Sixth Grade Teacher (Dual Language Immersion Spanish/English) $2,000 signing bonus

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Employment Type
Full-time
Grade Levels
6th
Base Salary
$50,000 - $59,400 per YEAR
Benefits
Offers 401K
Start Date
Immediately
Valid Through
08/13/2021
Position Areas
Elementary
Certification

Must hold a license issued by Utah State Office of Education.
The license position area must be in Elementary Teacher.
The license must be in 6th.
The license status must be active or about to graduate from a state-approved teacher preparation program.

Description

Esperanza Elementary (K-6), a school located in West Valley City, UT, is a charter school built upon 4 pillars: 1) Invitational Education, 2) Glasser Quality School, 3) Best teaching/learning practices for all students, 4) Community Learning Center. A two-way Spanish-English dual language immersion program in the entire school is one component.

Major Duties & Responsibilities • Follows the Utah State Office of Education core curriculum and will adjust the curriculum and differentiate instruction in order to meet the dual immersion goals of academic achievement, bilingualism, biliteracy, and biculturalism for all students. • Promotes and validates students’ needs, interests, and values as well as students’ culturally developed bodies of knowledge and skills in the lesson plans and their implementation in the daily teaching. • Creates motivating daily lesson plans as well as trimester and year-long plans • Provides lesson plans when absent- creates emergency lesson plans on file in the office • Encourages cooperative learning and flexible grouping • Provides students with computer instruction and encourages computer and technology skills • Evaluates students’ academic, linguistic (English and Spanish) and social growth and keeps records. • Provides students with the additional academic support as needed, including before or after school • Works collaboratively both vertically and horizontally with colleagues and participates in looping • Assists other staff members in helping students solve health, attitude, learning problems • Participates in committees to further school goals • Participates in grade level, faculty, PTA and other meetings as requested by the Principal. • Develops professional growth by participating in professional development activities, conferences and workshops related to dual immersion and/or other educational areas. • Follows the Principal’s and families’ suggestions and directions, and is willing to receive feedback and implement change • Completes all paperwork and assignments on time • Is responsive to teacher/administrative/families requests in a timely fashion • Emphasizes family participation and community involvement in traditional and non-traditional forms. • Communicates on a regular basis with families regarding the students progress and is always available to assist families with homework • Ensures that all students, families, community members, and visitors are welcomed in an inviting environment

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Esperanza Elementary

4956 West 3500 South , West Valley City, UT 84120
 

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Esperanza Elementary

4956 West 3500 South , West Valley City, UT 84120