WVDE VACANCIES

These are vacancies in the
WV Department of Education.
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Title of Vacancy
INTERNAL: Health and Physical Education Teacher, Academy Programs, Fairmont, WV

Administrative Unit
Division of Technical and Adult Education, Office of Institutional Education Programs

Expectations
1. The staff member works effectively as a member as a member of an educational team that is integrated with the total treatment program provided by the Academy Programs 
2. The staff member demonstrates self control. 
3. The staff member exhibits an attitude of mutual respect and tolerance. 
4. The staff member is ethical. 
5. The staff member demonstrates good work habits. 
6. The staff member demonstrates effective written and oral presentation skills. 
7. The staff member demonstrates an ability to work and communicate effectively with institution staff. 
8. The staff member demonstrates expertise in areas of responsibility. 
9. The staff member demonstrates adequate computer skills. 
10. The staff member implements the Office of Institutional Education Programsí and the schoolís mission, goals, and philosophy. 

Duties and Responsibilities
1. Implements the adopted programs of studies for physical education and health education. 
2. Fosters a classroom climate conducive to learning. 
3. Utilizes instructional management systems models that increase student learning. 
4. Monitors student progress toward mastery of K-12 content standards. 
5. Communicates effectively within the educational community and with parents on regular basis. 
6. Meets professional responsibilities. 
7. Maintains professional work habits and upgrades professional skills. 
8. Coordinates the schoolís physical education programs. 
9. Assists with the efficient operations of the school. 
10. Works in a cooperative manner to ensure a safe and secure environment. 
11. Provides information and/or conducts pupil assessments as a member of the school team. 
12. Participates in IEP meetings and other applicable student-related meetings. 
13. Utilizes IEPís in developing lesson plans. 
14. Performs satisfactorily on all of the performance standards for teachers in Policy 5310. 
15. Works in a cooperative manner with the host agency and complies with host agency policies and procedures for safety and security. 
16. Participates in the schoolís behavioral management programs and social skills program. 
17. Demonstrates competency in the knowledge and implementation of technology standards. 
18. Performs other necessary and desirable job related duties as assigned by the principal. 
 
EMPLOYMENT RELATIONSHIP:  
Department of Education staff are employed upon recommendation of the state superintendent of schools and are state employees. No representative or employee of the state is authorized to enter into any employment contract or other agreement. Department staff work under the direction of the state superintendent of schools for the general supervision of the free schools in the state and implementing the policies of the board and other necessary tasks as determined by the state superintendent or his/her designee. Each employee is ďat-willĒ and subject to termination by the state superintendent at any time, with or without notice, cause or compensation. 
 
The employment relationship between the state superintendent and the employee may be terminated by either party. Reasons for termination by the state superintendent include, but are not limited to, immorality, incompetency, cruelty, insubordination, intemperance, willful neglect of duty, unsatisfactory performance, the conviction of a felony or a guilty plea or a plea of no contest to a felony charge, misuse of funds or property, violations of law or policies of the state board, lack of need, or a lack or loss of funding. 

Qualifications
1. Holds or qualifies for a West Virginia professional certificate in Physical Education k-12 or 7-12 and Health K-12 or 7-12 as required by State Board Policy 5202. 
2. Possesses the knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully: (a) perform the job requirements; (b) work within the special setting of an institution for incarcerated youth or adults; and (c) work as part of a treatment team in concert with others. 
 
Candidates for employment must complete an official application form that may be obtained by contacting the Office of Human Resources at (304) 558-2702. The application may also be downloaded online at http://wvde.state.wv.us/hr/ 
 
 
 
 

Salary
$38,058.00-$ 70,676.40 based on the 2013-2014 Marion County Salary Schedule commensurate with educational level and years of experience.

Closing Date (by 4:00pm Eastern Daylight Time)
July 08, 2013

Apply to
Liz Bryant, Secretary 
Office of Human Resources 
Building 6, Room 264 
1900 Kanawha Boulevard, East 
Charleston, West Virginia 25305-0330 
Phone: 304-558-2702  
Fax: 304-558-0216 
Email: lbryant@access.k12.wv.us 

Relationship
Responsible to the principal at the Academy Programs.

Term of position
240 days

Evaluation
Per State Board Policy 5310

 


WVDE Employment Applications
The following applications are offered as PDF documents. You can download a copy of Acrobat Reader (a free pdf reader) from http://www.adobe.com
  • WVDE Employment Application (PDF) (DOC)
  • Institutional Education Employment Application (PDF) (DOC)

The West Virginia Board of Education and the West Virginia Department of Education do not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, disability, age and national origin in employment and in administration of any of their education programs and activities. Inquiries may be directed to the Office of Human Resources at (304) 558-2702 or to the Section 504 Coordinator at (304) 558-2696, West Virginia Department of Education, 1900 Kanawha Boulevard, East, Charleston, West Virginia 25305; or to the Office of Civil Rights at (215) 656 8541 [TDD (877) 521-2172], U.S. Department of Education, 100 Penn Square East, Suite 515, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107-3323.