Somerville ISD - HS Social Studies

Job Details

Region: 6
School District/Employer: Somerville ISD
District Category/Employer: Campus
Position: Teacher
Assignment Level: Level
  • High School
Core Subjects
  • Social Studies
Job Title: HS Social Studies
School: Somerville High School
Campus Description: Somerville Independent School District is a rural, 2A school district located near Somerville Lake, in beautiful Burleson County. We have apporximately 540 students and our facilities are up to date with the latest technology in every classroom. We offer small class sizes, assigned mentors for first time teachers, and lesson planning with the help of instructional coaches. Somerville HS has approximately 180 students. Small class sizes with interactive boards and 1:1 Chromebooks.
Date Posted: 7/1/2022
Deadline: Until Filled
Openings: 1
Commitment: Full Time
Description/Notes: There are approximately 180 students enrolled in the HS School. Small town with small class sizes, interactive boards in each classroom, instructional coaches, mentors for new teachers, and 1:1 Chromebooks for students.

Applicants who are in a recognized teacher alternative certification program and working towards certification will be considered.
Qualifications: Education/Certification: Secondary Social Studies
Bachelor’s degree from accredited university
Valid Texas teaching certificate with required endorsements or required training for subject and level assigned
Demonstrated competency in the core academic subject area assigned

Special Knowledge/Skills:
Knowledge of core academic subject assigned
Knowledge of curriculum and instructional best practices for online learning
Strong knowledge of Internet and web-related technology
Ability to instruct students using a variety of technology applications and platforms
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Ability to develop relationships and maintain consistent contact with student, parents, and colleagues. Ability to support students with computer set-up, navigation, and technology issues.

Student teaching, approved internship, or related work experience
Salary Range:
1st year teachers start at $47,000
Benefits: TRS-ActiveCare Medical Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas (2 PP0 plans and 2 HMO plans) and Baylor Scott & White (HMO plan) In conjunction with the State of Texas contribution of $75.00, Somerville ISD pays a total of $350.00 towards the plan; $20,000 Basic Life Insurance Policy; Section 125 Cafeteria Plan enrollment; Plans available for employee to purchase - dental, vision, disability, critical illness, hospital indemnity, cancer, accident, FLEX medical and additional life insurance.
How To Apply:

Philip Salazar

Contact Person:

Name: Karla Sparks
Address: P.O. Box 997
City: Somerville
State: TX
Zip: 77879-0997
Phone: (979) 224-1622
Fax: (979) 596-1778