The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

UT University Charter School Teacher - UT-UCS Math 7-12 Teacher, Methodist Children's Home, Waco, TX

Hiring department University Charter Sch
Monthly salary $5,216 - $5,475+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 18-03-09-01-0054
Job Status Open
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Texas, not Austin
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

This Math 7-12 teacher position is located in Waco, Texas at the Methodist Children's Home Facility. This is a 10 month position. The monthly salary posted is for a 9 month position. To get the annual rate multiply the monthly amount by 9. The salary will be spread over 12 months.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information

Purpose

Provides students with learning activities and experiences to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth. Enables students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in society.

Essential Functions

Create a classroom environment conducive to learning and appropriate for the physical, social, and emotional development of students. Effectively plan and use appropriate instructional interventions, strategies, activities, materials, and equipment to add educational value for each student. ESL, GT, at-risk, etc. Comply with UT-UCS curriculum standards and all relevant policies and procedures UT, UT-UCS, and campus. Implement each student's IEP and 504 accommodations as stated. Establish and maintain open communication with the principal, professional support personnel, teachers, facility staff, parents, and students. Manage student behavior effectively and in accordance with the treatment plan if applicable, the Student Code of Conduct and the student handbook. Conduct ongoing, formal, and informal assessment of student learning. Utilize data effectively to inform instruction. Participate in faculty meetings, committee meetings and staff development as required.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other duties as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university. Valid Texas teaching certification applicable to the position. Knowledge of assigned subject or subjects. Understanding of TEKS and the curriculum standards of the State of Texas. General knowledge of curriculum and instruction. Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills. Ability to work in a non-traditional school setting with special needs students of varying abilities and interests. Maintain awareness of individual differences i.e., culture, disability, ethnicity, gender, race, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status or other factors and respond in ways that acknowledges the other person's perspective, experiences and voice. Maintain awareness and understanding of the role that trauma may play in the lives of our students. Proficiency in technology and technology applications to the level specified by the district. This position requires fingerprinting.

Preferred Qualifications

At least one year of student teaching or approved internship.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Climbing of stairs Lifting and moving Classrooms are atypical. Campus is located on the premises of a residential treatment facility. May require occasional extended work hours and attendance at mandatory trainings located in Austin, Texas.

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