Third Grade Teacher
Dual Immersion Academy seeks a Third Grade Teacher in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Duties (1) Attend trainings and professional development sponsored/promoted by the school; (2) Participate in school-wide activities, such as cultural events, holiday events, fundraisers; (3) Participate in professional meetings such as Team meetings, PLC meetings, Faculty meetings, IEP meetings, 504 meetings, and any other meetings as designated by administration; (4) Prepare 180-day plans, unit plans, and daily lesson plans according to the Utah state core/common core curriculum; (5) Coordinate with the grade-level team, other grade level teams, and school administration to maximize instructional and non-instructional opportunities for students; (6) Manage the classroom effectively by rewarding students for good behavior and holding students accountable for misbehavior; (7) Follow the mission of the school, including adherence to and implementation of the 90% Spanish10% English immersion model; (8) Engaging students in the learning objectives as outlined in the 180-day, unit, and daily lesson plans; (9) Assessing and grading students appropriately and effectively per the 180-day, unit, and daily lesson plans to both inform instruction and to hold student accountable; (10) Maintain active and open communication with the parents/guardians of the students by participating in school events, such as Back-to-School Nights and Parent/Teacher conferences, and by communicating via phone, email, and letter; and (11) such other related duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Requirements: (1) Bachelor’s degree in Education or related field; (2) Hold or be eligible to obtain a valid Utah State Teaching License with elementary education endorsement; (3) Demonstrable working knowledge of: (a) the core curriculum established by the Utah State Office of Education; and (b) best practice pedagogy typically used in the United States; (4) Possess strong classroom management skills; and (5) possess native-level fluency in Spanish and English and strong oral and written abilities in both languages.
Send resumes to: Dual Immersion Academy, Attn: Michael Westover, 1155 South Glendale Drive, Salt Lake City, Utah 84104, or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.