Classroom Teacher - Regional School District #13
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Family and Consumer Sciences Education
Job Title: Long Term Substitute - Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher
Job Location: Coginchaug Regional High School
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Home Economics, Pre-K-12 (045)
District: Regional School District #13
Durham, CT 06422
Telephone: 860-349-7200
Job Description:
Position Available: Mid-May through end of the school year      
Position: Long Term Substitute - Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher 
Qualifications: Bachelor’s  Degree; 045 Preferred
Reports To: Building Principal
Job Description: Regional School District 13 is seeking a Long Term Substitute Teacher for  High School Family and Consumer Sciences (anticipated) Mid -May 2024 - the end of the school year (last day of school is June 12th).
Duties and Responsibilities:
  •  Plans a program of study that meets the individual needs, interests, and abilities of the students
  • Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of students
  • Prepares for classes assigned, and shows written evidence of preparation upon request of immediate supervisor
  • Encourages students to set and maintain standards of classroom behavior
  • Guides the learning process towards the achievement of curriculum goals and establishes clear objectives for all lessons and communicates these objectives to students
  • Employs a variety of instructional techniques and instructional media, consistent with the needs and capabilities of the student groups involved
  • Motivates students effectively
  • Communicates effectively with students, staff and parents
  • Strives to implement the District’s mission, goals and objectives outlined in the District’s Strategic Plan
  • Assesses the accomplishments of students on a regular basis and provides progress reports as required.
  • Provides appropriate learning experiences for students with special needs
  • Takes all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities
  • Maintains accurate, complete, and correct records as required by law, District policy, and administrative regulations
  • Assists the administration in implementing all policies and rules governing student life and conduct, and for the classroom, develops reasonable rules of classroom behavior and maintains order in the classroom in a fair and just manner
  • Makes provisions for being available to students and parents for education-related purposes outside the instructional day when required or requested to do so under reasonable terms
  • Plans and supervises meaningful assignments for teacher assistants and works with the administration to evaluate their job performance
  • Attends staff meetings and serves on staff committees as required
  • Follows the policies and procedures of the school district and state
  • Participates in professional (growth) development activities professional growth
  • Assumes responsibilities outside of the classroom as they relate to the school
  • Demonstrates a sense of professional responsibility
  • Performs any other duties and responsibilities associated with the position as detailed in additional specific job descriptions or that the primary evaluator may request
  • Supports and promotes the District’s Core Ethical Values with students, colleagues and parents
To Apply:  Complete an online application by going to our district website ( Go to Employment, click on Application Procedure for Certified Positions and then click on Online Application.
Regional School District 13 does not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, color, religion, age, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, national origin, or ancestry with respect to employment practices or in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  The following person has been designated to handle inquiries and grievances regarding these non-discrimination policies and practices: Jennifer  Keane, Director of Student Services and Special Education, 135A Pickett Lane, Durham, CT 06422. Phone: 860-349-7208.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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