ESL TEACHER - HIGH SCHOOL LEVEL

Quincy Public Schools ( learn more )

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 4040285
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : September 19, 2022
  • Starting Date: Immediately

THIS JOB POSTING IS PENDING APPROVAL

Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION POSITION: ESL Teacher – High School Level
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s Degree (Advanced educational preparation in the area of ESL preferred); Current and Valid MA DESE license in ESL; Knowledge and understanding of ESL instruction and second language acquisition; Experience supporting bilingual/bicultural students and students with special needs. REPORTS TO: Building Principal EL Department Head

RESPONSIBILITIES:
    1. Provides individualized English as a Second Language (ESL) instruction to English Learners in accordance with the Massachusetts State Frameworks and WIDA standards.
    2. Demonstrates effective techniques of classroom management, behavioral interventions, and communication to engage students.
    3. Demonstrates cultural proficiency and use of effective and culturally relevant instructional practices.
    4. Collaborates and communicates with the content teacher(s) to support English Learners.
    5. Assists with the oversight and delivery of Massachusetts state test (ACCESS) and administers screening tests and student assessments to guide instruction.
    6. Prepares for and assists with organization of EL class placement and transition meetings.
    7. Completes necessary paperwork regarding the identification, progress monitoring, and reclassification of English Learners.
    8. Attends building meetings and ELE meetings to promote communication and mutual decision making among the staff.
    9. Monitors the implementation of EL Student Success Plans.
    10. Understands and complies with the state policies, rules, and regulations regarding English Learners.
    11. Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
    12. Strives to reflect on teaching practice and improve professional competence.
Quincy Public Schools strives to create an inclusive and racially affirming environment that welcomes and values the diversity of our staff and students. We foster fairness, equity, and inclusion to create a workplace environment where everyone is treated with respect and dignity. Join the team and be part of a dynamic multicultural community. Thank you for your interest in joining our professional team.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > ELL / ESL / SEI / TESOL
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Quincy Public Schools 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

    • QUALIFICATIONS:
      Bachelor’s Degree (Advanced educational preparation in the area of ESL preferred);
      Current and Valid MA DESE license in ESL;
      Knowledge and understanding of ESL instruction and second language acquisition;
      Experience supporting bilingual/bicultural students and students with special needs.

      Please email resume and any supporting documentation to application@quincypublicschools.com. Please put in the subject line, ESL HIGH SCHOOL.
    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Nicole Healy , Senior Human Resources Specialist
    • 34 Coddington St
    • Quincy, Massachusetts 02169

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