Fairview Elementary School
Auburn School Department
Auburn, Maine

Job Details
Job ID: 3862058 Application Deadline: May 20, 2022
Posted: April 28, 2022 Starting Date: July 1, 2022

Job Description
Auburn Schools strive to empower life-long learners to succeed in a world yet imagined!

The ideal candidate is an innovative education leader who is student focused, has a comprehensive knowledge of Maine State standards and shares our passion for developing schools of excellence. We are looking for a leader who will work to make leadership a shared enterprise, create a culture of learning, use data and best practices to improve instruction, coach staff, and collaborate with teachers and administrators toward the vision and mission of the district.

Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1

Welcome to Auburn School Department!

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.
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, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Job Requirements
Department of Education certification
  • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
  • Master degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • 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. Please describe what you would do to build a strong, welcoming climate at school.
    Long Essay (Answer limited to 4000 characters, including spaces)

    2. Please describe your work with diverse populations.
    Long Essay (Answer limited to 4000 characters, including spaces)

    3. 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
    Celeste Beaudet, Principal
    397 Minot Avenue
    Auburn, Maine 04210
    Phone: (207) 784-3559
    Fax: 207 786-0787