Agency: Department of Corrections
Working Title: FDC-ACADEMIC TEACHER - 70038922 LOWELL CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION
Salary: $32,696.82 - $61,625.79 annually
Posting Closing Date: 05/26/2020***OPEN COMPETITIVE ADVERTISEMENT***Academic Teacher - 70038922
This advertisement is for a Career Service position located at Lowell Correctional Institution in the Education Department.Salary Range:
$32,696.82 - $61,625.79 annually
SALARY WILL BE DETERMINED IN ACCORDANCE WITH CURRENT PAY POLICY.SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES (KSA's):
- Plans, develops and conducts classes in the assigned subject(s).
- Utilizes various teaching techniques and activities to assist students with their educational advancement.
- Responsible for the supervision of inmates assigned to the class.
- Conducts roll calls, counts and maintains attendance records.
- Ensures that order and discipline are maintained in the classroom.
- Continually evaluates students and makes determinations as to overall progress.
- Administer grades and evaluates tests.
- Counsels and advises individuals regarding their program progress, behavior or personal concerns.
- Participates in staff meetings, seminars and workshops to identify needed curriculum changes and to facilitate professional development.
- Assists in budget preparation and processing purchase requests for the education program.
- Prepares and presents lesson plans.
- Collaborates with peers to develop curriculum, learning activities and promotes student achievement.
- Maintains records, such as student grades, attendance and supply inventory.
- Perform other related duties as assigned.
- Ability to communicate effectively.
- Ability to work independently.
- Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.
- Knowledge of the principles, methods and techniques of effective communications.
- Ability to prepare teaching plans, courses, activities and learning experiences for a variety of students.
- Ability to understand and apply applicable rules, regulations, policies and procedures relating to classroom teaching.
- Ability to utilize problem-solving techniques.
- Ability to understand and apply applicable rules, regulations, policies and procedures relating to a correctional institution.
- You must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university. Official transcripts are required from all colleges attended.
- You must possess or be eligible for a current Professional State of Florida Educator's Certificate.
- You must possess one year of teaching experience.
Note: Educators Certificate must be obtained within 12 months of hire date and certification must be maintained to remain in class in accordance with FDC Procedure 501.103 and 944.801 (3)(k), F.S. Educator's Certificate. Permanent certification must be obtained within 36 months to remain in class.
Support of knowledge, skills, and abilities should be demonstrated on the application, in the education, in the work experience, in the work sample, in the interview and/or during reference checks.
If you are interested in this position and meet the above indicated qualification and have the desired education, knowledge and experience, please submit a State of Florida Application and resume through the People First system. If you experience problems applying on-line, please call the People First Service Center at 1-877-562-7287.
Applications will be accepted until 11:59 PM on the closing date.
The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.
Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.
The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.VETERANS' PREFERENCE.
Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes,candidates eligible for Veterans' Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply.Candidates claiming Veterans' Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code. Veterans' Preference documentation requirements are available by clickinghere. All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement. Nearest Major Market: