English Teacher Grades 7-12 For Maine Virtual Academy

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Start Date
10/10/2016
Position Areas
English/Reading/Language Arts

Description

Maine Virtual Academy is seeking a talented Middle and High School english teacher our fall semester. Our teachers should have a passion to provide students with a world class educational program that meets student’s needs. Teaching in a virtual school requires a strong educational background, excellent instructional skills, and a proven commitment to student success. We have an excellent training program for teachers new to teaching in a virtual school. Teachers must be able to commute to Augusta and work 8am -4pm, 5 days per week.
The ideal candidate has knowledge and training in teaching, is comfortable working in a technology rich environment; exhibits superior organizational and communication skills; is compassionate and student centered; and can participate effectively in a team environment.

To schedule an interview please contact Kim Whitman at kwhitman@mainevirtual.org or call Kim at 207-613-8900, ext. 2021.

Minimum Qualifications include:

  • Bachelor's degree 
  • Eligible for teaching certification in the State of Maine.
  • Current CHRC with State of Maine
  • Experience with middle and high school students.

 

Some of the responsibilities of a MEVA teacher include:
  • Working with your students individually to complete and work with an ILP (Individual Learning Plan) for each student. 
  • Engaging students in online coursework.
  • Monitoring and analyzing student efforts and proving timely feedback and coaching.
  • Communicating effectively with students in the virtual classroom, the virtual homeroom and through other forms of communication to keep students motivated and engaged in school.
  • Communicating with parents and learning coaches on a regular and as needed basis.
  • Managing and pacing multiple courses.
  • Grading assignments, exams and projects within 5 days.
  • Proctoring student assessment tests across the State of Maine.
  • Participating in 504 and IEP meetings as part of the student team.
  • Hold parent-teacher conferences each semester.
  • Working as a positive team member with the MEVA staff
  • Participate in weekly staff meetings.
  • Participate in professional development activities.
  • Participate in open house events.
 
Documents needed to apply:
  • College transcripts
  • Current CHRC certificate
  • Letter of Introduction
  • Resume
  • List of 3 or more professional references

Posted By

Maine Virtual Academy

PO BOX 5378 , AUGUSTA, ME 04330
 

At the following locations

Maine Virtual Academy

PO BOX 5378 , AUGUSTA, ME 04330



Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

State Average: $14,707

% ELL Students

State Average: 3%

Student Teacher Ratio

31.22

State Average: 12.22

% IEP Students

16%

State Average: 17%

FTE

13

State Average: 130