Teacher - Science
Posted on: September 23, 2022
At Pace we transform girls' lives through academic and counseling
programs based on a gender-responsive, strength-based and trauma
informed framework. Team members create a safe place for girls to
learn, grow, and heal.
The teacher role is for educators who have a commitment and passion
for educating girls. Our year-round program affords multiple
benefits to students and their families, as they receive wraparound
support in education and social services.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
--- Bachelor's Degree or higher
--- Must be certified 6-12th in the appropriate content area (or in
the process of certification) to teach in Florida
--- Attains and/or maintains certifications and endorsements by
--- Valid Florida Driver's License
--- Knowledge of subject area.
--- Minimum one-year teaching experience
--- Experience teaching in an at-risk youth environment
--- Education degree
Roles and Responsibilities
Curriculum and Instruction
--- Knows how to design and align instruction according to state
--- Uses formal and informal assessment to monitor progress and
plan instruction to meet girls' individual needs
--- Plans for effective classroom instruction by utilizing
innovative, appropriate, and differentiated instructional
techniques and strategies
--- Creates a safe and trusting classroom environment that is
gender responsive, trauma informed and strength-based
--- Maintains appropriate standards of behavior to support an
environment that is conducive for learning
Progress Monitoring and Outcomes Measurement
--- To develop, monitor, and update Performance Monitoring Plan
learning goals, standards, and expectations in collaboration with
--- Promotes confidence, perseverance and responsibility in the
students for their achievement of personal academic goals
--- Is knowledgeable about state of Florida graduation requirements
and promotes college readiness
--- Utilizes data to assess girls' progress and academic growth,
and documents girls' progress into Pace
--- Works collaboratively with center colleagues to accomplish
student, center, and school district goals
Promotion of Equity and Appreciation of Diversity
--- Strives to ensure equitable opportunities for student
--- Demonstrates appreciation for and sensitivity to the diversity
--- Fosters and maintains a gender responsive environment
--- Other duties as assigned
Additional Qualifications and Requirements
--- Must adhere to the Pace Center for Girls Values and Guiding
Principles and upholds the ethical standards of the Agency
--- Follows mission, values and principles, policies and procedures
of the Pace Center for Girls
--- Availability to work evenings and weekends as required to
fulfill workload requirements
--- Must be able to travel by automobile, plane, train, etc.;
occasional overnight travel
--- Achievement oriented - action oriented.
--- Teamwork - collaborates.
--- Self-awareness - demonstrates selfawareness.
--- Functional expertise and usage - functional.
--- Accountability - ensures accountability.
--- Oral communication - communicates effectively.
--- Customer focused - focused on customer.
--- Integrity - instills trust.
The work environment characteristics can bestressful, is fast-paced
and requires alertness andflexibility. The noise level is usually
quiet; however,noise can accelerate to moderate and high
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner
discriminate against employees or applicants because they have
inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of
another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access
to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as
a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of
other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise
have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is
(a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance
of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an
investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the
contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR
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