Part Time Homebound Teacher

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Start Date
07/29/2020

Description

Job Title:  General Education Homebound Teacher (FLSA: Exempt)

This is a part-time position on an as needed basis. The total number of work days and times will vary based on student needs. Hourly rate of pay is $35.00. There are no GMSD Benefits associated with this part time position.
 
Job Objective:   To ensure that students in GMSD qualifying for and capable of benefiting from homebound services receive the appropriate educational program in a positive and productive educational atmosphere.
 
Minimum Qualifications

  • Current Tennessee licensure and/or licensure eligibility in the state of Tennessee
Responsibilities and Essential Functions:
Please note that this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this position.  Duties, activities, or responsibilities may change at any time with or without notice.
  • Ability to work with students who may suffer from acute or catastrophic illness or injury.
  • Ability to provide learning experiences in a variety of settings.
  • Broad knowledge of curriculum/instruction.
  • Basic understanding and knowledge of use of current technology.
  • Implement instructional activities provided by student’s teacher(s) of record including any modifications/accommodations.
  • Deliver instructional strategies that contribute to a climate where students are actively engaged in meaningful learning experiences.
  • Carry out responsibilities for test administration, when requested (i.e. handle materials in a secure manner).
  • Provide appropriate feedback to the student’s teacher(s) of record regarding student progress during homebound sessions.
  • Maintains specific records of data collection.
  • Use appropriate materials, technology, and resources to help meet the learning needs of students.
  • Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with other professionals, students, and parents.
  • Serve as liaison between the school and the home for the delivery of instructional services to students who qualify for homebound services in general.
  • Establish and maintain a positive collaborative relationship with the student’s families to increase student achievement.
 Skills and/or experiences required:
  • Passionately believes that all students can achieve at high levels.
  • Demonstrates cultural competence and a deep understanding of and empathy for issues facing contemporary families.
  • Deep understanding of the various school environments and commitment to improving student achievement.
  • Exhibits strong focus on goals and results.
  • Motivates, inspires, and moves students to action to achieve ambitious goals.
Working Conditions:
  • Homes of Homebound Students or locations to be determined as decided upon by the Student Services Homebound Liason, the Homebound Teacher, and the Parent/Guardian of the student in need of assistance.
Reports to: 
  • Department of Student Services Homebound District Liaison

Posted By

Germantown BOE (TN)

6685 Poplar Avenue Suite 202, Germantown, TN 38138