Employment Opportunities

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The Dearborn Academy’s mission is to serve a multicultural community through individualized, focused instruction allowing each student to achieve academic excellence and exhibit social responsibility.

 

The Dearborn Academy’s following position listing represents positions at the Academy. Position openings may or may not be available. However, we welcome all applications at any time. Qualified applicants will be contacted via email or phone upon available openings in any of the listed positions.

 

Teachers are responsible for providing instructional activities and educational skills to students to help them achieve academic success. Help students understand potential for educational, physical, intellectual and psychological growth.

 

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Available Positions

The Dearborn Academy, a K-8 Charter School located at 1930 Ford Rd. Dearborn, MI 48128, is seeking candidates for the following positions:

       

 

 

Reading Specialist

The Dearborn Academy, a K-8 Charter School located at 1930 Ford Rd. Dearborn, MI 48128, is seeking Elementary and Middle School Reading Specialists. The Dearborn Academy’s mission is to serve a multicultural community through individualized, focused instruction allowing each student to achieve academic excellence and exhibit social responsibility.
 
Specialist is responsible for planning and coordinating the elementary and/or middle school reading and language arts program at the school level.
 
Responsibilities

  1. Coordinate the school reading and language arts and primary program.
  2. Assist classroom teachers in planning reading/language arts program and elementary and/or middle school programs.
  3. Assist all teachers with teaching/learning strategies that promote comprehension in subject areas.
  4. Model reading and language arts instruction in elementary and/or middle school classrooms.
  5. Coordinate the developmental aspects of the elementary and/or middle school programs.
  6. Collaboratively select and coordinate (with the approval of the principal) all reading and language arts materials used in the classrooms.
  7. Assist teachers with instructional interventions.
  8. Implement in the school the curriculum outcomes associated with reading and language arts.
  9. Adhere to the teacher code of conduct.
  10. Other related duties as assigned by Principal.                                                                
    Education, Certifications, and Work Related Experience: Qualifications
  • Master's or Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited institution or
  • BR ( Reading)  Endorsement - Masters in Language Arts (preferred)
  • Elementary/Middle  Level Teacher Certification
  • Michigan teacher’s certification with applicable endorsement
  • Two years of teaching experience
  • Experience with elementary/middle school programs dependent on area of assignment
  • Must meet NCLB Highly Qualified Criteria (Major in content area, or Minor and Passed MTTC exam)

 
Satisfactory criminal background check and unprofessional conduct check as required by School Safety Legislation conduct check as required by School Safety Legislation
 
Please email resumes to hr@aimsus.com.

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K-8 Paraprofessionals and Special Education Paraprofessionals

 

  Qualification

  Meet No Child Left Behind requirement, or Associate degree or higher from an accredited institution, or Pass the Work Keys Test.

    
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K-8 Special Education Teacher  

Special Education teachers are responsible for ensuring that student with special needs.

 

Responsibilities

  • Participate in the Development and implementation of IEPs.
  • Plan behavior management strategies for entire class and for individual students under his/her tutelage.
  • Assist individual students.
  • Prepare appropriate documentation and reports.
  • Implement the assigned program of study.
  • Foster a classroom climate conducive to learning.
  • Utilize instructional and classroom management systems that increase student learning and maximize time on task.
  • Monitor student progress towards achieving instructional objectives and goals.
  • Communicate effectively within the educational community and with parents on a regular basis.
  • Maintain accurate knowledge of special education rules and regulations.
  • Develop daily individualized lesson plans.
  • Supervise, direct, and train all special education Para-professionals.
  • Other related duties as assigned by Principal.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelors or Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university
  • Endorsement with a Special Education (Emotionally Impaired/ Autism/Cognitive Impairment/Learning Disabilities/ Physical Education for students with disabilities/ Speech and Language Impairment, and/or Visual Impairment)
  • Elementary/ Middle Level Teacher Certification
  • Two years of teaching experience in servicing children and adolescents and an ability to effectively interact  and collaborate with professionals, parents, and students.
  • Experience with elementary/middle programs dependent on area of assignment
  • Must meet NCLB Highly Qualified Criteria (Major in content area, or Minor and Passed MTTC exam)

  

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  • All positions are subject to satisfactory criminal background check and unprofessional conduct check as required by School Safety Legislation

Positions are immediate. We offer great pay and competitive benefits. 

Please email resumes to hr@aimsus.com or fax to 313.846.4514

 

 

ESL Teacher


The Dearborn Academy, a Pre K-8 Charter School located at 1930 Ford Rd. Dearborn, MI 48128, is seeking ESL Teachers. The Dearborn Academy’s mission is to serve a multicultural community through individualized, focused instruction allowing each student to achieve academic excellence and exhibit social responsibility.
Teachers of English as a second language work with children whose first language is not English, and who live (or are seeking to live) on a long-term or permanent basis in the USA. They help students develop linguistic and cultural competence to participate fully in academic, work and cultural environments.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  1. Plan, prepare and deliver lessons and workshops for groups and individuals.
  2. Design and produce teaching materials and adapt existing materials.
  3. Plan behavior management strategies for entire class and for individual students under his/her tutelage.
  4. Assess individual students with ELPA, or other appropriate assessment.
  5. Prepare appropriate documentation and reports.
  6. Implement the assigned program of study.
  7. Foster a classroom climate conducive to learning.
  8. Utilize instructional and classroom management systems that increase student learning and maximize time on task.
  9. Monitor student progress towards achieving instructional objectives and goals.
  10. Other related duties as assigned by Principal.

Education, Certifications, and Work Related Experience: Qualifications:

 

  • Bachelors or Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university
  • NS (ESL) Endorsement
  • Elementary/ Middle  Level Teacher Certification
  • Two years of teaching experience
  • Experience with elementary/middle programs dependent on area of assignment
  • Must meet NCLB Highly Qualified Criteria (Major in content area, or Minor and Passed MTTC exam)

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OUR SCHOOL

The Dearborn Academy is a unique charter school serving a multicultural community through individualized, focused instruction allowing each student to achieve academic excellence and exhibit social responsibility.

              

CONTACT US

19310 Ford Rd.

Dearborn, MI 48128

Tel: 313-982-1300

Fax: 313-982-9087

support@thedearbornacademy.org