English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher

New Jersey
Posted 5 months ago

KIPP New Jersey is part of the nationally recognized “Knowledge Is Power Program” network of free, open-enrollment, college-preparatory public schools dedicated to preparing students for success in college and in life. In 2002, KIPP New Jersey first opened its doors in Newark’s South Ward as a single class of 80 fifth graders and has since grown to educate 7,035 students in grades K-12 across 15 schools in Newark and Camden. More than 90% of KIPP New Jersey students currently qualify for free or reduced meals.


  • Prepare lesson plans in accordance with students’ level of English proficiency
  • Teach small group classes using pull-out and push-in model
  • Use data to responsively teach mastery of the English language
  • Work closely with students, families, and colleagues to create an environment that is supportive of student progress
  • Monitor student progress and adjust teaching strategies to ensure all students meet the learning objectives
  • Update student goal trackers and use data to help guide your lesson plans


  • A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university
  • A minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0 if graduation date is after 2016 or minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.75 if degree conferred before 2016
  • Demonstrated interest in working with students from diverse economic and cultural backgrounds
  • A collaborative attitude towards teaching and learning
  • This job requires the individual to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, absent a legally required accommodation, pursuant to a New Jersey Executive Order and federal and state guidance
  • Be bilingual in another language
  • A minimum of two years of teaching experience Knowledge of WIDA requirements

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Job Details

Job CategoryBilingual Education, TESOL PK-12
Organization/School NameKIPP New Jersey
Contact NameKIPP NJ Recruitment
Contact Emailrecruitment@kippnj.org
Application End Date12/31/2022
Position TitleESL Teacher
Application Linkhttps://jobs.smartrecruiters.com/KIPP/743999852995334-k-12-esl-teacher-newark-immediate-
Organization Websitehttps://jobs.kippnjmiami.org/