Secondary Teacher, English(Grades 7-12)
Must hold or be eligible to hold a Colorado
Bachelor's degree or higher required from an
accredited university or college.
Completed a state approved Teacher Preparation
Demonstrates subject matter competency by
of the following means:
Hold at least a Bachelor's
Degree in the subject to be taught
Passes the Place or Praxis
in the subject to be taught.
Completed 24 hours of
coursework or professional development in the subject area to be
Demonstrated knowledge and skill
regarding the components of effective instruction.
Demonstrated knowledge of content and
teaching methods in area(s) of teaching assignment.
Demonstrated knowledge of
developmental needs of students.
Demonstrated effective written and
oral communication skills.
Evidence of ability to establish and
maintain effective, cooperative relationships with school
personnel, students and parents.
Demonstrated understanding and empathy
necessary for working with students.
KEY RESULT AREAS AND ATTENDANCE
Plan instruction consistent
with the district-approved curriculum and state standards for
assigned subject area(s)/grade level(s).
Use formal and informal
methods to assess the abilities and needs of students.
Plan effective use of class
Instructional interaction (teaching)
Apply principles of
teaching/learning to enhance student achievement.
Utilize teaching methods that are
appropriate for the objectives and learners.
Modify instruction to meet student
Communicate effectively with
Provide for and maintain student
involvement during instruction.
Evaluation of instruction.
Use the evaluation of student
outcomes to measure the effectiveness of instruction.
Communicate effectively student
progress to student and parent/guardian.
Attend to tasks in a manner
that maximizes instruction.
Maintain necessary student
Assist in planning for appropriate
use of volunteers/aides as assigned.
Establish clear expectations for
appropriate behavior and provide conditions that establish a
positive classroom environment.
Establish consequences for
Establish conditions under which
students exercise self-discipline, honesty, leadership and
Participate in professional
Adhere to the code of ethics of the
teaching profession of the State of Colorado.
Recognize problems and actively
contribute to their resolutions.
Collaborate with others to fulfill
responsibilities related to building and district goals and
Demonstrate a concern for students'
health and safety.
Stay within department
Accept and fulfill assigned
responsibilities and duties in a prompt and efficient
Follow Board of Education policies,
building procedures and any other rules, regulations or
procedures that may be established by the District or Building
Perform other duties as may be assigned by the building
principal in accordance with District Policies.