Substitute Teacher Elementary

Ocoee, FL 34761

Job Summary

Under the direct supervision of the Campus Director, the Substitute Teacher is responsible for ensuring students continue the educational programming with minimal interruption in the absence of the regular classroom teacher. Instruction provided will be appropriate academic subject matter, social, behavioral, and other educational skill areas; will organize and conduct the educational program; will assist pupils in areas of personal and individual development; will support and encourage creativity and enrichment of pupils; and to do other related functions as required. This is an on-call position that is often scheduled in advance but may be short notice at times.

Responsibilities and Duties


  • Report to the building principal (school secretary) upon arrival
  • Review the absent teacher’s lesson plans and carry out instructional and administrative

duties as outlined Maintain effective classroom management

  • Assume responsibility for overseeing student behavior in class and during teacher

assigned locations and times

  • Complete a summary of work completed at the end of each teaching day and leave it for

the regular classroom teacher

  • Demonstrate behavior that is professional, ethical, and responsible
  • Comply with KCC policies, as well as local, state and federal laws and regulations
  • Adhere to KCC’s safety policies and procedures
  • Maintain confidentiality in the conduct of KCC business and student records
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of interacting with students and/or

other employees in the specific work site assigned

  • Demonstrate regular and prompt attendance and professional conduct
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Skills

  • High School Diploma and experience working with children
  • Understanding of academic, social, and behavioral needs and characteristics of

elementary school students

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.


  • Bachelors Degree with a background and experience in education
  • Ability to work well children, parents and school staff
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Experience working with diverse population

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