Job Posting


Jasper County School District (learn more)

Ridgeland , SC (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2873197
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted: February 23, 2018

Job Description

Title:              Biology Teacher 


1. Valid South Carolina Teaching Certificate in Biology or Science; Out-of-State Certificate in Biology or Science

2. Bachelor's Degree


Reports To:      Principal


FLSA:                Exempt



  1. Bachelor's Level Range:   $34,192 -- $55,893
  2. Master's Level Range:      $39,151 -- $63,141 


Job Objective:  To lead students toward the fulfillment of their potential for intellectual, emotional, and psychological growth and maturation. To create and maintain a positive, stimulating environment for students to promote a culture of learning. Establish clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects, and communicate those objectives to students. Prepare, administer and evaluate tests and classroom assignments following curriculum guideline; guide and counsel students with adjustment and/or academic difficulties, or special academic interests.


Performance Responsibilities:


  1. Plan and conduct activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, and work time that provides students with opportunities to observe, question, and investigate.
  2. Provide developmentally and academically appropriate opportunities that encourage curiosity, exploration, and problem-solving, with flexibility for meeting individual student needs.
  3. Plan, create and implement a dynamic classroom environment conductive to learning and relevant to the physical, social, and emotional development of students.
  4. Select materials and equipment appropriate for the instructional program.
  5. Model appropriate activities and positive behavior management techniques through daily contact with students and classroom staff.
  6. Collaborate with other staff in developing plans and sharing best practices to provide comprehensive services to the students and families being served.
  7. Assist in ensuring parent involvement and/or awareness in program planning through open communications, parent meetings, conferences, and parent newsletters.
  8. Advocate for parents in accessing resources and support services as needed.
  9. Ensure compliance with required federal, state, district and school policies regarding documentation and record keeping responsibilities.
  10. Other duties as assigned.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Job Categories: Classroom Teacher > Science: Astronomy
    Classroom Teacher > Science: Biology
    Classroom Teacher > Science: Earth & Space
    Classroom Teacher > Science: General
  • Contact Information

    • Arthur Holmes, Chief Officer of Academics and Human Resources
    • Box 848
    • Ridgeland, South Carolina 29936

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