Middle School English Teacher
Must hold a certificate issued by Florida Department of Education.
The certificate must be in one of the following types: Professional Certificate, Temporary Certificate, Statement of Status of Eligibility.
The Middle School English Teacher will give students a successful foundation of the rules of grammar, language, and the writing process to build on throughout the rest of their educational careers. Teach the love of literature and poetry.
Responsibilities and Duties
Set high academic standards for every student in class while still adapting to the individual needs of each student. Prepare lesson plans in advance that teach the school’s LGIs (Learning Goal Indicators) for the corresponding subject. Teach different classes the rules of grammar, punctuation, spelling and other nuances of the English language through the writing process. Track and report performance data to determine where changes need to be made and which strategies and methods are working. Attend special events held by the school and engage with students and/or parents in an appropriate, friendly way. Attend work a maximum of eight working days prior to the commencement of classes and two administrative days following the conclusion of the spring semester of the school year Participate in the ongoing curriculum development of the school and attend all teacher meetings. Communicate with the parents of each student. Prepare and present regular oral and written reports to parents concerning their child’s education and welfare. Maintain student and family confidentially both on and off campus. Performs other duties as may be deemed necessary for the efficient operation of the department. It is essential for the Employee to arrive on time to work every scheduled work day. It is essential for the Employee to maintain good attendance and give ample notice, when possible, when Employee will be absent. It is essential for Employee to speak to co-workers with respect and to follow all of the requirements and expectations in the Employee Handbook.