Position Type: 8th Grade Teacher
Grade: 5-8
Language Skills:  English (Ukrainian, Russian, or Arabic helpful but not necessary)
Technology Skills: E-mail, Word Processing, Internet, Other
Coaching/Extracurricular Skills: N/A
Closing Date: Until Filled 
​Duty Days: Full-Time, beginning Fall of 2018
Related License or Certification Type: K/1-8, K-12 or K-3 (with 5/6/7/8 endorsement)
Valid Ohio Teaching Certification/License

Job Description:
Global Village Academy (GVA) is looking for a HQT dedicated educators who will provide self-contained classroom instructions. Services provided will focus on the new Core Academic Standards.  

Please mail, fax, or email application, resume and other pertinent information to:

Global Village Academy 
ATTN: Education Director
5720 State Road
Parma, OH 44134

Additional Job Information:

​The Global Village Academy is a public community school that aims to foster cross-cultural understanding and help students become knowledgeable, self-motivated critical thinkers. It strives to provide its students with a traditional education while nurturing in them an understanding of and respect for people from cultures other than their own. The majority of GVA students are either new Ukrainian immigrants, are bi-lingual, or have a weak command of English and thus require special understanding of their unique needs.

Additional Minimum Qualifications:

*Documentation of clear criminal record (FBI/BCI)
*Complies with drug-free workplace rules and board policies
*Available to respond to student emergencies
*Experience working with students whose primary or home language is other than English

Additional Desired Qualifications:

*Knowledge and expertise working in literacy development and language acquisition
*Excellent oral and written communication skills
*Knowledge and expertise of Ohio's English Language Proficiency Standards for English Language Learners