Substitute Teachers, Short-Term:

Teach students on a short-term basis as a temporary replacement for a regular classroom teacher, typically using the regular teacher's lesson plan.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $25,670.00
Average Time to Fill 38 days
Typical Education Associate's degree
Typical Experience
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 13,473
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) 13.03 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Oral Communication
Critical Thinking
Information Gathering
Attention to Detail
Written Communication
Interpersonal Skills
Work Ethic
Customer Service
Resource Management
Computer Fundamentals

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Training and Teaching Others

Develop teaching aids
Develop educational and instructional programs
Modify teaching methods or materials to accommodate student needs
Select teaching materials
Develop lesson, course, or training objectives
Plan educational or learning activities
Plan experiential learning activities
Adapt course of study to meet student needs
Update instructional or educational curricula
Select method of instruction
Plan learning activities for improving social behavior
Establish rules or policies governing student behavior
Manage educational content
Develop educational assessment materials
Apply multiple teaching methods
Document lesson plans
Manage instructional outcomes
Develop strategies or programs for students with special needs
Adapt educational activities to meet student needs
Evaluate student performance
Monitor student progress
Administer tests to assess educational needs or progress
Determine student learning levels
Organize educational material or ideas
Determine student problems
Develop instructional materials
Plan esteem building activities for children
Update knowledge of formal and informal learning activities
Develop educational presentations
Evaluate students for needs, skills, or educational potential
Prepare audio-visual teaching aids
Prepare educational reports or presentations
Manage classroom activities
Teach mentally or emotionally-impaired students
Create learning materials with technology-based delivery systems
Teach sports rules or techniques
Prepare tests
Tutor students who need extra assistance
Manage decorum in meetings or group sessions
Teach elementary or primary courses
Establish educational, instructional, or training policies, procedures, or standards
Teach post-secondary courses
Teach work related or interest-based courses
Apply early childhood education techniques
Teach social skills
Teach secondary or vocational courses
Teach health or hygiene practices
Identify training needs
Teach others to use technology or equipment
Teach music for specific instruments
Teach life skills or strategies to clients or their families
Teach others how to use audio-visual materials
Prepare instruction manuals
Instruct participants in recreational or fitness activities
Provide health education and disease prevention instruction
Train others in the use of equipment associated with learning basic or fundamental knowledge or skills
Teach parenting techniques
Teach correct eating habits
Teach physical education

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