La Salle High School is seeking a dynamic English educator to teach in a variety of courses. The English Department collaborates to provide a curriculum that is rich is developing proper writing skills and critical reading. We are committed to providing a curriculum that meets the needs of all students through innovative learning activities, real world applications and connections across academic disciplines.
MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY
Design and/or implement courses and units that effectively promote department outcomes and adhere to the scope and sequence as determined by the department;
Plan what students will learn, how they will learn and how they will be assessed within a framework that features common assignments and assessments appropriate to the grade level within the academic discipline;
Engage students in an active, effective learning environment;
Collaborate with peers to develop, review and improve curriculum;
Provide regular and varied assessments of student learning to compile appropriate grades and properly determine what and how all students are learning;
Communicate consistently with students, parents and school personnel;
Work with appropriate administrators, the Learning Specialist, and/or counselors to support students that may have special learning needs;
Keep current and complete grading and attendance records;
Undergraduate degree in English and/or Humanities;
Ability to work collaboratively to promote student learning;
Teaching credential or work toward it.
Experience working with high school students;
Experience as a classroom teacher;
Facility with web-based learning and/or digital resources;
Founded by the Brothers of the Christian Schools in 1956, La Salle High School of Pasadena, CA is the only Catholic co-educational high school in the northern San Gabriel Valley. The school curriculum is college preparatory as 99% of the graduates matriculate to higher education. Our current enrollment of 700 students represents a diverse population reflective of our surrounding communities. We... offer a full range of co-curricular and athletic opportunities for our student body. For more information, please visit our website at www.lasallehs.org.