The Physical Education Teacher will be responsible for providing students with a foundation of movement and fitness that focuses on locomotor and nonlocomotor skills; strength, conditioning, and stretching through individual, dual and team sports or activities.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Promote a physically active lifestyle.
- Develop well-structured units that meet state and national standards that develop cooperation, teamwork, and sportsmanship that will promote normal growth and development.
- Measure student progress to encourage the mastery of school/state/national physical education standards.
- Teach knowledge and skills in physical fitness, locomotor, non locomotor movements, individual and team sports, cooperative and team building physical activities to promote all students to be lifetime physical learners.
- Models and leads all students to master challenging material through effort and work in physical education.
- Encourage teamwork as to set collective and personal development goals.
- Design, plan, and implement physical education lessons based on school district/state/national standards.
- Ensure that the physical education environment is clean, safe and constructive for all students.
- Valid Massachusetts teacher certification in Physical Education K-12.
- Knowledge of standards-based instruction.
- Ability to communicate effectively with students, teachers, parents, and administrators.
- Demonstrate a commitment to excellence, equity, and high expectations for all students with an emphasis on building strengths that students bring to the teaching/learning process.
- Ability to collect, interpret, and disseminate data to teachers in order to improve instruction and learning.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills in English.
Everett Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.