Job Posting:

Altshuler Learning Enhancement Center at SMU

April 11, 2014

Position: Coordinator

Coordinator will work mainly with accommodations for students with physical, medical, and psychiatric conditions, but they must be familiar with LD/ADHD documentation as well. Coordinator will work with a team of four other professional. The deadline to apply is April 15th. Contact information for the position:

Alexa Taylor, MS, LPC-S
Disability Accommodations & Success Strategies ­ (DASS)
Associate Director, ­ Altshuler Learning Enhancement Center
Southern Methodist University
Phone: 214-768-1918
alexat@smu.edu
www.smu.edu/alec/dass

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gogclementine

April 9, 2014

gogoC Intern Job Description

gogoclementine is a team of experts in childhood well-being.  We channel this expertise into one-on-one interactions with children whose families seek to be healthier.  Our unique offering of services bridges the gap for busy parents by engaging children in half day or full day healthy habit modeling and education, including an organic meals and snacks, physical activity, and homework help.

At gogoC, we believe that children who start healthy habits early in life will reach their maximum potential in youth and as adults.  By changing behavior and elevating potential individual by individual, our world will collectively become a healthier, happier place.

The gogoC team is seeking interns with a passion for child wellness to help us build the framework for our service and be our gogoCoaches this summer.  gogoCoaches are the lynchpin of our business, creating change by working directly with children.

Specific Responsibilities:

Be an ambassador of the gogoclementine model of well-being

  • Attend all required gogoclementine training
  • Live the gogoclementine lifestyle
  • Represent the gogoclementine brand at community events, classes, etc.

Leverage gogoclementine training and resources to develop tailored plans for clients

  • Gather information on client needs and preferences during client kickoff meetings
  • Select and modify snack, dinner, and lunch recipes from gogoclementine guidebook based on client needs
  • Create daily plan for physical activity and health education client experience

Deliver the gogoclementine experience to clients with passion, consistency, and effectiveness

  • Grocery shop and/or provide shopping list to client for required ingredients for snacks, dinners, and lunches
  • Execute gogoclementine model according to daily plans
  • Provide additional services as required (such as picking child up from school)

Requirements:

  • Completed or currently pursuing BA/BS in Nutrition, Physiology, Kinesiology, Education, Child Development or other relevant field

You are:

  • Passionate about the field of health and well-being
  • Believe a holistic approach is the most effective way to lead a healthier life and clearly engage in this lifestyle yourself
  • Enjoy and have experience with children between the ages of 7 and 11 (pre-adolescent)
  • Naturally inspire trust and confidence, especially in parents
  • Creative, independent, and open to the ambiguity of a start up environment
  • Responsible, reliable, and self-motivated
  • Friendly, positive, and fun

To Apply:  Send resume to amy@gogoclementine.com

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North Texas Charter SChool Career Fair

April 9, 2014

New Flyer

North Texas Charter School Career Fair

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Dallas ISD Job Fair

April 9, 2014

HCM_Job Fair_April 26

Dallas ISD Job Fair

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Bayles Elementary, Dallas ISD

April 9, 2014

Teacher positions available at Bayles Elementary in Dallas ISD.   Contact Principal Nikia Smith at Niksmith@dallasisd.org or call 972-749-8900 to find out more about openings.  She is looking for general education teachers as well as bilingual education teachers.

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KIPP Elementary in Houston

April 7, 2014

A brand new KIPP elementary school in Houston is looking for teachers for Pre-K, 1st Grade, and Fine Arts teachers.  If you are interested please contact Alexis Rios at arios@mail.smu.edu.

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McCulloch Intermediate School, HPISD

April 3, 2014

Job opening for an Intermediate 5th Grade Math Teacher at McCulloch Intermediate School in HPISD.  If interested please visit www.hpisd.org.

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Akiba Academy of Dallas

March 27, 2014

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY IN NAEYC ACCREDITED EARLY CHILDHOOD PROGRAM WORKING WITH CHILD WITH SPECIAL NEEDS

 ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS . . .

Akiba Academy of Dallas, is looking for a part-time assistant teacher to work as a shadow for a child in our school with special needs.

Must love working with preschool-age children, be nurturing and responsible, and have a desire to learn and grow in our professional early childhood environment.

For more information, please contact Jordana Bernstein at 214-295-3400 ext. 1100 or send your resume to jbernstein@akibaacademy.org.

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Harmony Job Fair

March 26, 2014   

We will have a job fair this Saturday, March 29th at 9:00 am. It will be at our business campus which is located at 8080 W. George Bush Pkwy., Dallas, Texas.  Just off Coit and George Bush.

If teachers can’t make it, they can always put an application on our website, www.harmonytx.org.  We are going to hire throughout the summer as needs arise.

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Southern Teaching Agency

                   March 24, 2014                    

Southern Teachers Agency currently has 988 vacancies listed by schools for the 2014-15 academic year! 

Each year, STA helps hundreds of teachers and coaches find jobs at outstanding college preparatory schools throughout the South—nearly 600 schools in 16 states from Texas to Florida to Pennsylvania.

Please click on any of the links below for information about current vacancy listings.

Art Latin
Chinese Learning Specialist
Counselor Math
Drama Media Specialist/Librarian
Elementary Music/Chorus/Band
English Physical Education
ESL Science
French Spanish
History/Social Studies Technology

 

In addition, we presently have numerous Administrative Opportunities listed around the South.

General Requirements:

  • Elementary Education: teacher certification required and, typically, 3 years      of full time teaching experience
  • Art, Physical Education, and Music: teacher certification strongly preferred
  • Learning Specialist:  teacher certification required
  • Media Specialist/Library:  MLS (or comparable degree) required
  • Counselor:  master’s degree in counselor education, but not necessarily for College Counselors
  • Administration:   master’s degree in administration preferred for most jobs
  • For most other middle- and high-school teaching positions, a bachelor’s degree with a major in the teaching field (or at least a minor) is essential.  Teacher certification is  preferred, but not always required.

Application process: 

Click here to Apply to be an STA Candidate.  You’ll be asked to submit a resume and cover letter along with the STA application.

Job Fairs:

Throughout the hiring season, STA will host 12 virtual recruitment fairsThursdays @ STA!  Registered STA candidates may participate in these fairs and will have the opportunity to meet school administrators through prescheduled, real-time digital interviews for vacancies, with zero travel and zero registration costs.  In order to participate in the next virtual fair of 2014 on March 27th, interested students should apply to STA for candidacy as soon as possible. For more information about Thursdays @ STA, click here.

Please visit our website or contact:

Southern Teachers Agency
Charlottesville, Virginia
Tel (434) 295-9122

www.SouthernTeachers.com

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ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program

March 24, 2014

Blog - Flyer

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Crandall ISD

March 17 , 2014

Crandall ISD is hosting an upcoming Teacher Job Fair on Saturday, March 29, 2014.

Please see the attached flyer for details.

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Uplift Peak High School

March 17 , 2014

We have two positions for 2014-2015 to teach Web Technologies in Dallas at our Uplift Peak High School and Uplift Heights High School.  Applicants should complete the online application here:

https://uplift.tx01.teams360.net/submission/EntryPointBrowseJobPostingsAction.do?applicantType=external

Once their online application has been completed, they should send their resume to me at: dblier@uplifteducation.org.

Daniel Blier
10th Grade Web Technologies & FBLA Adviser

CTE Content Teacher Leader
Uplift Peak Preparatory

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All Saints’ Episcopal School

March 17 , 2014

All Saints’ Episcopal School has the following vacancies:

Upper School English

Upper School English / History

Upper School Physics / Solar Car project Middle School Latin

We are looking for individuals who:

*   Love kids.

*   Are passionate about and expert in their subjects.

*   Are team players.

*   Are pedagogical experts.

*   Are willing to work hard.

If you are interested please contact Mike Albritton, Dean of Academic Studies, at 817-717-4974 or mikealbritton@aseschool.org

 

All Saints’ Episcopal School

9700 Saints Circle, FortWorth, TX  76108

Direct: 817-717-4974

Fax: 817-560-5722

www.asesftw.org

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Wylie Independent School District

March 4, 2014

Wylie

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KIPP Tutoring

March 4, 2014

KIPP

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Dallas Arboretum

February 26, 2014

​Summer Education Internship Program, June 2–August 15

FULL AND PART-TIME POSITIONS | $11/hr

The Arboretum is seeking college students who enjoy working with children for an exciting summer opportunity. Summer interns will work in our fun and lively children’s summer camps. Eligible students must have completed at least one year of college. Experience working with children is a plus.

Applications will be accepted March 1 – April 15. To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to ​akwik@dallasarboretum.org. On-site interviews are required and will be scheduled late March/early April. Applicants attending college out of state need to indicate availability to attend an on-site interview. Positions are filled on a rolling basis.

http://www.dallasarboretum.org/contact/employment-opportunities

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Club Scientific

February 24, 2014

2014 Wanted Flyer SMU

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Substitute Teaching Position

February 18, 2014

If you are looking for substitute teaching positions, Erik Jonsson Community school is looking for good teachers.  Please feel free to contact Karen Norris, knorris@jonssonschool.org.   Erik Jonsson is a wonderful environment with caring teachers and enthusiastic students.

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The J Early Childhood Center

February 13, 2014

JOB DESCRIPTION:
PRESCHOOL TEACHERS AND SUBSTITUTES EXPERIENCED WITH 12 MONTHS THROUGH 5 YEARS OF AGE. (Immediate opportunities are available for two year old teachers)

These positions are full time and/or part time. The perfect candidate will have at least five years’ experience teaching preschool, an education related degree and references.  A candidate in the process of getting their degree or those with a CDA may be eligible.  CPR/Infant CPR and First Aid certifications are required.  The ideal candidate will work well in a team atmosphere, follow school policies, and communicate well both verbally and in writing.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
The following job responsibilities and understanding is necessary:

  • Both recognizes and understands the power of interactions with students and the effects on learning and behavior
  • Focused on planning a safe, healthy, supportive and respectful learning environment
  • Experience in planning emergent curriculum that is based on a consistent school-wide thematic framework yet is highly individualized by classroom
  • Understands different approaches to learning and can differentiate based on both individual and group needs
  • Is proactive in the advancement of children’s physical, intellectual, social, and emotional development
  • Confident in multiple strategies to foster productive relationships with families
  • Maintains a commitment to professionalism both within and outside the confines of the school
  • Familiar with observing and recording children’s behavior and allowing these findings to guide instruction
  •  Understands and can articulate the principles of child growth and development
  • Experience with Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word are a bonus.
  • Experience with on-line share sites will be helpful.
  • Flexible hours available

**Only qualified applicants with references need apply. Pay is commensurate with experience.**

Please contact Lisa Jackey if interested.

Lisa Jackey, Curriculum Coordinator

Direct: 214-239-7162

ljackey@jccdallas.org

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ECI Language School in Dallas

February 10, 2014

ECI Language School:

ECI Language School in Dallas, Texas is looking for ESL Instructors.

Qualifications:

Master’s degree in TESOL/Linguistics or Related field with a minimum of 2 years teaching experience.

Email resume: eci@ionet.net or call (972)239-8555

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Cardinal Scholars

February 10, 2014

Join our platform!

Cardinal Scholars is an in-home and online tutoring company that matches exceptional tutors affiliated with top universities with elementary, middle, and high school students in need of additional academic support. We now offer our services to the Dallas-Ft. Worth area and seek tutoring candidates who meet the following hiring criteria:

 

  • Are fantastic teachers and have experience teaching others
  • Are academically curious and intelligent
  • Love working with kids and are comfortable working in a home environment
  • Are responsible, creative and motivated
  • Attend or have graduated from SMU

 

There are many benefits to joining the Cardinal Scholars platform. These include:

 

  • Freedom to work within your own schedule (we expect you to be taking classes yourself!)
  • Tutor between 2-10 hours per week
  • Competitive compensation starting at $20/hr
  • Get to know great families from the community who will really appreciate your help!

 

Interested? Apply here: http://www.cardinalscholars.com/apply.php

To learn more about our company, visit http://cardinalscholars.com

 

Established in cities around the country, we are just entering the Dallas-Ft. Worth tutoring market. As such, coming on board as a tutor is not a guarantee of immediate tutoring work, but it offers the opportunity to be considered for any tutoring jobs we receive in your area for in person tutoring and around the country for online tutoring, as we receive them in the coming weeks and months.

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Midway Independent School District Job Fair

February 4, 2014

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Hegi Career Development Center

February 3, 2014

Students, please check out the link listed below to learn about employer relations at the Hegi Career Center here on Campus at SMU!

http://www.smu.edu/StudentAffairs/Career/Events

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Wesley-Rankin Community Center

January 30, 2014

TEAM MEMBERS WANTED

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DISD Information Session

January 29, 2014

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DISD Information Session

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Memphis Tennessee

January 8, 2014

If you are a certified teacher and interested in teaching in Memphis, Tennessee please contact Michael Whaley, mwhaley@memphiscollegeprep.org

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Seagonville Elementary

December 17, 2013

Second grade position open at Seagonville Elementary.  Individuals interested in interviewing and have a valid teachering certificate that covers grade 2, please contact the school Office Manager, Renea Bynum at 972-892-7900 for an interview.  Immediate response is appreciated, as Seagonville Elementary is hoping to fill the position quickly.

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Lake Highlands Jr. High

December 16, 2013

Former SMU student who now teaches at Lake Highlands Jr. High looking for good substitutes, she teaches Texas History.  If you are interested contact Kaitlyn Eidson at  Kaitlyn.Eidson@richardson.k12.tx.us

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Harmony Science Academy in Fort Worth

December 16, 2013

We are currently looking for an elementary special education teacher to begin immediately at Harmony Science Academy in
Fort Worth.  Anyone interested in the position should contact Angela Knapp via email at aknapp@harmonytx.org or at
817-263-0700. All candidates must hold a valid generalist, ESL, and special education teaching certificate.

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GRADUATE  STUDENT  PART-TIME  RESEARCH  ASSISTANT  OPPORTUNITY

December 12, 2013

Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development

Center on Research and Evaluation (CORE)

The School Zone (TSZ) Kindergarten Project

Job Title: Graduate Research Assistant

Positions available: 2

Work Schedule: Monday-Friday; Hours flexible between 8:00 am and 3:00 pm. Work will be conducted in January, early February, April, and May of 2014.

Hours per week: at least 12; up to 20 hours

Number of weeks: 4 – 5 weeks in January-February; 4 – 5 weeks in April-May

Wage: $15.00/hour (plus compensation for driving)

Job Description: CORE Graduate Research Assistants are an important part of our research initiative. This opportunity to actively participate in exciting educational research being conducted at SMU primarily includes administering 15 minute, one-on-one assessments in literacy and math to kindergarten students in West Dallas. Most importantly, your work will give us a better understanding of how students are doing academically and how students are responding to community and academic service initiatives in West Dallas.

Your job would encompass the following:

  • Attend compensated 1-2 day training and administer standardized literacy and math progress monitoring assessments to students one-on-one (DIBELS/IDEL; CTOPP; ASPENS)
  • Arrive promptly at schools when scheduled and work with research team and school personnel to ensure assessment procedures are executed with high quality
  • Help collect and organize student consent forms
  • Record student responses accurately

Qualifications:

  • Work well with children
  • Own transportation
  • Professionalism that represents SMU and Simmons
  • Bilingual speakers in English and Spanish preferred, but not necessary

If you are interested, please email your resume and any questions/comments to the Project Coordinator, Dylan Farmer, at dfarmer@smu.edu, or call 214-768-8465 by January 7, 2014.

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Job Posting – Red Oak ISD – AP Physics Teacher

December 10, 2013

Job Title:        AP Physics Teacher                                           Wage/Hour Status: Exempt

Reports to:    Principal                                                                Pay Grade:

Dept:               Red Oak High School                                           Date Revised: 04/2012

Primary Purpose:

Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences in the core academic subject area assigned to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth. Enable students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in society.

Qualifications:

Education/Certification:

Bachelor’s degree from accredited university

Valid Texas teaching certificate with required endorsements or required training for subject and level assigned

Demonstrated competency in the core academic subject area assigned

Special Knowledge/Skills:

Knowledge of core academic subject assigned

General knowledge of curriculum and instruction

Ability to instruct students and manage their behavior

Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills

Experience:

At least one year student teaching or approved internship

Major Responsibilities and Duties:

Instructional Strategies

1. Develop and implement lesson plans that fulfill the requirements of district’s curriculum program and show written evidence of preparation as required.

2. Prepare lessons that reflect accommodations for differences in student learning styles.

3. Present subject matter according to guidelines established by Texas Education Agency, board policies, and administrative regulations.

4. Plan and use appropriate instructional and learning strategies, activities, materials, and equipment that reflect understanding of the learning styles and needs of students assigned.

5. Conduct assessment of student learning styles and use results to plan instructional activities.

6. Work cooperatively with special education teachers to modify curricula as needed for special education students according to guidelines established in Individual Education Plans (IEP).

7. Work with other members of staff to determine instructional goals, objectives, and methods according to district requirements.

8. Plan and supervise assignments of teacher aide(s) and volunteer(s).

9. Use technology to strengthen the teaching/learning process.

Student Growth and Development

10. Help students analyze and improve study methods and habits.

11. Conduct ongoing assessment of student achievement through formal and informal testing.

12. Assume responsibility for extracurricular activities as assigned. Sponsor outside activities approved by the campus principal.

13. Be a positive role model for students, support mission of school district.

Classroom Management and Organization

14. Create classroom environment conducive to learning and appropriate for the physical, social, and emotional development of students.

15. Manage student behavior in accordance with Student Code of Conduct and student handbook.

16. Take all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities.

17. Assist in selection of books, equipment, and other instructional materials.

Communication

18. Establish and maintain open communication by conducting conferences with parents, students, principals, and teachers.

19. Maintain a professional relationship with colleagues, students, parents, and community members.

20. Use effective communication skills to present information accurately and clearly.

Professional Growth and Development

21. Participate in staff development activities to improve job-related skills.

22. Keep informed of and comply with state, district, and school regulations and policies for classroom teachers.

23. Compile, maintain, and file all physical and computerized reports, records, and other documents required.

24. Attend and participate in faculty meetings and serve on staff committees as required.

Customer Care Skills

25. Provide professional communication with students, parents, community members, staff, and other professionals at all times.

26. Use proper phone etiquette at all times, speaking slowly and clearly. Take reliable messages, and route to the appropriate staff.

27. Ensure superior customer care skills are used via eye contact, facial expressions, voice inflections, body language, and an attitude of “going the extra mile” for others.

28. Ensure all requests for information are dealt with in an appropriate timeframe.

29. Create and maintain a welcoming, service-oriented environment toward all internal and external customers.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

Supervise assigned teacher aide(s).

Working Conditions:

Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:

Maintain emotional control under stress. Frequent standing, stooping, bending, pulling and pushing. Move small stacks of textbooks, media equipment, desks, and other classroom equipment.
Application Procedure:
Apply Online at www.redoakisd.org – Employment

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Job Posting – Red Oak ISD – Algebra 1 Teacher

December 10, 2013

Job Title:        Algebra I Teacher                                               Wage/Hour Status: Exempt

Reports to:    Principal                                                                    Pay Grade:

Dept:               Red Oak Junior High School                                Date Revised: 04/2012

Primary Purpose:

Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences in the core academic subject area assigned to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth. Enable students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in society.

Qualifications:

Education/Certification:

Bachelor’s degree from accredited university

Valid Texas teaching certificate with required endorsements or required training for subject and level assigned

Demonstrated competency in the core academic subject area assigned

Special Knowledge/Skills:

Knowledge of core academic subject assigned

General knowledge of curriculum and instruction

Ability to instruct students and manage their behavior

Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills

Experience:

At least one year student teaching or approved internship

Major Responsibilities and Duties:

Instructional Strategies

1. Develop and implement lesson plans that fulfill the requirements of district’s curriculum program and show written evidence of preparation as required.

2. Prepare lessons that reflect accommodations for differences in student learning styles.

3. Present subject matter according to guidelines established by Texas Education Agency, board policies, and administrative regulations.

4. Plan and use appropriate instructional and learning strategies, activities, materials, and equipment that reflect understanding of the learning styles and needs of students assigned.

5. Conduct assessment of student learning styles and use results to plan instructional activities.

6. Work cooperatively with special education teachers to modify curricula as needed for special education students according to guidelines established in Individual Education Plans (IEP).

7. Work with other members of staff to determine instructional goals, objectives, and methods according to district requirements.

8. Plan and supervise assignments of teacher aide(s) and volunteer(s).

9. Use technology to strengthen the teaching/learning process.

Student Growth and Development

10. Help students analyze and improve study methods and habits.

11. Conduct ongoing assessment of student achievement through formal and informal testing.

12. Assume responsibility for extracurricular activities as assigned. Sponsor outside activities approved by the campus principal.

13. Be a positive role model for students, support mission of school district.

Classroom Management and Organization

14. Create classroom environment conducive to learning and appropriate for the physical, social, and emotional development of students.

15. Manage student behavior in accordance with Student Code of Conduct and student handbook.

16. Take all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities.

17. Assist in selection of books, equipment, and other instructional materials.

Communication

18. Establish and maintain open communication by conducting conferences with parents, students, principals, and teachers.

19. Maintain a professional relationship with colleagues, students, parents, and community members.

20. Use effective communication skills to present information accurately and clearly.

Professional Growth and Development

21. Participate in staff development activities to improve job-related skills.

22. Keep informed of and comply with state, district, and school regulations and policies for classroom teachers.

23. Compile, maintain, and file all physical and computerized reports, records, and other documents required.

24. Attend and participate in faculty meetings and serve on staff committees as required.

Customer Care Skills

25. Provide professional communication with students, parents, community members, staff, and other professionals at all times.

26. Use proper phone etiquette at all times, speaking slowly and clearly. Take reliable messages, and route to the appropriate staff.

27. Ensure superior customer care skills are used via eye contact, facial expressions, voice inflections, body language, and an attitude of “going the extra mile” for others.

28. Ensure all requests for information are dealt with in an appropriate timeframe.

29. Create and maintain a welcoming, service-oriented environment toward all internal and external customers.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

Supervise assigned teacher aide(s).

Working Conditions:

Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:

Maintain emotional control under stress. Frequent standing, stooping, bending, pulling and pushing. Move small stacks of textbooks, media equipment, desks, and other classroom equipment.
Application Procedure:
Apply Online at www.redoakisd.org – Employment

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Job Posting – Grand Prairie High School

December 5, 2013

Grand Prairie High School is looking for a high school Chemistry teacher to take a position in early January.   If you are interested please email Matthew Swope an expression of interest so that he may set up an interview and assist in the application process.

Matthew Swope

matthew.swope@gpisd.org

TAP Master Teacher / Campus Instructional Coach

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Job Posting – Highland Park ISD

December 3, 2013

Team opening in5th grade  beginning January 2014, in Science.  If interested please contact Emily Green at:  GreenEm@hpisd.org.

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Job Posting – Skyview Elementary

December 2, 2013

Immediate Job opening

Skyview Elementary

Richardson ISD

Kindergarten position

Please contact Skyview Elementary for more information, 469-593-2400.

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Job Posting – Birdville High School

November 20, 2013

Birdville High School located in North Richland Hills (just north of Ft. Worth) will have a Spanish teaching vacancy occur very soon.  This will be a long term substitute position and will be a great opportunity for teaching.

The Spanish teaching position consists of sections of PreAP Spanish 2, Spanish 2, and Native Speakers AP Spanish 4.  The “Native Speakers” part is going to be the tough part of the job description… we really need someone with a native Spanish speaking background for this position.

If you are interested, please email me with your resume @ jason.wells@birdvilleschools.net… we would love to visit with any and all interested applicants.

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Job Posting – Lakewood Montessori

November 20, 2013

Immediate, Part-Time Opening for After Care Administrator.  Duties include Management and Oversight of the school’s After Care Program for children ages 3-12.  Montessori Training a plus.  Applicant must be hard-working, dependable and great with children.  Previous child care experience required.  Hours are M-F, 2:15 – 6:15.  Some schedule flexibility for the right applicant.  $20/hour.  Please email resume to Lakewood Montessori School at info@lmschool.org

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Job Posting – Part-Time Inclusion Aide

November 15, 2013

Our son will be attending a mainstream school 3 afternoons a week beginning this spring, 2014, and we are looking for an aide to accompany him. He is 6 years old and attending a “primer” type class from 11:30 or 12 pm to 3 pm at a school located near Northwest Highway and Hillcrest in Dallas. He has an autism spectrum disorder and would be considered higher functioning in most situations. His primary struggle is social communication and participation. He has little to no behavior issues that will need to be addressed. This is our first inclusion effort in a mainstream school and it has been successful this fall…our current Aide cannot help us in the spring as her school schedule has changed.

The aide we seek should fit the following criteria.

- Available Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:30am to 3:00 pm (5 afternoons a week is also possible if the Aide is available for all of that time…days are flexible)

- Highly capable and motivated to assist in all efforts necessary to ease him into an inclusive classroom

- Willing to participate in a team approach on his behalf

Our son is a loving, hard working child who is very interested in being a part of the larger world around him. We are hoping this will be the first of many steps to include him successfully in to that world. if you are interested in being a part of our efforts, please email me at rebeccablack04@me.com.

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Job Posting – SMU Preschool

November 15, 2013

SMU Preschool looking for Student Workers

If you love children, want to learn more about children ages birth to 5 years of age then we would love to meet with you. We are looking for Student Workers to work mainly in the afternoons but some mornings would also be available.

If you are interested, please contact the director

Julie Schilling at 214-768-2278 or the best way is by email at jschilling@smu.edu .

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Job Posting – Dallas ISD Teachers

November 13, 2013

Due to extensive student growth, the school district has added several positions for the 2013-2014 school year and are looking to fill them within the next few weeks.

Special hiring sessions will be held the week of December 9-13.

Interested applicants should complete the following steps:

•             Apply online prior to attending this event. Please ensure that you pay close attention when writing the essays because this step is taken with high importance during the selection process. If an online application is not submitted by November 24, 2013, an invitation will not be sent to attend these hiring sessions. 

•             Please indicate your interest by completing the following survey, https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/PFG5JNH.

•             Once you complete the survey AND the online application at www.dallasisd.org, you will receive an invitation to the hiring session. 

Remember, interview slots are limited and they will fill quickly. This is a great place to start your teaching career and get into the classroom right away.  Don’t miss this opportunity!

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Job Posting – Reading Tutor

November 11, 2013

Triump Uplift Academy by Bachman Lake is looking for reading tutors to help their scholars learn to read.  Uplift’s students need a lot of practice and this is your opportunity to become a reading partner.  There are numerous ELL students.

Please contact the principal at CDenison@uplifteducation.org or 972-590-5101.

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Job Posting – KIPP in Houston, TX

November 4, 2013

KIPP Houston is looking for new teachers.  With a new elementary opening in the fall of 14, KIPP is interviewing.  The application process is starting now.  If you are interested, more information can be obtained from one of our own students who is interning at KIPP in Houston, Ali Rios.  If you go through Ali, the KIPP recruiters will contact you directly.  Please contact Sarah Henriod at scrookston@smu.edu and she will put you in touch with Ali.

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Job Posting – Nanny

November 4, 2013

Looking for responsible female student, with transportation, to help pick up children,  supervise homework at the house, and possibly drop off at soccer practice.  Starting time would be at 3:00pm and end at 8:30pm, however I am a little flexible with times.  I have 4 boys, ages 10-17.  I need help getting the 3 non-drivers everywhere they need to be.  If I am driving, I would like someone at my home helping facilitate homework.  We are at Preston/Royal, schools are in the vicinity and soccer is at 635/I-35 area. Looking for help Tuesdays and Thursdays

Please contact Maria 214-763-9588.

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Job Posting – Nanny

November 4, 2013

I am looking to hire a female SMU student to help me part time with the care of my daughter, she is 27 and very sweet.  Her name is Ashley abd she has had some memory loss and needs help with reminders to take her medicine in the afternoon and morning.  She does not drive and sometimes wants a ride to work out in Preston Center or to go to the grocery store.  I go out of town every other weekend and busy as an Interior Designer during the week.  I would like someone to be at my home part time during the day on Saturdays and Sundays; and to spend the night in my guest bedroom.  I live 10 minutes from SMU campus at Midway and Walnut Hill.  I would consider having a responsible student live in my home if it is the right fit for an small amount of rent in exchange for helping me out on occasion with my daughter.  You would have a bedroom and bathroom.  Call me for an interview.

Thank You,

Elizabeth Weichsel- 214-566-3229

 

Elizabeth Weichsel Interiors

Residential Interior Design/Remodeling

Cell 214-566-3229

Fax 214-351-9021

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Job Posting – Teaching Opportunities -

Kramer Elementary, 3rd Grade

October 31, 2013

Kramer Elementary

3rd grade

Dual Language – Bilingual

Science, Social Studies, ELAR

 

Call 214-435-1956 – Rachel Singer for more details if you are interested

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Job Posting – Teaching Opportunities -

Sam Tasby Middle School

October 30, 2013

Hello I am Anthony Mays, Principal of Sam Tasby Middle school. Due to growth on my campus we were recently awarded additional positions. I currently have openings listed in the areas below please let any of your early graduates know that they can e-mail their resumes to ssands@dallasisd.org for potential employment opportunities. We will be moving forward with interviews soon, so get your resumes in as soon as possible. Thanks.

Spanish

ESL

Principles of Technology

 

Anthony T. Mays

Sam Tasby Middle School Principal

Amays@dallasisd.org

972-502-1900

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Job Posting – Teaching Opportunities -

8th Grade Content Area Teaching Positions

October 28, 2013

8th grade content areas ( Social Studies, English and Science ) at Nicholas Jurnior High School will be hiring 3 new full-time teachers.  Currently they only have 3 teachers per team and are overwhelmed  with their class sizes.

Interviews will be scheduled around the first week of November.

Contact Info:

Mrs. Julie Harcrow

Principal

Nichols Junior High School

2201 Ascension Blvd.

Arlington, TX 76006

e: jharcrow@aisd.net

 

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Job Posting – Teaching Opportunities – Reading Specialist Tutor Needed

October 25, 2013

Looking for a tutor for a 15 year old dyslexic student in all aspects of reading.  Probably once a week, will discuss for how long. Previous experience or knowledge of working with dyslexic students a plus. Call Rochelle at 214-707-4447.

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Job Posting – Teaching Opportunities – Lanier Elementary School

October 24, 2013

Lanier Elementary principal, Alyssa Peraza, is looking for a couple of high impact teachers (position descriptions are below).  Lanier Vanguard is a high performing elementary arts magnet school in the Pinkston feeder pattern.  Mrs. Peraza is a miracle worker, she has almost no teacher turnover and this would be a great posting for someone.

Lanier was allocated an additional 3rd grade teaching position at leveling.  It is a general education position. There is another vacancy, 5th grade general education. The third opening is for a teacher assistant.

Need:

3rd Grade General Education Teacher – self contained

5th Grade General Education Teacher – Reading/Language Arts & Social Studies

Teacher Assistant

Please contact Alyssa Peraza, Principal, with any questions at 972-794-4400.

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Notice of Free Room/Board Opportunity from Dean Chard’s Office

October 24, 2013

An older woman in North Dallas offers free room and board and all she requests is that the student boarder occasionally drive her places, like the symphony. The last graduate student that lived with her was from Perkins, so this is not the first arrangement she has made.

If anyone is interested or has questions, please contact the Dean’s assistant, Lisa Bell, 214-768-4242.

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Job Posting – Education in America

October 15, 2013

Education in Action is a non-profit educational organization that focuses on Experiential Learning School Programs for 3rd through 5th graders. Their organization takes students out of the classroom and into the community in order to have a ‘hands on’ experience. They would like to hire students working towards their Education degrees to be Facilitators for these Programs. Facilitators are in charge of implementing TEKS-based activities with students throughout the day. They are hands on with children, teaching skills they can use in all their classes. This is a great job for college students, because of the flexible schedule it offers and the practice they will get educating children.

If interested, contact Gretchen Semtner, School Programs Director. The office number is 817-562-4957 and email is gsemtner@educationinaction.org. She can answer any questions you may have and talk about scheduling. She will be out of the office from October 16th through the 25th, but please leave a message and she will get back to you.

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Job Posting – Nanny

October 15, 2013

The Rabin family is looking for someone to help with 3 kids in University Park; 2 – 3 days/week. Hours approximately 3:30 – 6:30pm.

- Responsible, mature, can manage 3 active kids ages 7, 11, 13
- Pick up from school (we have a 3rd car that can be used for pick ups)
- Take to sports
- Help with homework if necessary (not that often)
- Help fix light dinners

Pay $18 – $20/hour.
Contact via email

Thank you in advance for your help!
Ricki Rabin
email: ricki.rabin@yahoo.com
cell: 214-415-5092

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Job Posting – Camp Lonehollow

www.lonehollow.com

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Job Posting – Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Dallas ISD

Dallas ISD is searching for Alternative Certification Interns who have passed their content test and are ready to start teaching with their probationary certification. Dallas ISD is hosting a District Job Fair in the next couple of weeks and the only way to attend is by invitation only. At this job fair principals are searching to staff all certification areas as soon as possible. The only way to receive an invitation is to completed our Teacher 2013-2014 School Year Application on our website click here for the link.  Our goal at Dallas ISD is to place an effective teacher in front of every child, so we are searching for leaders and heroes at all levels to accomplish this mission. Do not miss out on this exciting opportunity!

Regards,

Eric Carrizales

Recruitment & Selection Coordinator, Elementary

Human Capital Management

972-925-4269

Dallas Independent School District

3807 Ross Ave.

Dallas, Texas 75204

www.dallasisd.org

 

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Job Posting – Tuesday, October 1, 2013

 SRI International – Research Assistant

http://www.sri.com/careers/search-jobs

enter job ID: 93BR

93BR
Research Assistant
TX Residence Offices
TX
The Center for Education and Human Services, at SRI International, conducts a variety of research and evaluation projects focused on children, families, schools, districts and states. Under a grant from the US Department of Institute of Education Sciences, SRI is developing a formative and summative classroom assessment system for students with and without learning disabilities in mathematics in schools in the greater Washington DC metropolitan area. We seek a locally-based individual who can serve as a part-time research assistant for schools in Dallas, TX from late September 2013 through November 2013. Duties will include:
  • Coordinate with local SRI staff to schedule local data collection activities.
  • Administer electronic and paper-and-pencil assessments with fidelity to students in Kindergarten through 9th grade.
  • Provide feedback on assessment instruments based on experiences with students.
  • Participate in data collection training in September 2013 as well as periodic update training throughout the study as needed.

Qualified assistants should have demonstrated knowledge of the procedures and protocols for conducting research and the ability to communicate effectively with project staff, school leaders, teachers, students and the public. Requires experience supervising teachers or research assistants. The research assistant must have at least 1 year of experience in research, teaching, or coordinating and managing school projects, excellent organizational skills, and attention to detail. A background in teaching and administering student level educational assessments is preferred. This research assistant position is part-time and requires periods of significant activity based on district and school availability and preferences regarding testing windows. Retired teachers, doctoral students, and others with the flexible schedules are encouraged to apply. Anticipated level of effort, on average, is 80 hours per month (an average of 20 hours per week; can vary week to week) between the months of September and November 2013. Applicants will need to be able to provide their own transportation and be willing to coordinate travel arrangements with other SRI study team members. Travel expenses will be reimbursed following SRI’s travel reimbursement procedures. B.A./B.S. in teaching and/or research is preferred. Individuals with experience in teaching and research in elementary education; special education; or educational management will also be considered.Part Time–SRI employment is contingent on successful completion of a background check.

Job Posting – Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Part Time Nanny Job

Looking for a Part Time Nanny to help with homework, dinner, etc for our 4 sons.

Wednesdays weekly and maybe one other day as well.

We are located in Preston Hollow and we will need you to have your own transportation to and from our home.

If interested please Contact Mary at 630-212-3846.

References will be requested.

 

Job Posting – Thursday, September 19, 2013

Uplift Education

SUMMARY

Provide students with appropriate educational activities and experiences that will enable them to fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical and social growth.  Help students develop the skills necessary to be a productive member of society.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

School Responsibilities

  • Arrive at school 15 minutes before carpool and be available for assigned duties or set-up (7:15 am)
  • Stays at school until time designated by School Director/Senior Director or as business necessitates
  • Participates in school-wide and individual professional development, including the 2 -3 week summer session
  • Attends and participates in all staff meetings
  • Performs necessary duties including but not limited to bus, morning lunch, and afternoon duties
  • Chaperones field lessons and field trips
  • Communicates with all staff
  • Reports to appropriate administrators
  • Abides by all state and federal mandates in reporting sexual or physical abuse and neglect
  • Upholds the code of conduct and all school policies
  • Maintains and supports a positive professional school culture
  • Models behavior within the code of conduct
  • Supports and follows directives of campus administrators

Team Responsibilities

  • Works as part of interdisciplinary team planning and aligning and integrating curricula that will be consistently assessed
  • Attends all grade level meetings
  • Works with grade level to address and resolve student issues

Classroom Responsibilities

  • Creates rigorous and engaging long-term, quarterly, weekly, daily, and lesson specific lesson plans
  • Sets clear short-term and long-term goals to drive instruction
  • Maintains a productive, safe, and focused learning environment
  • Consistently enforces Uplift values and uses vocabulary to teach habits
  • Creates and provides meaningful and frequent assessments in a timely manner, utilizing the daily conference time to do so
  • Provides necessary accommodations and modifications for growth and success of all students
  • Effectively teaches the adopted curriculum, the Uplift curriculum and the International Baccalaureate components.
  • Goes above and beyond to ensure all students are meeting appropriate standards
  • Keeps parents well-informed about students’ progress, providing frequent feedback in accordance with campus guidelines, weekly assessments and quarterly report cards
  • Maintains an open-door policy
  • Upholds all school policies within the classroom
  • Ability to communicate effectively with students, parents, staff, and public agencies in support of the attendance program
  • Other duties as assigned

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

This position does not have any supervisory responsibilities.

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

Bachelor’s degree (B. A./ B.S.) from an accredited college or university required.  Must be Highly Qualified or eligible, Texas teacher certification in subject area preferred. Spanish speaking, a plus.

LANGUAGE SKILLS

Ability to read, analyze, and apply common sense understanding and to carry out instructions in written or oral form. Ability to set priorities. Ability to communicate with all levels of personnel, students, and parents.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference.

Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

REASONING ABILITY

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.  Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.

COMPUTER SKILLS

To perform this job successfully, an individual should be competent in Microsoft Office applications and ability to learn and use computer software as necessary.  Ability to use basic office equipment.

SAFETY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

Every employee of the School has an obligation to know our safety rules and procedures; to teach what they know to others; to recognize unsafe actions and situations; to warn others of unsafe situations; to react to emergency situations and to report hazardous or unsafe practices to those in a position to correct them.

PHYSICAL / MENTAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to sit and use the wrists, hands and/or fingers. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; climb or balance. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Work at a desk and computer screen for extended periods of time.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  The noise level is low to high and may have frequent interruptions.  There may be activity from other employees and students of a distracting nature.

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS

Satisfactory criminal records check, pre-hire and annually thereafter, if applicable. Must be eligible to work in the United States and provide work authorization.

Randall Fowler

Talent Recruitment Strategist

Uplift Education

Main       (469) 621-8500  Ext. 2061

Fax          (469) 621-8543

Address   1825 Market Center Drive, Suite 500, Dallas, TX 75207

rfowler@uplifteducation.orgwww.uplifteducation.org

Uplift Education is dedicated to creating and sustaining public schools of excellence that empower students to reach their highest potential and inspire a lifelong love of learning, achievement, service, and responsible citizenship.

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