Elementary School Teacher (K - 5)

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POST DATE 6/2/2018
END DATE 11/5/2018

Clark County School District Las Vegas, NV

Las Vegas, NV
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Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
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Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
High School Diploma or GED


Job Description:

POSITION SUMMARY: The teacher will implement into daily student instruction appropriate educational curriculumbased on the Nevada State Standards and the CCSD Curriculum Essentials Framework (CEF). The teacher will createand maintain an educational atmosphere that encourages effective student learning and supports school and districtprograms and goals. This person will be expected to adhere to the CCSD Professional Domains and Standards forLicensed Employees and report directly to the school site administrator. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:This list of Essential Duties and Responsibilities is not exhaustive and may be supplemented.1. Administer appropriate district curriculum which is aligned with the Nevada State Standards.2. Ensure the opportunity for all students to learn in a supportive environment.3. Create and maintain a positive, orderly, and academically focused learning condition in the instructionalenvironment.4. Develop and implement the Components of an Effective Lesson for instruction.5. Analyze student progress and provide appropriate instruction.6. Provide a classroom management/discipline plan ensuring safety at all times.7. Ensure assessment regulations and guidelines are followed at all times.8. Develop a classroom climate that promotes positive learning conditions.9. Work professionally with administration, staff, parents, and community.10. Integrate technology into the instructional program.11. Participate in other job-related duties and activities related to the position as assigned. POSITION EXPECTATIONS:1. Demonstrate knowledge, skill, and ability to provide instruction in an elementary classroom.2. Work cooperatively with students, parents, peers, administration, and community members.3. Guide the learning process toward achievement of curriculum goals.4. Establish and communicate clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects.5. Employ a variety of instructional techniques and strategies aligned with instructional objectives, in order to meet theneeds of all students.6. Participate as an active member with other faculty and staff.7. Maintain accurate and complete records as required by law and district policy.8. Maintain and improve professional competence.9. Communicate effectively both written and orally.10. Perform other job-related duties as assigned by principal.POSITION REQUIREMENTS:Education and Training:Bachelor s Degree from an accredited college or university. Licenses and Certifications:Must possess or be able to acquire a Nevada teaching license issued by the Nevada Department of Education. Certified in relevant subject area. When applying for a certificated licensed position, candidates must meet the minimum qualifications as listed on theappropriate position vacancy announcement. AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION / EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYERThis employer does not knowingly discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age,disability, or national origin.

Company Description:

Our focus is on people the educators, staff, students and parents who make our community one of the most diverse and dynamic places in the country. We invite you to explore our site and learn how you can teach, live and grow in Clark County.

Our vision is for all students to graduate from high school having the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and values necessary to achieve academically, prosper economically, and contribute in a global society.

As the fifth largest district in the United States, Clark County School District serves more than 315,000 students in a variety of urban and rural settings in the most populous region of Nevada. Our diversity defines our community. More than 154 languages are spoken in CCSD classrooms, and our educators, staff, students and families come from across the world to this crossroads of global culture where the city of Las Vegas meets the stunning red rocks of the southwest.

In recent years, CCSD has been the fastest growing district in the country, building more than 110 new schools since 2000, including six new Career & Technical Academies and some of the top magnet schools in the nation. Every day of the school year, in every classroom in our district, we are focused on providing academic services that prepare all students regardless of their background or the language they speak at home with a quality education that will prepare them for success in college or a career.