Full-Time Elementary Teacher for English Learners

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Coldwater Schools
Position Details: 
  • Must possess current Michigan Elementary Teaching Certificate
  • Must meet Michigan Highly Qualified requirements
  • ESL Endorsement or experience working with English Learners preferred
  • Willing to become ESL endorsed if not currently endorsed
  • Ability to speak another language other than English (preferred)
  • Knowledge of cultural and educational issues of students speaking one or more of the targeted languages (Arabic or Spanish - preferred)
  • Positive attitude toward students and native cultures
  • Empathy for students whose native language is not English
  • Flexible and responsive to the multiple needs of EL students
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to work with whole groups, small groups, or individual students to instruct them in learning language acquisition skills
  • Possess positive interpersonal and communication skills
  • Possess strong classroom management skills
  • Must be able to work in a team environment
  • Maintain excellent organizational skills
  • Willingness to provide job embedded professional development for colleagues
  • Ability to demonstrate best practice instruction and familiarity with SIOP method (preferred)
  • Experience working with newcomers (preferred)

TO APPLY: Please send letter of interest, resume, copies of transcripts and Michigan Teaching Certificate to: Coldwater Community Schools, Attn: Human Resources Department, 401 Sauk River Drive, Coldwater, MI 49036; email: HR@ccscards.org

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