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Corwin-Russell School @ Broccoli Hall | Sudbury, MA
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Corwin-Russell School @ Broccoli Hall


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Published 16 days ago

July 15, 2020
To be discussed based on experience

Small private school for around 50 exceptionally bright quirky kids (gr. 6-12) has an opening as early as September 2019. Individuals must have interest and ability in other subject areas, be flexible yet very organized, be supportive yet not a pushover. Certification or eligibility for certification in Middle School or High School Mathematics is required, and the candidate must be able and willing to pursue certification in Special Education. Ability to laugh essential; brains helpful.


Special Education/Teacher of Academic Subjects


Directly responsible to the Head of School

10 Month Position


Qualifications:


A strong educational background in content areas appropriate to the position.

Appropriate Teacher Certification in Special Education / Math or eligibility for waiver in one area.

Some experience with complicate adolescents or young adults.

Solid liberal arts background with additional interests-- Renaissance person.

Interpersonal skills, including understanding, supportive attitude, flexibility, solid boundaries, and organizational strengths. 

Awareness of Executive Function struggles and ability to develop strategies for students. 

Ability to relate well to students - honestly - while respecting their life space.

Ability to write effectively and complete required paperwork.

Ability to vary methodology to reach as many students as possible.

Ability to structure the environment by making expectations clear to students.

Awareness of his/her own strengths/weaknesses.

Willingness to pursue further education in an appropriate field.

Sense of humor, warmth, and common sense.

Ability to give and accept support from co-workers.

Willingness to "take out the garbage."

Ability to take direction graciously.


General Statement of Responsibilities:


Primary responsibility for two or three junior high/high school areas with support skills in two others, as well as study skills. 

Skills in academic and interpersonal guidance to participate in our Advisor system. 

Attendance at all faculty and parent meetings, including daily faculty meetings.

Arrival at school by the specified time.

Living up to the expectations of teacher performance, both academic and non-academic, as stated in the Faculty Handbook.

Tutorial responsibilities if needed.

Lunch, cab, break, opening and closing responsibilities.

Writing reports on student progress, following a specified deadline schedule two times a year as well as quarterly reports for funded students.

Writing additional material as might be required for outside evaluators, parents, or LEA.

Creating sensitive and effective materials to be used with students.

Full participation in exhausting drama production.

Effective behavior management.

Heavy teaching load- minimum 25 group classes per week in academics with additional tutorial periods or Advisory scheduled as needed.

Reading of all student IEPs and testing.

Supervise students effectively in all areas.

Small private school for around 50 exceptionally bright quirky kids (gr. 6-12) has an opening as early as September 2019. Individuals must have interest and ability in other subject areas, be flexible yet very organized, be supportive yet not a…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Entry level

Benefits

Full Health, Dental and Vision

Matching 403B Retirement after 5-years

Tuition Assistance, if possible.

Full Health, Dental and Vision

Matching 403B Retirement after 5-years

Tuition Assistance, if possible.

How to Apply

Please send resume and cover letter to Brochall@aol.com with Math Teacher in the subject line.

Please send resume and cover letter to Brochall@aol.com with Math Teacher in the subject line.

Location

142 North Road, Sudbury, MA 01776

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