Building Substitute Teacher



Become a Building Substitute Teacher for Oakland Academy!
Oakland Academy is looking for building substitute teacher for their location in Portage.

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Consistently plan and deliver lessons that are varied, interesting, engaging, and enjoyable for your students.
  • Facilitate learning by creating lesson plans in harmony with students learning styles.
  • Assign homework only in accordance with Uplift Michigan Online School’s homework philosophy and in alignment with Professional Learning Community (PLC) team guidelines.
  • Offer assignments and assessments matching state standards for the associated content, providing frequent and timely feedback to your students.
  • Consistently review and analyze student performance data to develop plans to meet the needs of all students.
  • Maintain timely, complete, and accurate student records (i.e., Skyward and CAT).
  • Assist in the development of curriculum that is aligned to the State standards, referring to these approved guidelines as often as necessary as you design and execute daily plans for teaching your students.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of any educational plans such as IEP’s, 504 plans and behavior plans.
  • Ensure that your classroom is conducive to learning – one that is safe and nurturing for all students. Provide consistency and balance for your students.
  • Ensure that parents are frequently advised as to their child’s performance and progress.
  • Conduct research, attend conferences, meetings, and pursue continuing education to ensure you are serving to model being a life-long learner and to ensure you are providing effective instruction. Keeping your teaching certification up to date is your professional responsibility.
  • Perform other duties and tasks as directed by School Administration.
Required Education:
High School Diploma/GED and at least 60 credit hours of college credits, valid Substitute Permit with the State of Michigan.