BIOLOGY TEACHER- GRADE 9 LONG TERM SUBSTITUTE

Marblehead High School

Marblehead Public Schools

Marblehead, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3000963
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : August 31, 2018
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

TITLE: Long Term Substitute Biology Teacher; Grade 9

LOCATION: Marblehead High School

REPORTS TO: Principal

DATES: August 27, 2018 – Ocotber 4, 2018


Position Responsibilities:

• Covering a leave of absence, meets and instructs assigned Biology Grade 9 classes in the locations and at the times designated.
• Plans a program of study that, as much as possible, meets the individual needs, interests and abilities of the students.
• Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of the students.
• Prepares for classes assigned and shows written evidence of preparation upon request of immediate superior.
• Maintains established standards of classroom behavior.
• Guides the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and, in harmony with the goals, establishes clear objectives for all lessons, units and projects to communicate these objectives to students.
• Employs a variety of instructional techniques and instructional media, consistent with the physical limitations of the location provided and the needs and capabilities of the individuals or student groups involved.
• Strives to implement by instruction and action the district’s philosophy of education and instructional goals and objectives.
• Assesses the accomplishments of students on a regular basis and provides progress reports as required.
• Seeks the assistance of district specialists as required.
• Takes all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials and facilities.
• Maintains accurate, complete records as required by law, district policy, and administrative regulation.
• Assists the administration in implementing all policies and rules governing student life and conduct, and for the classroom, develops reasonable rules of classroom behavior and procedure, and maintains order in the classroom in a fair and just manner.
• Makes provision for being available to students and parents for education-related purposes outside the instructional day when required or requested
• Plans and supervises purposeful assignments for support staff and volunteer(s) and, cooperatively with department heads and principals assists in the evaluation of their job performance.
• Attends staff meetings as required.
• Establishes and maintains standards of pupil behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere in the classroom.
• Communicates with parents through conferences and other means to discuss pupil’s progress and interpret the school program.
• Identifies pupil needs and cooperates with other professional staff members in assessing and helping pupils solve health, attitude, and learning problems.
• All other duties as assigned.

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > Science: Biology
  • Welcome to Marblehead High School!

    SCHOOL EXPECTATIONS:

    The School will.....

  • Create a school community that encourages active and responsible participation
  • Require respectful behavior from all
  • Provide a safe and healthy learning environment
  • Adhere to national and state learning standards
  • Offer a variety of courses
  • Recognize and make accommodations for individual differences in abilities, needs and interests
  • Utilize varied teaching practices to respond to multiple learning styles
  • Employ multiple assessment methods to measure students’ knowledge and skills
  • Use technological innovations in all subject areas to enhance teaching and learning
  • Foster an awareness and an appreciation of other cultures
  • Develop an understanding of environmental and global issues
  • Promote mature decision making
  • Offer a variety of support services to the school community
  • Support professional development for all staff
  • Provide opportunities for communication and cooperation among parents, school, and the community. Learn more about us...


    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Marblehead Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination om the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate IN an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Job Qualifications & Physical Demands:

      Preferred highly qualified by DESE licensure standards; preferred certified in Biology
      Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and possess a high level of capability with technology.
      Must be able to assist in the protection of students and school property, assist the principal in fire and other emergency drills as required by law and School Committee policy.
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Daniel Bauer , High School Principal
    • 2 Humphrey Street
    • Marblehead, Massachusetts 01945
    • Phone: 781-639-3100
    • Fax: 781-639-3105
    • Email: click here

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