|Title:||2014 Summer ProjectJump Start ESL TchrsRB 13-125|
RECRUITMENT BULLETIN #13-125 2014 SUMMER PROGRAM
APRIL 23, 2014 TITLE III - PROJECT JUMP START
ESL TEACHERS - FULL DAYS
GRADES K - 12
The Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Pamela C. Brown, Ed.D. is interested in receiving applications
from qualified candidates for teaching positions at the following Schools:
ENGLISH AS SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL) TEACHERS
Location: #45 International School
Full day classes to be held: July 8 – August 1, 2014 from 7:50 am to 2:30 pm
Candidates must complete an application form available on the District website, www.buffaloschools.org.
Applications successfully received will generate a confirmation email to the account listed on the application. If you do not receive a confirmation email, we cannot guarantee that your application was received. You must submit an application until you receive a confirmation email.
Candidates must be New York State or Buffalo certified in ESL. Priority will be given to qualified permanent/tenured/probationary/temporary Buffalo Public School teachers, currently assigned and teaching ESL, grades K-12, in the Buffalo Public Schools.
To assist newly arrived Limited English Proficient (LEP) students with pre-literacy skills, fundamental literacy development, basic academics and school acculturation in preparation for September. The program will provide service to LEP/ELL students who arrived in the 2013-2014 school year or who are at the beginning level of English proficiency, and who need additional support to prepare them for the upcoming school year.
Position requires the planning, organization, and implementation of the appropriate instructional program to address the learning needs of the students; to guide and encourage students to develop and fulfill their potential in both curricular and extracurricular activities.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Duties are normally performed in a school/classroom environment. Duties may be conducted in work-related community settings and/or occasionally performed on study trips away from the school.
Three paid Teacher Orientation Sessions will be scheduled in June 2014. Each session will last 2 hours and will be held after school. Chosen candidates are encouraged to attend. Also, a paid teacher preparation session is scheduled for July 7, 2014 (3 hour session). Chosen candidates are encouraged to attend.
Please review the dates carefully. For the benefit of the students and continuity of the program, teachers are expected to serve the full term of the program. If you cannot commit to the entire program, you may apply to work as a replacement teacher for absent teachers.
Appointment will be made by the Board of Education upon the recommendation of the Superintendent following assessment of ESL teaching experience, seniority, training, credentials and evaluation of service. Interviews shall be scheduled where appropriate.
SALARY: Teacher rate based on BTF contract.
FUND #: Pending Funding
FOR FILING: MAY 7, 2014
DR. PAMELA C. BROWN
SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS