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Secondary ESL Teacher

Company: Brenham Indipendent School District
Location: Brenham
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Must hold the following certifications:

ESL

ELAR 4-8 OR ELAR 7-12.

Brenham Independent School District - Job Description

Job Title/Position:

Secondary ESL Teacher

Department/School:

Various Campuses

Pay Information:

Days: 187

Supervised By:

Special Programs Director

FLSA:

Exempt

Date Revised:

February 2019

Primary Purpose:

Provide English language development through the application of sheltered instruction strategies.

Accelerate English language proficiency for English Learners participating in the ESL program.

Provide English language arts and reading instruction using the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) and English Language Proficiency Standards (ELPS).

Assist in coordination with the LPAC to provide instructional support for English Learners.

Qualifications (Experience/Education/Certification):

Bachelor's Degree

Valid Texas Teacher Certification for secondary grade levels (fifth grade through twelfth grade)

Valid Texas ESL Certification

Minimum of 2 years of effective teaching working with English Learners preferred

Major Responsibilities:

Student Management -

  • Provide instruction to English Learners in a pull-out or an inclusionary classroom setting commensurate to language proficiency level
  • Develop and implement lesson plans, both individually and in collaboration with classroom teachers that are linguistically accommodated and differentiated according to language proficiency level
  • Communicate with teachers, administrators, and parents as needed
  • Monitor student achievement data and interpret report, and act on results
  • Maintain all necessary student records required by the ESL or Bilingual program

Other -

  • Successfully implement professional development activities that accelerate the English language proficiency of students
  • Use student data systematically and routinely to guide instructional decisions to meet the needs of English Learners
  • Collaborate with general education and special education teachers to ensure student's linguistic and instructional needs are being met
  • Keep informed of and comply with federal, state, district, and school regulations and policies for English Learners
  • Attend and participate in faculty meetings and serve on staff committees as required
  • Be an advocate for and ensure that English Learners have an equitable educational opportunity

Special Knowledge/Skills:

  • Participate as a member of the campus Language Proficiency Assessment Committee (LPAC) as required
  • Apply knowledge of state and district policies and procedures surrounding the Language Proficiency Assessment Committee (LPAC)
  • Ability to analyze, interpret, and use student data to guide intervention and instruction
  • Monitor student progress through TELPAS and other formative and summative evaluation consistently and use results to plan linguistically appropriate instruction
  • Administer appropriate assessments to measure language proficiency according to state and district guidelines
  • Demonstrate strong organizational, communication, public relations, and interpersonal skills

Supervisory Responsibilities:

None.

Working Conditions (Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Demands):

Ability to maintain emotional control under stress.

Ability to work with frequent interruptions.

Ability to work with students, parents, peers, and superiors especially during stressful periods of time.

Keywords: Brenham Indipendent School District, College Station , Secondary ESL Teacher, Other , Brenham, Texas

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