JOB DESCRIPTION – ESL Teacher
Highlands International School (HIS) was founded on February 2, 2003. Since May 19, 2003, HIS has been a member of the Network of International Christian Schools (NICS), with many schools around the world. HIS is an international Christian school that provides an environment of academic excellence and respect for people of all cultures and religions. Highlands International School is a community of students, parents, and Christian educators, working together as a NICS network school, to instill in each student a passion for truth, a commitment to excellence, and an appreciation for diversity. HIS Core Values: Servant Leadership, Christ-like Compassion, Biblical Stewardship
The Highlands Elementary/Secondary teacher must be able to follow the Highlands curriculum guide (scope & sequence, standards, benchmarks, and resources) and couple it with their own personal curriculum plan (yearlong, unit and lesson plans) and deliver from a Christian worldview their best, most rigorous and enthusiastic teaching to a diverse audience.
Provide ESL Support to students. 85% of students at HIS are ESL.
Current state or provincially issued teacher certification
Minimum of an undergraduate degree
HIS uses WIDA for testing the level of English.
Flexibility - we have to recognize the needs and plan for every student.