Automotive Technology Instructor

Date Posted: January 31, 2022

Deadline: February 1, 2022

Organization: Abbeville County School District

Location: Abbeville

City: Abbeville

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Requirements:

Skills, Knowledge, Abilities 

-  Knowledge of current teaching methods and educational pedagogy, as well as differentiated instruction based upon student learning styles. 

-  Knowledge of PC and MAC hardware and software. 

 -  Knowledge of a wide range of industrial, technical and automotive technology-related subject areas, as well as best practices in incorporating technology into student learning activities. 

 -  Knowledge of data information systems, data analysis and the formulation of action plans. 

 -  Knowledge of applicable federal and state laws regarding education and students. 

 -  Ability to use computer network systems and software applications as needed. 

 -  Ability to organize and coordinate work. 

 -  Ability to communicate effectively with students and parents. 

 -  Ability to engage in self-evaluation with regard to performance and professional growth. 

 -  Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with others contacted in the course of work. 

 Physical and Mental Demands, Work Hazards 

 -  Works in standard office and school building environments. 

 Note:   Also see the Summary of Physical, Sensory and Environmental Requirements Needed to Perform Essential Functions for this position. 

 Qualifications Profile 

 Certification/License: 

 -  South Carolina State Certification as a Automotive Technology Education Teacher 

 -  Motor Vehicle Operator's License or ability to provide own transportation. 

 Education: 

 -  Bachelors from an accredited college or university in education discipline applicable to teaching assignment. 

 Experience: 

 -  Successful automotive career-related experience.

 

Job Description:

Under the general supervision of the Career & Technology Director, to develop students' skills and competence in business and industry, technical skills, the use of technology, and the ability to problem solve in a wide variety of settings. 

Essential Functions: 

-  Develops and administers technology education curriculum consistent with school district goals and objectives; develops automotive units to be delivered in the classroom or technology lab. 

-  Teaches skill and knowledge in auto mechanics or related fields. 

-  Promotes a classroom environment that is safe and conducive to individualized and small group instruction, and student learning. 

-  Develops lesson plans and instructional materials, and utilizes appropriate equipment for subject area; translates lesson plans into learning experiences to develop pertinent sequential assignments, challenge students, and best utilize the available time for instruction. 

 -  Designs learning activities to demonstrate the application of technical skills to everyday existence; guides students in the selection of projects or experiments. 

 -  Instructs students in the proper and safe use, care and storage of tools, machines and equipment. 

 -  Conducts ongoing assessment of student learning and progress, and modifies instructional methods to fit individual student's needs, including students with special needs; conducts individual and small group instruction as needed. 

 -  Continues to acquire professional knowledge and learn of current developments in the educational field by attending seminars, workshops or professional meetings, or by conducting research. 

 -  Organizes and maintains a system for accurate and complete record-keeping, grading, and reporting for all student activities, achievement and attendance as required by district procedures and applicable laws. 

 -  Encourages parental involvement in students' education and ensures effective communication with students and parents. 

 -  Ensures that student conduct conforms to the school's standards and school district policies, and establishes and maintains standards of student behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere in the classroom. 

 -  Coordinates with other professional staff members for the purpose of maximizing the uses and effectiveness of automotive technology in student learning activities. 

 -  Selects and requisitions appropriate books, instructional aids and other supplies and equipment and maintains inventory records; ensures machines and equipment are in proper working order. 

 Additional Duties 

 -  Performs other related tasks as assigned by the Principal and other central office administrators as designated by the Superintendent. 

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

Schedule:
190 Teacher Contract
Application Process:
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Employer Address:

400 Greenville Street
Abbeville, SC 29620
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.