Family & Consumer Science Teacher
BASIC FUNCTION/NATURE OF WORK: Under general supervision of a principal and/or other designated administrator, plans and implements an instructional program and provides related educational services for students in grades 9-12. Manages student behavior, assesses and evaluates student achievement, and modifies instructional activities, as required; carries out a variety of student monitoring and controls activities; performs related duties as required or assigned.
Positions covered by this specification serve as general education classroom teachers in a high school (grades 9-12). Classes taught may be single or multi-grade level, are most of ten-subject oriented but may be skill or specialty oriented. Some positions work off site or in a combination of off site and classroom settings. Incumbents usually perform duties within a team or departmental setting, but might work independently in a unique teaching specialty. Some positions are assigned to reading or technology laboratory; other positions are assigned to science laboratory or industrial arts/technology education laboratory where the use of chemicals and machinery necessitates a higher level of monitoring to prevent accidental injury to students.