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Teacher - PE (Gr JK-5) - 997314

Apply Now Job Number: 505246
Work Type: Full Time with Full Benefits
Location: Fort Lauderdale-Davie, Florida
Department: USD Lower
Categories: Teaching - JK - 12

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Job Title: Teacher - PE (Gr JK-5) - 997314
Location: Fort Lauderdale-Davie, Florida
Work Type: Full Time with Full Benefits
Job Category: Exempt
Hiring Range: Commensurate with experience.
Pay Basis:


Subject to Grant Funding?: No  
Essential Job Functions: 1. Provides daily subject matter instruction to meet group and individualized student needs as assigned by the Director.

2. Records and maintains school, classroom, and students' information such as attendance, student files, referral information, progress reports, lesson plans, curriculum development, etc.

3. Attends and participates in departmental/division meetings, plans projects, activities, and school related evening and weekend programs as needed.

4. Arranges and stores curriculum related materials, equipment, and supplies. Prepares daily and weekly lesson plans in a manner that is responsive to school's philosophy; and in team or grade level planning.

5. Establishes and maintains a positive learning environment that reflects the schools philosophy.

6. Refers students, when necessary, following school procedures.

7. Communicates with parents and professional staff on a regular basis.

8. Follows curriculum guidelines to include remediating, developing, and enriching student motor skills and health related subjects.

9. Integrates technology into the teaching-learning process.

10. Maintains proper discipline and assists students in developing self-discipline and a sense of responsibility, collaborative learning and independence.

11. Establishes a humanistic, systematic classroom code of conduct.

12. Participates in arrival/dismissal, playground, and lunchroom supervisory responsibilities as assigned by the Director.
Marginal Job Functions: 1. Assists the administrative staff in gathering and compiling information for special reports and curriculum revisions.

2. Partakes in extra-curricular athletic related activities as assigned by Director.
Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:  
Job Requirements:  
Required Certifications/Licensures:  
Required Education: Bachelor's Degree
Major (if required): In field or 12 credits in field
Required Experience: None.
Preferred Qualifications: 1. Valid State of Florida Certification Certificate.

2. Master's Degree.

3. One (1) year of successful experience in teaching.
Is this a safety sensitive position? No  
Background Screening Required? Yes  
Pre-Employment Conditions:


Sensitivity Disclaimer: Nova Southeastern University is in full compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and does not discriminate with regard to applicants or employees with disabilities, and will make reasonable accommodation when necessary.

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