Bay Cove Academy is a small, therapeutic day school located in Brookline, MA serving adolescents, ages 12-21, from the Greater Boston area. Approved by the Massachusetts Department of Education and nationally recognized by the US Department of Labor for its Career Development Program, the school provides a highly structured learning environment for students whose educational and social needs exceed those which traditional public and private schools can accommodate.
The Science Teacher will provide high quality educational programming for every student enrolled in Bay Cove Academy. They will develop curriculum and lessons that will align with the Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks, prepare students to participate in the MCAS, as well as, achieve the IEP objectives for each student. The Science Teacher will acquire information from a variety of sources in order to appraise student learning levels and needs. This teacher will be responsible for writing specific IEP goals and maintaining accurate records regarding grades and student progress. This individual will support and direct the Assistant Teacher within their classroom. The individual must be willingness to work collaboratively and cooperatively with all staff. All staff participates in the school community and share responsibilities within the school milieu. Additionally, all staff is responsible for implementing the school rules and policies consistently uniformly and fairly while utilizing positive feedback and behavioral consequences in accordance with our program policy.
Other duties will include: communicating with senior counselor, attend meetings and share student behavior and performance with staff, complete all incident reports and other pertinent information for students, support and follow all treatment team decisions, maintain positive and flexible attitude with an ability to give and receive feedback.
MA Teaching License in content area
MA Moderate Special Education License (preferred)
Experience working with teenagers with emotional disabilities
Background Check: Acceptable CORI (Criminal Offender Record Information) and OIG background check
Offer includes: Access to excellent Blue Cross medical and Delta Dental benefits, 401K, tuition reimbursement, pension, generous paid time off and much more!
JRI is an equal opportunity employer and is strongly committed to building and maintaining a diverse community. Persons from diverse backgrounds including women, communities of color, the LGBTQ community and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.