Opportunities

Opportunities

GALA is seeking highly-motivated professionals dedicated to innovative and life changing education for students in the city of Cleveland.

 

K-2 Spanish Immersion Teachers

GALA K-2 Spanish Immersion Teachers are responsible for all core subject areas (Math, Spanish Language Arts, Science, Social Studies) and provide all standards-based instruction in the target immersion language: Spanish, according to GALA’s dual language immersion model. This position will contribute to the development of GALA’s curriculum and Academic Plan and work as a collaborative team with the bilingual Mandarin/Spanish teachers, English Language Arts teachers, and the Specials teachers (Integrated Arts & Physical Education) to ensure dual proficiency in core content and literacy.

 

K-2 Mandarin Immersion

GALA K-2 Mandarin Immersion Teachers are responsible for all core subject areas (Math, Spanish Language Arts, Science, Social Studies) and provide all standards-based instruction in the target immersion language: Spanish, according to GALA’s dual language immersion model. This position will contribute to the development of GALA’s curriculum and Academic Plan and work as a collaborative team with the bilingual Mandarin/Spanish teachers, English Language Arts teachers, and the Specials teachers (Integrated Arts & Physical Education) to ensure dual proficiency in core content and literacy.

 

K-2 English Language Arts Teachers

GALA K-2 English Teachers will primarily be responsible for English Language Arts (ELA) instruction for three to four groups of K-2 students. The ELA teacher will spend approximately 90 minutes a day with each group of students, and will integrate the content of all core subjects (Math, ELA, Science, Social Studies) and provide all instruction in English, according to GALA’s dual language immersion model. This position will contribute to development of the GALA’s curriculum and Academic Plan, and work as a collaborative team member with the bilingual Mandarin/Spanish teachers, the other ELA teachers, and the Specials teachers (Integrated Arts & Physical Education) to ensure dual proficiency in core content areas and literacy.

 

K-2 Intervention Specialist

GALA’s Intervention Specialist will primarily be responsible for a caseload of 10-15 Kindergarten through 2nd grade students. The Intervention Specialist will provide academic, behavioral, and social emotional support within the inclusion classroom, as well as pull-out settings. The Intervention Specialist will work as a collaborative team member alongside the Immersion (Target Language: Mandarin & Spanish) and English teachers to integrate the content of all core subjects (Math, ELA, Science, Social Studies) and provide instruction in accordance with GALA’s dual language immersion model in order to ensure dual proficiency in core content areas and literacy, as well as meet each student’s individual needs in accordance with their IEP.

 

Physical Education Teacher

GALA’s physical education teacher will create an active, engaging, inquiry-based physical education exploration environment where children learn to love physical activity while they engage with meaningful and relevant content. This position will contribute to development of the GALA’s curriculum and Academic Plan, and work as a collaborative team member with the English/Mandarin/Spanish teachers to ensure dual proficiency in core content and literacy.