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English Teacher at Maya Angelou Academy (YSC) SY 24-25

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O trabalho pode ser executado em ou perto de Washington, DC
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Publicado há 19 dias

Resumo dos Detalhes

Comprometimento de Tempo
Carga Horária Integral
Prazo para Inscrições
31 de maio de 2024
Educação
Ensino Superior Requerido
Salário
Pelo menos USD $67.500 / ano

Descrição

The Organization 

Maya empowers opportunity and justice-involved youth to transform the trajectory of their lives. We do this by engaging each of our scholars in a restorative, relevant school experience that prioritizes personalized academic support, well-being, and preparation for the post-Maya pathway of their choice. With an education in our network of schools, our scholars will do more than succeed – they will thrive! 

If you would like to learn more about Maya Angelou Schools and See Forever Foundation, please visit Seeforever.org

The Touchstone

At the Maya Angelou Schools, the key to our success is rooted in building trusting, respectful, and nurturing relationships with each other. We strive to create safe spaces for all to be able to reach their limitless potential. We are at our best when we work together to ensure the unique needs of our community are met. We empower each other to grow successfully so we can see forever! This is how we live the Maya Way, even when no one is watching.

Position Overview

The English Teacher must be willing to teach a range of English subject areas, including English I, English II, English III, English IV, and/or Reading and Language Arts. With the support of a special education teacher, this position will also support students with special learning or emotional needs to ensure that they receive the level of instruction that they need to enable them to succeed. The worksite and tour of duty for this position are located in a juvenile detention center.

Responsibilities

Specific responsibilities will include, but not be limited to

  • Developing and implementing unit plans and assessments that are aligned both with Common Core standards and with the school-wide curricular framework at the Maya Angelou Schools
  • Developing and implementing age-appropriate, culturally responsive teaching practices related to the English courses
  • Working with technology and computer-based programs to support scholars’ individual learning plans
  • Developing differentiated learning plans, materials, and handouts for diverse learners in a small classroom setting
  • Managing administrative assignments effectively and with a high level of professionalism and integrity, ensuring on-time submission of deliverables
  • Participating in interdisciplinary team meetings for all students
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or subject field (required)
  • Must have or be eligible for certification by DC OSSE in the appropriate content area (required within one (1) year of employment)
  • Experience working with incarcerated or opportunity youth (preferred)
  • Familiarity with research-based instructional strategies

Site Description

The Youth Services Center (YSC) is the District of Columbia’s detention center for male and female youth, responsible for the care and custody of young people placed in secure detention by court order from the DC Superior Court Family Court Division.

Our mission is to provide a safe, nurturing, and mutually respectful environment that motivates and prepares each student to fulfill his academic or career potential. With the support of a wide circle of caring adults, students will develop the skills they need to make sound decisions and lead rewarding lives.

Salary and Benefits

Our salaries are comparable to those of other public schools in the District of Columbia area. In addition, See Forever offers a robust benefits plan, including health care coverage, HSA/FSA and dependent care accounts, voluntary dental, vision, short-term and long-term disability options, commuter benefits, a 401k retirement savings plan, student loan refinancing options, and the opportunity to positively impact students with a broad range of experiences and backgrounds.

See Forever is an equal-opportunity employer. We believe a diverse staff is a better, more effective staff.

The Organization 

Maya empowers opportunity and justice-involved youth to transform the trajectory of their lives. We do this by engaging each of our scholars in a restorative, relevant school experience that prioritizes personalized…

Localização

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1000 Mt Olivet Rd NE, Washington, DC 20002, USA
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