Teacher - English Language Arts
The Bethel School District is seeking teacher applicants who have the potential to be leaders and innovative educators. Successful candidates will demonstrate the ability to deliver instruction based upon best available research and practices in teaching and learning.
If you are a current Bethel School District employee, you must complete an INTERNAL application. All other applicants, including current substitutes, must complete the standard application.
The classroom teacher will create a class environment that implements the district articulated curriculum for their content area that provides positive learning experiences for all students, including providing each student with the knowledge, skills, values and attitudes to lead self-sufficient, healthy, productive, socially responsible lives to the best of their individual potential. The teacher will establish good relationships and rapport with students, parents, and staff members. The teacher will document student progress, set appropriate learning goals, lesson plans, plan activities and outcomes; address specific educational needs of all students; communicate feedback to student’s parents and administration regarding student progress, expectations and goals. The teacher will use assessment results to guide and implement differentiated instructional strategies. The teacher will work collaboratively with staff, attend department meetings and participate in extra curricular activities where appropriate. The teacher will maintain professional competence through in-service education, coursework and professional growth activities.
•Valid and appropriate certificate and endorsements for Washington State required.
•Meet requirements of Every Student Succeeds Act.
•Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain effective classroom management.
•Demonstrated ability to successfully employ effective teaching methods.
•Demonstrated desire and ability to work and communicate effectively with staff, students and parents from diverse cultural backgrounds.
•Previous successful teaching experience at grade level/subject preferred.
•Understanding of Common Core Standards.
•Demonstrated ability to differentiate instruction, and use a variety of instructional strategies and methods appropriate for student learning needs.
•Ability to integrate technology with the curriculum.
•Problem solving abilities and critical thinking skills.
•Ability to organize ideas, time and materials to accomplish goals.
•Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and plan with other staff members through Professional Learning Communities.
•Desire and willingness to continue to learn and pursue professional development.
•Be enthusiastic, flexible and have a commitment for students to reach high learning standards.
•Willingness to accept extracurricular assignments.
This posting is for the 2020-21 school year.