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K-8 Special Education Teacher Application - SY 19-20

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K-8 Special Education Teacher Application - SY 19-20
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K-8 Special Education Teacher Application - SY 19-20
LoveWorks Academy for Visual and Performing Arts - Golden Valley, MN

Submit Your Resume/ CV and Cover Letter
(three (3) letters of recommendation may be requested during the interview process)

Website: www.lwa-arts.org
Phone: (763) 522-6830
School Leader: Arthur Turner, III

About LoveWorks Academy for Visual and Performing Arts
Established in 2005, LoveWorks Academy is a K-8 public charter school focused on providing access to arts education to all students. Our school is community driven by the love of arts, life-long personalized academic empowerment, and overall community uplift. Our students are more than pupils! We identify the roots of their hopes, dreams, and struggles to make a meaningful connection with their heart. This approach often allows for our students to grow holistically while preserving their sense of self. At LoveWorks Academy, we make no excuses and maintain the highest standards with a clear focus on constant progression. We currently serve roughly 200 students from the Twin Cities and surrounding areas.
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Our Values & Beliefs
LoveWorks Academy welcomes all candidates who strive to balance high expectations, genuine love for our students and families and are advocates for the arts. We seek to provide rigorous personalize instruction to maximize individual growth for the highest levels of overall achievement. We are grounded in the mindset of community which allows every stakeholder to have intentional purpose and growth opportunities.
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Who We Seek
The Lion Team is extremely passionate for empowering students and families from underserved communities to pursue a their dreams, academically and artistically. We want to support our community with life of value, joy, and integrity. We believe that when interacting with students, staff, and our community, every staff member should model our core values: Prepared, Respect, Integrity, Discipline of self and Engaged.
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Responsibilities
The LoveWorks Academy teacher role includes (but is not limited to):
Establishing an exemplary classroom culture that balances high expectations with love and empowerment.

Ensuring all students meet their individual goals by delivering rigorous and well-organized lessons, monitoring student progress and differentiating through personalized approaches.

Learn and/or develop skill set in blended/ individualized instructional practices.

Building trust and community via clear and timely communication with students and families.

Adhering to the commitment to “go beyond” to ensure each student reaching their potential in a positive safe school school environment.

Supporting arts education and initiatives

Required Education, Credentials, & Experience
- Licensure preferred – ABS, EBD, LD or DCD and valid teaching license under The Professional Educator
- Licensing and Standards Board requirements for the state Minnesota
- A Bachelor’s degree required
- 1-3 years experience preferred

Compensation
LoveWorks Academy offers competitive salary and benefits packages commensurate with experience.

Positions begin:
August 5, 2019
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LoveWorks Academy is committed to hiring a diverse team and encourages candidates from all backgrounds and sexual orientation. LoveWorks Academy is an equal opportunity employer.
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LoveWorks Academy for Visual and Performing Arts
2225 Zenith Avenue North | Golden Valley, MN 55422
Contact Arthur C. Turner, III
Phone: 763-522-6830
Fax: 763-522-6840
lionteam@lwa-arts.org
2225 Zenith Avenue North, Golden Valley, MN 55422