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Avondale Elementary School District is currently seeking energetic, dedicated, professional educators to join our team.

For specific inquiries, please contact the Human Resources Department: Laura Vera at lvera@avondale.k12.az.us or call (623) 772-5000.

Please use our On-Line Application to apply.  If you do not have access to a computer you may come to our office to apply electronically. We will also accept information via email:  lvera@avondale.k12.az.us or faxed: (623) 772-5001.

Upon request, we will conduct interviews over the telephone or Skype to accommodate out-of-state applicants.

Mailing address: 295 W. Western Avenue, Avondale, AZ 85323

Minimum Qualifications for Teachers

  1. Bachelors degree in education
  2. Valid Arizona teaching certificate - AZ Certification Info
  3. Collaborative and flexible teaching style with strong communication skills
  4. ESL endorsement preferred

Benefits

  • Major medical insurance
  • Life insurance equal to base salary
  • AZ State Retirement
  • Social Security
  • Leave days
  • Stipends for ESL, Bilingual, and Special Education endorsements
  • Performance pay- *average $2475.00 annually

Terms of Employment

  • Holidays according to the district calendar.
  • Beginning Salary: Dependent upon experience - District policy allows for up to 7 years of successful experience.

General Info

We invite you to join the Avondale team as we develop thinkers, problem solvers and communicators on their path to college, career and life. Our mission, “Passion and Commitment for Educational Excellence” is celebrated throughout our school and community. Avondale Elementary School District is a progressive preK-8 district located 15 miles west of downtown Phoenix. Our schools serve the students of Avondale and Goodyear, two developing communities of the west valley along the I-10 corridor. We have approximately 5800 students in nine schools and an alternative education program. Strong local support has resulted in our district being able to offer special area classes, competitive athletics and 1-1 technology devices for our children.