Employment Opportunities
Title: Read 180 Teacher
Location: Longview High School
Description: Primary Purpose:
Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences designed to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional physical and social growth. Enable students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in society.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
Ability to motivate at-risk students
Competent in developing student’s critical reading skills
Possess excellent technology skills
Able to implement effective teaching strategies that raise student achievement
Ability to differentiating instruction for secondary students
Ability to assess data to drive instruction in the classroom
Ability to maintain a high level of classroom management skills
Possess general information about educational assessment
Believe that all students can learn to read
Ability to communicate with and encourage parent participation in helping students become readers
Well trained in the developmental needs of adolescents
Communicate effectively with colleagues, students, and parents
Comply with all district and campus rules and regulations
Perform other duties as assigned


TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: 187 days per year

SALARY: LISD Teacher pay schedule

BEGIN DATE: 2016 – 2017 school year

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Until position is filled.
Requirements: QUALIFICATIONS:
Valid Texas Teacher Certificate
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
Secondary Certification in English/Language Arts or Reading
Minimum three years teaching experience

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Applicants submit:
A letter of interest, current resume, LISD Professional Application, copy of transcript(s), copy of certificate(s), copy of service record(s), and three letters of recommendation from past employers or supervisors.

In-District:
A letter of interest, current resume, a copy of transcript(s) reflecting additional degree(s) and certificate(s) earned since being employed.
Salary: Longview ISD Teacher Pay Schedule
Contact Name: Loretta J. Thompson Martin - Director, Human Resources
Contact Phone: (903) 381-2200
Contact Fax: (903) 381-2286
Contact Address: 1301 East Young Street
Contact City: Longview
Contact State: TX
Contact Zip: 75602