Job Description

Boulder Valley School District is committed to create challenging, meaningful, and engaging learning opportunities so that all children thrive and are prepared for successful, civically engaged lives. Our comprehensive and innovative approach to education ensures that each student meets expectations relative to intellectual growth, physical development and social emotional well-being. The district covers approximately 500 square miles and serves the communities of Boulder, Erie, Louisville, Lafayette, Superior, Broomfield, Nederland, Ward, Jamestown and Gold Hill. Website: BVSD.

Location: US:CO:BOULDER

School: Community Montessori Elementary

Position Title:  TOSA-Montessori Coach

Position Start Date: August 15, 2022

Position Type: Teachers-Licensed

FTE: 0.6 - 24 hours per week - Temporary (8/15/22 - 5/26/23)

Work Schedule: 186 Days - 12 Months 

Closing Date: August 5, 2022

Summary:

A BVSD Teacher on Special Assignment (TOSA) will provide leadership and professional development for teachers and administrators in the use of high leverage instructional strategies and assessment tools which have a direct impact on student growth and achievement.

Responsibilities:

  • This person must be Montessori trained and understand public Montessori
  • Attending BVSD training on Data-Driven Instruction
  • Analyzing data with administration and teachers to address achievement gap and equity
  • Guiding data exploration collaboration meetings to improve instructional practices
  • Tracking results of data-driven instruction
  • Observing and providing non-evaluative instructional feedback to Montessori teachers
  • Collaborating with teachers to develop intervention plans that are appropriate and effective in a Montessori environment that align with BVSD Standards
  • Create a bridge between the BVSD Scope and Sequence and the Montessori multi-age instruction
  • Help teachers develop Montessori assessments
  • Supporting teachers in how to best use paras for instructional support
Qualifications:
Required:

  • Bachelor's degree with a major pertinent to the position requirements.
  • Minimum of three years of experience working with student data analysis.
  • Communicate (read, write and speak) in English. 
  • Completed and submitted BVSD online application. 
  • Proficient in the use of Google Suite (Sheets, Docs, etc) and other applications appropriate to the job.

Preferred:

  • Understanding of practices and protocols used to support Data Driven Instruction (DDI) 

Salary Information:

Salary Placement varies according to experience and education.

Application and Selection Procedure:

  • External Candidates: Apply on-line at jobs.bvsd
  • Current BVSD Employees: Must apply through the INFOR portal
  • 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 Legal Counsel - 720-561-5903; Office for Civil Rights - http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/addresses.html


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