English Language Development Teacher

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Employment Type
Full-time
Grade Levels
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
6th
Kindergarten
Benefits
Offers 401K
Offers Pension
Start Date
Upcoming School Year
Position Areas
Elementary
English as a Second Language (EFL/ELL/ESL/ESOL)

Description

The elementary English Language Development (ELD) teacher (K-6) is a full-time teaching position that focuses on the English language development of identified English learners at Parkside Elementary. The ELD teacher develops lessons using WIDA and Utah Core standards for various levels focusing on the four domains of language (speaking, reading, writing, and listening) with an emphasis on vocabulary and writing development. The elementary ELD teacher will collaborate with general education teachers to effectively support academic language development and expressive language production. The ELD teacher will use WIDA and Utah Core standards, scaffolds to support language development, and data to develop and reflect on lessons to adequately support students at various proficiency levels. The ELD teacher will support newcomer students as they enter our school and give them support to be successful both socially and academically.

• Working knowledge of WIDA and Utah Core Standards • Understanding of language development in both primary and secondary languages • Understanding of writing processes and progressions in an elementary setting • Understanding of newcomers and strategies of support • Ability to analyze data and make appropriate instructional decisions (Working knowledge of Ellevations preferred) • Familiarity with district adopted curriculum (95% group, Wit and Wisdom, Eureka Math, FOSS) • Ability to collaborate with other teachers and staff • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English • Strong classroom management and organizational skills • Knowledge of a second language is a plus

Posted By

Murray School District

5102 S Commerce Drive , Murray, UT 84107
 

At the following locations

Parkside Elementary School

495 East 5175 South , Murray, UT 84107