JobID 1274 : 21st Century Kids After-School Program Specialty Area Licensed Teacher (#1921861)

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21st Century Grant Specialty Area Certified Teacher at Ocoee Middle School 

Hours: 4 hours/week during the school year between 3:45 PM and 6:45 PM one day a week during school operation and an hour of preparation time.  Seeking licensed teachers to work 4 hours a week in each of the following areas: STEM, Maker Space, Art. 

PRIMARY FUNCTION: 

Engage at-risk middle school students in order to improve academic outcomes through intensive tutoring and positively affect social-emotional and character development. 
Provide program services to actively participating 21st CCLC students and assisting the Program Site Coordinator in providing high-quality educational service programs. Assist with parent and family education events and educational field trips. 

Create and implement fun and exciting activities planned to include both genders and all middle school age groups. 

Must monitor and evaluate situations quickly using good judgment to assess situations and make decisions. Create and maintain a safe environment for children and adults within the program space. 

KEY ROLES: 

Communicate positively and create relationships with members and parents to provide positive guidance and role modeling to members.
Creative and flexible adaptation of programs and activities as necessary. 
Monitor and evaluate programs, services and activities to ensure the safety of members, quality in programs and appearance of the branch at all times. 
Maintain safety by ensuring equipment and environment are appropriately maintained 
Apply appropriate guidance and discipline techniques 
Ensure a productive work environment by working within a team environment. 
Participate in 21st CCLC staff and/or teacher meetings and training as required. 
Complete appropriate reporting according to organization and grant requirements.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
May participate in special programs and/or events.
Performs other related tasks as assigned.

Note:         The above description is illustrative of tasks and responsibilities.  It is not meant to be all inclusive of every task or responsibility.


RELATIONSHIPS: 
Internal: Maintains close, daily contact with staff (professional and volunteer), and supervisor to receive/provide information, discuss issues, explain guidelines/ instructions; instruct; and advise/counsel. 

External: Maintains contact with external community groups, schools, members' parents and others to assist in resolving problems. 

SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:
  • Current TN License
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to communicate with staff, parents, volunteers and children. 
  • Good general computer skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • Ability to plan and implement fun and exciting quality programs for youth.
  • Ability to organize and supervise members in a safe environment.
  • Academic Ability to tutor on a middle school level in English/Language Art, Math Activities, Science and Social Studies.   
  • Recommended CPR,  First Aid Certifications, and Background Check.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENT: 
Physical requirements: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating instructions, and policy manuals. The ability to clearly and concisely exchange/receive ideas, facts and or technical information with others. Ability to visually monitor the activities of club members. The employee is required to be able to perform CPR or first aid. The employee is required to use hands to handle or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, climb or balance, and stoop, jump, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee is required to operate a motor vehicle. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee may occasionally lift or move up to 20 pounds. Working environment: Normal afterschool environment. 

Posted By

Bradley County School District

800 South Lee HWY, Cleveland, TN 37311
 
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Compare with State

Amount per Student

$8,554 (USD)

State Average: $9,312 (USD)

% ELL Students

1%

State Average: 4%

Student Teacher Ratio

15.12

State Average: 15.06

% IEP Students

10%

State Average: 13%

FTE

1,139

State Average: 874