Dual Language Academy - Omaha
LocationName of Facility: Dual Language Academy
4501 S 41st St
Submitted ByName: Ms. Amanda Alvarado, Principal
DescriptionDepartment: Grade School
Reports to: Amanda Alvarado
Principal Duties and ResponsibilitiesExcellent academic language model in both Spanish and English.
Incorporate all of the standards established by the Archdiocese of Omaha and Nebraska Department of Education.
Employ a variety of teaching models to engage different learning styles and ability levels in the classroom.
Demonstrate a continuous effort to improve instructional effectiveness.
Explore new methods, techniques, and materials in both Spanish and English.
Plan and organize instruction on a daily basis.
Designs developmentally appropriate dual language curriculum with collaborative support from grade level teams and administration.
Prepare motivating and stimulating dual language lessons that reflect knowledge of the curriculum, instructional strategies, and student abilities.
Maintain student records accurately, neatly, and keep them current.
Utilize a variety of assessments and use data in the classroom to develop lessons and instructional activities as needed.
RequirementsKnowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Bilingual in Spanish and English with the ability to teach in Spanish, English, and support the acquisition of and bridging between growing literacies in both languages.
Integrate social-emotional learning within the classroom environment through teaching and classroom management.
Create a learning environment that is motivating and age-appropriate.
Seek to actively know students’ strengths and weaknesses and responds promptly and with care to parent concerns. Communicate effectively with parents, colleagues, and administrators.
Prepare for conferences and provide written documentation on student progress.
Create a climate that facilitates learning in the classroom.
Foster an atmosphere where mutual respect and a cooperative spirit are evident.
Education and Experience
Teacher must hold a Nebraska valid teaching license and be certified in elementary education.
Start date is August 1, 2020.
Safe environment and background check.
Application InstructionsPlease submit a cover letter, resume, and three (3) current letters of recommendation to: Amanda Alvarado
Dual Language Academy
4501 S. 41st St.
Omaha, NE 68107