Biology Teacher (0.4)

Virginia Beach, VA, US
May 25, 2019
Job Type
First Colonial HS, Biology (40%) position, Annual Contract without benefits for the 2019-2020 SY. Candidates applying to this position must be endorsed to teach Biology in the state of Virginia, or be eligible for the minimum of a Provisional License with the endorsement of Biology (e.g., earned a BS Degree in Biology from an accredited college or university) GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES
Under direction of the school principal, plan and provide for appropriate learning experiences for students. Provide an atmosphere and environment conducive to the intellectual, physical, social and emotional development of individuals to ensure success for every student. Supervise students in a variety of school related settings. Monitor and evaluate student outcomes. Communicate and interact with students, parents, staff and community. Develop, select and modify instructional plans and materials to meet the needs of all students. Maintain appropriate records and follows required procedures and practices. Monitor appropriate use and care of equipment, materials and facilities.
Knowledge of VBCPS curriculum and techniques for integrating curriculum, VBCPS policies and effective instructional practices; thorough understanding of the teaching and learning process; ability to provide instruction that reflects multiple perspectives and multicultural education; ability to infuse technology into curriculum; ability to work effectively with administrators, colleagues, central office, school based staff, students, parents and community; excellent oral and written communication and human relations skills.
Bachelor's Degree in applicable field of education from an accredited college or university. Must have or be eligible for a teacher license from the Virginia Department of Education. A comparable amount of training and experience may be substituted for the minimum qualifications.

All requested supporting documents listed under the "Attachments" Category should be scanned individually, and then attached to your online application. The minimum of an unofficial or official transcript documenting (verifying) degree earned and date of conferral should be attached to your online application.

Three (3) professional/character references must be added to your online application. One of the three required references must be from a current supervisor (Principal) and the others can be provided by university professors, colleagues, or other individuals who can complete a reference for you in applying for this teaching position.
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Reports To Principal or Administrator Designee

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Salary Range:

Instructional Experience-Based Step Pay Scale

Start Date 2019-2020 School Yr

School Improvement Programs 21st Century Skills, AVID, Differentiation/Differentiated Instruction, Mentoring, Understanding by Design (UbD)

Technology Literacy Desktop Publishing, Email Applications, Word, Databases, Access, PowerPoint, Publisher, Excel

Endorsements Biology

Additional Job Information
Virginia Beach City Public Schools Offers:

-Membership in the Virginia Retirement System
-Comprehensive Benefits Plan
-Personal Reasons Leave & Sick Leave
-Tuition Reimbursement
-Professional Development
-Leadership Development

Virginia Beach City Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, disability, marital status, age, genetic information or veteran status in its programs and activities. (Reference: School Board Policies 2-33, 4-4, 4-6)

To seek resolution of grievances resulting from alleged discrimination or to report violations of these policies, please contact the Chief Human Resources Officer at (757) 263-1133, 2512 George Mason Drive, Municipal Center, Building 6, Virginia Beach, VA, 23456.

Alternative formats of this application which may include taped, Braille, or large print materials are available upon request for individuals with disabilities. Call or write the Department of Human Resources, Virginia Beach City Public Schools, 2512 George Mason Drive, P.O. Box 6038, Virginia Beach, VA 23456-0038. Telephone: (757) 263-1133 (voice); (757) 263-1240 (TDD) or email at:

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