Management & Training Corporation Academic Instructor in Overton, Texas

Academic Instructor

Education & Training

Overton, TexasReqID: 22166

Looking for a position to continue your teaching career? Want to be part of a small group making a big difference? Want to teach and not have parent teacher conferences? Want to be part of a BIONIC corporate culture? If the answer is "YES", then we would love you to be a part of our team.

Description

Reports to the principal. Responsible for providing academic instruction to offenders in accordance with approved curricula.Essential Functions:Plan and conduct classes for offenders in Adult Basic Education (ABE) and General Educational Development (GED), life skills, cultural awareness, health education and special education curriculum and other subjects selected to correspond with the ability and limitations of the class.Prepare special teaching plans, courses, activities and learning experiences appropriate for the specific offenders assigned with written curricula coordinated with the Secretary’s Commission on Achieving Necessary Skills (SCANS) competencies and workplace skills.Utilize appropriate audio and visual teaching materials individualized to the specific need of the offender.Administer individual educational tests and learning aptitude tests and use the results for prescriptive instruction.Assess student performance.Participate in staff conferences in an endeavor to develop and improve educational programs.Counsel and advise offenders on academic problems.Coordinate activities and classes in conjunction with appropriate school districts or other parties.Develop program and related educational materials as necessary for the establishment and maintenance of assigned classes.Adjust material and curriculum to the individual differences of the offenders assigned.Confer with offenders and instructors to evaluate results of conducted classes.It is expected that the incumbent shall perform other duties as assigned within his/her capabilities as determined by management.Education and Experience Requirements:Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. Must meet Windham School District (WSD) and state Board for Educator Certification (SBEC) certification requirements for area of assignment. English as a Second Language (ESL), Special Education and Teacher for Auditory handicapped have additional certification requirements. Must have a valid Texas Teaching Certificate. Benefits:MTC’s caring philosophy defines its commitment to providing its employees and family members with quality and competitive benefit options that address health and wellness needs. We understand and accept our responsibility to deliver the information and tools necessary to allow each employee to make informed decisions on health, wellness, financial security, retirement, and many other benefits.MTC offers a variety of benefits to assist employees in balancing their personal and professional lives, such as:Medical, vision, and prescription drug benefitsDental benefitsLife insuranceAccidental death and dismemberment insuranceShort-term and long-term disability benefits401(k) retirement planEmployee assistance programSick leave and vacation (or PTO, varies by location)HolidaysBereavement leaveCivic duty and military leaveTravel insuranceEducation assistanceIn addition to the benefits listed above, MTC also provides its employees with its BIONIC (Believe it or Not I Care) Wellness Program. This free program features a wide range of tools, resources, and communication to address employee wellness from a mental, emotional, and physical perspective. Key components of the program include:Access to a comprehensive wellness website, including a personal health assessment, exercise and nutrition planners, and online education and courses.Personal health coaching to help improve nutrition, exercise, stress management, and other health and wellness topics.Tobacco cessation program that includes telephonic coaching, nicotine replacement therapy, and additional educational material.Newsletters, video features, and other communications to address employee health and wellness.

Management & Training Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran