Substitute Teacher

Richmond Community Schools is hiring a substitute teacher.

SUMMARY: Job involves instruction, supervision and training of individuals or groups of students with a wide variety of needs in a regular and/or special education setting. Job activities include instruction of students in a variety of education environments including classrooms, learning centers, vocational programs, the community and/or other institutional facilities.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Create a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of the students. Reports to the principal or school secretary upon arrival at the school. Follow lesson plans and instructional material and provide individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each pupil. Establishes and maintains standards of pupil behavior to achieve an effective learning atmosphere. Makes appropriate referrals, and develops strategies for individual education plans. Maintains appropriate records including taking attendance, checking test papers, recording grades, student assignments for homework, projects and the necessary clerical work required to maintain student records for a teacher who is absent. Plans and coordinates the work of paraprofessionals, parents, and volunteers in the classroom and on field trips per the direction of RCS. Follow lesson plans as provided and directed. Long-term subs will be required to develop lesson plans. Carries out a program of study prescribed in the lesson plans left by the classroom teacher. Guides the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and objectives as indicated in the lesson plans for the lessons, units, or projects assigned. May perform duties usually required of absent teacher such as lunchroom duty, hall monitoring, etc. Other duties as assigned.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Supervise classroom, students, paraprofessionals and volunteers. Supervise students while on playground duty if required.

Job Type: Seasonal

Experience/Certification Required:
Valid Indiana teaching license or must have 60 hours college credit or have successfully completed the PRAXIS.   The PRAXIS can be scheduled and taken at the Administration Building, 300 Hub Etchison Parkway, Richmond, Indiana  47374.

QUALIFICATIONS: All substitute Teachers are required to have a valid teaching credential or an Indiana Substitute Teaching Permit. To qualify for an Emergency 30-Day Sub Permit, an applicant must have earned a minimum of 60 semester hours of college credit or have successfully passed the Praxis test required for HQ Paraprofessionals. It is the responsibility of the substitute to insure that all credentials are current.

Education Level: High School
Career Level: Entry Level

Full Day $85.00
Half Day $50.00
Substitutes with a valid teaching license on long term assignments of 15 days or more will earn teacher salary daily rate.
Flexible schedule available!

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