Agriculture Science Teacher
??Clyde CISD – (Area 4)??3/25/2019???Clyde CISD currently has two positions open for the Vocational Agriculture Teacher.?Qualifications:Education/Certification:?Bachelor's degree from accredited universityValid Texas teaching certificate with required endorsements or required training for subject and level assignedDemonstrated competency in the core academic subject area assigned?Special Knowledge/Skills:?Knowledge of core academic subject assignedGeneral knowledge of curriculum and instructionAbility to instruct students and manage their behaviorStrong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills?Instructional ProgramThe teacher will conduct an instructional program according to the State Board of Education rules as they relate to the full scope of the program being conducted. The basic curriculum and TEKS for each course shall be adhered to and:?a. Lesson plans prepared, in conformity with school policy, for all courses offered;b. Instructional materials and instructional methods used to make teaching and learning effective; andc. Basic skills and abilities of students developed in the school laboratory.?FFA/Leadership Development?The FFA is an integral part of the instructional program. All Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources departments are expected to have an active FFA chapter. It is the duty of the teacher to serve as advisor for the local chapter. It is necessary that the teacher spend time in planning and conducting leadership, citizenship, and cooperative activities for students at the district, area, state, and national levels.Supervised Agricultural experience programs of all students who receive instruction. This will include, but not limited to:?a. Assisting students in selecting a program that fits their interests and abilities;b. Maintain records; all students in Agriculture Science and FFA should maintain records. The preferred method should be an online system approved by the FFA Board of Directors;c. Locating training stations for students placed in a Work Based Learning experience, if the program is offered;d. Coordinating instructional program with training experiences at the training station if the Work Based Learning program is offered;e. Making supervisory visits during school year and during summer month; andf. Supervising the school laboratory (farm, feeding center, greenhouse, meats laboratory, etc.) used for students supervised agricultural experience.Adult Community InvolvementPlan and conduct an organized program of instruction and/or community involvement with adults. This may include, but not limited to alumni, young farmers, and booster clubs. Most of this instruction will be given after school, at night and during the summer.Records and Reports?Prepare and submit FFA rosters, entries, registrations, etc. required by the local, district, area, state, and office promptly, and keep an accurate file copy of all records and reports.?Apply for this job.