English Teacher

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English Teacher Job Description

 

Title: English Teacher

 

Job Summary:

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced English teacher to join our team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for teaching a range of English courses to students at various grade levels. The English teacher will create and implement engaging lesson plans that align with state standards and promote students' critical thinking, reading, writing, and communication skills.

 

Responsibilities:

 

     Plan, prepare, and deliver high-quality English lessons that align with state standards and meet the diverse needs of students.

     Use a variety of teaching methods and technologies to accommodate students' learning styles and abilities.

     Create and maintain a positive and inclusive classroom environment that promotes respect, responsibility, and positive behaviour.

     Assess student learning through formal and informal methods and use the results to guide instruction and differentiate learning.

     Provide timely and constructive feedback to students on their assignments and progress.

     Collaborate with other teachers, staff, and parents to support student's academic and social development.

     Communicate regularly with parents regarding students' progress, behaviour, and needs.

     Participate in professional development and training opportunities to enhance teaching skills and stay current on educational trends and research.

     Adhere to school policies, procedures, and regulations.

 

Requirements:

 

     Bachelor's degree in English, education, or related field.

     Valid teaching certification or license.

     Minimum of two years of experience teaching English at the secondary level.

     Strong knowledge of English language arts, literature, and writing.

     Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

     Ability to differentiate instruction and adapt to students' needs.

     Knowledge of educational technologies and their integration into teaching.

     Ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, staff, and parents.

 

Preferred qualifications:

 

     Master's degree in English, education, or related field.

     Experience teaching Advanced Placement (AP) English courses.

     Experience teaching in a diverse or multicultural setting.

 

This job description is not exhaustive and may be amended at any time at the discretion of the employer.