Occupational Employment Statistics
25-1194 Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach or instruct vocational or occupational subjects at the postsecondary level (but at less than the baccalaureate) to students who have graduated or left high school. Includes correspondence school instructors; industrial, commercial, and government training instructors; and adult education teachers and instructors who prepare persons to operate industrial machinery and equipment and transportation and communications equipment. Teaching may take place in public or private schools whose primary business is education or in a school associated with an organization whose primary business is other than education.
|Education and Health Services||1,570||$39.06/hr
- Prepare reports and maintain records, such as student grades, attendance rolls, and training activity details.
- Determine training needs of students or workers.
- Observe and evaluate students' work to determine progress, provide feedback, and make suggestions for improvement.
- Select and assemble books, materials, supplies, and equipment for training, courses, or projects.
- Integrate academic and vocational curricula so that students can obtain a variety of skills.
- Supervise independent or group projects, field placements, laboratory work, or other training.
- Present lectures and conduct discussions to increase students' knowledge and competence using visual aids, such as graphs, charts, videotapes, and slides.
- Supervise and monitor students' use of tools and equipment.
- Acquire, maintain, and repair laboratory equipment and tools.
- Administer oral, written, or performance tests to measure progress and to evaluate training effectiveness.