What does an Educator do?
Educators are professionals who provide instruction or information related to a specific subject. This educational activity may take place in a variety of settings including a college or other institution, a community center, or an employer location. They may present lectures, review concepts and factual information, or provide hands-on demonstrations to teach practical skills. They develop lesson plans or program outlines and create presentations, handouts, and other materials. Depending on the setting and subject matter, they may also conduct evaluations or approve certifications.
Educators typically have advanced level knowledge in their particular area of expertise. They should have an extensive professional background in the field. Teaching experience is an advantage. These roles require excellent communication skills and the ability to explain detailed information in an easy-to-understand way.
- Lead, identify and develop physician society 'hands-on' training programs.
- Monitor students and manage student behavior in an online environment for the purpose of providing a safe and positive learning.
- Directly supervise five content area directors, two grant project directors and assigned Coordinator(s).
- Assist with event planning, setup and breakdown as needed.
- Complete and submit accurate reports as required by district, state, and federal jurisdictions.
- Provide both synchronous and asynchronous instruction to students who participate in gifted education programs.
- Collaborate with and coach content directors on effective project management.
- Serve as liaison to assigned campus and external committees, task forces, and volunteers.
- Evaluate productivity weekly and manage individual and team performance.
- Meet on a regularly scheduled basis with school-level leadership personnel responsible for Adult Education programs.
- Create a nurturing and safe learning based on high expectations for all students.
- Develop capture plans and initiating relationships with key clients.
- Effectively manage multiple projects/events and establish priorities with moderate supervision
- Bachelor's or Graduate's Degree in business, computer science or education or equivalent experience.
- Is a professional at all times with strong work ethic.
- Strong command of English language and good communication skills.
- Dedication to supporting students.
- Able to develop and implement lesson plans.
Average Base Pay
Educator Career Path
Learn how to become an Educator, what skills and education you need to succeed, and what level of pay to expect at each step on your career path.
Average Years of Experience
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“Good play to work for until you hit a cap on your own personal growth.”
“This was a great place to work until the leadership change in the education department.”
“Great teams of educators who really want to do what's best for all children.”
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“Our team is full of ambitious and autonomous workers that thrive on collaborating to make our team and our product better every day.”
Frequently asked questions about the role and responsibilities of an Educator
- Kindergarten Teacher
- Substitute Teacher
- Elementary School Teacher