Elk Grove High School is seeking exceptional candidates with a strong commitment to helping all students maximize their learning while achieving success with our district goals. A strong academic background is essential. We are looking for exceptional candidates who will assist Elk Grove High School create an exemplary learning community where staff seeks and implements strategies for improving student achievement and growth; works collaboratively in professional learning communities to achieve goals with a common purpose focused on student learning; and demonstrates a commitment to the success and well-being of all members of our school community.
State of Illinois Professional Educators License (PEL) with Senior HS endorsements in physical education.
Willingness to work cooperatively with other teachers in the physical education and health departments to develop new course work and to support existing programs.
English as a Second Language preferred.
Ability to teach courses at various academic levels.
Must have excellent teaching skills with the ability to work in a variety of learning environments.
Excellent communication skills.
Willingness to support building co-curricular activities such as a theatre director, coach, or sponsor.
Commitment to working with an interdisciplinary or integrated team: designing, implementing, and refining curriculum.
Proficiency in the use of instructional and multimedia technologies.
Candidate should be an active member in professional organizations related to physical education and health content area.
"We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our district. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status."