World Language Teacher - Uintah High School

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07/04/2022
Position Areas
Languages

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POSITION: WORLD LANGUAGE TEACHER ~ UINTAH HIGH SCHOOL
(Requires license and applicable endorsement(s)
Up to 20 hours per week, no benefits
 
APPLICANTS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OF OLDER
BEGINNING SCHOOL YEAR 2022/2023

District Expectations for Teachers:
• Ensure every student’s learning;
• Ensure students’ physical and emotional well-being;
• Help foster a positive school and district culture;
• Improve public support and confidence;
• Ensure financial responsibility;
• Perform all essential job duties and responsibilities;
 
Essential Functions

  • Develops and administers foreign language education curriculum consistent with school district goals and objectives.
  • Promotes a classroom environment that is safe and conducive to individualized and small group instruction, and student learning.
  • Develops lesson plans and instructional materials and translates lesson plans into learning experiences to develop pertinent sequential assignments, challenge students, and best utilize the available time for instruction.
  • Teaches knowledge and skills in a language other than English, including comprehension, grammar and syntax, sentence and paragraph structure, composition, vocabulary and proper word usage, colloquialisms, communication and translation of literature.
  • Develops student understanding and appreciation of the cultures and mores of countries where the language is the predominant or a major means of communication.
  • Works with students and others to prepare materials for inclusion in literary publications, contests, etc.
  • Conducts ongoing assessment of student learning and progress, and modifies instructional methods to fit individual student's needs, including students with special needs; conducts individual and small group instruction as needed.
  • Continues to acquire professional knowledge and learn of current developments in the educational field by attending seminars, workshops or professional meetings, or by conducting research.
  • Organizes and maintains a system for accurate and complete record-keeping, grading, and reporting for all student activities, achievement and attendance as required by district procedures and applicable laws.
  • Encourages parental involvement in students' education and ensures effective communication with students and parents.
  • Ensures that student conduct conforms with the school's standards and school district policies, and establishes and maintains standards of student behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere in the classroom.
  • Coordinates with other professional staff members, especially within grade level, and participates in faculty meetings and committees.
  • Selects and requisitions appropriate books, instructional aids and other supplies and equipment and maintains inventory records.  
 
 
Your application will be complete when you provide the following with your online application:
• Evidence of educator license and applicable endorsements;
• Undergraduate and graduate transcripts documenting evidence of a college degree from an accredited institution;
• A minimum of three letters of recommendation, including at least one from a direct supervisor (does not have to be a current supervisor), which address candidate’s skills at working effectively with students, parents, staff and community members.
 
COMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL BE GIVEN PREFERRED CONSIDERATION
DEADLINE TO APPLY: July 4th, 2022 @ 5:00PM
SALARY: As Per District Salary Schedule
BEGINNING DATE: August 2022/2023 School Year
 

Posted By

Uintah School District

635 West 200 South , Vernal, UT 84078
 

At the following locations

Uintah High School

1880 West 500 North , Vernal, UT 84078