ENL / Intervention Teacher

Job Type

Full Time

Published

10/23/2018

Address

84-35 152nd Street
Queens
New York
11432
United States

Description

Mission Statement: Growing Up Green Charter School empowers children to be conscious, contributing members of their community through a rigorous curriculum and an engaging green culture. Graduates of GUGCS will be prepared to attend high-performing schools where their interdisciplinary academic foundation, knowledge of sustainability, and strong sense of self sets them apart as leaders of the future.


Job Description:

Growing Up Green is currently looking for a NYS Certified ESOL teacher to work with English Language Learners as well as provide RtI support for struggling students for the 2018-2019 school year.


Responsibilities:

  • Determine students needs by analyzing Home Language Questionnaires and administering the NYSITELL and NYSESLAT exams as needed
  • Facilitate push-in and pull-out direct instruction with English Language Learners, (ELLs), and former ELLs
  • Collaborate and co-plan with classroom teachers to scaffolding GUGCS curricular programs for ELLs
  • Advocate for the needs of ELLs with classroom teachers and school leaders
  • Review formal and informal assessment data with classroom teachers and/or advisors in order to track student progress and ensure the proper amount of support
  • Keep families informed of student performance and progress
  • Employ approaches that address multiple types of learners, (visual, sensory, kinesthetic, audio)
  • Actively participate in school community through staff meetings, professional development opportunities, staff committees, and school events.
  • Respond productively to ongoing, year-round professional feedback
  • Provide tier 2 intervention to support to academically struggling students performing below grade level

Qualifications:

  • Strong commitment to Growing Up Green Charter School’s mission
  • Deep respect for other cultures and customs
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with teachers and coworkers
  • Experience with technology integration
  • Excellent organizational skills

Education:

  • Master’s Degree required
  • Teaching Certificate in TESOL
  • At least one year experience teaching English Language Learners
  • Candidates fluent in a language other than English are highly encouraged to apply.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

Growing Up Green is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage and value a diverse workforce, and we seek diversity among applicants for this position.

Please send your cover letter and resume to the Director of Recruitment, Aramis Grant, at grant@gugcs.org or apply online at: https://www.gugcs.org/apps/forms2/?f=5848

For more information about our school, please visit our website: www.gugcs.org


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