State Of Mississippi Montgomery , AL 36101
Characteristics of Work Benefits Supplemental Questions
This is professional work which involves teaching students various academic courses offered in an institutional setting. Incumbents in this classification are responsible for instructing students in one or more subjects, such as English, Social Studies, or other academic courses depending on subject area certification and assignment.
The work involves preparing teaching outlines for course or courses of study, assigning lessons, administering tests, and evaluating reports. Incumbents work under the supervision of an administrative superior and supervision is frequently exercised over monitors and other helpers.
Examples of Work:Examples of work performed in this classification include, but are not limited to, the following:
Prepares teaching outlines for course of study; assigns lessons.
Instructs students in the classroom in one or more subjects.
Administers tests and grades papers.
Evaluates pupils' progress, records test results, issues reports on progress, and keeps attendance records.
Maintains discipline in the classroom.
Participates in faculty and professional meetings, attends educational conferences, and participates in teacher training workshops.
Performs related or similar duties as required or assigned.
These minimum qualifications have been agreed upon by Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) in this job class and are based upon a job analysis and the essential functions. However, if a candidate believes he/she is qualified for the job although he/she does not have the minimum qualifications set forth below, he/she may request special consideration through substitution of related education and experience, demonstrating the ability to perform the essential functions of the position. Any request to substitute related education or experience for minimum qualifications must be addressed to the State Personnel Board in writing, identifying the related education and experience which demonstrates the candidate's ability to perform all essential functions of the position.
A Master's Degree from an accredited four year college or university in the subject area to be taught;
Possession of a valid Mississippi AA teaching certificate in the subject area to be taught as required by the State Department of Education.
Essential Functions:Additional essential functions may be identified and included by the hiring agency. These essential functions include, but are not limited to, the following.
1.Instructs students in one or more subjects depending on subject area certification and assignment.
2.Evaluates students' mastery of content area.
3.Upgrades professional skills.