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Job Title:

Bilingual / ELL Education Classroom Teacher

Job Post ID:

20796

Posted Until:

12/31/2020

Salary:

DOE

Location:

Joliet

Hours:

1st Shift

WorkType:

Full Time

Industry

Other

Job Description:

Bilingual / ELL Education Classroom Teacher @ Washington Jr. High

JOB SUMMARY: To instruct English Language Learner students in a bilingual learning environment in order to motivate, stimulate and inspire them to learn and develop the necessary skills and knowledge of the subject matter to their greatest potential.

The information contained in this job description is in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and is not an exhaustive list of the duties performed for this position. Additional duties performed by the individual holding this position may be assigned.

Job Requirements:

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND/OR CERTIFICATION:
1. State of Illinois Professional Educator License with

a. Self-Contained General Education and/or required Endorsement for Grade Level
b. Bilingual Endorsement and/or Educator License with Stipulations (Bilingual)
2. Demonstrated capabilities in leadership, academic competence, public and community relations.
3. Fluency in the language of the target population as well as in English.
4. An understanding of cultural and linguistic diversity.
5. The familiarity of Bilingual and ESL coursework, and curricula.
6. Competent in “Best Practice” teaching methodology.
Special Note:
The Transitional Bilingual Education program provides (1) courses or subjects which a child is required by law to receive and which are required by the child's school district which shall be given in the native language of the children of limited English speaking ability who are enrolled in the program and also in English, (2) in the reading and writing of the native language of the children of limited English speaking ability who are enrolled in the program and in the oral comprehension, speaking, reading and writing of English, and (3) in the history and culture of the country, territory or geographic area which is the native land of the parents of children of limited English speaking ability who are enrolled in the program and in the history and culture of the United States. (Source: P.A. 95 793, eff. 1 1 09.)

Benefits:

Full-Time Benefits
See Joliet86.org
Salary and Benefits:
Bargaining Agreement Union Position: The salary schedules for the 2019-2022 school years click on the link: https://www.joliet86.org/file.aspx?DocumentId=9830
*Maximum 10 years full time Certified Teaching Experience

Company Information

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, sit, talk, and hear. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus.



WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters when performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
Employee experiences constant interruptions and inflexible deadlines. The noise level in this environment is quiet to moderate. Duties are performed primarily indoors and occasionally outdoors. In-district and out-of-town travel required as necessary for training and/or to carry out duties and responsibilities.

Application Instructions:

Applications are considered complete when all required materials are submitted including 1) an online application, 2) unofficial copies of all college and/or university transcripts, and 3) list three recent references with an email address from past or current professional employment. The District uses an on-line application that will be available at www.joliet86.org. All required documents should be attached to your on-line application.
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