Science Teacher (Grades 9-12)
Must hold a certificate issued by Florida Department of Education.
The certificate must be in one of the following types: Professional Certificate, Temporary Certificate, Statement of Status of Eligibility.
The certificate position area must be in one of the following areas: Biology/Life Science, Chemistry, Earth Science, Environmental Science, Physics, Science (General), Space Science, Engineering.
Science Teacher (Grades 9-12) Responsibilities: • Maintain and enrich his/her expertise in the subject area he/she will teach • Develop lesson plans that ensure the attainment of state learning standards • Coordinate lesson plans with other teachers to maximize possibilities for teaching similar topics in the same general time frame, thus reinforcing student knowledge on an interdisciplinary basis • Provide direct and indirect instruction • Long- and short-term planning addressing individual needs of students • Prepare students adequately for all required assessments • Evaluate students’ progress • Prepare, at least, quarterly individual achievement reports for parents • Provide an inviting, exciting, innovative, learning environment • Engage in effective and appropriate classroom management • Accept and incorporate feedback and coaching from administrative staff • Serve as an advisor to all students, including organizing advisory groups, overseeing their academic and behavioral progress • Maintain consistent communication with parents, keeping them informed of any accomplishments or declines in the progress of the student • Uses computers and other technology provided to assist students • Gathers, maintains, and submits, as directed, all information and forms related to the use of technology • Keeps accurate records on each student such as progress reports, lesson plans, attendance records, and behavior/discipline records • Attends and/ or participates in such other activities as directed by the Administrator such as: faculty meetings (before or after school hours), open houses, commencement exercises • Participates on faculty committees, helps resolve school problems, and participates in the preparation of courses of study • Agrees to abide by the policies, directives, and guidelines as stated in all School manuals pertinent to the position • Perform other duties, as deemed appropriate by the Principal