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 certificate position area must be in one of the following areas: English, Journalism, Reading, Reading Specialist, Reading/Language Arts.
The certificate must be in one of the following grades: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th.
The certificate status must be active.
MAJOR FUNCTION: This is an instructional position with responsibility for guiding and directing the learning experiences of students in a group or class in grades 9 through 12.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Teaches students knowledge, social skills and concepts. Identifies long-range goals and specific objectives and plans a program for individualized and group instruction. Prepares, administers, and corrects tests and records results; evaluates student achievements. Plans lessons so that students become involved in learning and decision-making related to curriculum choices. Maintains a classroom that recognizes respect for both teacher and student; motivates students in an atmosphere of respect and freedom. Confers with the student, his/her parents, and the principal and/or supportive personnel regarding the student’s academic and social development. Keeps attendance, grade records and book inventories, as required by School Board policy. Applies knowledge of child psychology to include growth, development, interrelationships, etc. Attends classes, seminars, etc., to provide for professional growth and keeps abreast of the latest instructional methods and techniques. Performs other related duties as required.
These duties and responsibilities are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of those in this classification.