English Teacher - 2019-2020 School Year

HCPS - Short Pump Middle School - Glen Allen, VA3.9


Job Title English Teacher - 2019-2020 School Year
Location Glen Allen, VA, US
Organization Name HCPS - Short Pump Middle School
About Us
Henrico County Public Schools is one of the six largest county public school divisions in Virginia with a nationally recognized educational program. Henrico County is a suburban community surrounding the city of Richmond, VA. We are 104 miles from the Atlantic Ocean to the east; 94 miles from the scenic Sky Line Drive to the west; 106 miles from Washington, D.C. to the north; and 75 miles from the North Carolina border to the south.

Our Mission:
Henrico County Public Schools, an innnovative leader in educational excellence, will actively engage our students in diverse learning experiences that inspire and empower them to becoome contributing citizens.

General Statement of Duties
Use and evaluate instructional materials and resources, including technology, that support the curriculum of Middle School English.

Essential Duties
Humanizes instruction by planning a program of study that meets the individual needs of students
Secures and prepares instructional materials in advance and shows written evidence of preparation
Plans purposeful assignments for student teachers, aides, and substitute teachers
Assists in the evaluation, selection, and requisition of books, equipment, audio-visuals, and other supplementary materials
Demonstrates a knowledge of subject matter
Diagnoses and develops plans for the learning problems of students appropriate to the level of achievement
Refers students to specialists when deficiencies are detected or suspected
Implements all curriculum programs adopted systemwide in a positive and efficient manner
Participates in curriculum development appropriate to assignment
Establishes clear objectives for all learning experiences and communicates these objectives to students
Demonstrates the ability to communicate effectively with students
Makes use of a variety of resources, materials, and methods in an effort to improve the effectiveness of instruction
Speaks clearly using fluent and appropriate language in well-modulated tones
Evaluates pupil accomplishments on a regular basis
Exhibits interest in what is being taught and in the needs of the student
Confers with colleagues, students, and or parents on a regular basis
Promptly and accurately handles routine matters involving reports, records and moneys
Takes all necessary precautions to protect and to maintain facilities, equipment, and materials
Returns materials to their assigned place or designated personnel promptly after use
Emphasizes and enforces safety factors within the classroom, building, and throughout school property
As an extension of classroom management responsibilities supervises students throughout the school as assigned, or as circumstances require
Maintains a disciplined atmosphere appropriate to the teaching environment
Maintains a practice of good housekeeping for self and students to improve the learning environment
Establishes reasonable classroom rules with consistent enforcement occurring in a positive way
Cooperates with administrative and supervisory staff in the evaluation process
Establishes and maintains cooperative relations with co-workers relative to school matters
Minimum Qualifications
A Bachelor's degree and a valid teaching license with an endorsement in Middle School English are required.

Additional Information

The minimum salary for this position is:
$45,999.88 for a Bachelor's degree

$48,207.97 for a Master's degree