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NORTHFIELD HIGH SCHOOL
Innovation 186 work days per year @ location 519 - DCTA
Innovation School - Please ensure you review Innovation Plan to
understand terms and conditions of employment prior to applying.
Innovation Plan is available at:
Salary: See DCTA Teacher Salary Schedule at
Subjects and Grades:
* Position begins in school year 2021-2022 * Grade 09 - Ninth *
Grade 10 - Tenth * Grade 11 - Eleventh * Grade 12 - Twelfth * ELA
Designation: ELA-E * Language Arts
Essential Functions and Objectives:
* The High School Teacher teaches specific grade level subject
matter to a diverse high school student population, following DPS
standards-based curriculum. Helps all students develop competence
and confidence simultaneously through a balance of acquiring basic
skills and developing conceptual understanding. Monitors,
supervises, coordinates and enforces rule of conduct and behavior
for assigned students, and reinforces positive student behaviors in
accordance with school and District policy. Observes, evaluates,
reports and records students' performance, behavior, social
development, and physical health. Communicates with parents or
guardians, teachers, counselors, and administrators to resolve
students' behavioral and academic problems.
Knowledge, Experience, Other Qualifications:
* Must possess a current Colorado Department of Education
Teachers License with appropriate endorsement. * Provides
instruction to linguistically diverse students in English only. *
Provides instruction in Language Arts following DPS standards-based
Please enter all of your education, licensure, and endorsements
on your profile before submitting an application for this position.
Candidates without a complete profile will not be considered. If
your teaching license is pending, you are eligible to apply.
To see what qualifications are acceptable for this role, please
refer to this teacher qualifications
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needs of every student with great schools in every neighborhood.
Our goal is to provide every child in Denver with rigorous,
enriching educational opportunities from preschool through high
school graduation. DPS is comprised of nearly 200 schools including
traditional, magnet, charter and alternative pathways schools, with
an enrollment of more than 90,000 students.
DPS has become the fastest-growing school district in the
country in terms of enrollment and the fastest-growing large school
district in the statein terms of student academic growth. Learn
more at dpsk12.org.
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origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, or any other
status protected by law or regulation. It is our intention that all
qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection
decisions be based on job-related factors.