Job Title:Teacher (Instructional Coach)
Department:Department of Defense
Agency:Department of Defense Education Activity
Job Announcement Number:12-STE-234-E
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|$41,742.00 to $101,267.00 / Per Year|
|Wednesday, November 07, 2012 to Wednesday, November 21, 2012|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Fort Stewart, GA United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|All US Citizens|
Do you want to work for an exciting educational organization, with the children of our dedicated U.S. Military members? Our mission is to provide an exemplary education that inspires and prepares all students for success in a dynamic, global environment. Come work for the Department of Defense Education Activity, Domestic Dependent Elementary and Secondary Schools!
The Department of Defense Domestic Dependent Elementary and Secondary Schools (DDESS) is currently accepting applications under examining authority of 10 U.S.C., Section 2164, for the above position(s) in DDESS Schools. This vacancy announcement will be used for the purpose of filling this permanent, full-time seasonal position.
Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) is a DoD Field Activity responsible for the oversight of two school systems, the Department of Defense Dependents Schools (DoDDS) and the Department of Defense Domestic Dependent Elementary & Secondary Schools (DDESS). DoDEA employs more than 15,000 individuals responsible for educating approximately 90,000 students in 12 foreign countries, seven states, Guam, and Puerto Rico. The mission of DoDEA is to provide a quality education from pre-kindergarten through grade twelve for the eligible minor family members of DoD military and civilian personnel on official assignments.
The Instructional Coach is a teacher who has both content and instructional expertise particularly in reading, writing, and/or math as well as the use of technology in the classroom to promote an increase in writing skills; better understanding of math; the ability to teach others; and greater problem solving and critical thinking skills. The Instructional Coach facilitates the district's professional development model by demonstrating lessons, observing classroom instruction, and coaching teachers one-on-one. The Instructional Coach focuses on enhancing teacher's ability to provide instruction that (1) builds student understanding and skills; (2) is academically rigorous; (3) addressess the curriculum standards and frameworks; and (4) enhances student sense of engagement in and ownership of learning. The Instructional Coach, together with administrators and classroom teachers, looks at student work and designs standards-based, high-quality instruction. The Instructional Coach serves as a member of a building leadership team working to align district and building goals and to evaluate student data in support of effective school improvement planning. The Instructional Coach works collaborately with other instructional leaders to design and deliver professional development as directed. As a member of a professional coaching community, the Instructional Coach participates in professional development and inquiry into his or her own instructional leadership practice.
- You must be a U.S. Citizen to apply for this position
- A background/suitability investigation/determination is required.