Teacher, Elementary Physical Education
Salary range: Placement on the teacher's salary schedule
Reports to: Physical Education Coordinator, Site Principal or Assistant Principal
- Valid California Single Subject Credential: Physical Education or Multiple Subject Credential with authorization in Physical Education
- Background and interest in working with elementary grade students (grades 1-5) in the area of PE
- Willingness to work as part of a team
- Ability to pass a Department of Justice (DOJ) fingerprint clearance
- Current status as a permanent (contract) teacher with PAUSD
- Completion of a Bachelor's degree, Master's preferred
- Legal authorization to work in the U.S.
- Possession of a Clear and valid California Teaching Credential, in appropriate content area, as required by the California Education Code
- Possession of an English Learner Authorization (CLAD or BCLAD), as per by Board policy, may be required
- Within 60 days of hire, provision of TB (tuberculin) clearance, as mandated by the California Education Code
- Provides instruction in physical education that supports the goals of fitness, coordination and skill building
- Provides instruction in physical education that integrates with related goals of healthy lifestyles
- Provides meaningful follow-up and reinforcement materials that can be used by classroom teachers to extend the P.E. experiences children receive through the release time activity
- Supports staff development opportunities offered in the area of physical education
- Works collaboratively with other Travel Team teachers in developing and delivering program, including sharing of equipment, scheduling refinements and adjustments that might be needed
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception. Employee will frequently work at a computer and travel to attend meetings.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works in outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Work environment includes working directly with children. There are a number of activities and situations happening at once, and the employee must ensure that children are supervised at all times, and that children are involved in safe and appropriate activities. The employee must be prepared to handle accidents and emergencies at any time
The job entails potential for exposure to adverse weather conditions and temperature extremes; exposure to blood-borne pathogens and communicable diseases; and for interaction with disruptive and/or unruly individuals.
Work Year: 187 days
Revision Date: 11/01/2016
Initial date: 03/20/2017
Equal Opportunity Employer in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and all other applicable federal, state, and local laws.