Bilingual Middle School Teacher

Milwaukee Public Schools   Milwaukee, WI   Full-time     Education
Posted on November 1, 2022
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Bilingual Middle School Teacher

Job Summary

Bilingual Middle School Teachers provide an instructional program for Milwaukee Public School middle school students that is appropriate to their educational needs and developmental levels. The educational program is offered in an equitable, multicultural setting and teaches all children to think deeply, critically, and creatively. Teach lessons in both English and English-Spanish bilingual settings to a middle school grade. The Bilingual Middle School Teacher maintains a broad knowledge of all facets related to the teaching assignment as it relates to the subject/grade level of the students. The teacher incorporates into the instructional program as appropriate the ten teaching and learning goals of the district. The teacher plans and organizes instruction; presents and reinforces lessons; addresses different learning modalities; uses appropriate classroom management strategies; relates well to students; communicates effectively, both verbally, nonverbally, and in writing with students, parents, and other staff members; is willing to participate in student extracurricular activities; and performs other duties as assigned.

How To Apply

Interested applicants should complete all sections of the application including the online submission of a current resume.  Pending graduates should include a letter from their educational institution documenting that they have met the requirements for graduation and teacher certification. 

 

Who May Apply

Milwaukee Board of School Directors (Milwaukee Public Schools), Milwaukee, WI, has 5 openings for the position of Bilingual Middle School Teacher. Requires Bachelor’s Degree in any field qualifying for Wisconsin teacher license eligibility. Requires Wisconsin DPI teacher license in regular education and bilingual education, or eligibility for Wisconsin DPI teacher license in regular education and bilingual education. Requires fluency in Spanish. Applicants must apply online at mps.milwaukee.k12.wi.us

Qualifications

As of November 1, 2021 all MPS employees are required to be fully vaccinated.  The health and safety of our staff and students is our number one priority. 

All offers of employment are contingent on the candidate showing proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (currently one dose of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine or two doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine) to pass the pre-employment requirements. Individuals with medical issues or sincerely held religious beliefs that prevent them fom getting the vaccine may request an accomodaton from the vaccine requirement. 

Equal Employment Opportunity

The Milwaukee Public Schools does not discriminate in its programs, activities, facilities, employment, or educational opportunities on the basis of a person's sex, race, age, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, creed, pregnancy, marital or parental status, sexual orientation, or disability. Reasonable accommodations requested by qualified individuals with disabilities will be made in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, as amended by the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) of 2008.

In accordance with Wisconsin Statutes, every applicant for a position with Milwaukee Public Schools will be subject to the open records law.  Any applicant not wishing to have his/her identity released, must submit a written statement to that effect to the Office of Human Resources.  The identities of all "final candidates" may be released.  Milwaukee Public Schools reserves the right to interview the best qualified candidates.