Middle School Science Teacher
1 week ago
Full Time
Southwest / Boise
Job Description

Cherry Gulch is a small therapeutic boarding school in Emmett Idaho, accredited by Cognia (formerly AdvancEd). Our mission is to reinvest students in the learning process through individual, dynamic, multi-sensory education so that they can develop into independent and organized learners, problem solvers, and effective communicators. We do this through a balance of therapy and individualized classroom instruction. Our students range in age from 10-15 years old, are enrolled in grades 5-9 and present with various emotional and behavioral challenges that impact their ability to learn.

We are seeking a Science teacher for the 2021-22 School Year with an open mind, who can think out-of-the-box to guide learning opportunities for our young men. We would like an instructor who shows how Science comes to life through real-world, experiential projects and opportunities, which allow for personalization for students’ unique needs and interests. The ideal candidate will have a passion for working with a cohesive team in a small, nurturing learning environment. We are proud to be using Amplify Science curriculum for the first time this year.

Teacher Requirements & Qualifications:

· Program and curriculum design and implementation

· Classroom management expertise

· Experience personalizing instruction for students with learning differences

· Excellent oral and written communication skills

· Idaho teacher certification with Science endorsement, Special Education preferred

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $42,000.00 per year

Equal Opportunity Employer

Cherry Gulch School is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.