ESL TEACHER

Nuestro Mundo Public Charter School ( learn more )

Providence, Rhode Island ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 4010842
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : August 18, 2022
  • Starting Date: August 29, 2022

Job Description

Overview:
The mission of Nuestro Mundo is to prepare students to be global citizens and stewards of our environment. Using a multilingual and multicultural lens, our students have the knowledge and skills to realize empathy and connect their learning to the community and with a larger global audience.
Nuestro Mundo is a new independent charter school opening its doors for the first time in the fall of 2021. We are seeking exceptional candidates committed to multilingual and multicultural learners and their success. The school will feature a two-way immersion program, with 50% of content being taught in Spanish and 50% being taught in English therefore candidates should be knowledgeable of the tenants of dual language education and environmental sustainability, specifically UNESCO’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)?.
Candidates should also be passionate about environmental education and project based learning, as the curriculum will emphasize interactive, hands-on, project-based learning that nurtures students’ engagement and motivation for life-long learning.
Expectations:
There is no position more critical to our students’ success than the classroom teacher. In addition to meeting basic job requirements and being appropriately certified in Rhode Island, we will have the expectation that each teacher is passionate about teaching and is constantly seeking to improve his/her craft. Our teachers and staff should be:
Committed to our mission
Thrive in a team atmosphere
Value a healthy and balanced lifestyle
Believe multilingualism and multiculturalism are assets
Work to create a sustainable future and a healthy environment for all
Receptive to feedback

Responsibilities:
Participate in professional development/orientation days over the summer and throughout the school year
Develop, act, and reflection upon actionable student learning and professional practice SMART goals on an annual basis
Plan and provide English as a Second Language instruction to students who have been identified as in need of ESL support by the district’s language dominance entry/exit criteria
Accelerates the learning or acquisition of English and the academic content of math, language arts, science, and social studies in order for students to achieve academic success and classroom expectations
Collaborate with classroom teachers to align biliteracy instruction
Adapts teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students’ varying needs and interests
Adjust the curriculum and instruction as needed to address student needs
Implement an effective classroom management that is consistent with the school’s Responsive Classroom philosophy
Incorporate technology in purposeful ways to enhance instruction
Record and track data on student growth and behavior
Collaborate with SPED and Classroom Teachers to implement specific accommodations as detailed in IEPs, 504 plans, and ELL plans
Coordinate and administer the WIDA Screener and ACCESS testing
Promote equity and appreciation of diversity to ensure equitable opportunities for student learning, including implementing specific strategies to meet academic and social-emotional needs of differently-abled and multilingual learners
Ensure equal educational opportunity to all individuals regardless of race, color, gender, age, marital status, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, homelessness, or disability
We are deeply committed to ensuring that the demographic makeup of our teaching staff is reflective of the student body, particularly based upon current research on this topic with regard to student achievement. Multilingual and multicultural candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Classroom Teacher > Middle Grades
  • Employer Description

    Nuestro Mundo is an independent charter school that opened its doors for the first time in the fall of 2021. We are seeking exceptional candidates committed to multilingual and multicultural learners and their success. The school features a two-way immersion program, with 50% of content being taught in Spanish and 50% being taught in English therefore candidates should be knowledgeable of the tenets of dual language education and environmental sustainability, specifically UNESCO’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)?. Candidates should also be passionate about environmental education and project based learning, as the curriculum emphasizes interactive, hands-on, project-based learning that nurtures students’ engagement and motivation for life-long learning.

    The mission of Nuestro Mundo is to prepare students to be global citizens and stewards of our environment. Using a multilingual and multicultural lens, our students have the knowledge and skills to realize empathy and connect their learning to the community and with a larger global audience. Learn more about us...

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    Job Requirements

    • ESL Certification and/or Bilingual/Dual Language certification
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Danira Ortiz , Principal
    • 21 Gordon Ave
    • Providence, Rhode Island 02905

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