May 11, 2020

Substitute Teacher

  • TrulyHired
  • Reno, NV, USA
Full-time Education

Job Description


SUMMARY DESCRIPTION:

A substitute teacher is responsible for providing instruction, managing the classroom environment, and promoting student learning in the absence of the regular classroom teacher.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLITIES

The duties of this position include but are not limited to:

The substitute teacher needs to follow the regular lesson plans and instructions of the absent teacher. The substitute teacher maintains as fully as possible the established routines and procedures of the assigned school and classroom; prepares and submits a summary of their work; informs the regular teacher of situations or problems encountered; adheres to school and administrative procedures; implements effective pupil handling; maintains high standards of education; provides guidance and advice to students; shows interest in students' progress; and encourages critical-thinking, analytical and creativity skills.

Substitute teachers also work with other teachers, respect personal privacy and maintain confidentiality regarding their students. A substitute teacher maintains a professional appearance as an example for students; takes all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities; monitors behavior of students and reports to the Principal any unusual issues or problems; reports evidence of suspected child abuse to authorities; supervises non-classroom activities when assigned, and does not leave students unsupervised.

When performing duties of a Long Term Substitute Teacher:

The duties and responsibilities noted above will be followed as well as, make provisions to be available to students and parents for educational-related purposes beyond the instructional day when required or requested to do so under reasonable terms. Long term substitute teachers attend staff meetings, serve on staff committees, and perform duties as assigned by the Principal or Executive Director. School policies will be followed at all times.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:
Education Required: An Associate's Degree, 60 credit hours, from an accredited college or university in Education; (A Bachelor's degree is preferred) Licenses/Certifications Required : Substitute Teaching License or Teaching License issued by Nevada Dept. of Education is REQUIRED. To download a licensure application go to: http://www.doe.nv.gov/Educator_Licensure/Applications_Forms. For all questions regarding licensure, please contact the Nevada State Department of Education at 687-5980 between 1:00-5:00 PM, or email them at [email protected]. Experience Preferred: Experience working with students is desired.
THIS JOB SPECIFICATION SHOULD NOT BE CONSTRUED TO IMPLY THAT THESE REQUIREMENTS ARE THE EXCLUSIVE STANDARDS OF THE POSITION. INCUMBENTS MAY BE REQUIRED TO FOLLOW ANY OTHER INSTRUCTIONS, AND PERFORM ANY OTHER RELATED DUTIES, AS MAY BE REQUIRED BY THEIR SUPERVISOR.

The Coral Academy of Science is committed to providing a safe and respectful learning and working environment for all students, staff, and visitors. We prohibit bullying, cyber-bullying, harassment, sexual harassment, and/or discrimination based on an individual's actual or perceived race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, veterans or military status, marital status, disability or the presence of any sensory, physical or mental handicap in any of its educational programs/activities and employment, or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Salary

Daily rate = $100 daily
90+ consecutive days worked in a school year (long-term)= $120 daily

Additional Job Information

Substitute teachers assume the responsibilities of absent teachers. Instructions and lesson plans will be provided except possibly in the case of long-term assignments.

PLEASE NOTE: You must also include 2 references and your substitute credential.

All positions require 2 returned confidential references, one of which must be your current or previous direct supervisor. References from relatives will not be accepted. Whenever possible, provide email addresses for your references in the application so they can be sent electronically. Notify your references that you will be using them as a part of the Coral Academy of Science application process and encourage them to respond as soon as possible.

Any applicant who would like to request a reasonable accommodation in any step of the selection process should contact the Human Resources at (775) 323-2332 x. 155

  • Position Type: Full-time
Job Category: Instructional Support > Substitute
Equal Opportunity Employer
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Contact Information
  • Nicole Pifer
  • 1350 East 9th Street
  • Reno, Nevada 89512

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