Jordan School District ESL Teacher Specialist full-time
Must hold a license issued by any agency.
The license position area must be in one of the following areas: English as a Second Language (EFL/ELL/ESL/ESOL), Reading Specialist.
The license must be in one of the following grades: Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th.
Under the direction of the Administrator of Teaching & Learning (T&L). the Teacher Specialist serves in a collegial, non-evaluative leadership role within schools and and at the District level. Will support and facilitate effective instruction and professional growth in a broad range of areas (i.e. Science, Math, STEM., Dual Language Immersion, Literacy, Technology, Gifted and Talented, Mentoring, etc.) Assist with the development and implementation of T& L goals, strategies, evaluation and other support materials, and appropriate programs as assigned.
Collaborate on parent engagement efforts in all schools, especially Title I schools. Train principals on dual capacity building framework working along the continuum from involvement to engagement and ultimately to empowerment. Develop with principals a strategy to implement the framework. Provide training to employees and employee groups.