Elementary School Teacher

Part Time to start Academic Year 2017-2018* moving to Full Time for Academic Year 2018-2019
* hours may increase during the year, most likely the second half.

The Arch Bridge School at Wellspring has an immediate opening for a certified teacher for our state approved, and NEASC accredited special education school. We are seeking to identify and hire a teacher part time for the 2017-18 academic year who will be available to continue in the position full time for the following year. Hours may increase during the first year.
We are looking for: Elementary School Teacher for grades 1-8.

Our student population is typically 60% residential students, 40% day students and 85% girls.
The Arch Bridge School offers core academics and college preparatory courses, allowing students to meet their unique academic objectives while in Residential Treatment or as students attending our Therapeutic Day School.

Our most successful teachers have an experiential approach to learning and thrive when able to teach in a nurturing environment. We offer an opportunity to teach in small, well-supported classroom settings, allowing our teachers the chance to provide a relational classroom where each student is known as an individual. Our teachers are truly able to make a difference in their students’ lives.

Required Certification:
Must have CT certification for Elementary through Grade 8 and/or Comprehensive Spec Ed Certification. We can not consider a teacher without the CT Certification

Experience with learning disabilities, special education and/or therapeutic school environment desired and helpful.

With, or without, experience in a setting like ours, you have:
– a strong commitment to teaching,
– the ability to work well…individually, and as part of a very talented team,
– an interest in developing new skills, or enhancing existing ones, while working with students with interesting educational and emotional scenarios.

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