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Communications Teacher

Job Summary

Responsible for teaching courses related to media and communications, including journalism, broadcasting, TV and radio, social media, and marketing and public relations.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Instruct students on subjects such as media relations, journalism, broadcasting, TV, and radio.
  • Provide instruction on how to obtain a job in the communications field.
  • Teach students how to communicate using clear, concise language.
  • Hold seminars and lectures at local organizations.
  • Keep records of grades, grade papers, and perform other administrative duties as needed.
  • Write grant proposals to gain funding for further research.
  • Create projects designed to enhance lectures.
  • Read and stay abreast of current topics in communications.
  • Create lesson plans.
  • Utilize various curriculum resources.
  • Integrate competencies, goals, and objectives into lesson plans.
  • Utilize curricula that reflect the diverse educational, cultural, and linguistic backgrounds of the students served.
  • Develop incentives to keep participants in class.
  • Develop professional relationships with other agencies and programs.
  • Utilize public library resources.
  • Work with program coordinators to ensure initiatives are being met.
  • Tutor students on an individual basis.