Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School ( learn more )

Hadley , Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2423764
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : March 8, 2018
  • Starting Date: August 2018

Job Description

Applicants must have experience with middle school English Language Arts; have a Bachelors degree; and be eligible to work in a MA charter school (passed the appropriate MTEL tests or be certified to teach middle/high school English. Certification as a reading specialist is preferred. Advanced degree in education and teaching experience with middle/high school students in grades 6-8 preferred. Duties include:

•Planning, developing and implementing class curriculum compliant with state standards under the supervision of the Principal or designee.

•Designing and teaching English Language Arts to middle school students and working with students needing reading support as identified in Response-to-Intervention process.

•Providing direct services to students, consulting with other professionals, meeting and discussing issues with parents, planning, delivering, and evaluating instructional outcomes, and conducting the research needed to perform the essential functions of the position.

•The direct instruction is delivered in the classroom and as a field experience. Consultation with parents, other professionals, and agencies may take place outside the classroom or school.

•Working as a team member, sharing common planning, professional development, curriculum design, and teaching responsibilities with your team which includes English and Chinese speaking teachers.

•Assessing student progress toward curricular goals. Teachers will use multiple measures for formative and summative assessments, reflecting best practices in assessment. Teachers will use standardized and internal testing to assess class performance and inform teaching practice, make adjustments in instructional methods to improve student achievement, measure individual growth, highlight areas needing individual attention, and identify areas for professional development and curriculum enhancement.

•Other duties shared by other teachers (e.g. lunch duty, traffic duty etc), as assigned by administration.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Middle Grades
    Classroom Teacher > English & Language Arts
    Classroom Teacher > Reading/Literacy
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • To apply, email cover letter and resume to: info@pvcics.org .

      PVCICS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, housing status, gender, gender identity, age, or disability. We are an equal opportunity employer.
    • At least 2 year s of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Contact Information

    • Kathleen Wang
    • 317 Russell Street
    • Hadley, Massachusetts 01035

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