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Below are a few new job posting we have here are Dual Immersion Academy. 

How to Apply: Send a resume with contact information and desired position to: jobs@diacharter.org

School Administrative Assistant

Salary: $25K or higher DOE

Job Description: Job Description:

This position is a new position. It has been developed to provide support the executive director of the school.

The position entails providing administrative support to the executive director and middle school (6-8th grade)

program; assist with general office duties, procurement, accounts receivable and administrative tasks of 6-8th

grades while maintaining an organized and effective office.

Duties will include: assisting with registration, retention and satisfaction of student families, student file

management, attendance/tardy follow-up. This position is further responsible for ensuring high quality customer

support, knowledge of all programs and services offered by Dual Immersion Academy and having great

interpersonal skills for building relationships with youth, families and staff. Other administrative duties as


Position Requirements:

High School Degree (or equivalent) required. Associates or Bachelor’s degree preferred. Spanish speaking,

reading/writing is essential. Experience with Non-profit and/or school preferred. Proficient ability to effectively

use a computer with a strong knowledge Word, Excel and ability to work within various databases, or the ability

to learn and adapt quickly to computer based communications and tools. Ability to handle multiple tasks

simultaneously and to prioritize appropriately. Experience in purchasing, Liaison with faculty, staff and

administration, Ability to navigate social media, particularly Facebook/Instagram, Must have good interpersonal

and communications skills and be sensitive, adaptable, professional, and articulate when dealing with others.

Versatility, flexibility, good judgment and a willingness to work enthusiastically within constantly changing

priorities. Upholds the values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. Must be able to pass Background

Check with finger printing. Minimum of 1 year related work experience.

General Skills & Abilities:

Joining "DIA" requires a willingness to put in the time and effort to help us reach our mission of creating

bilingual, bi-literate, and bi-cultural students who are prepared to make a difference in the world. Because we

are a community school, our students, families, faculty, and staff enjoy a very close relationship that we work

hard to cultivate and maintain. We are looking for an organized and energetic leader to join our team. A high

level of accountability and prove their ability to identify priorities and meet deadlines. Organizational skills are

vital to the success of this position. Qualified individuals will demonstrate attention to detail and consistent

dependability. Have good verbal and written communication skills, handle multiple tasks simultaneously, and

the ability to problem solve. Possess fiscal management skills, be flexible and articulate when dealing with

others and have a strong commitment and dedication to the mission of the DIA.

Location: Salt Lake City

Status: Full Time with Benefits


How to Apply: Send an email with your resume and desired position to: jobs@diacharter.org

Closing Date: until filled

Recess Duty – Office Assistant Position:


Responsible for care of students during lunch recess for lower grades

Provide active attention and supervision of students during recess

Coordinate parents and volunteers to help during recess for each grade and create volunteer schedule

Coordinate parents and volunteers during afterschool parking lot duty

Light filing, copying and other office duties as assigned by Administrative Assistants


25 hours @$12.50 per hour

10:30am-3:30pm Monday – Friday regular school days

10:40-12:30am Recess Duty with Kinder-5th  grades

12:30-1pm Preschool teacher lunch relief

1pm-2pm K-5th grade administrative assistant lunch relief

2pm-3pm Office duties as assigned by the Administrative Assistants

3pm-3:30pm Front parking lot duty coordination

Reports to:

Administrative Assistant

Start Date:

August 17, 2015

End Date:

June 3rd, 2016


Afterschool  Program Staff:
Dual Immersion Academy (DIA) is an accredited, tuition-free, public charter school providing 
bilingual education to students from Pre-kindergarten to 8th grade. DIA is located in the 
Glendale area, in the heart of Salt Lake City. Our mission is to create bilingual, biliterate 
Spanish/English scholars.  Position would support our mission for students from K-3rd grade in 
our afterschool program.
RESPONSIBILITIES: implement daily curriculum which encompasses language skills, 
math/science activities and other types of activities Assist children with completion of 
homework. Perform other program and clerical related duties as required.
REQUIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Applicant must have the ability to communicate with 
children and parents, be organized, punctual and reliable;  must have the ability to problem solve, 
work independently and document information correctly. Proficient knowledge of academic 
software, MS Office, database and filing systems is also required.  Preferred bilingual in English 
and Spanish.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Must have high school diploma or equivalency and 2-3 
years experience working with children in an academic setting. Associate Degree or some 
college preferred.
We provide a safe environment for our children; therefore, each candidate will be subject to a 
background investigation upon submission of their application.
Schedule: part time Monday - Friday 12:30-6

Janitor/Maintenance Position
Salary: Based on Experience starting $25K/year Full time with benefits
Job Description: Excellent opportunity for a dependable, self-motivated janitor/maintenance 
manager. Duties include but are not limited to routine cleaning of classrooms, bathrooms, 
cafeteria and common indoor/outdoor areas. Ability to do minor repair and over sight of 
contractors for major repairs and/or facilities issues.  2 years janitorial/facilities experience is 
• Work to ensure the cleanliness, safety and security of the buildings. * manage janitorial 
services and daily inside/outside overall cleanliness of the building * Skilled in minor repairs. • 
Hold a valid Utah Driver's License and clean driving record. • Demonstrate effective written and 
oral communication skills. • Ability to manage multiple tasks and to develop solutions to 
problems with limited supervision. • Ability to write and speak the English language in a 
proficient and professional manner to meet requirements of the job. • Ability to establish and 
maintain effective working relationships with staff, students, contractors, and other related 
agencies and people.• Knowledge of OHSA regulations. • Working knowledge of hand tools.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
• High school diploma/GED. Some Technical College or Associates degree in Building and 
Construction Management or related field preferred
• 2 years of janitorial/maintenance or fields of building and grounds maintenance experience is 
• Ability to lift 50 pounds and stand for long periods of time.
• Successfully pass a background check.
• Ability to work assigned hours on a regular basis.
• If driving on agency business, a valid driver’s license and current automobile insurance are 
• Ability to relate positively to people of diverse ages, ethnicity, socio-economic levels, beliefs 
and lifestyles.
Location: Glendale atea, Salt Lake City
Status: Full time, salary based
How to apply: send a resume, contact information and desired job position to 

Kitchen Manager

Job Description:
The school nutrition manager will oversee and manage the local school food service operation. The job
functions include nutrition and menu planning; program accountability; sanitation, safety, and security;
equipment use and care; procurement; food production; food acceptability and
Essential Functional Areas of Responsibilities
Nutrition and Menu Planning
• Provides an atmosphere that ensures the purpose of the School Nutrition Program (SNP) to “safeguard
the health and well-being of the nation’s children.”
• Ensures all meals served in the SNP meet current nutritional standards and meal pattern
requirements, including children with special need diets.
• Maintains nutritional integrity of the SNP through implementation of Dietary Guidelines for
• Plans and provides menus that encourage student consumption.
• Establishs leadership role in providing nutrition education as part of the total school education
Program Accountability
• Maintains integrity and accountability of the SNP through compliance with all federal, state, and local
• Ensures accountability of recorded documentation for compliance with federal, state, and local
• Ensures compliance with school/school district mission and/or vision statements.
Sanitation, Safety, and Security
• Provides an environment conducive to protecting the health and well-being of the school’s children
through high levels of sanitation standards.
• Responds to a food hold and recall in an expedient, effective, and efficient manner.
• Provides a safe environment for performance of work.
• Provides leadership to ensure a secure work environment during an emergency or crisis.
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Equipment use and care
• Establishes administrative responsibility for all foodservice equipment through proper use and care.
• Operates the SNP in compliance with all energy conservation principles.
• Performs and manages job-related proficiency with the highest ethical integrity.
• Performs and manages with a commitment to promote a quality SNP that meets the nutritional needs
of the customers served.
• Performs and manages with an overall nature that is committed to the goals and visions of the school
• Performs and manages appropriate communication skills with the customers served.

Bilingual Paraeducator
Salary: $12.50/hr
Job Description: Dual Immersion Academy is a small K-8 school located in the heart of Salt Lake City, Utah. 
We are one of only two 90/10 dual language schools in the valley. Our students are truly immersed in Spanish, 
our target language. Because of our small size, our students, families, faculty, and staff enjoy a very close 
relationship that we work hard to cultivate and maintain. Joining "DIA" requires a para-educator willing to put in 
the time and effort to help us reach our mission of creating bilingual, bi-literate, and bi-cultural students who are 
prepared to make a difference in the world.
This is a part-time position up to 29 hours a week, starting Aug. 17 2015-June 3rd 2016, 
Responsibilities include: Working with small groups of students to help them with reading, math, writing, and/or 
social skills; Working one on one and tracking progress. Applicant will be expected to work well in teams and 
independently, be punctual and work during regular school hours.
Location: Salt Lake City
Status: part/time hourly
How to Apply: Send your resume with contact information and desired position to: jobs@diacharter.org

Bilingual Licensed K-6th teacher
Salary: Starting at $34k/yr based on experience
Job Description: Dual Immersion Academy is a small K-8 school located in the heart of Salt Lake City, Utah. 
We are one of only two 90/10 dual language schools in the valley. Our students are truly immersed in Spanish, 
our target language. Because of our small size, our students, families, faculty, and staff enjoy a very close 
relationship that we work hard to cultivate and maintain.
Joining the faculty of "DIA" requires a teacher willing to put in the time and effort to help us reach our mission of 
creating bilingual, bi-literate, and bi-cultural students who are prepared to make a difference in the world.
Some of your duties will be to:
-attend trainings and professional development sponsored and promoted by the school
-participate in school-wide activities
-participate in professional development meetings such as Team Meetings, PLCs, Faculty meetings, and IEP 
-Prepare 180-day plans, unit plans, and daily lesson plans according to the Common Core State Standards
-Coordinate with your grade level team to maximize learning
-Manage the classroom effectively
-Assess the students appropriately and plan for reteaching opportunities 
-Maintain active and open communications with parents and families
Location: Glendale Area - Salt Lake
Status: Full time with fantastic benefits
How to Apply: Send a resume with contact information and desired position to: jobs@diacharter.org

Dear Friends!  DIA is participating in "Love Utah Give Utah" an online donation event happening  on March 26th. We would like to ask you to take some time to read through DIA's profile on the Love Utah Give Utah website.  If you like what you read, we ask you to consider donating to our school.  All donations are needed and valuable, the minimum donation is $10.  Every donation gives DIA the chance to win matching grants and prizes.
Another way you can help is to share this link on your social media accounts. Together we have the ability to create a positive impact for both Love Utah give Utah and for DIA.

¡Queridos amigos! DIA está participando en  "Love Utah Give Utah" un programa de donaciones para eventos especiales para el 26 de marzo. Nos gustaría pedirles que tomarán unos momentos para leer el perfil de DIA en la página de Internet en  "Love Utah Give Utah." Si les agrada lo que leen al respecto, le pedimos que consideren hacer una donación a favor de nuestra escuela. Todas las donaciones son necesarias y valiosas. La donación mínima es de 10 dólares. Cada donación a favor de DIA nos da la oportunidad ganar becas y premios para igualar cada donación. Otra manera en que nos pueden ayudar es compartir el enlace en sus páginas personales de los medios sociales. Juntos tenemos la habilidad de tener un impacto positivo a favor de "Love Utah Give Utah" y DIA.
Last Updated: 10/23/2013
Per Utah law (53A1a-704(10)), DIA and all public schools are required to inform parents of students with individual education plans (IEPs) of the availability of a scholarship to attend a private school through the Carson Smith Scholarship Program.
Dual Immersion Academy parents and guardians have the right to request and receive information from the school regarding the qualifications of their student's teacher(s).