Substitute in San Marcos, TX at ResCare

Date Posted: 4/30/2018

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Job Description


Title: Substitute

Job Category: Direct Care/Operations

Line of Business: Workforce Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Substitute.

Are you passionate about helping others? Don’t miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.

Substitute Responsibilities

Performs professional level instruction to students enrolled in GED preparation and TABE reading and math preparation classes, New
Summit and Home Study International high school diploma programs. Also responsible for instructing social skills, employ ability skills,
applied academics and project-based learning.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Adequately prepares for classroom instruction
  • Keeps students motivated and interested in the program
  • Ensure students set realistic attainable goals
  • Maintains a high degree of discipline within the classroom
  • Accounts for students when they are under your responsibility
  • Maintains accurate student records and files.
  • Adhere to all DOL, ResCare, Center and department guidelines
  • Adhere to the guidelines determined by outside agencies
  • Adhere to all training guidelines
  • Develops corrective action plans for students with deficiencies
  • Monitors statistical date related to GED test and scores
  • Develops instructional plans using TABE diagnostic for those students who do not meet the requirement
  • Other duties as assigned

Specific Requirements

Language Skills:

  • Ability to read, analyzes, and interprets general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or government regulations.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedural manuals.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from peers, groups of managers, students, and the general public.

Mathematical Skills:

  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference.
  • Ability to apply concepts such as fractures, percentages ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

Reasoning Ability:

  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw related conclusion.
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instruction in mathematical or diagram terms, and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.


  • Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or university, and/or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

  • Possession of or eligibility for temporary teaching certification in the State in which the center is located.

Additional Information


In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:

  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Suite of voluntary insurance options
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Performance incentives
  • Company Discount Purchasing Program
    • Cell phone Service
    • Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
    • Furniture
    • Appliances
    • Staples discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence. 

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.