Education America Network Jobs RSS Feed http://www.educationamerica.net Education America Network RSS Feed en-us Career Navigator - Adult Basic Education (TEMPORARY-1 YEAR) at Shoreline Community College, WA http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2341326 I-BEST, ESL, BFET, CEO, WorkFirst, Counseling, and AdvisingShoreline Community College is a comprehensive community college dedicated to inclusive excellence... http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2341326 Medical Assistant Instructor / Part-time at Renton Technical College, WA http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2341249 Basic math and math for pharmacology; Have taken, or after initial employment begin taking, professional-technical teacher training courses.... http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2341249 Teacher, Dual Language 1st Grade (English) at Kent School District, WA http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2317646 Kent School District is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s): Teacher, Dual Language 1st Grade (English) 1.0 FTE - NO1706 BASIC FUNCTION: Under the direction of the principal, this position provides the leadershipto plan, organize, and present instruction and instructional environments that help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their educational and social development in becoming fully bilingual, biliterate, and bicultural within a 50/50 dual language programMajor duties of the teacher include, but are not limited to: management of instructional time; management of student behavior; instructional presentation; instructional monitoring of student performance; instructional feedback; facilitating instruction; interacting within the educational environment; and performing non-instructional duties Essential job duties are as follows: Assists the principal in achieving school and district objectives and carrying out policies established by the Board of Directors to Successfully Prepare All Students for Their FutureDirects and evaluates the learning experiences of the students in two languages; both curricular and co-curricular activitiesProvides guidance to students that will promote their educational development in two languagesProvides guidance in two languages to students that promotes good citizenshipDevelops progress monitoring systems to track progress on individual student goals and objectivesAdjusts instruction when there are significant differences between actual and predicted performance in two languages Provides and models direct instruction utilizing best practicesWorks in conjunction with instructional colleagues to analyze and interpret student achievement data for the purpose of determining individual instructional needsCollaborates with instructional colleagues to analyze student work relative to content standards to improve classroom instruction and student achievement Supports instructional colleagues in the use of standards-based core and supplemental materialsCollaborates with district office and building administrators to implement comprehensive and powerful instructional programs which ensure that students meet state standardsParticipates in site meetings, and collaborates with general education teachers, special education teachers, Educational Staff Associate staff, and classified staff in monitoring education programsParticipates in effective instructional support trainings, curriculum development and technical assistance compliance trainingsCollaborates with teachers/building staff to ensure a consistent and coordinated academic program/intervention plan for struggling learnersCollaborates with Inclusive Education Services and Instructional Services to ensure a comprehensive and coherent continuum of services for students, utilizing instructional fidelity Maintains professional competency by attending district and other staff development conferences and workshopsCommunicates regularly with parents in a positive and constructive mannerMaintains order in the classroom and in the buildingMaintains adequate and careful records as required by the principal and districtProvides for the care of school property and appropriate use of supplies, equipment, and utilitiesServes on committees and works on special projectsAssumes responsibility for co-curricular and other duties beyond regular classroom activities as determined by the principal and agreed upon by the teacher.Performs all other duties as assigned REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's degree.Bilingual and biliterate in Spanish and English.Washington endorsement in one of the following areas; Bilingual Education or Elementary Education.Meet No Child Left Behind (NCLB) criteria as a "highly qualified" teacher in Elementary CurriculumPREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Master's degree in related field.Proven successful experience in working with bilingual education.Proven successful experience teaching in urban public education.Proven successful experience in an ethnically diverse public school district.Proven successful experience in working and learning in a Professional Learning CommunityREQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES: Knowledge of: Current research-based strategies and instructional programs for students in a diverse, multi-cultural environment.Principles, practices, trends, goals, and objectives of public education and bilingual education.Research, best practices and technical aspects of field of specialty.Effective facilitation skills for various professional interactions with adults.Research methods and report writing techniques.Record-keeping techniques.District organization, operations, policies, and procedures.Educational and business technology programs, procedures and methods, computer equipment, and computer software necessary to perform required duties.Oral and written communication skills, including English usage, grammar, spelling, punctuation, vocabulary, composition, and skills in mathematicsAbility to: Earn trust and credibility with colleagues.Effectively model, co-teach, and co-plan with teachers.Analyze data to identify and implement appropriate instructional practices and interventions.Demonstrate leadership qualities and utilize motivational techniques and strategies in the development of an effective teaching and learning environment.Operate technology hardware and software necessary to perform assigned duties/responsibilities.Demonstrate multicultural and ethnic understanding and sensitivity, and communicate effectively with all cultural groups in the school community.Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.Write/present in a clear and concise manner for broad public appeal and interpretation.Gain cooperation through discussion and persuasion; promote consensus in groups of individuals with diverse interests and values.Facilitate and promote collaborative decision-making; facilitate conflict resolution.Analyze complex situations and synthesize diverse information carefully and adopt an effective course of action.Plan, organize, and prioritize work to meet multiple schedules and deadlines, and manage simultaneous tasks, with many interruptions.Work independently with minimum direction and supervision; work under pressure.Understand, analyze, and prepare comprehensive, narrative and statistical reports.Use effective interpersonal skills to establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with school and district personnel, parents, and external partnersJob offers are contingent on the verification of credentials, other information provided by the applicant as part of the application process including the completion of a background check which includes criminal history, and Board approval Primary Location: Neely-O'Brien Elementary SchoolSalary Range: State Salary Schedule DOE & Education / Per YearShift Type: Full-Time http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2317646 !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!