Elementary Teacher - Reading -- Part Time (.7)

Recruiter
Danbury Public Schools District
Location
Danbury
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 06, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

This teaching position is intended to provide additional, targeted support to elementary students specifically in the area of reading and literacy, with attention to students identified for reading interventions. The successful candidate will have experience in teaching elementary literacy, in addition to knowledge of and experience with the SRBI process and its implementation.

As with all teaching positions, this teacher remains responsible for the intellectual, social and effective development of students. The teacher will also insure that all programs, materials and practices within the classroom are free from gender and minority bias and discrimination, and are in keeping with the letter and spirit of Title IX and Affirmative Action policies adopted by the Board of Education.

This teacher reports directly to the Building Principal, and is evaluated/supervised by the Principal or other designated administrator/evaluator, as further described in the District's Teacher Evaluation Plan.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

* Must possess or be eligible for Connecticut Elementary Education or Reading certification.

* Must be able to produce evidence of meeting No Child Left Behind (NCLB) requirements, as applicable.

* Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to deliver content in the classroom.

* Knowledge of the SRBI process.

* Ability to relate successfully with staff, families and students from diverse backgrounds, experiences and skill levels.

* Demonstrated ability to implement differentiated instruction and build upon the strengths and challenges of a multi-cultural and multi-racial classroom/district.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Apply Online, including all required attachments.