Physical Education Teacher

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PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHER


Position is responsible for creating a classroom environment that fosters, promotes and develops an understanding of the relationship of healthy body function and exercise; that motivates each student to cultivate physical fitness, and appropriate social and emotional adjustment; that discovers and develop talents of students in physical achievement; and that develops strength, skill, agility, poise, and coordination in individual, dual and team physical activities and sports, in accordance with each student’s ability.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Illinois Professional Educator License with Physical Education and Health endorsements

RESPONSIBILITIES:

·         Develop effective lesson plans to teach physical education appropriate to the age or grade level
·         Teach cognitive concepts about motor skills and fitness
·         Observe and inform students of corrective measures necessary for skill and improvement
·         Instruct students on importance of regular amounts of appropriate physical activity now and throughout life
·         Assess the skill level of students and provide differentiated instruction for various ability groupings
·         Offer alternatives during classes to accommodate different levels of fitness
·         Explain and enforce safety rules governing sports, recreational activities, and the use of sports and exercise equipment
·         Maintain order among students
·         Document attendance, grades and other records
·         Confer with parents or guardians, teacher and administrators to report on students’ progress

Posted By

Suburban Cook County Online Application Consortium

4300 Grove Avenue, Brookfield, IL 60513
 
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Compare with State

Amount per Student

$14,265

State Average: $13,341

% ELL Students

21%

State Average: 10%

Student Teacher Ratio

13.05

State Average: 15.71

% IEP Students

17%

State Average: 15%

FTE

370

State Average: 246