Substitute Teacher - Webster Groves School District
Position: Substitute Teacher
Subject Area: Activities
Job Title: Long-Term Substitute Teacher - Secondary Grade-Levels
Job Location: Webster Groves School District
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Middle School Education
Certificate: Substitute Certificate (Certificate to Substitute Teach)
Certificate: Substitute Certificate, Content Substitute
District: Webster Groves School District
Webster Groves, MO 63119
Telephone: 314-961-1233
Job Description:
2023-2024 School Year

Primary Objective: 
The long-term substitute teacher is responsible for providing classroom instruction to students for a teacher who is absent for an extended period of time. The long-term substitute works the regular hours of the absent classroom teacher during his/her absence.

Essential Functions:
  • Teach subject area according to curriculum guidelines specified by the school district
  • Maintain ongoing curriculum evaluation and development to meet the needs of students
  • Collaborate with other faculty in the delivery of proper instructional approaches, working to serve the various learning styles and needs
  • Implement curriculum and instruction in a way consistent with the District's mission statement
  • Show empathy for and understanding of students
  • Share ideas and observations with students, parents, and colleagues
  • Develop with parents and students a cooperative partnership based on mutual respect and objectivity
  • Facilitate resolution of problems that might arise with students and parents
  • Assess student performance often and objectively
  • Continue intellectual and professional development in primary academic discipline
  • Follow guidance and policies established by the Board of Education 
  • Strong content knowledge
  • Ability to make connections with students through words and actions.
  • Ability to create and support a safe, orderly, and productive learning environment.
  • Ability to follow and communicate lesson plans left by the permanent teacher
  • Ability to create a climate of respect and fairness for all students
  • Ability to establish and maintain appropriate classroom behavior/management
  • Ability to create a climate of respect and fairness for all students
  • Ability to establish and maintain appropriate classroom behavior/management
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the school principal
Certification: Applicants must have a valid Missouri teacher certificate or a Missouri substitute certificate, or be eligible for a MO teaching certificate
Experience: Applicants must be qualified to teach instructional coursework for middle/high school students. 
Compensation: Based upon certification and education (see below)       
Assignment Substitute (K-12) - Pay Rate:
$165/daily from day one (1) of the assignment with substitute certification only
$175/daily from day one (1) of the assignment with teacher certification             
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

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