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Position 1:

Teacher, District-Wide 2022-2023

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Position Description:

POSITION TITLE: Teacher

STARTING SALARY: $56,869

IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR: Principal

JOB SUMMARY:

Provides students with appropriate learning activities and experiences designed to fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical and social growth.

ILLUSTRATIVE DUTIES:

1. Plan a program of study that, as much as possible, meets the individual needs, interests, and abilities of
the students.

2. Create a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and
interests of the students.

3. Prepare lessons that reflect accommodations for individual differences.

4. Prepare for classes assigned and show written evidence of preparation upon request of immediate
supervisor.

5. Encourage students to set and maintain standards of classroom behavior.

6. Guide the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and, in harmony with the goals,
establish clear objectives for all lessons, units, projects, and the like to communicate these objectives
to the students.

7. Employ a variety of instructional techniques and instructional media consistent with the physical
limitations of the location provided, and the needs and capabilities of the individuals or student groups
involved.

8. Strive to implement, by instruction and action, the district’s philosophy of education and instructional
goals and objectives.

9.Assess the accomplishments of the students on a regular basis and provide progress reports as
required.

10. Refer students for evaluation by district specialists as required.

11. Take necessary and reasonable precautions to protect the students, equipment, materials, and
facilities.

12. Maintain accurate, complete, and correct records as required by law, district policy, and administrative
regulations.

13. Assist the administration in implementing all policies and rules governing student life and conduct.
Develop a reasonable rules of classroom behavior. Maintain order in the classroom in a fair and just
manner.

14. Make provisions for being available to the students and to the parents for education-related purposes
when required.

15. Plan and supervise purposeful assignments for teacher aide(s) and volunteer(s) and, cooperatively
with department heads, evaluate their job performance.

16. Maintain and improve professional competence.

17. Participate in district staff development.

18. Attend staff meetings and serve on staff committees.

19. Maintain a professional relationship with colleagues.

20. Establish and maintain open lines of communication with students, parents, and community
members.

21. Maintain open communication with parents.

22. Perform other job-related duties as assigned.

EDUCATION:

Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a valid Texas teacher certificate or out-of-state equivalent (transferred to Texas) for appropriate for level and/or subject area of assignment.

TYPE OF SKILL AND/OR REQUIRED LICENSING/CERTIFICATION: Ability to communicate effectively in both written and oral forms with all levels of management, both internal and external to the district. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships both internal and external to the district. Ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into focus; judge distance (close and distant); reach with arms extended and use hands to manipulate the keyboard. Ability to lift and carry up to 10 pounds, stoop, kneel, crouch, walk, twist, bend, climb, and/or be mobile. Ability to travel throughout the district and city. Valid Texas driver’s license with appropriate insurance coverage.

Teaching Licenses:

Bilingual-Bicultural (Endorsement)| Business Education| Communication Arts and Literature| Early Childhood| Elementary Education| K-8 World Language and Culture (Endorsement)| Mathematics| Mathematics: Middle Level (Endorsement)| Reading (Endorsement)| Science: Chemistry| Science: Earth and Space Science| Science: General Science (Science 5-8)| Science: General Science: Middle Level (Science 5-8) (Endorsement)| Science: Life Sciences| Science: Physics| Social Studies| Social Studies: Middle Level (Endorsement)| Technology| World Languages and Cultures

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Contact Information

Adam

Harrer

Recruiter

7135567427

Houston Independent School District

4400 West 18th St

Houston

Texas

77092

United States