Baxter Academy for Technology and Science invites applications for a full-time Special Education teacher for the 2021-2022 school year. We are situated in Portland, ME, and draw from over 60 communities to serve 400 students, as one of Maine’s ten public charter schools designed to bring innovation to the education sector in Maine.
We seek to hire and retain diverse faculty and staff who understand and embrace our school’s STEM mission and vision and are passionate and proficient in their fields. Successful candidates show high expectations for all students, work towards authentic performance assessments, conduct real research with students. Our educators have enthusiasm for professional collaboration, instructional innovation and leadership. We aim to hire a special educator who believes in the capacity of our students, who is a productive collaborator, and manages communications and compliance for the success of our students. Our special educators support students in regular classrooms and in academic support classes. Our educators support student development as STEM researchers, STEM makers, STEM community stewards, and STEM data visualizers. The school expects faculty and staff to keep current with professional development activities appropriate to their fields, as well as to participate in school’s in-service days and staff and faculty retreats.
Priority will be given to applications received before April 26. To apply for this position, please click on this link: https://forms.gle/gVnPLND68yqEJriE6