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2024-2025 ESL English Teacher Elsik 9th Grade Center

Alief Independent School District
Fifth Ward/Frenchtown, Texas
Closing date
Jul 15, 2024

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2024-2025 ESL English Teacher @ Elsik 9th Grade Center

(Internal employees must use the internal link to login & apply.)

Primary Purpose:

To assist students in learning content and/or skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.


  • Bachelor's degree from accredited university or college
  • Valid Texas Teacher Certification including bilingual or ESL certification
  • ESL Certification required

Special Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
  • Effective oral and written communication skills in English
  • Ability to build and maintain productive relationships among colleagues

NOTE: Teachers who teach English Reading, Language Arts, Literature, Writing, ESOL I and II and serve Emergent Bilingual (EBs) in these classes must be ESL certified. They should also have knowledge in English language development, ELPS and sheltered instruction.

  • None

Major Responsibilities and Duties:

Program Management
  • Serve a diverse population of students who may be participating in state/federal programs as well as general education.
  • Plan and teach a program of study in accordance with the Texas Education Agency (TEA), district mandates and curricula.
  • Create an inviting, risk-free, supportive and warm learning environment appropriate to the developmental level and interests of students. Supervise students in out-of-classroom activities during the assigned working hours.
  • Assess the on-going accomplishments and needs of students; maintain appropriate records; provide immediate feedback and progress reports on a regular basis per building and district guidelines. Administer state assessments as appropriate to student population.
  • Diagnose the learning needs of all students and seek the assistance of building and district leadership for appropriate intervention methods, techniques and strategies.
  • Implement instructional, linguistic, and/or modifications and accommodations per Admission, Review, Dismissal ARD and/or LPAC decisions with students receiving services under all federal and state guidelines.
  • Confer with and foster professional relationships with students, parents, colleagues, and administrators on a regular basis per building and district guidelines.
  • Implement an appropriate and effective discipline management system for the classroom in alignment with building and district policies and/or rules governing student life and conduct.
  • Plan and participate in all meetings and provide appropriate documentation for students regarding admissions, reviews, progress, grades, dismissals, conferences, etc.
  • Maintain an acceptable attendance rate - 94% annually (excluding approved leaves and emergencies).
  • Maintain competence through professional development activities to meet building, district and/or federal requirements.
  • Comply with state and federal laws, District policies, rules, regulations and administrative directives as they exist or may hereafter be amended.

  • Follow district safety protocols and emergency procedures.
  • Maintain an appropriate level of technology competence to meet the current and future needs of Alief.
  • Implement alternative methods of instruction as needed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities



Performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with provisions of the Board's policy on evaluation of Teachers and the Texas Teacher Evaluation and Support System (T-TESS).

Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:

Tools/Equipment Used: Standard office equipment including computer and peripherals

Posture: Standing, prolonged sitting, occasional kneeling/squatting, bending/stooping, pushing pulling, and twisting

Motion: Repetitive hand motions; frequent keyboarding and use of mouse; occasional reaching; may also require climbing stairs and reaching over head

Lifting: Moderate lifting and carrying (up to 15 pounds); May require occasional heavy lifting and carrying (15-45 pounds)

Environment: May work prolonged or irregular hours; possible district wide travel; all campuses are temperature controlled with hard surface floors

Mental Demands: Work with frequent interruptions; maintain emotional control under stress

This document describes the general purpose and responsibilities assigned to this job and is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties that may be assigned or skills that may be required.

The full for this position is included within this job posting. By applying for this position you are accepting the responsibilities and duties of this position as they are listed in the job description.

Hiring administrators review applications, interview, and recommend for hire.

Probationary contract - 187 days plus 4 days of Alief U professional development for a teacher new to the district.

2023-2024 Salary Schedule

2024-2025 Salary Schedule is pending school board approval

(Internal employees must use the internal link to login & apply.)

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