Texas Connections Academy - Secondary Social Studies Teacher (Composite Certification)

Job Details

Region: 4
School District/Employer: Texas Connections Academy
District Category/Employer:
Position: Teacher
Assignment Level: Level
  • High School
  • Middle School
Core Subjects
  • Social Studies
Job Title: Secondary Social Studies Teacher (Composite Certification)
School: Texas Connections Academy @ Houston
Campus Description: Texas Connections Academy @ Houston (TCAH) is a Texas Online School that offers 100% virtual instruction to public school students across Texas in grades 3-12 who are not physically present on a campus during instruction. The TxVSN OLS program is authorized by Texas Education Code (TEC) Chapter 30A and administered through TEA. For the 2019-2020 school year, TCAH has a 8,000 student enrollment cap. Connections Education, LLC is in partnership with Houston ISD to provide this high quality and rigorous virtual instruction through TCAH.
Date Posted: 9/19/2019
Deadline: Until Filled
Openings: 1
Commitment: Full Time
Description/Notes: Working from your home office within Texas, certified Teachers will direct instruction through managing online instructional programs. Through use of the telephone, Internet and various curriculum tools in the electronic course, there will be extensive communication between the teacher and the student. The teacher will ensure that each child successfully completes state standards for promotion to the next grade level or to meet graduation requirements within four years of entering 9th grade.
Qualifications: Preferred residency in the Dallas, Midland, El Paso, Corpus Christi, Houston, or East Texas areas
Highly qualified and certified to teach Secondary Social Studies Composite in Texas (appropriate to grade level and subject area responsibilities); ACP candidates seeking an internship are not eligible
Must hold or be willing to immediately obtain TxVSN Certification
Gifted certification is preferred. If you do not currently hold a Gifted certification, you must commit to completing the certification requirements prior to the end of the 2019-2020 school year.
Strong technology skills (especially with Microsoft Office products and Google Suite)
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
Highly organized and punctual
Customer focused approach
High degree of flexibility
Demonstrated ability to work well in fast paced environment
Team player track record
Ability to travel 15-20% for school-related business (state testing, marketing, professional development, and school meetings); May require overnight travel
Ability to work some occasional evening hours, as needed to support some families
Ability to work remotely
Salary Range: https://www.connectionsacademy.com/careers/teacher-compensation
Benefits: https://www.connectionsacademy.com/careers/benefits

Work-from-home opportunities
Annual merit increase and bonus program
Career advancement opportunities
Comprehensive, competitive, and affordable medical, vision, and dental benefits
Tuition reimbursement up to $5,250 per calendar year
401(k) plan with employer match potential
Additional employer-paid and voluntary benefits
How To Apply: Please complete online application here (copy and paste):

https://re22.ultipro.com/CON1019/JobBoard/JobDetails.aspx?__ID=*8B1D8DDE2930E358

Contact Person:

Name: Christina Boer
Email: careers@connectionseducation.com
Address: 10550 Richomond Ave, Suite 140
City: Houston
State: TX
Zip: 77042
Phone: (443) 718-9872
Fax: