Employment

The Leading Edge Charter Network is a six-campus K-12 charter school with locations in Gilbert, East Mesa, Queen Creek, Maricopa, and Online.

We promote an emphasis on advanced academics and character development, utilizing a best practices/data-driven instruction model and current, research-based curriculum. Leading Edge Academy has a history of academic excellence and student achievement. Additionally, we use a values-based program to challenge our students to improve their character and enhance their relationships. These values are trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring, and citizenship. Our schools have small class sizes and a safe family feel.

 

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Leading Edge Academy has a robust Benefits Package which includes:

  • Competitive salaries and bonuses
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Comprehensive Insurance Benefit package
  • Employer insurance contribution
  • 401K Retirement Plan (with up to 5% Match)
  • Paid Paternity Leave

Join us at Our Upcoming “Virtual” Teacher Job Fair

February 25th from 4-8pm | via ZOOM
Hiring Grades K-12

 

We are seeking to hire Teachers for the 2021-2022 school year. This is a great opportunity to speak with our Principals to learn about Leading Edge Academy career opportunities at our 6 East Valley campuses. We look forward to meeting you!


To get a jump on the application process send us your resume to resumes@leadingedgeacademy.com and we will schedule you for a virtual interview with one of our principals.

 


Job Fair location: Zoom Link will be emailed.

Current Openings

All Campus

Special Education Teacher

Leading Edge Academy is accepting applications for the Full Time Special Education Teacher.

Valid Arizona Teaching Certificate with Special Education designation in the appropriate area required

Meets Appropriately Certified Teacher requirements.

Valid IVP Clearance Card

 

 

✔ Application (Teaching Positions – downloadable above)

✔ Resume including references

✔ Copy of fingerprint clearance card

 

(In accordance with Federal law Leading Edge Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, or disability.)

East Mesa Campus

 

 

Paraprofessional

 

Leading Edge Academy is accepting applications for a Full Time Paraprofessional at our East Mesa campus.

 

  • Two or more years school experience preferred.
  • AZ State Fingerprint clearance card required.
  • Associates Arts degree preferred
  • Pay range $13.50-$15.50 per hour

 

Essential Functions

  • Assists classroom teacher and/or other personnel as may be required for the purpose of supporting them in the completion of their work activities.
  • Assists students individually or in small groups with lesson assignments (e.g. Math, reading, writing, language, etc.) for the purpose of presenting and/or reinforcing learning concepts and reaching their academic goals and potential.
  • Confers with teachers, parents, health professionals, and/or community agency personnel as appropriate for the purpose of assisting in the evaluation of students’ progress and/or implementing students’ behavioral objectives.
  • Establishes positive individual relationships with referred students for the purpose of building the students confidence and self-esteem though recognition, rewards and regular training of age appropriate behavior.
  • Implements special strategies for the purpose of improving students’ academic success through reinforcing materials or skills based on understanding of individual students, their needs, interests and abilities.
  •  Monitors individual or small groups of students for the purpose of providing a safe and positive environment.
  • Participates in team meetings, program workshops, seminars for the purpose of conveying and/or receiving information about the program and/or program related activities.
  • Promotes general record keeping and clerical functions for the purpose of supporting the teacher, or other school personnel in providing necessary records/materials.
  • Promotes good habits for the purpose of improving the quality of students’ outcomes and encouraging students’ development.
  • May be assigned other duties such as playground, cafeteria or pickup/drop off duties.

 

Please download a job application from the Employment Opportunities shortcut on our website: www.LeadingEdgeAcademy.com.

 

✔ Application (Other Positions – downloadable above)

✔ Resume including references

✔ Copy of fingerprint clearance card

 

(In accordance with Federal law Leading Edge Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, or disability.)

 

Gilbert Campus

Mountain View Campus

Office Receptionist/Health Aide

 

Leading Edge Academy is accepting applications for a Full Time Office Receptionist/Health Aide at our Queen Creek Campus.

  • AZ State Fingerprint clearance card is required.
  • Previous school employment is preferred
  • Pay Range: $14.00 – $15.50 per hour

 

Essential Functions

  • Perform receptionist duties, answer phones, greet and direct visitors
  • Respond to inquiries from students, parents, district personnel and/or public for the purpose of providing information and/or direction or refer to appropriate personnel
  • Perform a variety of clerical tasks (copying, faxing, filing, mail distribution, etc) in support of assigned personnel
  • Process documents and materials in support of the department’s functions and services
  • Distribute materials and documents for the purpose of disseminating information to appropriate parties
  • Regular and on-time attendance required
  • Perform other related duties, as assigned, to ensure the efficient and effective functioning of the work unit
  • Serves as the school’s campus health aide

 

Please download a job application from the Employment Opportunities shortcut on our website: www.LeadingEdgeAcademy.com.

 

✔ Application (Other Positions – downloadable above)

✔ Resume including references

✔ Copy of fingerprint clearance card

 

(In accordance with Federal law Leading Edge Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, or disability.)

Middle School Science Teacher

 

Leading Edge Academy is now accepting applications for Middle School Science Teacher at our Queen Creek campus.

  • Valid Arizona Teaching Certificate.
  •  Meets all appropriately certified requirements for the grade level or   subject area including proper teaching area endorsement
  • Possesses a valid IVP Clearance Card

 

Essential Functions

  • Plans and implements a program of study that, as much as possible, meets the individual needs, interests and abilities of students within the Network curriculum
  • Uses effective teaching techniques and materials to implement established curriculum goals and objectives
  • Creates a weekly written lesson plan describing daily learning experiences-this weekly lesson plan is to be correlated with the objectives in the curriculum guide and/or course outline
  • Monitors and assesses student progress in order to provide feedback on a regular basis to students and their parents
  • Diagnoses, instructs and evaluates specific student needs and seeks assistance of Network specialists as required
  • Communicates objectives to students in a well-planned, organized manner using clear and precise language
  • Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of students
  • Assists the administration in implementing all policies and rules governing the development of proper student behavior
  • Develops and implements reasonable classroom rules of behavior and procedure in a fair and just manner
  • Creates educational experiences that provide each student the opportunity to develop his/her potential in the areas of personal social adjustment, decision-making, positive self-image and other life skills
  • Promotes and follows the adopted school philosophy, policies regulations and administrative procedures
  • Communicates concerns and ideas with colleagues, students, parents and community in a positive, professional and ethical manner
  • Strives to maintain and improve professional competence
  • Assumes individual responsibilities which may be assigned by the principal/supervisor and which may relate to student activities, student supervision or other planning and professional assignments
  • Produces, utilizes and maintains student records that relate to student achievement, attendance and discipline
  • Takes necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials and facilities

 

Please download a job application from the Employment Opportunities shortcut on our website: www.LeadingEdgeAcademy.com.

 

✔ Application (Teaching Positions – downloadable above)

✔ Resume including references

✔ Copy of fingerprint clearance card

 

(In accordance with Federal law Leading Edge Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, or disability.)

Maricopa

Maricopa

Special Education Paraprofessional

 

Leading Edge Academy is accepting applications for a Full Time Paraprofessional at our Maricopa campus.

 

  • AZ State Fingerprint clearance card is required.
  • Previous school employment is preferred

 

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $14.00-$16.00 per hour

 

The Leading Edge Charter Network is K-12, with an emphasis on advanced academics and character development. Our schools have small class sizes and a safe family feel.

 

Salary is commensurate with experience. Please download a job application from the Employment Opportunities shortcut on our website: www.LeadingEdgeAcademy.com.

 

✔ Application (Other Positions – downloadable above)

✔ Resume including references

✔ Copy of fingerprint clearance card

 

(In accordance with Federal law Leading Edge Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, or disability.)

Maricopa

Administrative Assistant

 

Leading Edge Academy is accepting applications for a Full Time Administrative Assistant at our Maricopa campus.

 

  • AZ State Fingerprint clearance card is required.
  • Previous school employment is preferred

 

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $15.00-$18.00 per hour

 

The Leading Edge Charter Network is K-12, with an emphasis on advanced academics and character development. Our schools have small class sizes and a safe family feel.

 

Salary is commensurate with experience. Please download a job application from the Employment Opportunities shortcut on our website: www.LeadingEdgeAcademy.com.

 

✔ Application (Other Positions – downloadable above)

✔ Resume including references

✔ Copy of fingerprint clearance card

 

(In accordance with Federal law Leading Edge Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, or disability.)

Online Campus

Online Campus