TV/Audio Productions Instructor

Website Joplin Schools

Franklin Technology Center

Franklin Technology Center is looking for a talented and passionate digital media specialist to teach various audio and film classes.  This individual must have a strong background in video and audio production.  The ideal candidate should demonstrate a high level of enthusiasm, be energetic, adaptable, and knowledgeable in their content area.  The ability to work with a team is essential to help increase academic achievement.  The Audio/Visual instructor will provide support for all JET-HD related broadcasts including football games, basketball games, school board meetings, and other live event productions.  Courses currently being taught by this position include:

  • Audio Production
  • Audio Engineering
  • Special Effects/Compositing
  • Film


General Expectations:

  • Supports the mission of Joplin Schools.
  • Supports the value of education.
  • Complies with the privacy rights of students.
  • Safeguards confidential and/or sensitive information.
  • Communicates effectively with all the members of the school district and community.
  • Provides excellence in customer service both internally and externally.
  • Reacts to change productively.
  • Keeps abreast of new information, innovative ideas and techniques.
  • Maintains accurate records and filing systems for accountability and audit purposes.
  • Ensures that all activities conform to district, state, or federal guidelines.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide instruction to students
  • Create and implement a classroom disciplinary plan
  • Create lesson plans and activities to implement and supplement instruction
  • Participate in building, grade level and subject area committees
  • Participate in professional development activities
  • Maintain accurate student records including attendance, grades and discipline
  • Complete and submit forms and required reports in a timely manner
  • Communicate regularly with parents regarding progress and other educational concerns
  • Report suspected abuse, neglect, discrimination and harassments as directed by Board policy
  • Prepare lesson plans for use by a substitute teacher
  • Carry out all other duties as assigned.


Valid Missouri Teaching Certificate, Required
Bachelor’s degree, required
Reports to:  Director of FTC

Physical Demands

An individual who holds this position must have the ability to:

  • Speak and hear in an environment where numerous conversations and activities may be taking place simultaneously
  • Move around the classroom
  • Read handwritten or printed material



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