Science Teacher

Maine Virtual Academy | Augusta, ME

Posted Date 12/02/2019
Description

Maine Virtual Academy is seeking a talented High School Science teacher who is seeking to grow his/her career in a virtual education setting. Our teachers have a passion to provide students with a world class educational program that meets student’s needs. We have an excellent training program for teachers new to teaching in a virtual school. Teachers must be able to commute to Augusta 5 days per week. This is not a work from home position. The position requires the ability to teach from the school location in Augusta, Monday through Friday from 8 am until 4 pm throughout the school year. The ideal candidate is certified in his/her content area and has knowledge and training in teaching high school math; is comfortable working in a technology rich environment; exhibits superior organizational and communication skills; is compassionate and student centered; and can participate effectively in a team environment.

We offer a competitive salary and benefit package. 

Minimum Qualifications include:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Teaching certificate from the Maine Department of Education in Science, 350 and or 395
  • Current CHRC with State of Maine

 

  • Some of the responsibilities of a MEVA teacher include:
  • Planning classroom instruction to align to the core standards.
  • Engaging students in online coursework through whole group sessions, small group sessions and 1 on 1 sessions. Teachers are required to have a minimum of 15 hours of teaching time each week which are comprised of whole group, small group and 1 on 1 sessions.
  • Monitoring and analyzing student efforts and proving timely feedback and coaching.
  • Communicating effectively with students in the virtual classroom, the virtual homeroom and through other forms of communication including weekly phone calls to keep students motivated and engaged in school.
  • Communicating with parents and learning coaches on a regular and as needed basis.
  • Grading assignments, exams and projects within 5 days.
  • Proctoring MEA's, NWEA's and SAT tests across the State of Maine.
  • Participating in 504 and IEP meetings as part of the student team.
  • Working as a positive team member with the MEVA staff
  • Participating in staff meetings.
  • Participating in professional development activities.
  • Participate in open house events.
  • Ability to work Monday – Friday from 8am until 4pm

 

  • Current CHRC certificate
  • Letter of Introduction
  • Resume
  • Copy of college transcripts
  • 3 letters of recommendation.

 

Job Type
Teacher - High School Level
Job Location (County)
Kennebec

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