English and Science Instructor (Part-time)

Location
Fort Valley, Georgia
Posted
Sep 01, 2017
Ref
633288
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Summary

Instructors of the Upward Bound Program at Fort Valley State University provide direct academic support services to the students of the Upward Bound Project in an area of expertise (English, Mathematics, or Science). All instructors are hired in a part-time, temporary status with the possibility of continuing to teach during the Summer.

Duties and Responsibilities

Conduct assigned classes and provide other academic support services (e.g. workshops, and development session with emphasis on academic)

  • Assist Academic Advisor with the initial and on-going assessments of students' academic abilities and rates of achievements
  • Prepare appropriate course outlines and syllabuses for assigned courses
  • Attend all scheduled meetings Teaches at an appropriate instructional level.
  • Provides teacher-focused and student-focused content development.
  • Provides initial focus, content emphasis and linking, and lesson summaries.
  • Assesses and encourages student progress.
  • Monitors student progress.
  • Responds to adequate and inadequate student performances.
  • Supports students.
  • Handles non-instructional tasks efficiently and uses instructional time appropriately.
  • Maintains effective physical setting for instruction.
  • Maintains appropriate student behavior in the classroom.
  • Interacts in a professional manner with staff, students, and parents.
  • Enforces regulations concerning student conduct and discipline.
  • Models correct use of language, oral and written.
  • Demonstrates accurate and up-to-date knowledge of content.
  • Maintains lesson plans as required by school policy.
  • Experience teaching educationally first-generation and economically challenged students
  • Maintains professional relationships.
  • Maintains professional relationships.
  • Maintains confidentiality of students and student records.
  • Transport students to and from designated pick-up and drop-off locations (as needed)
  • Other job-related duties as assigned

 

Qualifications

Minimum:  

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  1. a) Education and/or Experience: Must have a Bachelor's degree, or equivalent, in Education. Advance degree a plus. b) Certificate or License Required: Valid Georgia professional teaching certificate in the assigned teaching field.

 Working conditions

  • Travel required Instructors may be require to attend college visits with students.
  • Evening/night/weekend work Instructors are required to work twice a month on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., from October 2017 to May 2018.

Physical requirements

Standing or sitting for extended periods of time.



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