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Curriculum and Instruction Director
Posted date [2019-Jun-21]  (ID: 1398)
Austin Peace Academy (APA) is a non-profit organization, dedicated to provide a holistic, academically rigorous education for Pre-K through 12th Grade students in a safe, nurturing, faith-based environment.

Austin Peace Academy is in the top 10 best private school in Austin , Texas based on Niche Ranking.

 

Job Summary: Curriculum and Instruction Director will ensure that curriculum and program components maximize the educational experience of every scholar; provide information and serve as a resource to others; achieve defined objectives by planning, evaluating, developing, implementing and maintaining assigned services in compliance with established guidelines; and serve as a member of the leadership team.

Essential Duties:

  • Duties for  Curriculum and, Instruction Director ,  are not limited to, the following:
  • Align goals and work consistent with the vision, mission, and strategic goals and priorities of Austin Peace Academy.
  • Design, create, and implement comprehensive curricula based on national and state education standards
  • Bring a data-driven approach to scholar and curriculum assessment and decision-making, with particular expertise with benchmark assessment systems and  standardized tests such as Itbs
  • Believe in and have familiarity with differentiated instruction and the ability to advise and mentor teachers in its integration into teaching practice
  • Track scholar progress in all content areas and use data to inform decisions about curriculum and materials
  • Provide supervision, support, leadership development, and evaluations for the teachers
  • Develop, implement, and evaluate professional development based on teacher need and interest
  • Assist with program planning and evaluation activities to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of Academic Department initiatives
  • Evaluate teachers using the Teacher Keys Effectiveness System (TKES)
  • Collaborate with a wide variety of internal and external personnel (e.g. administrators, board members, teachers, assigned staff, vendors, auditors, public agencies, regulatory agencies, community members, etc.) for the purpose of implementing and/or maintaining services and programs
  • Identify appropriate materials (field trips, speakers, print, and media sources) to support curriculum
  • Mentor teachers and provide ongoing in-classroom support to improve instructional practice and assessment
  • Perform personnel functions (e.g. evaluating, training, supervising, etc.) for the purpose of enhancing student achievement, maintaining adequate staffing, enhancing productivity of personnel and achieving program and curriculum objectives
  • Establish and maintain positive working relationships with teachers and administrators, and scholars
  • Serve as school-wide Testing Coordinator for school-based, local, and national assessments

Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree required
  • 5 years teaching experience
  • Experience in both classroom instruction and school administration, including responsibilities in curriculum oversight, supervision, and evaluation of faculty
  • Commitment to the vision, mission, and values of Austin Peace Academy

 

Compensation: Salary commensurate with qualification and experience. Benefits include health insurance paid

holidays, sick and personal leave and professional development. SEP ( Simplified employment Pension Plan).

 

 

Email resume to principal(at)apacademy.org.

 

 

 

 

Job Title Curriculum and Instruction Director
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Description
Post Details
Posted By Austin Peace Academy
Job Function
Start Date
Salary
Cell Phone 5129261737
Email principal(at)apacademy.org
Location Austin
    
    
Deadline 2031-Dec-19
Sponsorship No
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
Category
Location Location -> TX - Texas
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Classification Job Classification -> Education & Training