Counselor
Anoka-Hennepin Virtual Academy housed at S.T.E.P.
Full Time

Serving Anoka Hennepin Virtual Academy Middle School and Anoka Hennepin Virtual Academy High School – physically housed at STEP.

Teach Anoka-Hennepin curriculum in a virtual format.
Plan lessons, deliver instruction, provide feedback to students based on formative and summative assessments, report grades.

Virtual online teacher duties:

  • Virtual Academy teachers will follow the regular Anoka-Hennepin school board approved teacher duty day calendar.
  • Virtual Academy middle/high school teachers will work on site during all synchronous and asynchronous days.
  • Virtual Academy teachers will work the teacher duty day, in-person, at an assigned Anoka-Hennepin location.
  • Participate in professional development, orientation, staff meetings, and conferences on site.
  • Teach the material with online video lessons.
  • Lead online discussions of the course material via forums and web chat.
  • Respond to student comments and questions posted online.
  • Evaluate student papers, projects, tests and other assessments.
  • Maintain records on student progress and grades.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Requires School Counselor License.  (Anoka-Hennepin will make every effort to hire teachers with full standard licenses in the assigned subject and grade level.)
  • Have knowledge of curriculum and instructional best practices for online learning.
  • Demonstrated operational knowledge of Internet and Web-related technologies.
  • Experience using designated technology platforms and resources.
  • Experience using google classroom.

Preferred Qualifications:  Experience teaching in a virtual environment preferred

Start Date:  ASAP.  This position may be filled immediately by an appropriately licensed candidate (PELSB Tier 3 or Tier 4 license); or by a candidate eligible for PELSB Tier 2 license after a 15-day posting period.

All Applicants must complete the Anoka-Hennepin Schools online application at www.ahschools.us/jobs