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TEACH AT IVA!! 

To see any available jobs at IVA click on this link to EdJoin to see complete job descriptions. We process all applications through EdJoin. Only applicants who complete the application process will be contacted. IVA's teacher hiring season is ongoing as needed. If there are no current jobs posted below please check back again in the spring.  Thank you for applying!

**We recommend any interested applicant come to take a tour of the school to learn more about our program!

 
CURRENTLY OPEN POSITIONS - Apply to teach at IVA for next year!
 
FULL TIME SOCIAL SCIENCE TEACHER: Open application window is March through April. Come and tour IVA to learn about our instructional program and passionate history curriculum. To learn more click on the EdJoin link below but you can also learn about our history curriculum through a recent blog post by Mr. Fountain
 
FULL TIME SCIENCE TEACHER: Open application window is April through June. Come and tour IVA to learn about our instructional program and inquiry, project based science curriculum. To learn more, click on the EdJoin link below. You can also learn about our science curriculum on our curriculum page
  
PART TIME SUBSTITUTE TEACHER: IVA will be processing applications for passionate substitute teachers on an ongoing basis. To learn more about our school, sign up for one of our weekly tours. 

All credential requirements are in line with IVA’s charter. 

*For reference, please see the board adopted IVA salary scale for teachers and counselor.
 IVA_Salary_Schedule_Adopted_8-13-14.pdf


 
Learn about Teaching at IVA
 Interested applicants can learn more about our educational model by reading IVA's charter and Ron Ritchhart's Intellectual Character: What It Is, Why It Matters and How To Get It.
 
Below is an excerpt from our job description, focusing specifically on teaching with an intellectual virtues model. Prospective teachers might find this description interesting as they learn more about how teaching at IVA will encourage genuine professional growth and development. Working at IVA is  an opportunity to teach rigorous content in a school-wide culture of thinking with a collaborative staff. 
 

 Responsibilities and Duties of Teachers Related to an Intellectual Virtues Model of Education

  • Develop a firm understanding of IVA’s nine “master virtues.”
  • Develop a firm understanding of the core principles and practices required of an intellectual virtues educational model.
  • Systematically implement the core principles and practices of an intellectual virtues framework, including creation of a classroom culture, and the daily employment of pedagogical strategies, that are conducive to growth in intellectual virtues.
  • Participate in ongoing professional development aimed at better understanding and practicing an intellectual virtues approach to education.
  • Engage in ongoing self-reflection and self-assessment aimed at his/her own growth in intellectual virtues.
  • Model IVA’s nine “master virtues” in all interactions with students and other IVA stakeholders.
  • Continue to nurture his/her own passion for and knowledge of content area.