Colegio San Jose Hermosillo, Son., México
04 jul., 2019Preescolar/Primaria
Job Summary Teach English as a Foreign Language in Mexico! ESL/EFL Teachers needed for a private PreK-6 school. Content-based, all-skills bilingual program. Details of Position Institution: Colegio San Jose’ is a private school providing PreK-6 instruction in content areas (English, Spanish, Math, science, etc.), accredited by the State of Sonora, Mexico. A major goal is to have English class (ESL PreK-6) taught by native speakers with TESL training (experience and Elementary Teacher training, as well as with the implementation of a Balanced Literacy program desired). We have a philosophy of active learning, especially for all subjects and have a Positive Discipline program for the whole school. Duties : Teachers are expected to work Monday to Friday, from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm, and be available after those hours depending on activities and responsibilities. Daily/weekly responsibilities include but are not limited to: Teaching: providing quality instruction based on prescribed curriculum, to multiple classes of students per day. Develop and administer formative and summative assessments. Monitor student outcomes and develop plans for student improvement. Duty: Monitor and engage students as they enter school, during recess and exit school. Lesson Planning: teachers are required to submit weekly lesson plans to supervising coordinator to include materials needed and requests for necessary copies. Meetings: teachers attend weekly departmental or faculty meetings for professional development or information sharing. Teachers also participate in a weekly one on one meeting with supervising coordinator. In addition to the regular school day, there are several special events that the school holds throughout the school year where teachers are expected to participate (Christmas Play, Parents meetings, sporting events, professional development/training, etc.) Occasionally an event may occur on a saturday. Teachers at our school are expected to participate actively and implement the schools rules and expectations based on a positive discipline approach. Teachers at San José must be able to think flexibly, act quickly, work both independently and collaboratively with other teachers, families and administrators. Additionally our teachers must embody the school’s philosophy and values. Qualifications Bachelor degree in Education, EFL/ESL Certification or Teacher Certification. Teaching experience in primary school is highly desired. (Knowledge and experience with the On Our Way to English Curriculum, Positive Discipline Approach, Guided Reading and Writer's Workshop would be an asset.) Contract Period: School year contract: August 2019 - June 2020 (renewal of contract for more years desired). TO APPLY, SEND 1) A detailed and current resume. 2) Three professional references that include telephone and email contact. 3) A cover letter explaining your interest in this position and your qualifications.