Elementary Dual Language (English/Spanish) Teacher for the 2021-2022 school year
Company: Walla Walla Public Schools
Location: Walla Walla
Posted on: June 9, 2021
Working in collaboration with colleagues, the elementary dual
language classroom teacher will create a classroom environment that
implements district approved curriculum to ensure an equitable,
engaging, and positive learning experience for all dual language
- Build a foundation of positive relationships, high
expectations, equitable systems, and SEL-informed practices, which
will drive daily practices and beliefs when working with
- Actively support a productive climate of collaboration in a
professional learning community whereby the teacher analyzes
student data, takes risks, shares successes/failures, and explores
new practices in order to improve student learning for all.
- Plan, implement, and evaluate classroom instructional
activities consistent with adopted district curriculum and
- Through the equity lens, provide clear and focused instruction
for all students by using a variety of teaching strategies that
promote student engagement and interaction in order to meet the
needs of all students.
- Instruct monolingual and limited English/Spanish speaking
students utilizing both Spanish and English through the
implementation of dual language enrichment and early exit
- Collaboratively develop and implement common formative
assessments in order to monitor student learning and instructional
- Support and implement building-wide behavior standards in order
to ensure an orderly, safe and productive learning
- Communicate positively and regularly with monolingual
English/Spanish and limited English speaking parents and/or legal
guardians in the areas of growth, student progress, and teacher
expectations; develop meaningful collaboration between home and
- Establish and maintain collaborative working relationships with
grade level team members and other staff, administrators,
parents/legal guardians, support groups, and community
Reports to the Building Administrator
Education and Experience
- Valid Washington State Teaching Certificate with K-8 Elementary
- Prior teaching experience is preferred.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
- Bilingual English/Spanish required.
- Knowledge/awareness of own cultural identity and how this
influences behavior, and desire to learn about the cultural
identity of others.
- Ability to establish and nurture an environment that promotes
cultural competence and equitable treatment of staff, students, and
patrons of the district.
- Advocate for equity, inclusion and professional practices that
ensure all students achieve at high levels.
- Knowledge of SEL practices and approaches.
- Knowledge and skill in instructional principles, methods and
- Commitment and ability to work with a full range of
- Skill in student management, student discipline and developing
positive techniques for improving student behavior.
- Must possess a positive attitude about change and an eagerness
to implement changes that will enhance student learning.
- Ability to maintain confidentiality.
- Ability to establish and maintain positive effective working
relationships with a variety of students, staff, and community in a
multicultural and diverse socio-economic setting.
- Ability to participate collaboratively in teams.
- Ability to continue participation in staff development to
maintain professional skills.
- Ability to serve as a role model and treat students as
individuals in a professional manner.
- Ability to follow appropriate guidelines and protocols to
ensure a safe and engaging learning environment.
- Must maintain all licenses and certifications as a condition of
- Completed Employment Application/ Background Check.
- Must complete Walla Walla Public Schools Risk Management and
Bloodborne Pathogens Training upon hire.
Walla Walla Public Schools Teachers Salary Schedule
The preceding list of essential functions is not exhaustive and
may be supplemented as necessary.
The Walla Walla School District does not discriminate in any
programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion,
color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual
orientation, gender expression, gender identity, disability, or the
use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal
access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The
Walla Walla School District will also take steps to assure that
national origin persons who lack English language skills can
participate in all education programs, services and activities. For
information regarding translation services or transitional
bilingual education programs, contact (509) 527-3000. The following
employees have been designated to handle questions and complaints
of alleged discrimination:
Civil Rights Compliance Coordinator
Title IX Coordinator Section 504/ADA Coordinator
Liz Campeau, Director of HR Libby Thompson, Director of Special
364 S. Park Street 364 S. Park Street
Walla Walla, WA 99362 Walla Walla, WA 99362
(509) 527-3000 (509) 527-3000
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