• Secondary School Teachers
  • Education and Training
  • Secondary school teachers instruct students in one or more subjects, such as English, mathematics, or social studies at the high school level in public or private schools.

What do they typically do

  • Set up and enforce rules for behavior and procedures to keep order in the classroom
  • Teach using lectures, discussions, and demonstrations
  • Adjust teaching methods and materials to meet students' varying needs and interests
  • Keep accurate and complete student records as required by laws, district policies, and administrative regulations
  • Enforce all school policies and rules governing students
  • Assign and grade class work and homework
  • Prepare materials and classrooms for class activities
  • Observe and evaluate students' performance, behavior, social development, and physical health

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +0.5%
Job Opening 1,728

Job Listings

Select a region/location in North Carolina to begin your search.
View available jobs

Education & Training

  • Education

    Most require a four-year bachelor's degree, but some do not.
    Associated Programs or Majors
    Dozens of degree programs can lead to this occupation
    More
    License
    • NA
    More
23104

First Step

Find out where to start your new journey. Get started

Next Step

Find out what's next in line on your career journey. Get started
24199
Change 1095
Video:Secondary School Teachers

careerVideo provided CareerOneStop. CareerOneStop is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labour, Employment and Training Administration and the Minnesota Department of Employment & Economic Development.