CTE: Family and Consumer Science Teacher

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CTE Human Services Teacher
Effective: August 1, 2024

This position is responsible for creating a classroom environment that develops skills in Human Services courses.  Other professional and administrative duties may be required as prescribed.

The individual who fills this position should have a genuine call to working with students and seeing them succeed.  A vision for the current program is required.  While classroom management is a required element, the creativity of lesson planning, instruction, and assessment are also key elements. Applicants who can add to the overall climate and culture of the school are also desired.

Essential Duties:
1. Teaches content and skills in Human Services courses, utilizing curriculum designated by Bradley County Schools.
2. Instructs students in citizenship and basic subject matter specified in state law and administrative regulations and procedures of Bradley County Schools.
3. Adapts Family & Consumer Science material and methods to develop relevant sequential assignments and lesson plans that guide and challenge students.
4. Develops lesson plans and supplementary materials compatible with the division’s basic instructional philosophy and congruent with course standards; provides individualized and small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each student and subgroups of students.
5. Evaluates academic and social growth of students, prepares report cards, keeps appropriate records to include attendance reports, checklists, census forms, and other recordkeeping activities as necessary.
6. Encourages students to think independently and to express original ideas.
7. Evaluates each student’s progress in meeting the course standards for Family & Consumer Science skills.
8. Establishes and maintains standards of student behavior needed to provide an orderly, productive classroom environment.
9. Communicates with parents and school counselors on student progress.
10. Supervises students in assigned out-of-classroom activities during the working day.
11. Participates in faculty committees and the sponsorship of student activities.
12. Administers testing in accordance with division testing practices.
13. Models nondiscriminatory practices in all activities.
14. Maintains professional competence by attending staff development programs, curriculum development meetings and other professional activities.
15. Participates in various student and parent activities which occur in school including PTA, student clubs and afterschool activities.
16. Creates an effective learning environment through functional and attractive displays, bulletin boards, and activity/learning centers.
17. Performs other duties as assigned by principal or appropriate administrator.

Additional Duties
-  Performs other related tasks as assigned by the Principal and other central 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.

-  Uses standard office equipment such as personal computers, printer, copy and fax machines, and telephone.

Travel Requirements 
-  Travels to school district buildings and professional meetings as required.
-  Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
-  Knowledge of current teaching methods and educational pedagogy, as well as differentiated instruction based upon student learning styles.
-  Knowledge of a wide range of human services subject areas.
-  Knowledge of data information systems, data analysis and the formulation of action plans.
-  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.
Physical and Mental Demands, Work Hazards
-  Works in standard office and school building environments.

Qualifications Profile
-  State Certification as required for position (see Endorsement codes below).
-  Motor Vehicle Operator's License or ability to provide own transportation.

-  Bachelors from an accredited college or university in education discipline applicable to teaching assignment.
-  Masters Degree preferred.

Endorsement Codes:  50, 51, 154, 450

FLSA Status:             Exempt

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Bradley County Schools

800 South Lee Highway , Cleveland, TN 37311

At the following locations

Bradley Central High School

1000 South Lee Highway , Cleveland, TN 37311