Industrial Education Teacher - Engineering Shop

New Haven
Sep 30, 2017
Oct 14, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
TITLE: Industrial Education Teacher - Engineering Shop


* Valid CT State Teacher Certification: 047 K-12

REPORTS TO: Building Principal

JOB GOAL: To develop in each pupil an insight and understanding of industry and its place in our society; to discover and develop talents of pupils in the technical fields' to develop practical problem-solving skills related to the materials and processes of industry; to develop in each pupil skill in the safe use of tools and machines.


* Teaches skills and knowledge in one or more courses in mechanics, drafting, electricity, electronics, metals, machine shop, graphics arts, photography, woodworking, power mechanics, or general shop to secondary pupils, utilizing course of study adopted by the Board of Education and other appropriate learning activities.

* Develops lesson plans and organizes class time so that preparation, instruction, shop work, and clean-up activities can be accomplished within the allotted time.

* Demonstrates industrial materials, equipment, tools and processes, using standard or teacher-prepared models, mock-ups, sketches, and other instructional aids.

* Guides pupils and STEM and other subject area teachers in selection of appropriate projects or experiments and supports teachers and students during shop use time.

* Makes an auditable record of equipment functionality and protocols and supplies reports to principal.

* Instructs pupils in use of eye protection and safety guards, and in the use, care, and safe operation of tools, machines, and equipment.

* Maintains control of storage and use of school-owned property. Makes minor adjustments and requests repairs to tools and equipment as required.

* Establishes and maintains standards of pupil conduct needed to provide an orderly, safe, and productive environment in an activity-type classroom with many potential hazards.

* Evaluates each pupil's performance, knowledge, and skills in course being taught.SDL2017