Nevada Connections Academy Florida Secondary Math Substitute Teacher, 2018-2019 School Year in Home-Based, Florida
Florida Secondary Math Substitute Teacher, 2018-2019 School Year
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Working primarily from your home, certified Teachers will “virtually” manage instructional programs. Through use of the telephone, Internet and various curriculum tools the Substitute Teacher will consult regularly with learning coaches and students to
ensure that each child successfully completes his/her instructional program. The Substitute Teacher will support various CA schools during short term periods of teacher absences for up to but not limited to 6-8 weeks. This is a part-time position with no
The duties include, but are not limited to:
Complete all grading, create report cards and conduct parent conferences in a timely and manner
Support the instructional program with asynchronous web conferencing sessions.
Communicate with parents, students and other teachers on a regular basis to develop and update Personal Learning Plans and schedules, score assessments, provide feedback on student work, suggest instructional approaches and strategies, monitor completion
of assignments and coach special projects.
Work collaboratively with a team of teachers to ensure that all students on the team’s caseload are successfully progressing through the program that parents have a central point of contact, and that tasks are distributed evenly amongst the team members.
Support students and parents with alternate strategies and provide additional assistance with daily assignments and projects.
Communicate regularly with parents, students, and curriculum specialists through use of computer and telephone.
Keep student records and data up-to-date, including cumulative files, online student and family information, attendance accounting, and logging all student and parent contacts.
Work with Advisory Teachers and School counselor to ensure students and families are receiving appropriate communications, students are making adequate progress and established goals are being met.
Other duties as assigned.
Valid Secondary Math teacher certification in Florida
Bachelor’s degree or higher
Multiple certifications a plus
Strong technology skills (especially with Microsoft OS and MS Office programs)
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
Customer focused approach
High degree of flexibility
Demonstrated ability to work well in fast paced environment
Team player track record
Ability to work remotely
Must own a computer with high speed Internet access that meets Connections Academy’s minimum technology specifications, including Microsoft Office.
During the time that Teacher is subbing, must be available Monday – Friday during normal business hours
Complete required orientation and training programs upon hire and at the beginning of each school year
Comply with all provisions of the Connections Education Work At-Home Policy
Ability to work some occasional evening hours, as needed to support some families