Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community

Scottsdale, Arizona, United States

Substitute Teacher

Posted over 1 month ago · Temporary

Job Description


**Copies of Certification must be provided by closing date to be considered as a COMPLETED application**

Examples of Tasks
Essential Functions: Primary functions may include the following tasks, knowledge, abilities, skills, and other characteristics. This list of tasks is ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY and is not intended to be a comprehensive listing of tasks performed by all positions within this classification.

Tasks: In the absence of the regular classroom teacher to help students to learn subject matter and/or skills that are required for scheduled lessons or to provide meaningful instruction for assigned classrooms.
  • Meets and instructs assigned classes in the location and at the times designated.
  • Implements the lesson plans left by the classroom teacher.
  • Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interest of the students.
  • Takes attendance in accordance with school procedures.
  • Serves as a positive role model for students, demonstrating professionalism that includes a positive attitude, positive and respectful communication, and professional appearance.
  • Insures that the students are never left unattended in the classroom.
  • Maintains a neat and orderly classroom.
  • Understands procedures for referring students with disciplinary problems.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned for the purpose of ensuring the efficient and effective functioning of the work unit.

Minimum Qualifications
Some teaching/instructional experience preferred. Must have a current AZ DPS Fingerprint Clearance Card, Arizona Department of Education Substitute Teacher Certificate and/or valid Teaching Certificate.

Underfill Eligibility: An enrolled Community Member whom closely qualifies for the minimum qualifications for a position may be considered for employment under SRPMIC Policy 2-19, Underfill.

Special Requirements
Must be able to pass a Pre-Employment Drug Test and extensive Fingerprint and Background Check. Employee is Subject to Random Drug Testing and completion of a Background Check every five (5) years.

Substitute Teacher Salary Schedule
  • 1st Year Substitutes with a Substitute Teacher Certification only, $125/day
Less than 3hrs - $62.50
  • Experienced Substitutes with Substitute Teacher Certifications only, $130/day
Less than 3hrs - $65.00
  • Substitutes with Full Arizona Teaching Certification, $140/day
Less than 3hrs - $70.00
For every 30 days worked, Substitute Teachers will receive an additional day of pay at their regular pay rate.
Long-term substitutes will earn an additional $15/day after their 20th day.
"SRPMIC is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer" Preference will be given to a qualified Community Member, then a qualified Native American and then other qualified candidate.

In order to obtain consideration for Community Member / Native American preference, applicant must submit a copy of Tribal Enrollment document which indicates enrollment in a Federally Recognized Native American Tribe by one of the following methods:

1) Attach to application
2) Fax to (480) 362-5860
3) Mail or hand deliver to Human Resources.
*The IHS/ BIA Form-4432 is NOT Accepted*