Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education :

Teach students in one or more subjects, such as English, mathematics, or social studies at the secondary level in public or private schools. May be designated according to subject matter specialty.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $51,870.00
Average Time to Fill 38 days
Typical Education Bachelor's Degree
Typical Experience None
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 14,033
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) 6.49 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Oral Communication
Critical Thinking
Conflict Management
Attention to Detail
Work Ethic
Written Communication
Resource Allocation
Information Gathering
Technology and Tool Usage

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Training and Teaching Others

Develop educational assessment materials
Adapt course of study to meet student needs
Apply multiple teaching methods
Document lesson plans
Develop lesson, course, or training objectives
Develop strategies or programs for students with special needs
Modify teaching methods or materials to accommodate student needs
Select method of instruction
Update educational curriculum
Develop educational and instructional programs
Plan educational or learning activities
Develop teaching aids
Plan experiential learning activities
Establish rules or policies governing student behavior
Select teaching materials
Teach music for specific instruments
Manage decorum in meetings or group sessions
Evaluate students for needs, skills, or educational potential
Teach secondary or post-secondary courses
Teach sports rules or techniques
Teach mentally or emotionally-impaired students
Prepare audio-visual teaching aids
Prepare educational or training related reports or presentations
Develop educational presentations
Organize educational material or ideas
Create learning materials with technology-based delivery systems
Develop instructional materials
Prepare tests
Manage classroom activities
Determine student problems
Evaluate student performance
Administer tests to assess educational needs or progress
Determine student learning levels
Monitor student progress
Teach laboratory safety
Teach food or nutrition principles
Demonstrate physical activities
Teach training techniques
Teach correct eating habits
Provide health education and disease prevention instruction
Teach others to use technology or equipment
Teach social skills

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Booster Skills & Certifications

Job Seekers possessing booster skills & certifications, such as those listed below, added to core skills are more marketable, harder to find and expensive to hire.

Hard to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be hard to fill. These skills and certifications make a job seeker more in demand because the skills are not widely available.

Expensive to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be expensive to fill. Job seekers with these skills and certifications are likely to earn more money.

Skill or Certification Certi - fication Hard to Fill Expensive to Fill
Group Instruction
Curriculum Development
Child Development

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