Horticulture Teacher - DYS Western Region

Posted 3 days ago


The Collaborative for Educational Services (CES) is looking for an innovative Horticulture Instructor to provide direct instruction to youth assigned to the Department of Youth Services (DYS) in schools throughout Western Massachusetts for the 2020 – 2021 academic year. Our ideal candidate will possess a knowledge of greenhouse and garden management, an understanding of business and marketing concepts, and work well individually and collegially as a member of our DYS team. Classes are small and personalized with a focus on college and career ready success. We are a supportive team who offer teachers growth through coaching and continued professional development. Successful candidates may be eligible for the teacher loan forgiveness program for up to $17,500. 

Who We Are: Dedicated and collaborative teams of educators committed to supporting teaching excellence thru coaching and professional development.  CES prides itself on providing robust and engaging learning opportunities to all its teachers.
We value: Quality and excellence, innovation, creativity and vision, inclusiveness, equity and diversity and collaboration with others. Creating a community of care is a foundational to the work we do… together!

Social Justice and Equity work is central to our mission, especially in these times. We understand that all forms of oppression are damaging. We engage in this work pro-actively and purposefully, with the intent of positive outcomes, and because we need to.    

Review of resumes will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.