English Language (EL) Teacher – Maternity Leave

Posted on: October 24, 2019

Position Title: English Language (EL) Teacher – Maternity Leave

F.T.E: 1.0 (Temporary)

Location: 2245 N McVicker Ave, Chicago, IL 60639

Reports To: School Director

Start Date: January 2020

End Date: April 2020

Pay Rate: $175 per day

Schedule: 8 hours per day, Monday-Friday

Why join the Distinctive Schools Team:

We foster a love of learning from the very first day of school

We create next generation learning environments students in the 21st century

We empower students, families and staff to contribute to our mission in a meaningful way

We love to laugh and have a good time

We offer a great benefits package (Medical; Dental; Vision; PTO; 403b)

Position Description:

The Distinctive Schools English Language Teacher provides personalized academic and language instruction to English Learners supporting students in the use of English in culturally and socially appropriate ways. This person will…

develop and implement instructional activities which promote the use of the English Language

tailor instruction so that students will be able to effectively participate in English Language Curriculum

communicate knowledge and skills to EL students in an interesting, stimulating and effective manner in conjunction with the classroom teacher

utilize a variety of instructional methodologies and curriculum resources geared specifically towards EL students


Bachelor’s Degree

Illinois Professional Educators License

ESL or Transitional Bilingual Endorsement

Prefer minimum 1 year of experience teaching in urban setting

Distinctive Schools is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or any other personal characteristic protected by applicable law.