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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3406180
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : November 24, 2020
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Summary Description:
The Pawtucket School Department is seeking a physical education teacher.
Under the direction of the school administrator, the physical education teacher will implement the physical education/ health curriculum.

Exemplary Duties and Responsibilities:
•Plans and provides appropriate learning experiences for students
•Provides an atmosphere and environment conducive to the intellectual, physical, social, and emotional development of individuals to ensure Success for Every Student.
•Guides the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals
•Establishes clear objectives for all lessons, units, projects, and communicates these objectives to students and parents
•Prepares for classes assigned and shows written evidence of preparation upon request of immediate supervisor
•Monitors and evaluates student outcomes.
•Develops, selects and modifies instructional plans and materials to meet the needs of all students
•Maintains appropriate records and follows required procedures and practices
•Monitors appropriate use and care of equipment, materials and facilities
•Participates in meetings, workshops and seminars for the purpose of conveying and/or gathering information required to perform functions.
•Prepares a wide variety of written materials for the purpose of documenting activities, providing written reference, and/or conveying information
•Communicates and interacts with students, staff, parents and the community
•Supervises students in a variety of school related settings

Is Knowledgeable of and Skilled at:
•Instructional techniques
•Assessment techniques
•Differentiated instruction techniques
•Managing classroom procedures and behaviors
•Organizes physical space to create a safe, accessible, and resource-rich environment
•Preparing and maintaining accurate records
•RTI (Response to intervention)
•PBIS (Positive Behavior Intervention Support)
•Cultural competency
•Subject area, grade level, and or credential area of teaching (e.g. special education, math, science, physical education, etc.)
•Conflict resolution
•Ability is also required to work with a significant diversity of individuals and/or groups
•Able to work effectively with administrators, colleagues, central office, school based staff, students parents and the community
•Work with data of varied types and/or purposes; and utilize job-related equipment.
•Independent problem solving is required to analyze issues and create action plans
•Meeting deadlines and schedules; working as part of a team
•Reflective practitioner; strives to maintain and improve professional competence

Licensure/ Certificate Requirements:
•Valid RI Teaching License in Physical Education/Health Pre-K- 12 (REQUIRED)
•A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university

Desirable Qualifications:
•Minimum two years teaching experience preferred.
  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Health
    Classroom Teacher > Physical Education
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Pawtucket School Department is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on 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

    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Tereza Pereira , Human Resources Assistant
    • 286 Main Street
    • Pawtucket, Rhode Island 02860

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