Academic Instructor

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Lake City Correctional Facility
Lake City, FL US
Job Description
The Academic Instructor provides instruction in basic education subjects such as mathematics, science, social studies, reading, writing and language arts, to help inmates/students learn skills that will contribute to their development as mature, responsible citizens.  Maintains a positive learning environment, adopting secure classroom management practices, and develops level appropriate lesson plans.


Graduate from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree is required. A teaching licensure is preferred. Must possess or be eligible to obtain a current Florida Department of Education Professional Educator's Certificate. Non-certified applicants must possess or be eligible to obtain a Florida Temporary Educator's Certificate within twelve (12) months of hire date. Must obtain a Florida Department of Education Professional Educator's Certificate within thirty-six (36) months of hire date or prior to the expiration of the Temporary certificate. Experience in correctional custody/law enforcement preferred. Continued employment in this position will be contingent upon obtaining and/or maintaining required agency credentials.Three years of classroom instruction experience is preferred. Experience in Microsoft Office applications is required. A valid driver's license is required. Minimum age requirement: Must be at least 19 years of age. CoreCivic is a Drug Free Workplace & EOE.

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