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Teacher Job Overview

Teachers are responsible for educating children, typically from the ages of five to 18. There are several categories of teachers, including high school teachers, elementary teachers, and special education teachers. However, there are many responsibilities that all teachers have in common. Most teachers, regardless of their specialty, are responsible for planning lessons, assessing students’ abilities, and instructing students on an individual and group basis.

Some teachers may be required to work with various grade levels throughout the day. Other teachers work only with a certain age group. In some school systems, students are assigned to teachers based upon their abilities rather than their age. All teachers must be prepared to help students improve their abilities, and they should expect to collaborate with other education professionals, such as academic counselors.

Teacher Job Education Requirements

Teachers are required to have a bachelor’s degree, and public school teachers must also have state-issued certification. While pursuing their degree, prospective teachers learn how to present information to students and how to address the needs of students with varying abilities and backgrounds. Often, the coursework required to become a teacher includes classroom study and fieldwork such as student teaching. In some states, teachers, particularly high school teachers, are required to pursue and complete a master’s degree after earning their teaching certification. While teachers at private schools do not have to meet state requirements, private schools still typically seek teachers with bachelor’s degrees and specialization in the subject they intend to teach. Teachers with a master’s degree and at least five years of experience may also be eligible for a promotion to the position of Professor.

Teacher Job Market

Employment opportunities for teachers are expected to grow six percent to 12 percent by 2022. Teachers who specialize in special education and English as a Second Language (ESL) are expected to see further growth in job opportunities during this same time. However, there is a wide variation of job opportunities by region. While the Northwest has a surplus of teachers, the Southeast is experiencing a shortage. As a general rule, school districts in urban and rural settings typically offer more employment opportunities than those in suburban settings.

Teacher Job Salary Information

The median annual wage for teachers was about $53,000 in 2012. The lowest ten percent of teachers earned $36,000, while the top ten percent earned over $80,000. Generally, teachers work during school hours, and many work several hours before and after the students are present. Some teachers serve as coaches or club advisors after school, and they may meet with parents or colleagues before or after school hours. Teachers are also often required to spend time outside of school hours grading papers and preparing lesson plans.

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*TOP JOB* The Cattaraugus - Little Valley Central School District is accepting applications for SUBSTITUE TEACHERS, (certified and non - certified), TEACHER'S AIDES, (including bus monitors), NURSES, MAINTENANCE AND CLEANING PERSONNEL and, BUS DRIVERS for the 2014-2015 school year. Applications may be obtained at any campus or on the CLVCS website. Return applications to the District Office: ...
At The Goddard School, children from six weeks to six years are encouraged to develop at their own pace in a nurturing environment, lovingly guided by our highly skilled, professional teachers. By using the most current and academically endorsed methods, the F.L.EX.SM Learning Program focuses on developing seven Learning Domains: personal and social development, language and literacy, mathematical...
Duncan Kids Academy Now Hiring: Lead Teachers: Ages 6 weeks – 6 years Assistant Teachers: Ages 6 weeks – 6 years Bachelor’s degree or higher a plus Minimum requirements as prescribed by DCFS...
Early Childhood: Employee Manager, Lead Teacher, 1st & 2nd Teachers Needed! Little Miracles Early Development Center was established on the principles of providing an innovative approach to learning resulting in students who are well-prepared, active, and proud of their scholastic accomplishments. We are an Ohio State Licensed Facility and run our 3-5 year age group under Head Start standards. W...
TEACHING POSITIONS AVAILABLE: SCIENCE DEPARTMENT CHAIRPERSON/SCIENCE TEACHER WORLD LANGUAGE TEACHER COMPUTER SCIENCE TEACHER / STEM SPECIALTY PROGRAMS COORDINATOR Fontbonne Hall Academy, a college preparatory school for young women is founded on the gospel of Jesus Christ and inspired by the philosophy and charism of the Sisters of St. Joseph. We offer a superior college preparatory educationa...
Children's Courtyard is Hiring in Grapevine We have great opportunities for Teachers and Assistant Teachers at our 1950 Glade Road location. Teachers and Assistant Teachers needed for our Infant - School-Age classrooms/programs 6wks - 12-years-old Monday - Friday Full-Time and/or Part-Time (AM/PM shifts possible) We are growing fast and seeking individuals who want to grow with us and change ...
Job Purpose: Develops and nurtures children by planning and implementing educational programs; providing day-care; keeping children safe. Duties: * Stimulates emotional, intellectual, and social growth of students by developing and directing educational programs and activities tailored to assigned class; supervising day care. * Provides safe environment by maintaining orderly, clean, and appea...
Teacher and Teacher Assistant Certified School Teachers and Teacher Assistants - Palm Beach, Florida Delta T Group , a leader in Educational and Healthcare Staffing Referrals, is searching for individuals as Certified Teachers and Teacher Assistants in the Palm Beach , Florida area. Opportunities work directly with school children in the classroom. Past experience working with children is requi...
Inclusive Child care facility has Full time Lead Teacher position available M-F, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Part time Teacher's Assistants positions available M-F, afternoons 12-5:30 p.m. and Full time, M-F 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. Qualifications for both positions: High School diploma or GED, Lead Teacher at least 21 years old, Teacher's Assistants at least 18. Lead Teacher must have CDA. Teacher's Assistants start ...
JOB REQUIREMENTS •Bachelor’s degree (BA) from an accredited college or university or equivalent. •Possession of valid teaching certification (as appropriate). •Minimum of one (1) to three (3) years successful teaching experience (may include Student Teaching Internship experience). •Equivalent combination of education and experience. •Command of grades/subject specific content and theoretical...
La Petite Academy in Bedminster is rapidly growing enrollment and in need of a full time Lead Teacher, a Toddler Assistant Teacher, and a part time Floater Teacher for our childcare center located on 1 Bradford Road! Join our talented team, where we inspire children to be lifelong learners! Through our play based curriculum, our affectionate and loving staff ensures that our children are imparted...
Certified School Teachers and Teacher Assistants – Palm Beach, Florida Delta T Group, a leader in Educational and Healthcare Staffing Referrals, is searching for individuals as Certified Teachers and Teacher Assistants in the Palm Beach , Florida area. Opportunities work directly with school children in the classroom. Past experience working with children is required. Experience working with A...
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES HILLCREST EDUCATIONAL Centers, Inc., a leader in the field of residential treatment, is seeking qualified candidates for the following positions: Special Education/ASD Teachers - SPED Teachers must have licensure for moderate to severe disabilities, all grade levels. ASD Teachers must be licensed in severe disabilities, all levels. Culinary Art/Vocational Teacher - Licen...
Education The Presbyterian Preschool in Carbondale has two part time positions available. We are looking for a teacher and a teacher/ director to start this fall. Please visit our website www.presbyterianpreschool.net for more info....
Youth & Family Services CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER Teacher Preschool (FT) BA/BS in Early Childhood Ed pref. or related field with an ECE minor or SD Teaching Cert. Teacher Infant/Toddler Deg. (FT) BA/BS in Early Childhood Ed preferred or related field w/ ECE minor & current SD Teach. Cert Teacher Infant/Toddler CDA (FT) HS Dip/GED, I/T CDA required Nurse-(FT) BS in Nursing & SD License Program Suppo...
Community Action, Inc. Early Head Start Toddler Teacher (2) for 8 children at the Fox Center in Haverhill. Applicants with a BS degree in Early Childhood Education and EEC I/T are preferred. Applicants with AS degrees in Early Childhood, EEC I/T qualified and enrolled in a bachelor degree program are eligible to apply. Occasional home visits and night meetings required. Must have reliable transpor...
Opdyke-Belle Rive CCSD #5 is taking resumes for the following positions: • Half-time Special Education Teacher / Half-time Principal OR Half-time Physical Education Teacher/ Half-time Principal • Baseball Coach for 15-16 Qualified applicants should submit letter of interest, resume, letters of recommendation, copy of state licensure, and transcripts to: Mrs. Debra Blakey, Superintendent, O...
Come grow with us! Childtime Learning Center in Brooke Park, OH located on 6233 Smith Road has openings for Lead Teachers & Teachers for our Infant- Pre-k classrooms. Candidates for Lead Teacher position must have at least Associates Degree & at least 1 years’ experience. Teacher candidates must have High School diploma & at least 1 years’ experience. Full Time and Part Time Opportunities availa...
Peru Central School District anticipates immediate vacancies for: Technology Education Teacher, English Teacher, and Substitute Positions for Teachers, Teaching Assistants & Nurses For Further Information Please visit: www.perucsd.org or call (518) 643-6002 EOE This job listing brought to you by The Press-Republican...
TEACHER ASSISTANT - F/T & P/T Yardley location. Magic Cottage. EOE. 215-547-7227...

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