Classroom Teacher - Louisiana R-II
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Physical Education
Job Title: Physical Education
Job Location: Louisiana High School
Beginning: Aug 15, 2019
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Physical Education
District: Louisiana R-II
Louisiana, MO 63353
Telephone: 573-754-4261
Job Description:

Position Purpose:
Under the general supervision of the school principal(s), to develop students' physical skills and abilities, strength, agility, coordination, and teamwork; to develop students' understanding of the importance of exercise to physical and mental well-being; and to motivate students to work towards, physical fitness, hygiene, and good health.

Essential Functions:
  • Develops and administers physical education classes consistent with school district goals and objectives.
  • Teaches knowledge of, and develops skills and abilities in physical fitness, rhythm and dance, coordination and agility, exercise, and sports.
  • Develops students' concepts in leadership, teamwork, responsibility and social skills; providing a safe and optimal learning environment; and provides appropriate feedback regarding student progress, expectations, and goals.
  • Conducts ongoing assessment of student growth and progress in physical educational activities and modifies instructional methods to meet individual student's needs.
  • Continues to acquire professional knowledge and learn of current developments in the education field by attending seminars, workshops, professional development, department/district meetings, and/or by conducting research.
  • Keeps accurate and complete record regarding grading and attendance as required by district/building procedures/policies.
  • Encourages parental involvement in students' education and ensures effective communication with students and their parents/guardians.
  • Ensures that student behavior conforms to school/district policies and establishes and maintains standards of student behavior needed to achieve an effective learning environment.
  • Coordinates with other professional staff members, participates in faculty meetings, and attends professional development.
  • Selects appropriate learning materials/instructional tools consistent with district curriculum.
Please email Mrs. Shela Patton a letter of interest and resume to 

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