Middle School Teacher

Middle School Teachers teach one or more subjects within a prescribed curriculum to middle school or intermediate school students and promote students' social, emotional, intellectual and physical development.
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$1954 per week
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    Overview

    Middle School Teachers teach one or more subjects within a prescribed curriculum to middle school or intermediate school students and promote students' social, emotional, intellectual and physical development.

    Day-to-day

    • presenting prescribed curriculum using a range of teaching techniques and materials
    • developing students' interests, abilities and coordination by way of creative activities
    • guiding discussions and supervising work in class
    • preparing, administering and marking tests, projects and assignments to evaluate students' progress and recording the results
    • discussing individual progress and problems with students and parents, and seeking advice from Student Counsellors and senior teachers
    • maintaining discipline in classrooms and other school areas
    • participating in staff meetings, educational conferences and workshops
    • liaising with parent, community and business groups
    • maintaining class and scholastic records
    • performing extra-curricular tasks such as assisting with sport, school concerts, excursions and special interest programs
    • supervising student teachers on placement.

    Considerations

    • Irregular hours
    • Stressful

    To become a Middle School Teacher

    • You need a bachelor degree in education to work as a Middle School Teacher. If you already have a degree in a relevant field you can complete a postgraduate qualification in secondary education to become a Middle School Teacher.

      Find a Bachelor of Education (Secondary)

    • Registration or licencing is required.

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