PT (.67) Woodworking Instructor Career and Technical Education (CTE)

Saturday, August 31, 2019
Climax Scotts Community Schools
Position Details: 

Climax-Scotts Jr./Sr. High School
Part-Time (.67 FTE) Woodworking Instructor 

Career and Technical Education (CTE)

The Woodworking Instructor shall deliver the State of Michigan Curriculum as regulated by the Office of Career and Technical Education to 1 section of students in the Woodworking Program (CTE). The instructor will also be responsible for teaching 2 sections of MS Woodshop.

Job Qualifications:

  • Standard CTE Certificate, Occupational Education Certificate (OEC), or Annual CTE Authorization in Woodworking (48.0701) preferred but would also accept the following CIP Code Endorsements:  Carpentry (17.1001), Construction and Maintenance (17.1000), Construction Trades (46.000), Construction Trades (46.9901), or Millwork and Cabinet Making (17.3601).
  • Or, if no CTE Certificate or Authorization, the ability to qualify for Annual CTE Authorization which requires a minimum of 4,000 hours of paid recent and relevant work experience (within the past 10 years).  The work experience must be related to this industry.
  • Communication and business networking skills required.
  • Must possess excellent organizational skills, technology skills, be detailed and team oriented.
  • Experience working with high school age students and diverse student populations preferred.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities

  • Instruct students by lecturing, demonstrating and using audiovisual aids and other materials to supplement presentations.
  • Prepare course objectives and outline for course study following curriculum guidelines or requirements of state and school.
  • Assign lessons and correct student work.
  • Administer assessments to evaluate pupil progress, record results and issue reports to inform parents of progress.
  • Keep attendance records.
  • Maintain a positive system of classroom management.
  • Meet with parents to discuss student progress and problems.
  • Participate in faculty and professional meetings, educational conferences and teacher training workshops.
  • Perform related duties such as sponsoring one or more activities or student organizations.
  • Assisting pupils in selecting course of study and counseling students in adjustment and academic problems.
  • Manage program accounts and projects, working within budget and scheduling requirements.
  • Confer with advisory members to discuss curriculum requirements, industry standards and to coordinate activities.
  • Teaches knowledge and skills in woodworking Develops lesson plans and organizes class time so that preparation, instruction, shop work, and clean-up activities can be accomplished within the allotted time
  • Demonstrates materials, equipment, tools and processes using standard or teacher-prepared models, mockups, sketches and other instructional aids Guides students in selection of appropriate projects.
  • Provides individual and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of pupils with widely varying intelligence and manual skill levels, and in order to accommodate the variety of projects worked on simultaneously Instructs students in the use of eye protection and safety guards and in the use, care and safe operations of tools, machines and equipment.
  • Maintains surveillance over storage and use of school-owned materials, equipment and tools to prevent loss or abuse.
  • Makes minor repairs to tools and equipment as required. Evaluates each student’s performance, knowledge, and skills in course being taught Identifies student needs and cooperates with other professional staff members in assessing and helping students.
  •  Establishes and maintains standards of pupil conduct needed to provide an orderly, safe, and productive environment in an activity-type classroom with potential hazards

The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this position.  It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

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Please Include: Cover letter, resume with transcripts, copy of valid certification, and three letters of recommendation.

Deadline: Until Filled

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