2018-19 Exploring Middle School/Health Science Program (repost)

Dover, DE 19904, US
May 31, 2018
Job Category
Teaching, Science Teacher
Grade Level
Middle School
Close Date:

POSITION: Exploring Middle School/Health Science Program (repost)

LOCATION: Central Middle School

REPORTS TO: Principal

STARTING DATE: August 2018


Students will develop an understanding of human structure and function with related medical terminology. Students will also begin to explore human development, medical math, and begin developing hands-on skills by measuring vital signs such as temperature, height and weight. A variety health-care disciplines will be investigated so that students can begin to develop areas of interest. The student organization, HOSA-Future Health Professionals, will be explored.
  • Daily instruction in human development, medical math, and healthcare disciplines for seventh and eighth graders
  • Participates regularly in staff development activities for the vocational programming within the district and state
  • Coordinates with secondary school level programming to support a working advisory committee according to State and school regulations.
  • Order and maintain a budget for supplies and needs of a Health Sciences program.
  • Develop, maintain, and update curriculum and lessons that would align with district requirements.
  • Provides data for student decisions and demonstrates flexibility in the resolution of student issues.
  • Ability to navigate in a windows environment, utilizing a mouse and the ability to learn and teach using up to date technology applications. Employ a variety of instructional techniques and instructional media
  • Identifies and solves problems effectively.
  • Demonstrates responsibility and accountability for own professional practice.
  • Establish and maintain open basis of communication with students, parents, staff, administration and community.
  • Maintain accurate and complete records as required by law, district and administrative policy.
  • Assist in upholding and enforcing school rules and maintain discipline according to handbook.
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Note: The above description is illustrative of tasks and responsibilities. It is not meant to be all inclusive of every task or responsibility.

  • Work experience and education that meets DE DOE certification requirements for Skilled and Technical Sciences teacher http://regulations.delaware.gov/AdminCode/title14/1500

  • Middle School Health Science Teacher Certification
  • Pre-requisite Requirements: Associate's or Bachelor's Degree in Nursing with a current Delaware Registered Nurse License in good standing with the Delaware Division of Professional Regulation's Board of Nursing http://dpr.delaware.gov/boards/nursing/index.shtml

Start Date: August 2018

Duty Days: 188

Reports To: Principal

Job Posting Link: www.capital.k12.de.us

Salary Range: From/To: 2018-19 Teacher Salary Schedule

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