Online Business Teacher - Digital Education Center

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Position Areas
Business Education

Description

Position Purpose
Under the general supervision of the School Principal and CTE Director, follows Utah State Board of Education (USBE) and Tooele County School District (TCSD) standards to develop students' skills and competency in preparation for college and career exploration in the various areas of CTE.

Essential Functions
• Prepares students for college and career readiness.
• Develops and administers CTE/Business education curriculum consistent with USBE and TCSD school district goals and objectives.
• Teaches skill and knowledge in CTE/Business.
• Promotes a classroom environment that is safe and conducive to online instruction and student learning.
• Develops lesson plans and instructional materials, and utilizes appropriate equipment for subject area; translates lesson plans into learning experiences to develop pertinent sequential assignments, challenge students, and best utilize the available time for instruction.
• Conducts ongoing assessment of student learning and progress, and modifies instructional methods to fit individual student's needs, including students with special needs; conducts individual and small group instruction as needed.
• Maintains familiarity with district and Utah State standardized tests for the purpose of adapting curriculum to maximize student achievement on such tests.
• Continues to acquire professional knowledge and learn of current developments in the educational field by attending seminars, workshops or professional meetings, and/or by conducting research.
• Organizes and maintains a system for accurate and complete record-keeping, grading, and reporting for all student activities, achievement and attendance as required by district procedures and applicable laws.
• Encourages parental involvement in students' education and ensures effective communication with students and parents.
• Ensures that student conduct conforms to the school's standards and school district policies, and establishes and maintains standards of student behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere in the classroom.
• Coordinates with Director of CTE, staff members, and others for the purpose of maximizing the uses and effectiveness of technology in student learning activities.
• Uses appropriate resources, instructional aids and other supplies and equipment and maintains inventory records; ensures machines and equipment are in proper working order.

Additional Duties
Performs other related tasks as assigned by the Principal and other district office administrators as designated by the Superintendent.
Note: The above description is illustrative of tasks and responsibilities. It is not meant to be all inclusive of every task or responsibility.
Travel Requirements
• Travels to school district buildings and professional meetings as required.
 
Skills, Knowledge, Abilities
• Knowledge of current teaching methods and educational pedagogy, as well as differentiated instruction based upon student learning styles.
• Ability to use, MS Office Standard (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
• Knowledge of a wide range of industrial, technical and technology-related subject areas, as well as best practices in incorporating technology into student learning activities.
• Knowledge of applicable federal and state laws regarding education and students.
• Ability to use computer network system and software applications as needed.
• Ability to organize and coordinate work.
• Ability to communicate effectively with students and parents.
• Ability to engage in self-evaluation with regard to performance and professional growth.
• Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with others contacted in the course of work.

The online teacher will be responsible to:

  • Monitor student progress in online program to ensure students are staying on track to complete class in a reasonable amount of time.
  • Communicate effectively and in a timely manner with students and parents
  • Proactively contact students and parents concerning student progress
  • Ensure final grades are submitted in a timely manner
  • Grade necessary assignments
  • Create additional online curriculum
  • Other duties as assigned
USBE Licensing Level : AEL or Professional 

Contract:
Full time, 187 days, paid over 12 months
Certified Salary Schedule
Benefit eligible at full time certified rate
8 days sick leave and 4 days personal leave per fiscal year

Funding for position is from Trustlands funds and is subject to availability of those funds.
 

Posted By

Tooele County School District

92 So. Lodestone , Tooele, UT 84074
 

At the following locations

Digital Education Center

211 South Tooele BLVD , Tooele, UT 84074