Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School

Code: 25-2032.00

Description : Teach occupational, career and technical, or vocational subjects at the secondary school level in public or private schools.

JobTitles : Teacher, Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher (FACS Teacher), Instructor, Technology Education Teacher, Business Education Teacher, Cosmetology Teacher, Agricultural Education Teacher, Allied Health Teacher, Marketing Education Teacher, Welding Instructor

Tasks:
  • Observe and evaluate students' performance, behavior, social development, and physical health.
  • Prepare materials and classroom for class activities.
  • Maintain accurate and complete student records as required by law, district policy, and administrative regulations.
  • Establish and enforce rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order among students.
  • Instruct and monitor students in the use and care of equipment and materials to prevent injury and damage.
  • Instruct students individually and in groups, using various teaching methods, such as lectures, discussions, and demonstrations.
  • Establish clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects and communicate those objectives to students.
  • Instruct students in the knowledge and skills required in a specific occupation or occupational field, using a systematic plan of lectures, discussions, audio-visual presentations, and laboratory, shop and field studies.
  • Prepare, administer, and grade tests and assignments to evaluate students' progress.
  • Plan and conduct activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, and work time that provides students with opportunities to observe, question, and investigate.