Dual Immersion Teacher - French Language - Kindergarten to 6th Grade - Anticipated Vacancy 2021-22 at Glendale Unified School District

Application Deadline

8/18/2021 12:00 AM Pacific

Date Posted
4/7/2021
Contact
Kyle Bruich
8182413111 1259
Number of Openings
1
Add'l Salary Info
$52,220 to $87,539 Based on years of experience and education. GUSD accepts up to 11 years of contractual service elsewhere.
Length of Work Year
186 days
Employment Type
Full Time

About the Employer

In Glendale Unified schools, we focus on maximizing student achievement, fostering students’ social and emotional growth, and creating a vibrant, inclusive environment where all children can learn and thrive. Glendale Unified is the third largest school district in Los Angeles County. We proudly serve more than 24,000 students in preschool through 12th grade and beyond. We proudly offer dual immersion programs in seven languages; Armenian, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, and Spanish. Glendale Unified also offers six magnet schools focused on technology, world languages, and visual and performing arts, and a wide variety of Career and Technical Education pathways beginning in middle school. Through a collaborative partnership with Glendale Community College, Glendale Unified offers students multiple opportunities to earn college credit before they graduate from high school, including our Hoover Early College Academy and Glendale High Cloud Computing and Computer Science Academy. This year, our District launched an innovative new virtual high school, the Online College and Career Academy. We are excelling together to provide our students with endless pathways for success! Several of our schools are recipients of prestigious awards such as: National Blue Ribbon Schools California Distinguished Schools California Gold Ribbon Schools Title I Academic Achieving Schools Student Demographics: Glendale Unified is a diverse school district that welcomes students and families from all over the world. Our students come from a wide range of ethnic, cultural, and socio-economic backgrounds and speak 48 different languages.

Job Description / Essential Elements:    Print   

The successful teacher candidate will have a valid California Multiple Subjects credential, will be NCLB-compliant and English Language Learner certified at the time of hire.

In addition, the successful candidate:

Will be fluent in the reading, writing and speaking of the French language;

Will have understanding of French history and culture, as well as the history and cultures of other French-speaking countries;

Will be willing to teach extended day kindergarten;

Will be willing to assist with the planning and development of the dual immersion program (including curriculum development and community outreach);

Will collaborate with colleagues to improve teaching and learning;

Will have knowledge of early childhood education.

Requirements / Qualifications

Requirements / Qualifications

Thank you for considering Glendale Unified School District, home of multiple award winning schools! Glendale Unified serves a diverse, multilingual student community. GUSD is seeking dynamic instructional leaders who: • Are fluent in French speaking, reading and writing • Exhibit strong pedagogical skills • Have an understanding of culture and history of French-speakers • Have breadth of experience in educational technology • Exhibit instruction with a 21st Century perspective • Partners with parents and community members in student learning GUSD requires applicants hold a valid California Multiple Subjects Teaching Credential and must hold a BCLAD-French or similar authorization for instruction to English Learners.

Please submit the following: • Letter of Introduction • Resume • Credential copy (valid California Multiple Subjects Teaching Credential, BCLAD-French or similar English Learner Authorization) • Three letters of recommendation (preferably within the last 6 months and from at least one direct supervisor) • Transcripts (copies of all college coursework credits, unofficial OK) All required documents must be attached as part of your EDJOIN application. We do not accept any faxed, emailed, or mailed documents. Prior to employment, a candidate must submit evidence of freedom from tuberculosis. Also required after an offer of employment are a pre-employment physical exam (district-paid) and fingerprint clearance with the Department of Justice.


      Thank you for considering Glendale Unified School District, home of multiple award winning schools! Glendale Unified serves a diverse, multilingual student community. GUSD is seeking dynamic instructional leaders who: • Are fluent in French speaking, reading and writing • Exhibit strong pedagogical skills • Have an understanding of culture and history of French-speakers • Have breadth of experience in educational technology • Exhibit instruction with a 21st Century perspective • Partners with parents and community members in student learning GUSD requires applicants hold a valid California Multiple Subjects Teaching Credential and must hold a BCLAD-French or similar authorization for instruction to English Learners.

      Please submit the following: • Letter of Introduction • Resume • Credential copy (valid California Multiple Subjects Teaching Credential, BCLAD-French or similar English Learner Authorization) • Three letters of recommendation (preferably within the last 6 months and from at least one direct supervisor) • Transcripts (copies of all college coursework credits, unofficial OK) All required documents must be attached as part of your EDJOIN application. We do not accept any faxed, emailed, or mailed documents. Prior to employment, a candidate must submit evidence of freedom from tuberculosis. Also required after an offer of employment are a pre-employment physical exam (district-paid) and fingerprint clearance with the Department of Justice.

          Comments and Other Information

          The District provides an excellent benefits package including Employee and Dependent Health, Dental, and Vision coverage. In addition, the District provides for an Induction Program in order to clear preliminary credentials.

          Comments and Other Information


          The District provides an excellent benefits package including Employee and Dependent Health, Dental, and Vision coverage. In addition, the District provides for an Induction Program in order to clear preliminary credentials.