JobID 759 : Instructional Coach (#1989956)

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Full-time
Start Date
02/03/2020

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WELD COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT RE - 8
ADMINISTRATION BUILDING
200 S. Fulton Ave. Fort Lupton, CO  80621
PHONE (303) 857-3200, FAX 303-857-3219 or EMAIL:  akaylor@weld8.org
Alan Kaylor, Superintendent


DATE OF POSTING:  January 16, 2020
 

POSITION:  Pre School Instructional Coach. Start date is February 03, 2020.  This position will support teachers to promote professional growth, improve teacher practice as well as enhance the academic growth of our students.

SALARY RANGE: This position will consist of a 30 days of contract at $300.00 per day. 


PROCEDURE FOR APPLICATION:  Please submit an application (apply online at website: www.weld8.org) along with a letter of interest, three letters of recommendation and a current resume listing your qualifications and experiences for the position.  Applicant must apply online. Internal applicants, please submit letters of interest,recommendations and current resume to Stephanie McClary, HR Generalist; smcclary@weld8.org



QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE POSITION:

  • Minimum of a B.A. in education; additional coursework in curriculum, leadership/administration or related education field helpful; hold or be able to obtain a Professional Teachers' License from Colorado Dept of Education in Elementary or Secondary Education;

  • Successful secondary level teaching experience of five or more years;  Prefer a master teacher with experience as an instructional coach, mentor teacher, cognitive coaching, academic coaching/mentoring /feedback, etc. 

  • Experienced in providing quality staff development relevant to schoolwide goals and school and district initiatives.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Colorado standards and assessments and the ability to facilitate data driven instruction and the standards based classroom; must be adept in collecting and analyzing data to facilitate instructional conversations with teachers.

  • Demonstrated ability to build capacity in staff to analyze and interpret data to make instructional decisions to improve student achievement.

  • Demonstrated ability to work with teachers on the improvement of instruction/refine and improve pedagogy; successful experience working with staff, students and parents in educational and instructional settings, as well as grade level or departmental and team meetings.

  • Demonstrated ability and commitment in establishing collegial relationships, supporting and developing/promoting Professional Learning Communities; experienced as a leader of a Professional Learning community preferred. Able to work collaboratively and collegially with site leadership team, other instructional coaches, and district Directors of Instruction and Learning.

  • Assist new teachers in aligning instruction with appropriate standards, curriculum and assessment expectations.

  • Strong background and successful experience in reading, writing and math instruction and interventions for students.

  • Computer and Technology skills preferred.

  • Prefer experience working with diverse populations in various areas of instruction as well as experience across grade levels and with best teaching practices.

 

 
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATION:    Position open until filled.  Must apply online.
 
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:

  • Assignment starting date is February 03, 2020  with some availability for summer work with curriculum or building leadership team and/or providing staff development to district teachers.

  • All contracts/agreements for employment of personnel shall be subject to the approval of the Board of Education.

  • Direct deposit of payroll is a condition of employment.

  • No smoking is allowed in any Weld County School District Re 8 buildings.

  • Selected applicant must comply with the District's Drug-Free Workplace policy.

  • As required by the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA), the selected applicant must verify, within 72 hours of employment, his/her legal right to be employed in the United States

 
 An equal opportunity affirmative action employer
In compliance with Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008, Colorado law and Board of Education Policy AC (Nondiscrimination/Equal Opportunity), Weld County School District Re-8 does not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, religion, ancestry, need for special education services, age, marital status, genetic information, or physical characteristics in admissions, access to, treatment, or employment in educational programs or activities which it operates. Complaint procedures have been established for students, parents, employees and members of the public. The following person has been identified as the compliance officer for the district: Superintendent, Weld County School District Re-8: 200 S. Fulton Ave., Fort Lupton, CO 80621, 303.857.3200, superintendent@weld8.org.

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Weld County Reorganized School District No. Re-8

301 REYNOLDS STREET, FORT LUPTON, CO 80621-1329
 
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Compare with State

Amount per Student

$12,563 (USD)

State Average: $10,278 (USD)

% ELL Students

23%

State Average: 12%

Student Teacher Ratio

16.36

State Average: 17.36

% IEP Students

State Average: 11%

FTE

308

State Average: 415