Spanish Teacher, K-5

  • Amber Charter School
  • 3120 Corlear Avenue, The Bronx, NY, USA
  • Sep 08, 2020
Full time Education

Job Description

Start Date: 9/2/2019

Required Education

A Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree from an accredited university and New York State Teacher Certification are required.

Experience & Skills

  • Teaching experience required.
  • Experience in charter school preferred.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the subjects taught
  • Demonstrate the ability to differentiate instruction to meet the needs of all students, keep clear and organized records i.e., conference logs, attendance, anecdotes and portfolios to document student progress.
  • Prepare students effectively in order to demonstrate optimum performance on standardized tests, promote academic rigor and success for all students.
  • Ability to communicate with parents through conferences and other means to discuss students’ progress and interpret the school program, utilize a variety of appropriate materials and resources.
  • Must have the ability to maintain an organized, structured, and disciplined classroom environment to maximize instruction, maintain an effective system of assessments in the monitoring and planning for student progress

Responsibilities

  • Provide students with the foundations of Spanish Language history and appreciation.
  • Provide students with the opportunities to apply their skills in reading, writing, speaking and appreciation of other cultures.
  • Integrate music, movement, and art within Spanish lessons
  • Keep self and organization current with arts teaching practices
  • Comply with school policies and regulations.
  • Work cooperatively with all staff.
  • Relate positively to parents and other community members.
  • Be prompt and accurate with required records and reports.
  • Be an active member of one or more school educational committees.
  • To engage change in professional development individuality, in teams and as part of all staff activities.
  • Use student performance data to tailor and differentiate curriculum to individual students and to determine small groupings and modifications.
  • Plan effectively and successfully demonstrate implementation of lesson plans and curriculum unit plans
  • Develop and utilize developmentally appropriate assessment instruments.
  • Use available technology/instructional media to enhance the student’s learning experiences
  • Assists with the supervision or lunch and recess
  • Provide small group instruction and intervention as needed for our English Language program