Date: March 1, 2023
Position Title: Elementary Teacher
Location: Slocum PK-8 Campus
Salary Range: Slocum ISD Salary Schedule
Length of Work Year: 10 months
Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences in the core academic
subject area assigned to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical,
and social growth. Enable students to develop competencies and skills to function
successfully in society.
Bachelor’s degree from accredited university
Valid Texas teaching certificate with required endorsements or training for subject and level
Demonstrated competency in the core academic subject area assigned
One year student teaching or approved internship
Knowledge of core academic subject assigned
Knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Ability to instruct students and manage their behavior
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Develop and implement lesson plans that fulfill the requirements of district’s curriculum
program and show written evidence of preparation as required. Prepare lessons that
reflect accommodations for differences in individual student differences.
Plan and use appropriate instructional and learning strategies, activities, materials,
equipment, and technology that reflect understanding of the learning styles and needs of
students assigned and present subject matter according to guidelines established by Texas
Education Agency, board policies, and administrative regulations.
Conduct assessment of student learning styles and use results to plan instructional
Work cooperatively with special education teachers to modify curricula as needed for
special education students according to guidelines established in Individual Education
Work with other members of staff to determine instructional goals, objectives, and
methods according to district requirements.
Plan and assign work to instructional aide(s) and volunteer(s) and oversee completion.
Student Growth and Development
Conduct ongoing assessment of student achievement through formal and informal testing.
Assume responsibility for extracurricular activities as assigned. Sponsor outside activities
approved by the campus principal.
Be a positive role model for students; support mission of school district.
Classroom Management and Organization
Create classroom environment conducive to learning and appropriate for the physical,
social, and emotional development of students.
Manage student behavior in accordance with Student Code of Conduct and student
Take all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials,
Assist in selecting books, equipment, and other instructional materials.
Compile, maintain, and file all reports, records, and other documents required.
Establish and maintain a professional relationship and open communication with parents,
students, colleagues, and community members.
Professional Growth and Development
Participate in staff development activities to improve job-related skills.
Comply with state, district, and school regulations and policies for classroom teachers.
Attend and participate in faculty meetings and serve on staff committees as required.
Send cover letter, district application, résumé, transcripts, and copy of credentials to:
5765 East State Hwy 294
Elkhart, TX 75839
*Applicants for all positions are considered without regard to race, color, sex (including pregnancy), national
origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected
status. Additionally, the district does not discriminate against an applicant who acts to oppose such discrimination
or participates in the investigation of a complaint related to a discriminating employment practice.
The district Title IX Coordinator is: Cliff Lasiter, Superintendent
5765 East St. Hwy 294
Elkhart, TX 75839