Burlington Schools District Office

Burlington Public Schools

Burlington, VT ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3229164
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : February 21, 2020

Job Description

Edmunds Middle School and Hunt Middle School are seeking a Dual Certified French and Spanish Teacher to join their schools.  The individual should be licensed in both languages to be eligible for this position.  This position requires teaming with other Spanish and French teachers to plan curriculum in a professional learning community and support students from diverse backgrounds finding success as they transition into high school. The position will be shared equally between the two schools. 


Required Qualifications:

  • Experience teaching Spanish and French at the middle school level.
  • Experience with Common Core Standards and technology-based learning into world language instruction.
  • Experience in differentiating instruction and planning curriculum using “backwards design” and formative assessments.
  • Understanding of Cultural Competency (as explained through Essay 1 on SchoolSpring).
  • Knowledge of best practices in engaging and motivating students and managing student behaviors.

Preferred Attributes:

  • Participation in professional learning community groups including working collaboratively with colleagues to plan units of study, review student data and progress, and adjust instruction.
  • A commitment to student-centered learning approaches including personalizing instruction and supporting students meeting core proficiencies
  • Training and experience with English Language Learners and students with disabilities.
  • Evidence of a strong connection with students and families.
  • Strong communication skills as evidenced through quality of resume, cover letter, and essays.

SALARY:  As per the Master Agreement between the Burlington Board of School Commissioners and the Burlington Education Association.

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Language: French
    Classroom Teacher > Language: Spanish
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    • Christopher Celotto
    • 150 Colchester Avenue
    • Burlington, Vermont 05401

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