2019 Summer School ESL Teachers

Job | Posted 2 years ago
Start Date
Position Areas
Instructional/Educational Coordination


Description:  2019 Summer School ESL Teachers (4) Pending Enrollment

Terms of Employment:  
(2) East Dover Elementary - Grades K-4 (Monday-Thursday 8:30am-12:30pm)
                                                   June 18th (PD Day)
                                                   June 24-July 18, 2019 (program)
                                         (2) Dover High School - Grades 5-8 / Grades 9-12 (Monday-Thursday 8:00am-12:00pm) Pending enrollment
                                                   June 18th (PD Day)
                                                   June 24-July 18, 2019 (program)

Reports to:  Building Principal / Supervisor of Instruction

Salary:  $33.97 per hour

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Meets certification requirements of the State of Delaware for ESL
  • Experience working with bilingual students
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Obtain necessary WIDA test certifications
  • Administer WIDA W-APT and MODEL placement tests to determine student ESL eligibility
  • Administer annual ACCESS test to ESL students to determine growth in English Language proficiency
  • Plan and provide small group instruction to K-12 students in order to maximize their English proficiency
  • Communicate with and provide instructional strategies to regular classroom teachers enabling them to increase the learning of ESL students in the regular classroom
  • Determine appropriate ESL accommodations for students
  • Assist with the administration of the Delaware Comprehensive Assessment System to ESL students
  • Communicate ESL student progress to parents via parent conferences, IEP meetings, phone calls, etc.
  • Work with district ESL team and school staffs to accomplish District ESL mission and goals
  • Promote Capital's ESL services at the annual Capital Education Faire
  • Maintain accurate and complete records as required by law, district policy, and administrative regulation
  • Other duties as directed by immediate supervisor
Note: The above description is illustrative of tasks and responsibilities. It is not meant to be all inclusive of every task or responsibility. 

Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hand and /or fingers to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk and sit. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Standard Requirements:
  • Favorable Criminal Background Check and Child Abuse Registry Check for the candidate who is offered employment
  • Tuberculin Test and physical
  • Mandatory Direct Deposit of paycheck
Application Procedures
Interested candidates who meet the minimum qualifications may apply by completing an employment application no later than 11:59 PM on the closing date indicated above. A cover letter, resume and three letters of reference, dated within the last year, are required. Please note that incomplete application packages will not be considered.

Applicants needed special accommodations in the application process of the vacancy announcement may contact the Human Resources office at 302-857-4215.


Posted By

Capital School District

198 Commerce Way , Dover, DE 19904

At the following locations

Capital Administrative Office

198 Commerce Way , Dover, DE 19904

Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $14,609

% ELL Students


State Average: 7%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 15.05

% IEP Students


State Average: 15%



State Average: 349