|Date Posted||November 13, 2019|
|Industry||K-12: Public Schools|
TEACHER - SOCIAL STUDIES-HISTORY
REPORTS TO: School Principal
JOB SUMMARY: Instructs students individually and in groups using various teaching methods such as lectures, discussions and demonstrations. This position teaches middle and high school grades.
PRIMARY JOB FUNCTIONS: List, in the order of time spent, the essential tasks performed by the position. Employees may be assigned additional duties by management as required.
Job Responsibility 1: Plans daily lessons to meet the needs of all students and assists students needing additional support. Adapts teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs and interests.
Job Responsibility 2: Establishes clear objectives for all lessons, units, projects, and homework assignments. Communicates those objectives to students.
Job Responsibility 3: Establishes and enforces rules of behavior and procedures for maintaining order in their classroom.
Job Responsibility 4: Confers with parents or guardians, other teachers, counselors, and administrators to resolve students' behavioral and academic problems.
Job Responsibility 5: Designs and implements assessments that measure progress towards academic standards and identifies gaps in learning. Uses assessment data to refine curriculum and adjust instructional practices.
Job Responsibility 6: Prepares materials and classrooms for class activities and homework assignments. Creates a positive achievement-oriented learning environment.
Job Responsibility 7: Participates in collaborative curriculum development and grade-level and/or school activities.
Job Responsibility 8: Participates in ongoing professional development activities.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
Qualifications: Applicant must hold at minimum, the equivalent of a Bachelor's degree. Applicant must hold or be eligible for a valid TN Teaching license with an endorsement in History (250, 021, 421)
Prior teaching experience preferred.
AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT COMPLIANCE
Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ADA requires MNPS to provide adequate accommodations to qualified persons with disabilities. Prospective and current employees are
encouraged to discuss ADA accommodations with management.