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Teacher on Special Assignment (TOSA) at The Foundation for Hispanic Education

Application Deadline

Continuous

Date Posted
11/7/2022
Contact
Jeremey Denton
408-585-5022 1048
Number of Openings
1
Add'l Salary Info
$66,560 - $119,210 (Placement on the teacher’s salary schedule based on education and experience)
Length of Work Year
2022-2023
Employment Type
Full Time

About the Employer

Our Organization - Serving East San Jose through Education The Foundation for Hispanic Education (TFHE) was established in 1981 as a product of the late Dr. B. Roberto Cruz’s vision of providing quality education and support for all underserved learners, with a focus on Latino students. With 106 committed staff members, TFHE now serves over 1,050 students from the community neighborhoods of Mayfair, Mt. Pleasant, Sylvandale, Santee, and Alum Rock in East San Jose. TFHE operates three charter high schools.

Job Summary

Job Summary

Under the direction and supervision of the site principal, the TOSA serves outside the classroom setting for assignments determined by the needs of our charter schools. Specific areas of assignment typically include, but are not limited to, principal support, teacher support, student support, and curriculum and program improvement. The TOSA is an experienced professional educator who fosters a culture of collaboration and provides assistance to the site principal on the general operations of the school as directed. POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES - Plans cooperatively with site principal in the design, development, and delivery of all assigned projects or programs - Supports teachers in all areas of classroom instruction and environment, including instructional strategies, student engagement, classroom management, assessment, and curriculum - Knowledge of principles, theories, methods, techniques, and strategies pertaining to teaching and instruction of high school students - Demonstrates involvement in school, classroom, and community activities working toward continual improvement - Assists site principal with setting goals for improved instruction - Assists site principal with classroom supervision and substitute teaching coverage when needed - Attends and actively participates in professional development and continuing education opportunities - Develops, plans, prepares, and facilitates professional development opportunities - Plans and conducts necessary meetings related to the special assignment - Responsible for receiving, distributing, and replying to special assignment communications - Provides research, tools, and resources to support teachers and administrators - Assists with student supervision, as needed - Provides coverage and classroom support for teachers, as assigned daily - Other duties as assigned

Requirements / Qualifications

Requirements / Qualifications

- Valid secondary teaching credential - Bachelor’s Degree required, Master’s Degree preferred - Bilingual in Spanish, preferred but not mandatory - Strong knowledge of GSuite and MS Office

Please submit three (3) letters of recommendation. Copies of unofficial transcripts are accepted along with this application. An appeasement letter is required for candidates anticipating a credential.

  • Copy of Transcript
  • Credential Copy
  • English Learner Authorization
  • Letter of Introduction
  • Letter(s) of Recommendation
  • Resume
  • TB Screening Result

    - Valid secondary teaching credential - Bachelor’s Degree required, Master’s Degree preferred - Bilingual in Spanish, preferred but not mandatory - Strong knowledge of GSuite and MS Office

    Please submit three (3) letters of recommendation. Copies of unofficial transcripts are accepted along with this application. An appeasement letter is required for candidates anticipating a credential.

    • Copy of Transcript
    • Credential Copy
    • English Learner Authorization
    • Letter of Introduction
    • Letter(s) of Recommendation
    • Resume
    • TB Screening Result

      Comments and Other Information

      This position offers medical, dental, vision, long/short-term disability, voluntary life insurance and contributions to CalSTRS. A selection committee will review submissions; successful candidates will receive a phone call and an invitation to an in-person interview. Following a conditional job offer, candidates will be required to submit fingerprint clearance and Official Transcripts.

      Comments and Other Information


      This position offers medical, dental, vision, long/short-term disability, voluntary life insurance and contributions to CalSTRS. A selection committee will review submissions; successful candidates will receive a phone call and an invitation to an in-person interview. Following a conditional job offer, candidates will be required to submit fingerprint clearance and Official Transcripts.