English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher

Recruiter
Danbury Public Schools District
Location
Danbury
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 06, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Service
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Goal(s): To guide English Language Learners toward gaining knowledge and skills in order to become productive citizens by increasing English proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing.

Performance Responsibilities:

1. Develops and delivers lesson plans utilizing a broad range of appropriate differentiated techniques and strategies addressing all aspects of communication that develop each student's ability to read, write, speak, and listen.

2. Instruct individuals in a classroom setting.

3. Monitor participants' needs in order to remediate educational deficiencies.

4. Maintain the required participant progress documentation.

5. Attend all staff meetings and in-service workshops.

6. Keep daily attendance records and progress reports.

7. Assess program students using the CASAS tests.

8. Create a classroom environment that is conductive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interest of the students.

9. Prepare and submit monthly reports in a timely basis.

10. Perform other duties as assigned.

Teacher Qualifications:

* Valid State of Connecticut Certificate 088 or 111.

* Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of adult learning, effective instructional strategies, classroom management, learning assessment and diagnosis, and research related to English language acquisition.

APPLICATION PROCESS

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