Company Info


Kansas City Public Schools
2901 Troost Ave.
Kansas City, MO, United States
Phone: 816-418-7276
Web Site: www.kcpublicschools.org

Upper Elementary Spanish Immersion-Bilingual 1390 Foreign Language Academy

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Job ID:

18281

Location:

Kansas City, MO, United States 

Category:

Education

Salary:

$45,000 per month
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Job Views:

176

Zip Code:

64109

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

08.23.2021
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Occupations:

Education: Classroom Teaching level3, Early Childhood Care & Development, Elementary School, Junior-High School, Special Education

Job Description:

PURPOSE OF JOB:  Provides total immersion education and core language instruction.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  include the following. 

 

  1. Teaches core subjects to students in a foreign language. 
  2. Prepares course objectives and outline for course of study following curriculum guidelines or requirements of state and school.
  3. Prepares, administers and corrects tests; records results.
  4. Assigns lessons, corrects papers, and hears oral presentation.
  5. Maintains order in the classroom.
  6. Keeps attendance and grade records as required by the school.
  7. Counsels pupils when adjustment and academic problems arise.
  8. Discusses pupils’ academic and behavioral attitudes and achievements with parents.
  9. Assist with the development and implementation of 2nd Language teaching curriculum.
  10. Attends on-going training and professional development to maintain success of program.
  11. Learns current teaching strategies and procedures to assure success of the foreign language program.
  12. Adheres to all district policies and procedures that pertain to KCMSD teacher employees.
  13. Assists Foreign Language Resource teacher as needed.
  14. Speaks English and Spanish fluently.
  15. Other duties as assigned.

 

Job Requirements:

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree (or in the case of a foreign transcript, the equivalent thereof)  in Education from a 4-year college or university
  • Native or near native fluency in the language to be taught
  • Possess good skills in speaking and writing English.
  • Hold or be eligible for Elementary Education (1-6) Certification and/or Early Childhood (PK-3) Certification.

NOTE:  Possessing a language certification is not sufficient

  • Must have a good command of academic, as well as conversational language in the target language
  • Demonstrated experience and/or training in current techniques and skills in teaching elementary level students
  • Good interpersonal skills and communication abilities