Classroom Teacher - Lindbergh Schools
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: English as a Second Language (ESL)
Job Title: ESL Teacher - Truman Middle School
Job Location: Lindbergh Schools
Beginning: Aug 12, 2019
Deadline: Apr 30, 2019**
District: Lindbergh Schools
St. Louis, MO 63126
Telephone: 314-729-2480 EXT 8620
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Job Description:
CERTIFIED Opportunity for 2019/2020  >  ESL Teacher - Truman Middle School 
  • 2019/2020 Contract Dates are 8/12/19 - 5/22/20
  • 2019/2020 Base Teacher's Salary of $39,234
  • Full benefits included
  • Missouri State Certification Required
  • Application Deadline: Position to remain posted until filled

 
QUALIFICATIONS:       
  • State teacher certification with English as a Second Language endorsement.
  • Master’s degree in education, English as a Second Language, or Special Education preferred.
  • Leadership and organizational qualities which include the ability to facilitate teams, communicate collaboratively, train and lead others, and coordinate data
  • Working knowledge and understanding of language proficiency and English Learner development
 
 
SUMMARY:
 
The ESL Teacher provides specialized instruction for the purposes of developing the students’ abilities to effectively perform courses of study in English and acquire the English language.
 
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
 
  1. Provide evaluation and testing for non-English speaking and limited proficiency students.
  2. Provide instruction to each ESL/LEP student appropriate to his/her level as determined by informal and formal assessments.
  3. Maintain records for each student’s individual and academic instructional program.
  4. Facilitate frequent and effective home-school communication by coordinating: conferences; written communication; other meetings/events; and administrative support for interpreting, translations, etc.
  5. Provide referral to existing guidance and counseling as well as other support resources within the district where appropriate.
  6. Provide assessment for newly arriving non-English speaking students.
  7. Confer with classroom teachers regarding each student’s program.
  8. Participate in in-service and teacher training provided by the district.
  9. Meet with program director or ESL supervisor at regular intervals.
  10. Assign grades to ESL students.
  11. Provide support and resource information to classroom teachers and the building intervention team.
 
OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES:
  1. Strive to improve professional competence.
  2. Support the total school program by observing curricular and extra-curricular student activities.
  3. Exhibit dependability and punctuality in assigned duties.
  4. Display appropriate personal and professional traits that exhibit a positive role model for students.
  5. Take all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities.
  6. Strive to achieve the objectives and expectations of the Teacher Performance Evaluation Plan.
  7. Collaborate with Intervention Specialists and share pertinent information with building administration and intervention teams.
  8. Complete other duties as assigned by the Superintendent or his/her designee.
 
 
 If you are interested in applying for this position, go to the electronic applications on the Lindbergh web site (https://lindbergh.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx). Register for an account by creating a user name and password. Click on the posting to complete the required online application for consideration of this position - Thank you.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Lindbergh Schools considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected status.
We appreciate your interest in Lindbergh Schools!

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.

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