Employment

Middle School Science Teacher

Beacon Academy is currently seeking a hard-working and passionate educator to join our team as a Middle School Education Teacher in Science for the 2017-2018 school year.

Location
3415 Louisiana Ave
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

Job Description & Responsibilities

The Middle School Education Teacher will be developed, supported, and guided by the School Principal and Assistant Principal. The Middle School 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 judgments 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 grades K-12 or 6+

Certificate & Licensure:
Appropriate Minnesota State Teacher License in Science

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 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
Please visit us at www.beaconacademy.com to learn more about our school.
Application Instructions/Comments
TO APPLY
1. Qualified, passionate applicants should send their cover letter and resume 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

Administrative Assistant

Beacon Academy is currently seeking a hard-working and passionate individual to join our team as Administrative Assistant 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 a board approved salary scale

Work Commitment
This position is Full Time – Monday thru Friday
Working agreement is 225 days during the year

Job Description & Responsibilities

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

 Maintain schools Student Information System (Synergy)
 Enrollment of students
 Scheduling course work
 Report Cards
 Record Attendance
 Assist Dean of Students with Transportation Coordination
 MARSS/MDE/MCCC/CRDC Reporting
 Oversee the use of scholarships for families
 Banking duties, where appropriate
 Strictly comply with all school routines and regulations
 Answering phone when necessary
 Various other clerical duties
 Main office support
Required Qualifications
Education, Training & Experience:
2 years post-secondary education required, 4 year degree preferred. Experience with secretarial duties and knowledge of school reporting is a plus for this position.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
 Ability to maintain a positive and professional environment
 Strong administrative skills
 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
 Exceptional customer service skills, over the phone and in person with our families
 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
 Ability to work independently without guidance to complete major projects/reports
 Dresses appropriately for a school setting
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
 Incomplete applications will not be considered

Beacon Academy is an equal opportunity employer

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 Spanish Teacher will be developed, supported, and guided by the School Principal and Assistant Principal. The Spanish 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 judgement 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 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
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

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

Special Education Teacher

Beacon Academy, a 12 year, well established Charter School is currently seeking a hard-working and passionate educator to join our team as a Special Education Teacher for the 2017-2018 school year.

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 Special Education Teacher will be developed, supported, and guided by the School Director and Special Education Coordinator. The Special Education Teacher’s major responsibilities are:

Special Education Case Management—Assume responsibility for case compliance and student academic progress, write IEPs and consult with regular education teachers, keep IEPs updated with the achievement of goals and objectives, issue quarterly progress reports on IEP goals for students and families, schedule and coordinate annual IEP meetings, ensure all evaluation recommendations are followed up with and completed, consult with Special Education Coordinator as necessary to ensure compliance, provide individualized instruction based on needs of IEPs
Required Qualifications
Education, Training & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Special 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 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
For more information 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
o Copy of current MN State License
 Incomplete applications will not be considered

Beacon Academy is an equal opportunity employer

School Nurse

Beacon Academy is currently seeking a hard-working and passionate School Nurse to join our team.

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

New Location
3415 Louisiana Ave
Crystal, MN 55427

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

Benefit Package
All full time employees are eligible for benefits

Compensation
Based on experience

Work Commitment
This position is Full Time – Monday thru Friday
190 Day Working Agreement

Job Description & Responsibilities

Beacon Academy is currently seeking a Licensed School Nurse to provide health services to all students with or without disabilities in the public school setting. Includes providing daily health care to students, the development of individual health plans, managing student health information and strong communication and collaborative skills. Experience working with children preferred.

Required Qualifications
Education, Training & Experience:
BSN or higher in Nursing

Certificate & Licensure:
Registered Nurse

Institution Description
Please visit us at www.beaconacademy.com to learn more about our school.
Application Instructions/Comments
TO APPLY
1. Qualified, passionate applicants should send their cover letter and resume 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