Leander ISD

Summer Employment Opportunities

LISD Employees,

If you are interested in working in one of our summer programs, please review the listings below and follow the steps to complete the application process. Please read this email carefully. If you have any questions about the individual positions, contact the person listed for each opportunity.

Applicants will apply for the positions below through Applitrack. If you were a previous year's applicant, note that we have simplified the process in Applitrack and we are hopeful it will be more user-friendly.


Click on this link for instructions on how to find the positions on the Leander ISD website, to log into Applitrack, and to complete the application process. The last page of the instructions lists the contact information of the individuals you can reach with your questions.

High School Summer School

Deadline to apply: Friday, April 30

Applitrack Posting Title: 2021 Secondary Summer School Teachers & IA Internal JobID 5478


Dates

Session I: June 9 - 25 (Required Professional Learning: June 7 - 8)
Session II: July 14 - 30 (Required Professional Learning: July 7 and July 23)

High school teacher-led for acceleration and/or credit recovery will be in a virtual format.
High school Credit Recovery through Edgenuity will be primarily virtual with an opportunity for students to attend in-person for prescriptive testing and/or Lab Manager support at Vista Ridge High School.

Pay

Teacher: $30/hour

Instructional Assistant: $15/hour


Meet the Principal via Zoom

We will be hosting a “Meet the Principal” session via Zoom from 4 -5 p.m. on April 7 to introduce the secondary summer school principal and assistant principals, provide an overview of summer school, and answer questions.

Join Zoom Meeting https://leanderisd.zoom.us/j/4910364886

Meeting Passcode: Rowdy


Contact: Amanda Toon ext. 10236 or amanda.toon@leanderisd.org

Middle Ignite - Middle School Summer School

Deadline to apply: Friday, April 30
Applitrack Posting Title: 2021 Secondary Summer School Teachers & IA Internal JobID 5478


Middle School Summer School will be structured the same as the summer of 2019 when Ignite kicked off the program with the goal of engaging students for future success during the school year. Middle School Ignite will have an equal focus on both academics and social skills building. Middle school will be an in-person format.


Location: Vista Ridge High School


Dates: Session 1 June 14 - 25 | Monday - Friday | 7:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Required Professional Learning: June 10 - 11


Pay

Teacher - $30/hour

Instructional Assistant - $15/hour


Meet the Principal via Zoom

We will be hosting a “Meet the Principal” session via Zoom from 4 - 5 p.m. on April 7 to meet the secondary summer school principal and assistant principals and to get an overview of summer school and ask questions.

Join Zoom Meeting https://leanderisd.zoom.us/j/4910364886

Meeting Passcode: Rowdy


Contact: Amanda Toon at amanda.toon@leanderisd.org or ext. 10236

Online Credit Recovery

Deadline to apply: Friday, April 30
Applitrack Posting Title: 2021 Summer School Credit Recovery Lab Manager Job ID 5504

Location: Vista Ridge High School and Virtual


Dates:

Session I: June 9 - 25 | Monday - Thursday | 7:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Session II: July 8 - 23 | Monday - Thursday | 7:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.


Required Professional Learning dates: TBD

Pay: $20/hour

Contact: Amanda Toon amanda.toon@leanderisd.org or ext. 10236

Elementary Ignite

Deadline to apply: Friday, April 16
Posting title: 2021 Elementary Summer School Teacher Internal Job ID 5488

This summer, identified students at nine campuses will receive the opportunity to extend learning from this school year while participating in small group reading or math lessons that are 45-minutes long. The program will target current first, second, and fifth-grade students. The lessons will occur three times a week for six weeks this summer. This instruction could happen virtually or in-person.


Teachers supporting this program will work together to create a schedule. Each teacher will be expected to support four groups per day. The recommended group size is four or less. The goals of Elementary Ignite are to engage students, make connections and empower learners and their families. A willingness to think flexibly and creatively is crucial for any candidate thinking about applying for one of these positions.


Locations: Giddens, Camacho, Reed, Faubion, Grand View Hills, Bagdad, Knowles, Pleasant Hill, and Plain.


Dates: June 8 - 24, July 13 - 29 | Tuesday - Thursday of each week (Times: TBD by campus)

Required Professional Learning: June 1

Teacher Pay: $30/hour (approximately 80 hours total)

Contact: Amie Chase amie.chase@leanderisd.org or ext. 10250

Academic Camps

Deadline to apply: Friday, April 30
Posting Title: 2021 Summer Academic Camp Teacher JobID 5497


World Languages Camps: Elementary and Secondary sessions available and new to PACE Math Camp


Dates, times, and format: TBD

Teacher Pay: $30/hour
Contact: Amanda Toon amanda.toon@leanderisd.org ext. 10236

Extended School Year - Special Ed

Deadline to Apply: Friday, April 30


Extended School Year (ESY) is a program designed for special education students who experience regression and the loss of critical skills during breaks in school and are unable to demonstrate recoupment of these skills within a reasonable period of time. Services are individualized, but typically include ELE, SLE, ICAP, behavior, and site-based (location other than ESY school campus such as in-home).


Location

Elementary: Deer Creek Elementary School
Secondary: Vista Ridge High School

Dates

June 7 - 24 and July 12 - 29 | Monday - Thursday from 8 a.m. -12 p.m.

Site-based hours will vary based on student needs. Teachers and parents will coordinate dates, times, and places to meet.

Required Teacher Professional Learning: June 2 from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Hiring Requirements

  • To be a classroom and site-based teacher, you need to hold a teacher’s certificate and be certified in special education.
  • Instructional assistants must be highly qualified.
  • ESY will hire support staff (SLP, OT, PT, VI, O&M) based on student needs. All support staff must apply.
  • ESY will also hire one nurse per campus. Related service providers will be hired based on the number of students that need those services.


Pay
Teachers - $30/hour

Instructional Assistants - $15/hour

Support Staff - Based on support area, contact Grace Mcintosh or Amanda Stuart for rates

Contact: Grace Mcintosh grace.mcintosh@leanderisd.org or x10345 (Secondary) or Amanda Stuart at amanda.stuart@leandertisd.org x10372 (Elementary) if you have any questions about this program or need salary information.

Summer COVID Compensatory

Deadline to Apply: Friday, April 30

Summer COVID Compensatory Services can be provided for students who receive special education services and have not made the expected progress on their IEP goals due to the implications of the COVID-19 pandemic, subsequent school closures, and virtual emergency learning. The need for Summer COVID Compensatory Services is determined by the ARD committee and based on data review. Services can be campus-based or site-based (location other than school campus such as in-home).


Location

Campus-based services will be coordinated through ESY at Deer Creek Elementary School for elementary and Vista Ridge High School for secondary.


Pay: Rates same as ESY.


Contact: Grace McIntosh grace.mcintosh@leanderisd.org or Amanda Stuart amanda.stuart@leanderisd.org with questions.

Summer Job Coaches

Deadline to Apply: Friday, April 30

Summer Vocational Services are designed specifically to support students with disabilities who have paid work. The Job Coaches are expected to be out on the job sites and be able to drive a suburban. These services allow the students to continue to receive vital support so that they keep their paid employment.

Location: Cedar Park High School portables to start the day; assignments will vary weekly

Dates: June 7 - 24 and July 12 - 29 | Monday - Thursday | 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Hiring Requirement: Must be a Level 3 Instructional Assistant or hold be a Certified Teacher

Pay: $15/hour
Contact: Denise Geiger at 512-924-7881 or Debbie Gauna at 512-299-2145 for any questions.

Dual Language/ESL Summer Program

Deadline to apply: Friday, April 10

2021 Summer Bubble Festival
This summer program is for Pre-K and Kindergarten English Learners who are currently participating in ESL or dual-language programs.


At this time, we are waiting for guidance from TEA regarding the learning environment (in-person, virtual, or hybrid) for our summer program. As soon as we get this information, we will update this site.


Location: Reed Elementary

Dates for students:
Session 1: June 9 - 24 (Monday - Thursday)

Break: June 25 - July 4
Session 2: July 5 - 14

Student’s Class time: 7:30 a.m. - 2:35 p.m.

Dates for Teachers:
Professional Learning: June 7 & 8 (Monday - Tuesday)
Session 1: June 9 - 24 (Monday - Thursday)
Break: June 25 - July 4

Session 2: July 5 - 14
Wrap-up date: July 15
Teacher time: 7:15 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.


Pay: $30/hour


If applying for a dual-language classroom position, you must have your bilingual certification. If applying for an ESL classroom position, you must have your ESL certification.
We will also be hiring a librarian, PE, and art teacher. All applications will be submitted through Applitrack. We plan on hiring by the end of April.


Dates for Instructional Assistants*
Prep days: May 31 - June 3 (Monday - Thursday)
Professional Learning: June 7 & 8 (Monday - Tuesday)

Session 1: June 9 - 24 (Monday - Thursday)
Break: June 25 - July 4
Session 2: July 5 - 14
Wrap-up date: July 15

Instructional Assistant time: 7:15 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.


Pay: $15/hour


Contact: If you have any questions regarding these positions, contact Zaida Avila 512-570-0331 or email at Zaida.avila@leanderisd.org


*Bilingual required

Please find these summer positions on the Leander ISD Careers page. Be sure to notice the deadline to complete each application. We look forward to receiving your application.