The Director of Teaching and Learning will assist the Assistant Superintendent, Educational Services substantially and effectively in the task of providing leadership in developing, achieving, and maintaining the best possible educational programs and services for all instructional initiatives; and will administer the particular division and/or departments of which he/she has charge with a maximum of efficiency.
Dual Language Instruction Background/Knowledge Preferred
A Master’s degree.
A valid and appropriate Clear Administrative Credential in compliance with the provisions of Title 5, California Administrative Code, Sections 80125-80127 and California Education Code, Section 44270.
Three years of successful, full-time administrative or supervisory experience.
A minimum of five years of successful, full-time classroom teaching experience, including Structured English Immersion, Transitional Bilingual Education, or Dual Language Immersion programs. The candidate should also have direct experience in K-8 grade ranges.
Demonstrated ability to work effectively and harmoniously with administrators, teachers, and other staff.
Demonstrated ability to compile and write clear, concise district policies and procedures consistent with current law and the needs of the District.
Ability to meet district standards for physical and mental health.
Evidence of mature judgment and sensitivity to the personnel needs of the District based upon the racial/ethnic composition of the community, including state and federal laws.
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in written form and orally in both Spanish and English.
Satisfactory recommendations from a training supervisor or other professional who has observed the candidate’s personal characteristic, scholastic achievement, and job-related performance.
Bilingualism and bi-literacy in English and Spanish desired.