Elementary School Teaching/Kindergarten
Pelican Island Elementary Description:
Knowledge of the prescribed curriculum including emergent and early literacy. Knowledge of
child growth and development and especially of characteristics of students/children in the age
group assigned. Basic understanding and knowledge of current technology. Knowledge of
learning styles. Ability to use varied teaching methods. Knowledge of current trends, research
and best practices related to education. Ability to handle problems, concerns and emotional
distress with sensitivity and tact. Ability to communicate orally and in writing with students,
parents, and others. Ability to plan, establish priorities and implement activities for maximum
effectiveness. Ability to assess levels of student achievement effectively, analyze test results, and
prescribe actions for improvement. Ability to maintain appropriate student supervision so that
students have a safe and orderly environment in which to learn. Ability to work effectively with
peers, administrators and others. Knowledge of Florida Educator Accomplished Practices and
Teacher Competencies.Job Summary:
To provide an educational experience in which primary grade students move toward
the fulfillment of their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and psychological
growth and maturation.Qualifications:
1. Bachelor's degree from an accredited educational institution.
2. Valid Florida teacher certification in appropriate area.
3. Must meet the No Child Left Behind Act regulations and requirements.
4. Satisfactory criminal background check and drug screening.Application Procedure:
Apply onlineSalary Information: Instructional. One hundred ninety-six days worked per year (10 months). FLSA Exempt.
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