Substitute Teacher - Berlin Public Schools
Position: Substitute Teacher
Subject Area: Social Studies
Job Title: Short-Term Social Studies Teacher
Job Location: Berlin High School
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: History, 7-12 (025)
Certificate: History/Social Studies, 7-12 (026)
District: Berlin Public Schools
Berlin, CT 06037
Telephone: 860-828-6581 EXT 5006
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Job Description:
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:
Temporary short-term substitute assignment providing effective social studies instruction to high school students.  Assists pupils in need of help, prepares lessons, tests, and evaluations.  Actively participates in committee work (departmental, curriculum, etc.), staff meetings, and conferences with pupils, parents, colleagues, administration and parents. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Adheres to rules, regulations and by-laws of the Board of Education;
• Complies promptly with all administrative directives issued by the superintendent of schools or any administrative subordinate within the scope of his authority;
• Maintains a strong working knowledge and application of the philosophy, courses of study, techniques and objectives applicable to the area of his/her specialization and assignment;
• Directs and evaluates the learning experiences of the pupil;
• Maintains order and discipline in the classroom conducive to good instruction;
• Ensures parents are accurately informed of student growth and development;
• Participates in the in-service education programs and professional growth activities, including faculty committee and system-wide committee assignments;
• Participates in assignments and activities to promote better school-community relations (parent conferences, activities, etc.);
• Performs other specific duties as assigned by the building administrator, such as lunchroom, homeroom, outside areas, halls, clerical, club and social activities;

QUALIFICATIONS
Proper Connecticut teaching certification as well as Federal NCLB requirements required.  Academic preparation with emphasis on high school education; knowledge of best practices across the curriculum and ability to modify the curriculum to meet the needs of all learners. Must be a flexible collaborator with an understanding of children's developmental stages.  

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT
Position to begin as soon as possible and continue through January 18, 2019 with the possibilty to extend longer.  Daily substitute rate of $80.00. If the assignment should extend beyond 40 working days, the substitute will be paid a pro-rated salary in accordance with the negotiated agreement between the Berlin Education Association and the Berlin Board of Education, BA 2 $47,347 - Ph.D. Max $97,521. 

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