Classroom Teacher - Truth or Consequences Municipal Schools
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Science
Job Title: Science Teacher
Job Location: Hot Springs High School
Beginning: Sep 10, 2021
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Science: Secondary Teaching 7-12
District: Truth or Consequences Municipal Schools
Truth or Consequences, NM 87901
Telephone: 575-894-8166
Job Description:
                 JOB DESCRIPTION  
TITLE OF JOB:                       High School Science Instructor
QUALIFICATIONS:                Bachelor’s Degree.
                                               Valid/current New Mexico teaching license with appropriate endorsement.                                                  Such alternative to the above qualifications as the Superintendent may find                                                            appropriate and acceptable.
REPORTS TO:                        Building Principal
  • Prepare teaching outline/syllabus for course of study.
  • Develop lesson plans and utilize instructional materials to provide individualized and small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each pupil.
  • Lecture, demonstrate and use technology and other appropriate learning activities to present subject matter to class utilizing approved course of study.
  • Translate lesson plans into learning experiences so as to best utilize the available time for instruction.
  • Establish and maintain standards of pupil behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere in the classroom.
  • Prepare, administer and correct tests; record results.
  • Evaluate pupils ' academic and social growth, keep appropriate records and prepare progress reports.
  • Assign lessons, correct papers and evaluate presentations.
  • Communicate with parents through conferences and other means to discuss pupil's progress and interpret the school program.
  • Identify pupil needs and cooperate with other professional staff members in assessing and helping pupils solve health, attitude, and learning challenges.
  • Maintain order in classroom and on school campus.
  • Counsel pupils when adjustment and academic problems arise.
  • Keep attendance and grade records as required.
  • Instruct pupils in citizenship and other basic subject matter specified in state law and administrative regulations of the school district.
  • Create an effective environment for learning through functional and attractive displays, bulletin boards and interest centers.
  • Assume other duties as assigned by the Building Principal.
  • The employee is required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms.
  • The employee must lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
  • Performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with BOE policy.
                                                                                                                      Reviewed August 2020

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