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: Elementary Teacher, Title I.
The certificate must be in Kindergarten.
The certificate status must be active or about to graduate from a state-approved teacher preparation program.
Teach basic skills such as color, shape, number and letter recognition, personal hygiene, and social skills. Establish and enforce rules for behavior, and policies and procedures to maintain order among students. Observe and evaluate children's performance, behavior, social development, and physical health. Instruct students individually and in groups, adapting teaching methods to meet students' varying needs and interests. Read books to entire classes or to small groups. Provide a variety of materials and resources for children to explore, manipulate, and use, both in learning activities and in imaginative play. Plan and conduct activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, and work time that provides students with opportunities to observe, question, and investigate. Collaborate with other teachers and administrators in the development, evaluation, and revision of kindergarten programs. Prepare, administer, and grade tests and assignments to evaluate children's progress. Supervise, evaluate, and plan assignments for teacher assistants and volunteers. Administer standardized ability and achievement tests, and interpret results to determine children's developmental levels and needs. Prepare for assigned classes, and show written evidence of preparation upon request of immediate supervisors. Use computers, audiovisual aids, and other equipment and materials to supplement presentations. Plan and supervise class projects, field trips, visits by guests, or other experiential activities, and guide students in learning from those activities. Attend professional meetings, educational conferences, and teacher training workshops in order to maintain and improve professional competence.