Sherwood Heights Elementary School

Auburn School Department

Auburn, Maine ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3368531
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : November 24, 2020
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Instructs students and facilitates their learning in the absence of the regular Education Technician.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Provides classroom instruction to students as outlined in lesson plans. ... Takes all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities.
  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Salary: $ 100 to $ 100 Per Day
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Physical Education
    Instructional Support > Substitute: Paraprofessional
    Instructional Support > Substitute: Teachers
  • Employer Description

    Auburn School Department – Vision 2030
    “Empowering life-long learners to succeed in an ever changing world.”

    Our students:
    • Communicate, collaborate, think critically and flexibly.
    • Apply their knowledge to real-life situations.
    • Demonstrate the core values of compassion, courage, fairness, honesty, respect and responsibility.
    • Recognize learning as an ongoing process.
    • Appreciate diversity.
    Our educational program:
    • Serves the whole child.
    • Focuses on student interest, goals and career exploration.
    • Is student-centered within a standards-based approach.
    • Provides independent, collaborative and community-based learning.
    • Is flexible and personalized to maximize every student’s growth.

    Our staff members:
    • Are model learners and collaborative educational leaders.
    • Create safe environments for learning.
    • Have high expectations, motivating students to be their best.
    • Value reflection and creative thinking.
    • Encourage active learning and innovation.

    Our community members:
    • Actively share the responsibility for students to be career and/or college ready.
    • Partner with staff to ensure student success.
    • Demonstrate mutual respect.
    • Support safe, flexible and appropriate facilities for learning.
    • Provide learning opportunities for students outside the school walls.

    All Auburn students are supported to graduate with high aspirations, hope for the future, a passion for learning and the capacities to accomplish their dreams.

    Auburn is Maine`s 4th largest city with a population of 23,200. Geographically, Auburn is a mere 45 minute drive to pristine snow covered mountains or breathtaking coastal Maine. Excellent financial, medical and higher educational facilities are available in Auburn and Lewiston. Learn more about us...

    Location Description

    Welcome to Sherwood Heights Elementary School!

    Sherwood Heights Elementary School is a pre-kindergarten through sixth grade school with approximately 430 students nestled in small neighborhood in Auburn, Maine. We are a caring community in which success for all students is the overarching goal. The dedicated staff strive to provide a safe and encouraging learning environment while promoting academic and social responsibility. Our core values of respect, compassion, fairness, courage, compassion, and honesty are also promoted. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Auburn School Department is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Instructions

    Please respond to all of the following application questions. Answers to the following are REQUIRED to process your application with the Auburn School Department.

    If you need support from School Spring, contact: support@schoolspring.com
    Phone Number: 1-888-826-4034 (toll-free, US only). Auburn School Department, Personnel Assistant Diane Blais can be reached by calling 207-784-6431 ext 1424 or dblais@auburnschl.edu

    Application Questions

    This employer has requested that ALL applicants answer the following questions. It IS highly recommended that you type ANY essays IN a word processing program, save them, AND THEN paste them ON the proceeding job application page.

    • 1. Why do you want to become a substitute teacher in the Auburn (Maine) School Department?
      Short Essay (Answer limited TO 600 characters, including spaces)
    • 2. Please describe any classroom experience you might have?
      Long Essay (Answer limited TO 4000 characters, including spaces)
    • 3. Please describe any experience you have working with children.
      Long Essay (Answer limited TO 4000 characters, including spaces)
    • 4. Please list any training, skills, or language proficiency that would improve your candidacy for desired position(s):
      Brief Response (Answer limited TO 200 characters, including spaces)
    • 5. A CHRC (Criminal History Record Check) must be completed prior to beginning work. The fee is $70 for 5 year certificate. This is completed through the Department of Education. We will assist you in this process, if necessary. Have you had your fingerprints done for the CHRC?
    • 6. I affirm that all information set forth in this application is accurate, truthful and complete. If I am employed by Auburn School Department, I will abide by all Department of Education and school policies, work on assigned committees, and continue my professional growth to the best of my ability and within reasonable and personal standards. I grant permission for school officials to obtain a personal record check from federal, state, county, and/or local agency, including law enforcement agencies and Division of Family Services; also a credit history check may be made. I release individuals listed as references and current or former employers from any liability for information given in response to a request for an employment reference. I understand that I may be required to take a drug test and physical exam prior to assuming any position for which I may be employed. In the event that I am employed by the District and in the further event that I have provided false or misleading information in this application or in subsequent employment interviews, I understand that my employment may be terminated at any time after the discovery of the false or misleading information.
      Multiple Choice / Multiple Answers
      - I agree with the above statement, please give my application consideration.
      - I DO Not agree and understand I will not be considered for a position in Auburn.

    Contact Information

    • Cheryl Cline
    • 32 Sherwood Drive
    • Auburn, Maine 04210
    • Phone: 207-783-8526
    • Fax: 207-784-1574
    • Email: click here

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