Philosophy Teacher Job Description

A philosophy teacher is an academic who instructs students in the study of philosophy.

Philosophy teachers help students explore the theories of various philosophers, as well as develop their own ideas about important topics.

They also encourage students to think critically and creatively, and to explore central themes across various disciplines.

Philosophy teachers typically teach students about philosophical topics at elementary, middle, and high schools, though instructors at higher education institutions may also teach philosophy courses.

Technology is changing the way teachers teach philosophy.

Online courses are becoming increasingly common, and more and more students are taking classes online.

Some teachers create videos or podcasts that allow students to learn at their own pace

Updated on:     
September 15, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for a Philosophy Teacher to join our team and help us shape the minds of the next generation. As a Philosophy Teacher, you will be responsible for planning and delivering engaging and inspiring lessons that challenge students to think critically about complex theoretical concepts. If you are passionate about philosophy and have a talent for teaching, we want to hear from you.

Philosophy Teacher Duties:

  • Provide students with opportunity to engage in the study of philosophical and ethical issues from a Christian perspective
  • Engage students’ critical thinking skills by posing questions, discussing relevant Biblical passages, and encouraging them to think critically
  • Develop students’ ability to communicate through written, oral, and group discussion
  • Assist students with nutritional necessities, educational activities, daily requirements, and recreational activities
  • Develop lesson plans and assessments based on curriculum and assessment guidelines
  • Evaluate students’ learning and progress, setting appropriate goals and tracking progress towards those goals
  • Assist students with academic, spiritual, and character development
  • Promote and encourage student participation in school activities and sports

Philosophy Teacher Responsibilities:

  • Min. 01 year experience.
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Education, Philosophy, or related field.

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Requirements And Skills:

  • Promote and engage students using proven instructional methodologies
  • Plan courses, lessons, and objectives
  • Assign homework, quizzes, and exams
  • Manage a classroom of 20 students
  • Create engaging lesson plans
  • Train students in test taking techniques
  • Resolve student discipline issues
  • Create and maintain student records
  • Develop and maintain a positive classroom environment

At [Company Name], we believe that diversity and inclusion are critical to our success. We are committed to building a team that is reflective of the communities we serve. We encourage applications from people of all races, religions, national origins, genders, and ages, as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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