Henrico County Public Schools has immediate openings and openings for the 2018-19 School Year for Spanish Teachers.
*The selected candidate will use and evaluate instructional materials and resources, including technology, that support the curriculum of Spanish.
Other essential duties include:
Humanizes instruction by planning a program of study that meets the individual needs of students
Secures and prepares instructional materials in advance and shows written evidence of preparation
Plans purposeful assignments for student teachers, aides, and substitute teachers
Assists in the evaluation, selection, and requisition of books, equipment, audio-visuals, and other supplementary materials
Demonstrates a knowledge of subject matter
Diagnoses and develops plans for the learning problems of students appropriate to the level of achievement
Refers students to specialists when deficiencies are detected or suspected
Implements all curriculum programs adopted systemwide in a positive and efficient manner
Participates in curriculum development appropriate to assignment
Establishes clear objectives for all learning experiences and communicates these objectives to students
Demonstrates the ability to communicate effectively with students
Makes use of a variety of resources, materials, and methods in an effort to improve the effectiveness of instruction
Speaks clearly using fluent and appropriate language in well-modulated tones
Evaluates pupil accomplishments on a regular basis Exhibits interest in what is being taught and in the needs of the student
Confers with colleagues, students, and or parents on a regular basis
Promptly and accurately handles routine matters involving reports, records and moneys
Takes all necessary precautions to protect and to maintain facilities, equipment, and materials
Returns materials to their assigned place or designated personnel promptly after use
Emphasizes and enforces safety factors within the classroom, building, and throughout school property
As an extension of classroom management responsibilities supervises students throughout the school as assigned, or as circumstances require
Maintains a disciplined atmosphere appropriate to the teaching environment
Maintains a practice of good housekeeping for self and students to improve the learning environment
Establishes reasonable classroom rules with consistent enforcement occurring in a positive way
Cooperates with administrative and supervisory staff in the evaluation process
Establishes and maintains cooperative relations with co-workers relative to school matters
A Bachelor's degree and a valid teaching license with an endorsement in Spanish are required (or eligibility for such).
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with teaching experience.
Information on benefits offered to eligible employees of Henrico County Public Schools can be found by clicking here.
The Henrico County Public Schools Compensation Plan can be found here.
Internal Number: IRC88655
About Henrico County Public Schools
Henrico County Public Schools is the sixth-largest public school division in Virginia. The division serves more than 50,000 students in its 72 schools and program centers. Our nearly 7,000 full-time employees include 3,800 teachers. Students and parents speak more than 85 languages and represent more than 100 countries. Academic excellence, innovation, and opportunity are hallmarks of Henrico County Public Schools.
The division led the Richmond region in schools earning the 2017 Virginia Index of Performance awards for advanced learning and achievement. HCPS also leads central Virginia in teachers certified by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, the profession's highest mark of accomplishment.
Henrico County, Virginia, is a diverse community of more than 320,000 which wraps west, north, and east of the independent city and state capital of Richmond. We are 104 miles from the Atlantic Ocean; 94 miles east of the scenic Skyline Drive and 106 miles south of Washington, D.C. The Richmond area is 75 miles north of the North Carolina border.
Our Mission: Henrico County Public Schools, an innovative leader in educational excellence, will actively engage our s...tudents in diverse learning experiences that inspire and empower them to become contributing citizens.