2019 - 2020 English Language Learner (ELL) Teacher

    • Job Tracking ID: 512680-670736
    • Job Location: New Orleans, LA
    • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: April 24, 2019
    • Years of Experience: College
    • Starting Date: July 22, 2019
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All applications will be reviewed and responded to as quickly as we are able. While we wish we could personally speak with each applicant, we are unable to do so due to the volume of applicants. With that in mind, please do not call in to follow up on your application

Job Description:

Walter L. Cohen High School is searching for English Language Learner (ELL) Teachers for the 2019 - 2020school year. The ELL Teacher will be responsible for instruction in multiple subject areas and grades, ensuring that our students get the support necessary to be successful in their core classes. The goal of this position is to guide English Language Learners toward gaining proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing.. If you are relentless about seeing all students achieve at high levels, this is a chance to work at a school that does whatever it takes to ensure our students are equipped with the academic and social skills needed to "Prep for College" and "Prep for Life."


Experience and Skills:


  • Provide ELL push in and/or pull out instruction to students in a variety of subject/content areas
  • Assist in administering required language proficiency and academic achievement tests for determining placement for students
  • Assist in developing language acquisition support plans (ELL plans) for all ELL students and work with classroom teachers to implement plans
  • Execute research-based programs according to best practices
  • Frequently analyze results from multiple sources to drive instruction
  • Maintain school culture of high behavioral expectations
  • Maintain frequent communication with student families


  • Bachelor’s Degree (required).
  • Teacher Certification or certification eligible (preferred but not required).
  • Fluent in Spanish (preferred but not required).
  • Experience working in urban schools (highly preferred)
  • Solutions-Oriented: concentrates on finding ways to solve problems and improve systems
  • High Expectations: An unwavering belief that all students can achieve at high levels
  • Work ethic: possesses a strong willingness to work hard and long hours to get the job done
  • Intelligence: learns quickly, demonstrates ability to quickly and proficiently absorb new information
  • Teamwork: Demonstrated ability to work well in a team


We offer a competitive compensation package.