Special Education Teacher: $3,500 SIGN ON BONUS
- 518 US-1, Kittery, ME 03904, USA
Live your passion at Connections for Kids!
Connections for Kids is one of Maine's leading mental health agencies. We are a small group of talented individuals united by a common path to purpose and committed to making a difference in the lives of children and families.
We are seeking an experienced Special Education Teacher for grades 7-12 to join our team.
$3,500 sign on bonus!
Kittery Academy is a special purpose school in Kittery, ME which provides individual support services to 10 students who have mental health, behavioral and educational challenges. As a Teacher at Kittery Academy you will make a real difference while working with a great team!
Duties include developing IEP’s, planning the curriculum, preparing instructional materials, and implementing a variety of effective teaching strategies. Positions starting at $45,000-$53,000 per year.
Come teach in our safe, small and clean classroom environment!
This is a full time, school year position following a school year calendar with a 6 week ESY summer program.
- Have a completed Bachelor's degree in Education or related field,
- Hold a current 282 Special Education Teacher Certification (Targeted Need, Conditional, or Provisional status) from the State of Maine Department of Education, or able to be certified in the State of Maine,
- Have 1-2 years of teaching experience,
- Hold a valid driver’s license with a good driving record and proof of auto insurance,
- Love teaching, have a positive attitude and strong work ethic.
....then you're our ideal candidate!
We offer a competitive starting salary and top tier benefits package that includes:
- $3,500 SIGN ON BONUS
- Paid time off,
- Short-term disability,
- Complimentary long-term disability and life insurance provided at no cost,
- Company issued cell phone and laptop,
- Tuition reimbursement,
- Participation in the Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness Program,
- Discounts to area businesses such as an 18% discount to Verizon,
- Convenient school hours, Monday through Friday,
- 403b Retirement plan with matched contributions after a year of employment,
- Paid training for Safety Care, and First Aid/CPR!
If you’d like to be part of our amazing educational team submit your cover letter and resume today!
Location: This position is located in Kittery, ME