Job Description

Openings as of 8/18/2018
Licensed - Secondary Classroom Teacher

  • Teacher - BVSD Online Fall & Spring - Credit Recovery Online Teachers JobID: 38698
  • Position Type:
    Licensed - Secondary Classroom Teacher

  • Date Posted:
    7/27/2018

  • Location:
    595-Alternative Learning Options

  • Date Available:
    09/04/2018

  • Closing Date:
    08/20/2018

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    BVSD Online Fall & Spring - Credit Recovery Online Teachers
    Location: Any Location (work completed online)
    Temporary Fall Dates: 09/04/18 – 12/19/18
    Temporary Spring Dates: 01/23/19 – 05/02/19
    Pay: $75 per Student Actively Enrolled

    Available Subjects:
    Language Arts, Social Studies, Science, Mathematics, Spanish


    BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT is committed to providing a challenging and engaging educational experience for all its students. The district serves a diverse community that expects student success, and Boulder Valley is a leader in academic excellence with top ratings at the state and national levels for outstanding classroom teachers, exemplary schools, and programs that support student achievement. The communities we serve - Boulder, Erie, Louisville, Lafayette, Superior, Broomfield, Nederland, Ward, Jamestown and Gold Hill - cover approximately 500 square miles and include an estimated 231,460 residents, with an enrollment of more than 31,000. The University of Colorado and many nationally known organizations and companies are located within the district’s boundaries. Abundant year-round recreational activities are available in the Boulder Valley area. Website: http://www.bvsd.org.

    BVSD Online offers Credit Recovery Courses for high school students who have received an D or F in a previous course. Instructional support is delivered using an online system with face-to-face sessions when requested. Each teacher will work online daily throughout each session. Hiring will be based on qualifications and successful completion of training. This program will use the GradPoint system. Teachers will host a launch session with their students during the first two days of each student’s enrollment. For more information about our program please visit www.BVSDOnline.org. PLEASE NOTE: the hiring process can last up to right before registrations end. All applicants will receive an update email before courses begin.

    RESPONSIBILITIES:
    -Complete launch session with every student within 48 hours of their start date
    -Complete academic plan for success with each student
    -Use appropriate online instructional strategies to differentiate instruction and facilitate learning
    -Effectively manage the virtual and physical learning environment
    -Provide feedback including grades, pace, and progress updates to students and parents on a frequent, recurring basis.
    -Communicate with students and parents/guardians in a timely manner regarding student concerns
    -Work collaboratively with colleagues and community
    -Follow State legal requirements and District policies and procedures
    -Submit grades accurately and timely using Infinite Campus

    QUALIFICATIONS
    REQUIRED:

    -Currently employed by Boulder Valley School District
    -Hold a current Colorado teaching license with appropriate endorsements
    -Documented experience teaching online or completed the “Teaching in the Digital Age” course
    -Complete and submit the online application for employment with Boulder Valley School District

    PREFERRED:
    -Evidence of data-driven instruction to close achievement gaps
    -Experience teaching online using GradPoint and/or Schoology (or other learning management systems)
    -Use of a variety of technology to facilitate learning – creating and viewing video, audio, multiple presentation apps, RSS feeds, QR codes, etc.
    -Excellent oral and written communication skills
    -Demonstrated experience in inclusion in the general education classroom for all students, including those on an IEP and/or learning English

    Apply online at http://bvsd.org (be sure to include your BVSD employee number).

    If you do not have internet access, a computer is available in the Human Resources Division, Education Center, 6500 E. Arapahoe, Boulder, Colorado.

    Applications are reviewed to match candidates with position qualifications, with a limited number selected for interviews. For the final selection, employment is contingent upon successful completion of the post-offer screening process, including a background check and possible medical examination.

    The Boulder Valley School District is an equal opportunity educational institution and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, sex, gender identity/expression, national origin, creed, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status in admission or access to, and treatment and employment in its educational programs or activities. Inquiries or complaints: BVSD - 720-561-5903; Office for Civil Rights -http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/addresses.html






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