Carpentry Vocational Instructor in Moore Haven, FL at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 2/14/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Experienced instructors are you passionate about helping others to meet their educational goals on the road to turning their life around and want to feel good about what you do on a daily basis; then we need you! We are looking for dedicated vocational instructors to join our growing education team. As a Teacher on our team, you will create a vocational, technical, and academic environment that provides inmates/detainees the opportunity to maximize their learning potential and achieve or enhance an ability to perform vocational tasks. If you are looking for an opportunity where you will work as part of a team of dedicated teachers, striving to achieve your personal best by helping others, this may be the right opportunity for you.



Teacher / Vocational Instructor - Adult Education



Job Requirements

Job Responsibilities
As a Vocational Instructor you will provide instruction to inmates/detainees for various labor and/or technical skills through classroom instruction, demonstration and practical exercises.

Teacher responsibilities include:



  • Maintaining records including testing, daily offender work, attendance and general record keeping
  • Assessing educational needs of inmates, developing lessons plans to address those needs to include individualized assignments and training
  • Administering, scoring, and interpreting examinations and proficiency indicators
  • Counseling students concerning their performance, behavior and personal problems



Teacher / Vocational Instructor - Adult Education

As a Teacher you should have the basic knowledge to teach students in public and private setting, comfortable with teaching various labor and/or technical skills.
Additional requirements include:



  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college/university or high school diploma
  • 2 years relevant teaching experience preferred
  • 5 years relevant wage-earning work experience
  • Valid teaching certificate from the state Department of Education or comparable authority or willingness to obtain temporary then permanent certificate
  • Valid Florida Driver's License



Teacher / Vocational Instructor - Adult Education  


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