Watson Chapel School District ( learn more )

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 2890148
  • Application Deadline: February 28, 2018
  • Posted : February 7, 2018
  • Starting Date: August 3, 2018

Job Description

The Watson Chapel Board of Education announces openings for a Spanish Teacher
Start Date: August 2018 Work Schedule: 190 Day
Application must be made electronically through Watson Chapel School District website.
The Superintendent reserves the right to either keep the position open until suitable applicants are found or to cancel and repost the position with such changes as may be deemed appropriate.


• Teaches skills and knowledge in foreign language instruction to secondary pupils, utilizing course of study adopted by the Board
of Education and other appropriate learning activities. Modern foreign language teachers (French, German, Spanish) teach aural
comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing
• Facilitates a challenging academic environment
• Maintains an organization plan for each assigned course (subject matter outline, daily lesson plans, etc.)
• As a minimum, remains faithful to the course outline as indicated in the curriculum guide and enriches curriculum whenever
• Commits to expertise and growth in discipline content and methodology
• Uses technology to enhance student learning and achievement
• Completing grading within cycle of assignment, updating homework and test results online in a timely manner
• Independently pursues professional growth Professional Responsibilities and Duties
• Executes all duties in a timely manner (starts class on time, meets deadlines, attends meetings, turns in paperwork on time, etc.)
• Seeks opportunities to promote a collegial, educational environment throughout the campus
• Maintains communication with parents and responds within 24 hours
• Sustains cordial, professional relationships with all students, staff, parents, and community members
• Attends meetings and sits on committees as directed by administration
• Is a team player and willingly collaborates
• Communicate with parents as needed
• Maintains accurate, complete, and correct records as required by state or federal law, District policies, and administrative
• Takes all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students and to properly care for all property, equipment, materials,
and facilities.
• Assists in upholding and enforcing school rules, administrative regulations, and board policies.
• Is punctual and responsible in performing all duties and activities as assigned.
• Assists the administration in implementing all policies and/or rules governing student life, conduct and behavior in a fair and just
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > Language: Spanish
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Watson Chapel School District 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


      • Foreign teaching License, Subject Specific Endorsement or enrolled in Alternative Program leading to license for this position issued by Arkansas Department of Education
      • Must satisfactorily complete Bureau of Criminal Investigation background check.

      • Ability to provide instruction to students through explanation, demonstration and/or supervised practice.
      • Ability to supervise students and maintain order in various classroom and instructional activities and situations.
      • Ability to operate general office equipment in the performance of daily activities.
      • Ability to prepare lesson plans, tests, and instructional materials for classroom activities.
      • Ability to identify student adjustment and/or academic problems, provide counseling and/or recommend appropriate remedial
      action to parents.
      • Ability to communicate effectively with students and their parents, District staff, and all other groups involved in the activities of
      the job.
    • No experience required
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Contact Information

    • Norma Walker
    • 4100 Camden Rd
    • Pine Bluff, Arkansas 71603

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