Teacher - IMMEDIATE NEED!

Kingman, Maine, United States Full-time

Opening Date:  IMMEIDATE!  
Closing Date:  When suitable candidate found
Job Class Code: 3142
Grade: 2 
Salary: $ 35,280.00 – $52,752.00 
Position Number:  014280049 

 

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

Education in the Unorganized Territories

Teacher MS

EDUCATION IN the UNORGANIZED TERRITORY

 PURPOSE OF THIS ANNOUNCEMENT

 The Division of State Schools, (Education in the Unorganized Territory-EUT) is seeking an experienced Teacher MS.  The EUT is responsible for the provision of education services on behalf of the resident pupils in Maine’s unorganized territory (UT).  

JOB DESCRIPTION

This is a professional services work in teaching multigrade students at the Kingman Elementary School, a state operated school in Maine.  Responsibilities include preparation of age appropriate instruction in regular classroom education and evaluating student progress.  Work is performed under general supervision. 

 TYPICAL DUTIES in this job classification include:

 Teaches students in academic subjects in order to provide education.

  • Develops course curriculum and individual education plans for each student in order to provide effective learning.
  • Monitors and evaluated student progress in order to ensure student learning objectives are attained and student records and reports re maintained.
  • Interviews and tests students in order to determine educational level and needs.
  • Informs parents, administrators, and other appropriate people in order to provide information on students’ progress.

 KNOWLEDGES AND RESPONSIBLITIES:

 Knowledge of teaching principles, practices, and techniques.

  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.
  • Ability to prepare clear and concise written reports.
  • Ability to develop curricula and lesson plans.

 MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

A Master's Degree in related field, Maine Teacher’s Certification for appropriate subject and/or grade(s) as issued by the Department of Education.    

BENEFITS

 The value of State’s share of Employee’s Retirement:  15.37% of salary for BU positions.  The value of State-paid Dental Insurance:  $13.13 biweekly.  The value* of State-paid Health Insurance:

Level 1:  100% State Contribution (employee pays nothing):  $444.68 biweekly

Level 2:  95% State Contribution (employee pays 5%):  $422.45 biweekly

Level 3:  90% State Contribution (employee pays 10%):  $400.21 biweekly

Level 4:  85% State Contribution (employee pays 15%):  $377.98 biweekly

 *The level of the actual value of state paid Health Insurance will be based on the employee’s wage rate and status with regard to the health credit premium program.

The State of Maine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  We provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.