USD #402-Augusta is seeking an individual for a classified position as the ESOL Instructor/Para Educator for USD 402. The job is posted on the district website and on KEEB (Kansas Teaching Jobs). Below is the job description.
Title: ESOL Instructor/Para Educator
Hourly Rate:Beginning Wage: $15.00 per hour
Weekly Hours: 19.5 hours per week
Deadline: February 15, 2019
February 22, 2019
Last student contact day of the 2018-2019 school year.
Transition: A transition meeting will be scheduled
for the new instructor to meetwith the current instructor/para educator and District ESOL Coordinator to assist with the transition.
Professional Learning: The ELL Instructor/Para Educator will
have the opportunity to complete an Introductory ELL training with ESSDACK`s consultant, Robi Alstrom. USD 402 will cover the registration fee and will
ESL Endorsement Opportunity: If the individual hired has a current teaching license and would like to earn their ESL endorsement, USD 402 will cover the cost of the assessment preparation workshop as well as the Praxis assessment fee. This workshop series will assist participants in the preparation for the ESL Praxis. See addl details below.
Workshop: ESL Classroom Essentials:Improving Instruction, Preparing for the Praxis (June 3,4,5,6, 2019)
This four-day series of workshops will help teachers understand foundational information in order to implement effective strategies to serve the English Language Learner. Participants will leave with experiences in the following areas: o Linguistics of the English Language of Theories of Language Acquisition o Instructional Theory and Teaching Techniques o Student Engagement and Management o Assessments o Cultural Understanding o Legal and Ethical Issues Title III funds can be used on this workshop series. Information gained from this four-day workshop series will assist participants in the preparation for the ESL Praxis. Materials are included in the workshop price.
Interested applicant must setup an account through KEEB and include a letter of interest and credentials.
the districtESOL Director,
Jeremy Bowman. He can be reached at 775-7561 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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Augusta School District believes that “Student Success is #1”. Augusta USD 402 is a 4A school district located 15 minutes east of Wichita. We enjoy the advantages of a small town and the opportunities of being located close to Wichita.
USD 402 curently educates 2262 students in four elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school. We offer a four year old at risk pre-k program, all day kindergarten, special education services, and a wide variety academic and athletic course/activites .
Teachers are provided with quality mentoring services, professional learning opportunities, and technology devices (i.e. laptops, iPads, interactive whiteboards, classroom projectors), and with the support of a district-wide bond issue, the district recently updated several of its facilities, incuding two new elementary schools.