Working Title: Adjunct Middle Grades Science 5-9 Instructor
Requisition Number: 1567
Job Location: Remote
Imagine a world where your ability to teach isn’t ruled by a bell schedule. Where you can add your own creative flair to an innovative and engaging curriculum, without being bogged down by tedious lesson plans. Where you have access to an abundance of professional development opportunities, career growth and progression and plenty of mentor support. An Instructional position with FLVS lets you follow your passion to make a difference with a student, in your community and in your career.
Join more than 1500 staff who are transforming education worldwide one student at a time. Our team develops, delivers and supports K-12th grade eLearning solutions to students all over Florida, the U.S., and the world. FLVS was founded in 1997 as the country’s first state-wide, Internet-based public high school and continues to be a nationally recognized eLearning model and recipient of numerous awards.
Now’s your chance to truly make a difference!
Florida Virtual School is currently seeking applications for general consideration for certified instruction-based positions. At this time, we are only considering applicants who reside in the state of Florida. We are currently looking to build our talent pool for adjunct instructional opportunities as student needs arise. The adjunct positions may provide the opportunity to grow into full-time roles---only individuals who have successfully worked with FLVS in an adjunct capacity will be considered for future full-time needs.
The Instructor is responsible for providing a student-centered educational atmosphere where students have the opportunity to fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and psychological growth. The position is responsible for organizing and implementing an instructional program in accordance with FLVS and state policies and laws that results in students achieving academic success. The Instructor is required to work collaboratively to plan, prepare and implement instructional activities to engage and facilitate student success in a virtual environment. The Instructor tracks and analyzes student performance data and develops learning plans, using resources to meet the needs of the students with varying backgrounds, learning styles and special needs.
The Benefits & Compensation:
FLVS offers more than just a paycheck! FLVS is a Florida Retirement System (FRS) employer who understand the value in offering a competitive benefits package to attract top talent. FLVS employees have access to many programs 403(b) participation and workplace wellness initiatives to help our employee manage their own health and financial security for them and their families. Exposure to cutting-edge technology, world class business development initiatives and career advancement opportunities only add to our comprehensive benefits package that includes:
· Florida Retirement System
· Lifestyle Management Program
· Discounts and Deals
· Employee Recognition Program
· Tax Deferred Annuities (403b)
For salary information, please click here to view the current Instructional Salary Schedule.
Interview Process and Training:
Candidates considered for an instructional position with FLVS must successfully complete a multi-level interview process, which includes a thorough review of credentials, application and resume information, recent evaluations and phone/in person interviews. The review process may also include a full-day interview and information session located at the FLVS corporate office in Orlando. If selected for a position, new hires must attend a two-day orientation and training session at the FLVS corporate office in Orlando, as well as required virtual training sessions provided thereafter.
For consideration for an instructional-based position, candidates must meet all of the job requirements as listed below:
· Bachelor’s Degree or higher
· One year successful teaching experience (within subject area preferred) OR successful completion of an FLVS instructional internship
· Ability to work evening and weekend shifts on a consistent basis, in order to meet student needs; approximately 15 hours per week
· Valid Florida Professional Teaching Certificate in content area assigned with endorsements as required by Florida Department of Education. See details below:
General Science 5-9
Preference will be given to those candidates that meet the desired job requirements as listed below:
· Be willing to work adjunct and grow into a full-time opportunity
· Three years successful teaching experience preferred
· Florida resident preferred
· Willingness and ability to obtain multiple state and/or content area certifications
Instructor Job Description
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