Teacher - PE @ TMS, open until filled
To develop in each pupil an understanding of the relationship of good body function and exercise; to motivate each pupil to cultivate physical fitness, hygienic habits, and good social and emotional adjustment; to discover and develop talents of pupils in physical achievement; to develop strength, skill, agility, poise, and coordination in individual, dual, and team physical activities and sports, in accordance with each pupil’s ability. • Teaches knowledge and skills in physical fitness, health education, rhythms and dance, and individual, dual, or team sports. • Analyzes, demonstrates, and explains basic skills, knowledge’s, and strategies of formal sports, games rhythms, and fundamentals of body movement. • Provides individualized and small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each pupil, to the extent feasible. • Provides appropriate safety instruction and makes safety checks on equipment and field areas to insure the over-all safety of pupils. • Establishes and maintains standards of pupil behavior needed to provide an orderly, productive environment in the physical education areas. • Evaluates each pupil’s growth in physical skills, knowledge, and contribution in team sports. • Maintains professional competence through in-service education activities provided by the district, and/or in self-selected professional growth activities. • Communicates with parents and school counselors on pupil progress. • Supervises pupils in out-of-classroom activities during the assigned work day. • Participates in curriculum, other developmental programs, in faculty committees and the sponsorship of student activities. • Performs other duties as many, from time to time be assigned by the supervisor.