Special Education Teacher/Middle School
3 weeks ago
Full Time
Southwest / Boise
Job Description

Cherry Gulch is hiring for the 2020-2021 school year! Come join our team!

Cherry Gulch is a small therapeutic boarding school in Emmett Idaho, accredited by 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 Special Education teacher 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 learning 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.

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 Special Education endorsement, all subjects considered

Job Benefits:

Competitive Pay and Benefits, including medical and 401K

Small Class Size

Teach Monday – Thursday, half day on Friday

Individual interactions with students

Opportunity to interact with students outside of class

Flexibility for creative, experiential lesson planning

Salary: TBD based on education and experience.

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.