ESL/SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER

Conservatory Lab Charter School

Dorchester, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3050295
  • Application Deadline: March 31, 2019
  • Posted : February 4, 2019
  • Starting Date: August 12, 2019

Job Description

Conservatory Lab Charter School empowers a diverse range of children in preschool through eighth grade as scholars, artists, and leaders through a unique and rigorous academic and music education. We enrich the larger community through performance, service, and collaboration. As a laboratory school, we develop and disseminate innovative educational approaches that will positively impact children in other schools and programs.

The ESL teacher provides specialized services as designated by a student’s ELD level. Conservatory Lab Charter School seeks individuals who are passionate about supporting students to meet their full potential. We seek motivated, insightful individuals are excited to collaborate with content teachers to plan and implement learning experiences that advance the intellectual, social, emotional and physical development of students. The ideal candidate will have experience analyzing student needs, designing hands-on experiences to support student learning, supporting implementation of students’ accommodations and modifying grade level work. The ESL teacher will help discern how to provide access to grade level standards with supportive learning experiences while building foundational skills.

The ESL teacher should have experience supporting ELL students at all levels. The ESL teacher will provide service to students, as well as partner with academic and music teachers to support student learning. In addition, the ESL teacher should have experience with research based strategies to build literacy skills.

Responsibilities:
Partner with lead teacher to support optimal learning environment for students
Co-plan lessons with academic teachers to support student learning
Design accommodations to support students’ access to grade level material during content instruction
Provide instruction to support English language development
Consult with academic and music teachers to design and support implementation of students’ accommodations
Write IEP goals matched to student needs
Write IEP all reports related to student progress on their IEP
Attend all IEP meetings in accordance with assigned students
Provide service delivery for students
Develop individualized behavior plans to support self-regulation goals
Consult with academic and music teacher to design and support implementation of students’ accommodations
Maintain records of interventions and progress monitoring to insure fidelity of implementation
Lead small group and individual instruction using identified scientific, research based strategies focused specifically on individual student needs
Utilize feedback to reflect on skills and improve performance to improve supports for students
Perform related duties as requested to support a safe and supportive learning environment
Maintain records of students’ assessments, progress monitoring and to insure fidelity of implementation
Assist with all testing accommodations
Maintain appropriate documentation for ELL students
Coordinate with Director of Student Services to maintain ELD folders
Perform other duties as may be assigned by the Principal

Required Qualifications:
ESL certification
Moderate Disability certification
2 years working as an ESL/Special Education teacher
Experience working in an urban environment
Ability to work closely and collaborate on a professional team
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Strong oral communication skills
Flexible and able to work in a fast paced environment


Preferred:

Reading certification (preferred)
Bilingual - Spanish, Cape Verdean Creole, Haitian Creole

SUBMIT APPLICATIONS:
Submit resume and cover letter
Email: applicants@conservatorylab.org
Subject: ESL/SPED
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > ELL / ESL / SEI / TESOL
    Classroom Teacher > Reading/Literacy
    Special Education > General Special Education
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
  • Welcome to Conservatory Lab Charter School!

    Conservatory Lab Charter School empowers a diverse range of children as scholars, artists, and leaders through a unique and rigorous academic and music education. We enrich the larger community through performance, service, and collaboration. As a laboratory school, we develop and disseminate innovative educational approaches that positively impact children in other schools and programs.
    At Conservatory Lab, we believe in the power of music and learning to transform the lives of our students and their families. At the core of our pioneering curriculum is the hybrid of two proven and exemplary programs: El Sistema and Expeditionary Learning. Both programs emphasize the experience of breaking through barriers in the pursuit of excellence – creating a culture and habit of perseverance. Taken together, these two programs motivate and nurture our students to become dedicated scholars, compassionate leaders, and skilled musicians. Learn more about us...


    Job Requirements

    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Human Resources
    • 2120 Dorchester Ave
    • Dorchester, Massachusetts 02124
    • Phone: 617-254-8904
    • Fax: 617-254-8909
    • Email: click here

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