JobID 1306 : English Language Development (ELD) Teacher - GSES (#1616812)

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NOTE: Roaring Fork Schools also accepts and reviews applications for this position as taken from general district hiring pools (concurrently posted to this site). Any applicant interested in or open to multiple opportunities district-wide is highly encouraged to apply to the appropriate pool(s), instead-of or in-addition-to applying here, for district-wide consideration. However, be advised that, even if you do not apply to the pool(s), you may be contacted regarding openings other than those to which you apply, should your qualifications be deemed a match.

Glenwood Springs Elementary School is seeking applications for a dynamic, knowledgeable, innovative ELD Teacher to ensure that every student develops the enduring knowledge, skills and character to thrive in a changing world. 

Glenwood Springs Elementary School (GSES) is a community-focused, rigorous, project-based elementary school in Glenwood Springs, Colorado that uses the EL Education model (www.eleducation.org). Our community is nestled in the heart of the Colorado Rockies. Outdoor living is a way of life here. Our school thrives on the fact that our students experience diversity in many different ways.  GSES serves a diverse and multilingual student population of 550 Pre K- 5th grade students.  ELD teachers at GSES work closely and collaboratively with their Language and grade-level teams to develop highly effective lessons and integrated units as seen in the EL Education model.  GSES seeks a positive and proactive individual who can get their hands dirty, work with teams and embrace our "We are Crew, not Passengers" philosophy.

Required Qualifications:
Colorado Teaching License (ELL Endorsement) 

Desired Qualifications:
Bilingual preferred
Elementary teaching experience
Experience teaching the English language with a diversity of students
Experience creating standards based lessons and units of study that support all language learners
Strong understanding of literacy development 
Experience with experiential education, project-based learning or other similar model
Experience and a willingness to plan and participate in adventure, outdoor and/or environmental education settings.

For more information email Audrey Hazleton at ahazleton@rfschools.com or  visit our website at http://gses.rfsd.k12.co.us/ 

Application Deadline:  Open until filled.  


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Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1

1405 GRAND AVENUE, GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO 81601
 
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Compare with State

Amount per Student

$11,850 (USD)

State Average: $10,278 (USD)

% ELL Students

27%

State Average: 12%

Student Teacher Ratio

14.76

State Average: 17.36

% IEP Students

State Average: 11%

FTE

687

State Average: 415