Substitute Teacher - Norwalk Public Schools
Position: Substitute Teacher
Subject Area: Business
Job Title: Long Term Sub High School Business Teacher
Job Location: Brien McMahon High School
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Norwalk Public Schools
Norwalk, CT 06852
Telephone: 203-854-4018
Job Description:
Position Description
Substitute teachers are expected to maintain a professional attitude toward their accepted assignment and provide an effective, impactful and positive experience for the students.

  • Follow the lesson plan left by the teacher and ensure students complete all assigned tasks.
  • Maintain a safe environment
  • Keep students under direct supervision at all times
  • Refrain from touching any student for any reason
  • Use appropriate language at all times
  • Use materials provided by the teacher or other school personnel
  • Avoid engaging in or encouraging discussions of inappropriate or non-school related topics.
  • Become familiar with emergency procedures
  • Notify school administration of any unusual incidents which may have occurred during the school day
  • Leave information concerning the day’s activities for the teacher
  • Check with the administrator before leaving an assignment early at the end of the day
  • Refrain from the use of cell phones for making or receiving calls or texting while students are present (except in the case of an emergency).
  • Refrain from the use of laptops and earpieces.
  • Substitute Teachers are not to share personal social networking sites such as email addresses, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or any social networking pages with students.

  • Experience working with young children
  • Ability to communicate ideas and directives clearly and effectively, both orally and in writing
  • Effective, active listening skills
  • Ability to work effectively with others
  • Organizational and problem solving skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher
  • 1-2 years’ experience working with children in an multicultural setting
  • Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Superintendent and/or Norwalk Board of Education may find appropriate
Days:      Monday – Friday
Salary:    Day 1-39 $100/daily          Day 40+ $242.06/daily
Position start date: December 11, 2019
Position end date: April 3, 2020
Benefits:   Position not eligible for benefits

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It is the policy of the Norwalk Board of Education to ensure equal educational opportunity for all students and to prohibit unlawful discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, age, marital status, national origin, gender, sexual preference, or physical and mental disability in the school district's educational program and activities; and to prohibit unlawful discrimination in employment because of race, color, religion, creed, age, marital status, national origin, gender; gender identity or expression, sexual preference or physical and mental disability.

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