Itinerant ESL Elementary Teacher (.5 FTE)
Urbana School District 116
TITLE: Itinerant ESL Elementary Teacher (.5 FTE)
LOCATION: Urbana School District #116 (Housed at Dr. Martin L. King Jr. Elementary)
SUPERVISOR: Building Principals, Assistant Principals, and Program Director
JOB SUMMARY: Under general direction of the Principals, Assistant Principals and Program Director, the ESL teacher is responsible for helping ELL students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able and responsible men and women. The ESL teacher understands bilingualism and biliteracy as intellectual, academic and social foundations for a just and multicultural society. The teacher values cultural, racial and linguistic diversity and uses it to the benefit of all students in the classroom in her/his objectives and methodology . The teacher is committed to the cultivation and support of a just and multicultural environment and collaborates well with all stakeholders (parents, teachers, instructional coaches, etc.) to ensure student achievement. The teacher provides instruction in accordance with the Bilingual program requirements to deliver a guaranteed and viable curriculum for second language learners of English at and above the grade-level standards.
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- Bachelor's Degree, from an accredited college or university, with certification and endorsements.
- Valid Illinois Teaching License with the appropriate endorsements.
- ESL endorsement (required)
LICENSES/CREDENTIALS: Valid Illinois Teaching License with the appropriate endorsements. (Bilingual/ESL endorsements required)
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:
- Salary is based on a step placement which is determined by education, experience and the Urbana Education Association and Board of Education contract.
- Position is a .5 FTE
EVALUATION: Performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with provisions of the Board's policy on evaluation of professional personnel
NOTE: This is a position within the collective bargaining unit and is not an administrative position.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
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