The Oxford Hills School District is seeking excellent candidates for the position of Special Education Teacher: Social Skills - Rowe Elementary in Norway, Maine.
This position requires experience in social skills and behavioral interventions. The teacher hired will need excellent collaborative skills to work with a variety of classroom teachers and leadership skills to supervise a team of educational technicians. Knowledge of positive behavior plans and Functional Behavioral Assessments is a plus. 282 certification.
Candidates must hold a valid Maine certificate or the ability to obtain one with appropriate endorsement(s).
Reports to: Building Principal
Work Schedule: 180 Day Contract
Expectations of Oxford Hills School District Staff:
As contributing members of the district's learning community, all district staff members are expected to:
Model a strong work ethic, perseverance and grit, as well as responsibility and respect; Utilize best practices for motivating today's students in a safe, supportive learning environment; Demonstrate knowledge in the development of real-world learning experiences and community partnerships to provide students with opportunities for extensions of learning, applied learning, community service, and citizenship; Demonstrate a willingness and ability to collaborate, engage, and communicate with colleagues, parents and the public.
Further, instructional staff will emphasize and employ practices that lead to improvement in student achievement by:
Instilling problem-solving and critical thinking as a "new basics" for learning across all grade levels; Delivering strong literacy instruction across content areas; Helping student develop skills to apply, interpret, analyze, and evaluate the vast, ever-expanding amount of information; Employing effective lesson design by adjusting to students' personal learning needs and preferences, including appropriate technology applications.
How To Apply
Applicants must complete the entire online application as well as provide cover letter, resume, copy of certification, transcipts and three current letters of reference to be considered for a position. Please be sure to provide complete reference information in the application for each reference including name, address, phone and email address.
Equal Employment Opportunity
The Oxford Hills School District is an EEO/AA employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Job Category : Special Education > General Special Education Contact Information
- Patrick Hartnett
- 232 Main Street
- Suite 2
- South Paris, Maine 04281