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HS ELA TEACHER, WACO, TX (# 17-10-11-01-0054 )

UT - UCS Methodist Children's Home Campus

University of Texas-University Charter School

Waco , Texas (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2857562
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted: December 7, 2017
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Provides students with learning activities and experiences to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth. Enables students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in society. Create a classroom environment conducive to learning and appropriate for the physical, social, and emotional development of students. Effectively plan and use appropriate instructional interventions, strategies, activities, materials, and equipment to add educational value for each student. ESL, GT, at-risk, etc. Comply with UT-UCS curriculum standards and all relevant policies and procedures UT, UT-UCS, and campus. Implement each student's IEP and 504 accommodations as stated. Establish and maintain open communication with the principal, professional support personnel, teachers, facility staff, parents, and students. Manage student behavior effectively and in accordance with the treatment plan if applicable, the Student Code of Conduct and the student handbook. Conduct ongoing, formal, and informal assessment of student learning. Utilize data effectively to inform instruction. Participate in faculty meetings, committee meetings and staff development as required.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category: Classroom Teacher > English & Language Arts
  • Welcome to UT - UCS Methodist Children's Home Campus!

    UT-UCS is a TRS participating public school district that provides educational services on site to students in residential treatment. This campus is located in Waco, Texas at the Methodist Children's Home. Visit the UT-UCS website for more information about this campus. Learn more about us...


    Equal Opportunity Employer

    University of Texas-University Charter School is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Valid Texas teaching certificate for ELA grades 7-12. Knowledge of assigned subject or subjects. Understanding of TEKS and the curriculum standards of the State of Texas. General knowledge of curriculum and instruction. Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills. Ability to work in a non-traditional school setting with special needs students of varying abilities and interests. Maintain awareness of individual differences i.e., culture, disability, ethnicity, gender, race, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status or other factors and respond in ways that acknowledges the other person's perspective, experiences and voice. Maintain awareness and understanding of the role that trauma may play in the lives of our students. Proficiency in technology and technology applications to the level specified by the district. Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university. Valid Texas teaching certification. This position requires fingerprinting. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.
    • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

    Contact Information

    • Michelle Arocha, Executive Principal
    • 1111 Herring Ave.
    • Waco, Texas 76708

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