Classroom Teacher - Missouri Department of Corrections
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Miscellaneous
Job Title: Educator SCCC
Job Location: South Central Correctional Center, Licking, MO
Deadline: Jul 29, 2024**
District: Missouri Department of Corrections
Jefferson City, MO 65109
Telephone: 573-751-2284
Job Description:
Annual Salary: $48,798.24
Job Summary - Why you’ll love this position:
A position in the Missouri Department of Corrections is more than a job. It's a calling. Corrections employees transform lives, equipping Missourians in the criminal justice system with the skills they need to contribute to their communities, inside and outside our walls. More than 95 percent of people who enter the prison system ultimately are released. We want to make sure they’re good neighbors.
We offer great benefits!
Missouri State Employee Retirement System / Deferred compensation plan / Health insurance (medical, vision, dental for employees and family) / Paid life insurance / Long-term disability insurance / Cafeteria plan / Paid holidays / 10 hours annual leave per month / 10 hours sick leave per month / Uniforms provided when required / Pre-service and in-service training / Access to credit union / Direct deposit of paycheck (required) / Employee health, wellness and safety initiatives / MOST 529 College Savings Program
Responsibilities - What you’ll do:
  • Teach subject matter to adult offenders appropriate to educational background and certification by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
  • Adhere to the state-approved course of study while using ingenuity and flexibility to adapt to fit the needs/abilities/conditions of pupils
  • Plans/outlines classwork within prescribed limits; prepares materials for special study
  • As part of the teaching team: develops/implements/evaluates plans; participates in teacher conferences/meetings/educational research projects; maintains scholastic/attendance records; orders supplies
  • Confers with students regarding needs/progress/abilities and provides instruction and encouragement as needed
  • Receives general supervision from Education Supervisor or designated administrator.
  • Performs other related work as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications:
Current teaching certificate issued by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE), OR meet the eligibility requirements for, and be willing to obtain, a Missouri DESE Teaching Certificate.
     All requested documents MUST be received by the closing date listed.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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