HS Woodworking

Friday, April 27, 2018
Ovid-Elsie Area Schools
Position Details: 

Position Title: Woodworking Instructor

Area: Career and Technical Education (CTE)

Reports To: High School Principal

The Woodworking Instructor shall deliver the State of Michigan Curriculum as regulated by the Office of Career and Technical Education to students in the Woodworking Program.

Job Qualifications:

Interim Occupational Certificate (IOC) or Occupational Education Certificate (OEC) in Woodworking (48.0701) preferred but would also accept the following CIP Code Endorsements: Carpentry (17.1001), Construction and Maintenance (17.1000), Construction Trades (46.000), Construction Trades (46.9901), or Millwork and Cabinet Making (17.3601).

Or, if no IOC or OEC, the ability to qualify for Annual Occupational Authorization which requires a minimum of 4,000 hours of paid recent and relevant work experience (within the past 6 years). The work experience must be related to this industry.

Communication and business networking skills required.

Must possess excellent organizational skills, technology skills, be detailed and team oriented.

Experience working with high school age students and diverse student populations preferred.


Specific Duties and Responsibilities

Instruct students by lecturing, demonstrating and using audiovisual aids and other materials to supplement presentations.

Prepare course objectives and outline for course study following curriculum guidelines or requirements of state and school.

Assign lessons and correct student work.

Administer assessments to evaluate pupil progress, record results and issue reports to inform parents of progress.

Keep attendance records.

Maintain a positive system of classroom management.

Meet with parents to discuss student progress and problems.

Participate in faculty and professional meetings, educational conferences and teacher training workshops.

Perform related duties such as sponsoring one or more activities or student organizations.

Assisting pupils in selecting course of study and counseling students in adjustment and academic problems.

Manage program accounts and projects, working within budget and scheduling requirements.


Confer with advisory members to discuss curriculum requirements, industry standards and to coordinate activities.

Facilitate work-based learning experiences for students (field trips, job shadows, internships, job placements).

Promote and market the Ovid-Elsie High School Woodworking Program and overall Ovid-Elsie High School CTE Programs.

Teach job entry skills and maintain an instructional program that reflects the actual work environment.

The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this position. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

Terms of Employment

Competitive salary and benefits package per local mast contract.

Application Deadline: May 15, 2018

Mail Cover Letter and Resume to:

Ovid-Elsie Area Schools

Dr. Ryan Cunningham

8989 E. Colony Road

Elsie, MI 48831


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