Teacher, CTAE-Engineering Technology

Category:  Teaching
Job Function:  Teaching
Department:  Westlake High

Summary

Provides instruction in selected areas of Engineering Technology to ensure that students gain appropriate knowledge and skills about the industry and are prepared for a career and post-secondary opportunities

Essential Duties

  • Provides content-related and appropriate instruction based on state and local curriculum through a combination of classroom, laboratory, and co-curricular experiences
  • Provides community-based instruction and projects based on program guidelines and requirements
  • Provides leadership opportunities for students by establishing a Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO), i.e. SkillsUSA or TSA as a co-curricular instructional tool within the classroom
  • Manages and maintains program facilities and equipment
  • Adheres to all state guidelines required for the implementation of a successful program
  • Provides classroom environment which promotes active learning in subject area
  • Communicates responsibly with students, parents, colleagues, school and county leadership Accounts for student attendance and punctuality
  • Follows all county, state, and federal policies and procedures
  • Follows professional ethics in all work-related activities
  • Attends school and District-level professional learning activities as directed
  • Prepares adequately for responsibilities to be assumed when absent
  • Seeks and maintains professional learning opportunities through State endorsed professional organizations. i.e., ACTE, GACTE.
  • Facilitates home-school communication by such means as holding conferences, telephoning, and sending written communications
  • Integrates appropriate technology into classroom instruction
  • Avoids behaviors which detract from staff morale
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the appropriate administrator

Required Education

Bachelor’s Degree or higher from an accredited institution accepted by GaPSC

Certification/Licensure

Must hold GaPSC certification in Engineering and Technology - FLD [769] or attain a passing score on the GACE Engineering and Technology Education Assessment, and meet the requirements for induction at GaPSC 505-2-.04; Induction Certificate

Experience Qualifications

Minimum of 2 years of occupational work experience in the field required 

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

  • Classroom management skills
  • Excellent communication skills both orally and in writing
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Proven communication and instructional strategies

Working Conditions

  • Classroom/lab environment

Physical Demands

  • Ability to push or pull a maximum of 50 pounds
  • May require stooping or crouching
  • Ability to lift and carry 30-50 pounds with assistance
Posting ID:  27418

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