Job Description

BASIS Ed Texas is hosting Student Teachers to compete their clinical teaching hours and work alongside a fabulous mentor teacher at one of our campuses in either the San Antonio or Austin Metro Areas for the 2023-2024 SY!

BASIS Charter Schools embrace subject expertise and passion in the classroom!

BASIS Curriculum Schools have been consistently ranked among the best schools in the United States. It is a reflection of the quality of the BASIS Curriculum, dedication of our expert educators, and hard work of incredible students. Our schools offer students an education that prepares them according to the highest, most rigorous international standards.

The top five high schools in the United States are BASIS Curriculum Schools, as are six of the nation’s top eight, and seven of America’s top fourteen, according to U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings.
Our teachers are part of one of the nation’s most collaborative and professional learning communities. All of our schools use the acclaimed BASIS Charter School Curriculum. At the same time, our teachers are given the autonomy and academic freedom to teach in the manner that suits them. They choose how best to create dynamic lessons that foster student enthusiasm for new ideas and high-level learning. They help guide students to reach their greatest potential while preparing them for the demands of higher education, a rewarding career, and global citizenship. BASIS Charter School teachers spend their time teaching engaged students and teaming up with fellow educators -- creating an intellectual, inspiring, supportive, and collegial school community.

Student Teacher Overview
As a BASIS Ed Texas student teacher, you will have the opportunity to learn the BASIS Charter School curriculum, programs, and campus culture. This program will prepare you for a full-time classroom teacher or other educational role.
Student Teachers will provide direct instruction to students, assist with issues or tasks relating to the well-being of our students, and assist their mentor teacher in maintaining a strong, positive, achievement-oriented school culture.

Primary Activities:
In addition, dependent on each campus, Student Teachers may engage in any or all of the following while following their University/Educator Program Guidelines:

* Classroom teaching
* Assisting teachers with classroom management
* Student academic support and tutoring
* Assisting classroom teachers with events, labs, and testing
* Working with teachers in evaluating student progress, needs, and gains
* Monitoring and managing students’ non-scheduled time, including Early Bird and Late Bird supervision and Lunch Monitor responsibilities
* Monitoring and managing study groups
* Coordinating homework and assignments for absent students
* Assisting with managing student behavior and discipline

Reasonable Accommodations Statement
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Job Qualifications:
* Strong belief in and adherence to the BASIS Charter School academic program and school model
* Excellent oral and written communication skills
* Ability to exercise excellent judgment and decision making
* Ability to work with diverse constituents while maintaining the highest professional standards
* Exemplary organizational skills; ability to establish and manage multiple priorities; ability to work under pressure
* Outstanding attention to detail and accuracy
Minimum Qualifications:
* Current Junior or Senior/ Graduate Student
* Ability to work full time for the required weeks of clinical teaching hours
* Willingness to be considered for other campuses other than the original desired campus
* Willingness to acquire and maintain current practices in both subject matter knowledge and BASIS Charter School teaching methodologies

Additional Job Information:
Benefits and Salary: The stipend awarded for this opportunity if placed is $5,000 per semester.
Notice of Non-Discrimination: In accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Boy Scouts of America Equal Access Act and applicable state law, BASIS* does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, gender identity or expression, or any other classification protected by law in any of its business activities, including its educational programs and activities which comply fully with the requirements of state and federal law and Title IX. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding BASIS’ non-discrimination policies: Beverly Traver, Compliance and Equity Investigator, BASIS Educational Group, LLC., 7975 N. Hayden Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85258, (480) 289-2088.

*As used in this policy, the term "BASIS" refers to: BASIS Educational Group, LLC, BASIS Charter Schools, Inc., BTX Schools, Inc., BDC, A Public School, Inc., BBR Schools, Inc., and all affiliated entities.

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