain cleanliness of shared student spaces, included cafeteria, restrooms, hallways, and gymnasium
 Maintain cleanliness of shared staff spaces, included conference rooms, employee work rooms, etc.
 As assigned, perform cleaning duties in individual classrooms and offices
 Buff/wax floors as needed
 Clean internal and external windows
 Set up and take down for events
 Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications
 2 or more years of cleaning/maintenance experience
 Self-motivated and able to work effectively and efficiently without direct supervision
 Ability to follow detailed written and/or verbal instruction
 Ability to communicate and work effectively as part of a team
 Ability to make appropriate judgement calls and strong problem-solving skills
 Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
 Regular, prompt attendance
 HVAC experience preferred

Working Conditions:

 While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear
 The employee frequently is required to walk and stand
 Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and depth perception
 The employee will frequently lift up to 25 – 50 lbs.

Institution Description
Please visit us at www.beaconacademy.com to learn more about our school.
Application Requirements & Instructions
 Qualified, passionate applicants should send the following to Kimberly Reid at kreid@nullbeaconacademy.com
o Cover Letter
o Resume
o 3 Letters of Recommendation
 Incomplete applications will not be considered

Beacon Academy is an equal opportunity employer
Posting will close March 24, 2017

Spanish Teacher

Beacon Academy is currently seeking a hard-working and passionate educator to join our team as Spanish Teacher for the 2017-2018 School Year.

Current Location
Beacon Academy
9060 Zanzibar Lane N
Maple Grove, MN 55311

New Location for 2017-2018 School Year
Beacon Academy
3415 Louisiana Ave N.
Crystal, MN 55427

Grades
Beacon Academy is a K-8th Grade Charter School

Benefit Package
All full time employees are eligible for benefits

Compensation
Compensation is based on education level and work experience

Work Commitment
This position is Full Time – Monday thru Friday, 8:15 am – 4:15 pm with various other meeting/committee commitments.

Job Description & Responsibilities

The Elementary Education Teacher will be developed, supported, and guided by the School Principal and Assistant Principal. The Elementary Education Teacher’s major responsibilities are:

Implement curriculum and activities to meet the academic standards, use assessment data to refine curriculum and inform instructional practices, participate in collaborative curriculum development, grade-level activities, and school-wide functions, be accountable for students achievement of academic standards, communicate effectively with students, families, and colleagues, effectively implement Responsive Classroom techniques, candidates for this position should have strong leadership, organizational, communication, and decision-making skills; and the ability to identify learning challenges, analyze, process, and make judgements with the sensitivity that is necessary to lead and coordinate programs for students

Required Qualifications
Education, Training & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Education/Spanish Education

Certificate & Licensure:
Appropriate Minnesota State Teacher License

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
 Demonstrate knowledge of effective teacher methods and developmentally appropriate classroom activities
 Ability to maintain a positive learning environment for all students
 Strong classroom management skills and ability to defuse and resolve conflict with students, parents and co-workers by demonstrating poise, tact and diplomacy
 Computer competency in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, e-mail and Internet
 Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
 Regular, prompt attendance is essential
 Proficient in completing required duties accurately and efficiently according to established timelines
 Knowledge of TPRS Teaching Style
 Ability to work cooperativity, collaboratively and effectively with all students, parents and staff in a team environment
 Perceptive and capable of relating to individuals at all levels within the school
Institution Description
Please visit us at www.beaconacademy.com to learn more about our school.
Application Requirements & Instructions
 Qualified, passionate applicants should send the following to Kimberly Reid at kreid@nullbeaconacademy.com
o Cover Letter
o Resume
o Transcript
o 3 Letters of Recommendation
o Copy of current MN State License
 Incomplete applications will not be considered

Beacon Academy is an equal opportunity employer
Posting will close March 24, 2017

General Education Paraprofessional

Beacon Academy is currently seeking a hard-working and passionate individual to join our team as a General Education Paraprofessional for the 2017-2018 School Year.

Current Location
Beacon Academy
9060 Zanzibar Lane N
Maple Grove, MN 55311

New Location for 2017-2018 School Year
Beacon Academy
3415 Louisiana Ave N.
Crystal, MN 55427

Grades
Beacon Academy is a K-8th Grade Charter School

Benefit Package
All full time employees are eligible for benefits

Compensation
Compensation is based on work experience

Work Commitment
This position is Full Time – Monday thru Friday, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm with various other meeting/committee commitments.

Job Description & Responsibilities

The General Education Teacher will be developed, supported, and guided by the School Principal and Assistant Principal. The major responsibilities are:

• Working with student or small groups of students to reinforce learning of skills introduced by teachers
• Supervising a study hall/detention room throughout the school day
• Understand of students’ needs, interest and abilities
• Guiding independent study, enrichment work and remedial work set up and assigned by the teachers
• Assisting and supervision student(s) to and from bus and in the building as needed
• Carrying out behavior management techniques necessary to maintain classroom order
• Other duties as assigned
Required Qualifications
Education, Training & Experience:
At least 2 years of secondary education required

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
 Ability to work as a team member with staff and parents
 Ability to lift up to 50lbs
 Ability to tolerate frequent bending and lifting
 Ability to work with behaviorally challenging students with effective communication skills
 Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
 Regular, prompt attendance is essential
 Proficient in completing required duties accurately and efficiently according to established timelines
 Yoga/Meditation instruction license a plus for this position
 Ability to work cooperatively, collaboratively and effectively with all students, parents and staff in a team environment
 Perceptive and capable of relating to individuals at all levels within the school
Institution Description
To learn more about our school, please visit our website at www.beaconacademy.com
Application Requirements & Instructions
 Qualified, passionate applicants should send the following to Kimberly Reid at kreid@nullbeaconacademy.com
o Cover Letter
o Resume
o Transcript
o 3 Letters of Recommendation
 Incomplete applications will not be considered

Beacon Academy is an equal opportunity employer
Posting will close March 24, 2017

Building Substitute Teacher

Duties and Responsibilities:

Follows all policies, rules and procedures to which regular teachers are subject and which good teaching practice dictates.

Remains in assigned classroom until all students have been dismissed for the day

Reviews and follows daily sub directions from teacher to which they are assigned

Qualifications:

Current Minnesota teaching License
or
Short call sub License

Experience is preferred but not necessary for hiring

Application Instructions/Comments
TO APPLY
1. Please send cover letter, resume, and letters of recommendation to
Kimberly Reid at kreid@nullbeaconacademy.com
2. Applicant materials will be accepted until the positions are filled

Beacon Academy is an equal opportunity employer