Middle School ELA Teacher Job

  • Oak Park, IL
  • Schools - General Education Teacher
  • 7 days ago

We are seeking a Middle School ELA Teacher to join our team for the upcoming school year (August 2023 - June 2024). The ideal candidate will have experience teaching Grades 6-8 ELA, with a class size of 25-30 students. A Professional Educator License (PEL) is highly preferred, but not required. New graduates are also encouraged to apply.


  • Develop and implement engaging and challenging lesson plans that align with the school's curriculum and state standards
  • Use a variety of teaching strategies and resources to meet the diverse needs of all students
  • Create a safe and positive learning environment that encourages student participation and fosters academic growth
  • Evaluate student progress through a variety of assessments and provide feedback to students and parents/guardians
  • Communicate regularly with parents/guardians to ensure a collaborative and supportive learning experience for all students
  • Participate in professional development opportunities to stay current with best practices in education


  • Bachelor's degree in Education, English or related field
  • Illinois teaching certification or ability to obtain certification by start date
  • Experience teaching Grades 6-8 ELA preferred
  • Strong knowledge of ELA curriculum and state standards
  • Ability to differentiate instruction for diverse learners
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

If you meet the requirements and are interested in this exciting opportunity to teach Middle School ELA, please submit your resume to [email protected]. We look forward to hearing from you!


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