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Jan 14, 2019
Summary/Objective School social workers assist students with academic learning by providing strategic services that identify and address the social-emotional-environmental issues that interfere with the educational process. Working with parents/guardians, teachers, school principal/principal’s designee, and community based resources, the school social worker implements strategies that promote students’ positive school adjustment.   Essential Functions Counsel individual students and student groups, regarding issues including mental health, poverty, substance abuse, physical abuse, rehabilitation, social adjustment and child care. Interview students individually or with families, assessing their situations, capabilities, and problems to determine what services are required to meet their needs. Serve as a liaison between school and students, homes, family services, child guidance clinics, courts, protective services, doctors, and other contacts, to help children who face problems such as disabilities, abuse or poverty. Consult with parents, teachers, and other school personnel to determine causes of problems such as truancy and misbehavior, and to implement solutions. Participate as members of the IEP, IAT, PBIS and other school based teams to develop interventions for promoting students’ academic success. Counsel students whose behavior, school progress, or mental/physical impairment indicate a need for assistance, diagnosing students’ academic success. Address legal issues, such as child abuse and discipline. Demonstrate a relentless drive to improve the minds and lives of students in and out of school. Provide consistent rewards and/or consequences for student behavior to ensure that students observe the school’s core values, high expectations, and code of conduct. Implement activities to help students meet academic and social expectations. Provide crisis intervention and behavior management to build students’ ability to meet the school’s high expectations. Knowledge of principles, methods, and procedures for diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of physical and mental issues. Understanding of group behavior and dynamics, societal trends and influences, ethnicity and cultures. Other duties as assigned.   Supervisory Responsibilities There are no supervisory responsibilities with this position. Competencies Excellent verbal and written communication skills Strong organizational skills Ability to serve as a liaison Multitasking skills Time management Work Environment The work environment is a school office setting and requires sitting, standing, walking bending and kneeling along with using office equipment such as copiers, faxes, phones and filing cabinets. Required Education and Experience Master’s degree in School Social work and LMSW preferred.  Must possess or be eligible to possess a valid State of Michigan Certification as a School Social Worker.  Experience as a school social worker preferred.  Familiar with the basic concepts of positive youth development and experience working in diverse communities.
Landmark Academy Landmark Academy, Lapeer Road, Kimball, MI, USA
Jan 08, 2019
Summary/Objective Landmark Academy must provide an excellent education to all of our students consistent with the mission, vision, and goals of the Academy and with the core values of Summit Management Consulting. Your primary goal is to ensure that each of your students is learning subject matter identified in the State standards and the Landmark Academy curriculum.   Essential Functions Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Consistently plan and deliver lessons that are varied, interesting, engaging and enjoyable for your students. Facilitate learning by creating lesson plans in harmony with students learning styles. Assign homework only in accordance with Landmark’s homework philosophy and in alignment with Professional Learning Community (PLC) team guidelines. Offer assignments and assessments in accordance with four-period learning, providing frequent and timely feedback to your students. Consistently review and analyze student performance data to develop plans to meet the needs of all students (refer to the 4 essential PLC questions on the intranet). Maintain timely, complete and accurate student records (i.e. Skyward). Assist in the development of curriculum that is aligned to the State standards, referring to these approved guidelines as often as necessary ass you design and execute daily plans for teaching your students. Assist in the development and implementation of any educational plans such as IEP’s, 504 plans and behavior plans. Ensure that your classroom is conducive to learning – on that is safe and nurturing for all students. Provide consistency and balance for your students. Ensure that parents are frequently advised as to their child’s performance and progress. Communicated via all means available and necessary including voice mail, email, Skyward, face-to-face conferences, written correspondence or other means. Frequent communication will assist parents in playing a key role in their child’s education. This will prevent surprises with progress reports and report card results. Provide parents with encouraging news as well as items of concern. Return parent e-mail and voice mail messages within 24 hours. Conduct research, attend conferences, meetings, and pursue continuing education to ensure you are serving to model being a life-long learner and to ensure you are providing effective instruction. Keeping your teaching certification up to date is your professional responsibility. Teach and model elements of Landmark Academy’s approved character education program (7 Habits). Ensure students have a healthy self-respect and a respect for others. Use teachable moments to reinforce desirable character traits. Ensure that students follow Landmark’s rules and policies, using balance of Positive Behavior Interventions and Support along with disciplinary procedures. Perform other duties and tasks as directed by School Administration.   General Expectations You are directly accountable to the Administrator.  As a member of the Landmark team you are also expected to communicate and coordinate with the school office personnel and collaborate with your fellow teachers.  As a Landmark employee you will be expected to: Conduct yourself in a professional manner – demonstrating competence in your area of responsibilities and extending respect and courtesy to coworkers. This position is one that demands an exceptional attendance routine, including consistently arriving early to set the tone for the day along with staying after to plan or support students. Adhere to all Landmark employee policies as well as expectation as outlined in the handbooks located on the intranet. We will supply a hard copy to you upon request. Conduct yourself in accordance with the mission, vision, and goals of Landmark Academy, as well as the core values of Summit Management. This will foster mutually beneficial relationships and promote a spirit of excellence in our endeavors.   Evaluation All employees are evaluated based on the performance of their primary responsibilities and their adherence to the general expectations outlined in the job descriptions.  It is also expected that each employee do their part to maintain a spirit of team unity and cooperation.  Each employee can expect to be observed and provided with immediate feedback frequently throughout the school-year with a year-end evaluation   Supervisory Responsibilities There are no supervisory responsibilities with this position.   Competencies Leadership Time management Positive communication skills; able to relate to students, parents, and staff Behavior modification skills Classroom management Word, Excel, Power point, Email skills Positive reinforcement skills Punctuality, exemplary attendance Knowledge of and ability to follow federal and state safety regulations Ability to work as a team Understanding and ability to incorporate student learning styles Mastery of assigned subject of instruction   Work Environment This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.   Required Education and Experience Bachelor’s degree required and Michigan Teaching Certification in the assigned area as well as pre-service experience, as required for certification.
Landmark Academy Landmark Academy, Lapeer Road, Kimball, MI, USA
Jan 08, 2019
  OPEN POSITION FOR 2018-2019 School Year!!   Kindergarten Teacher LOCATION Three Oaks Public School Academy  "Engaged.  Empowered.  Excellence." 1212 Kingsley St Muskegon, MI 49422 www.threeoaksschool.com   Our  classes are small , so teachers can work one-on-one with the students. Our  academic standards are set high , so children can be challenged to reach their highest potential.  Character development is a central part  of our educational experience to prepare children for active, thoughtful, and caring participation in the world around them. School Vision:  Three Oaks Public School Academy will educate and inspire all students to be ethical, well-prepared, and confident citizens who lead in our community and fulfill their dreams. School Mission:  We are a community school of excellence that provides an opportunity for all Muskegon area children to be engaged and empowered learners. QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE Valid Michigan teaching certificate with proper endorsements  Demonstrated competence as an educator. Computer literate with excellent verbal and written expression. Strong interpersonal skills. Works well in a collaborative environment. JOB DUTIES Utilize different curriculums to engage students, including project-based and Character Choice programs. Empower students with quarterly service learning trips to serve their local community. JOB GOAL To provide students with a first class learning experience, contributing to their development as responsible citizens and leaders in their communities.           TO JOIN OUR DYNAMIC TEAM To apply, please email a resume to Sara Hogle at sarahogle@choiceschools.com or visit:  https://www.applitrack.com/choice/onlineapp/_application.aspx?posJobCodes=1427&posFirstChoice=Elementary%20School%20Teaching&posSpecialty= Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Choice Schools Associates LLC is an Education Service Provider for charter schools in Michigan and is the employer.  EEOC
Choice Schools Associates Three Oaks Public School Academy, Kingsley Street, Muskegon, MI, USA Full time
Jan 08, 2019
Dove Academy of Detroit is currently seeking a Special Education Teacher for a full-time position!  Dove Academy is a tuition-free preschool-8th grade public school academy.  Text JOBS to 616.631.6186 to chat now! EXCELLENCE IS CHOICE  Our real masterpiece is the unleashing of human potential. While our main focus is on creating the conditions of success for children to achieve their dreams, we also focus on developing one another through meaningful relationships, challenging work, constructive feedback, sound professional training, and a true commitment to nurturing the career path of each team member.  Staff Commitment “We, as the staff of Dove Academy, are committed to creating a school that gives every student the opportunity to SOAR. Every student will have the opportunity to be successful. Every student will have the opportunity to develop their character and their academic skills. The education we provide our students will serve as the foundation that our students will build their lives upon. OPEN POSITION  Special Education Teacher  Dove Academy of Detroit 20001 Wexford St Detroit, MI 48234 http://doveacademy.net/ QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE • Valid Michigan Elementary Teacher Certificate with an endorsement any of the following:  ~ Cognitive impairment  ~ Learning disabled  ~ Emotional impairment • Demonstrated competence as a teacher. • Excellent verbal and written expression. • Strong interpersonal skills. • Works well in a collaborative environment. JOB GOAL To provide students with a first class learning experience, contributing to their development as responsible citizens and leaders in their communities. TO JOIN OUR DYNAMIC TEAM To apply, please visit:  https://www.applitrack.com/choice/onlineapp/_application.aspx?posJobCodes=1909&posFirstChoice=Student%20Support%20Services&posSpecialty=Special%20Education%20Teacher Choice Schools Associates is an Education Service Provider for charter schools in Michigan and is the employer.  EEOC
Choice Schools Associates Dove Academy of Detroit, Wexford Street, Detroit, MI, USA Full time
Jan 08, 2019
Dove Academy of Detroit, a tuition-free public school located in the east side of Detroit, is currently seeking a Music Teacher! *Now offering a $500 signing bonus and a $250 school supplies gift card! Are you looking for a safe and secure work environment? An environment that allows you to grow as an educator in the classroom with opportunities for professional development and leadership? At Dove Academy of Detroit, our teachers collaborate as a team to promote the growth of our students academically and to develop their personal character through character education.  Text JOBS to (616) 631-6186 to chat now!   OPEN POSITION Music Teacher Dove Academy of Detroit  20001 Wexford  Detroit, MI 48234 http://doveacademy.net/ Why choose Dove Nation? Check us out! -  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uT6pWW8Q_YE  QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE • Valid Michigan Teacher Certificate with Music Education endorsent (JQ or JK)         • Demonstrated competence as a teacher. • Computer literate. • Excellent verbal and written expression. • Strong interpersonal skills. • Works well in a collaborative environment. TO JOIN OUR DYNAMIC TEAM To apply, please visit:  https://www.applitrack.com/choice/onlineapp/_application.aspx?posJobCodes=1916&posFirstChoice=Elementary%20School%20Teaching&posSpecialty=Music *Resume may be sent to: erinjeffrey@choiceschools.com  BENEFITS INCLUDE • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance. • Short-Term Disability Insurance, Life Insurance, and 401(K)!  • Paid Maternity and Paternity Leave • Paid time off • Education Tuition Reimbursement available. • Employee Assistance Program available. Choice Schools Associates LLC is an Education Service Provider for charter schools in Michigan and is the employer.  EEOC
Choice Schools Associates Dove Academy of Detroit, Wexford Street, Detroit, MI, USA Full time
Jan 08, 2019
Battle Creek Montessori Academy,  a K-8 Montessori public school located in Springfield, is seeking an experienced Middle School Teacher for a 6th-8th grade classroom!  If you are interested, text JOBS to (616) 631-6186 to chat now! Battle Creek Montessori Academy 399 N 20th Street Springfield, MI 49037 Phone:  269-339-3308 https://battlecreekmontessori.com/ Experience the BCMA difference where a great education is just the start. Here, you can expect a school where a child’s natural desire to learn is celebrated, where moving at their own pace is encouraged, and their unique learning style is embraced. QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE * Valid Michigan Teaching certificate with Elementary K-5 All subjects (K-8 All subjects Self-Contained Classroom) endorsement.  • Excellent verbal and written expression. • Strong interpersonal skills. • Works well in a collaborative environment.   TO JOIN OUR DYNAMIC TEAM To apply, please visit:  https://www.applitrack.com/choice/onlineapp/_application.aspx?posJobCodes=1908&posFirstChoice=Montessori%20Teacher&posSpecialty= Choice Schools Associates is an Education Service Provider for charter schools in Michigan and is the employer.  EEOC
Choice Schools Associates Battle Creek Montessori Academy, North 20th Street, Springfield, MI, USA Full time
Jan 07, 2019
EXCELLENCE IS CHOICE.  Our real masterpiece is the unleashing of human potential.  While our main focus is on creating the conditions of success for children to achieve their dreams, we also focus on developing one another through meaningful relationships, challenging work, constructive feedback, sound professional training, and a true commitment to nurturing the career path of each team member. OPEN POSITION Kindergarten Teacher *Competitive salary, benefits and 401k* *Montessori training provided*   Macomb Montessori Academy 14057 East 9 Mile Warren, MI 48089 http://macombmontessoriacademy.com/ EXCELLENCE IS CHOICE .   Macomb Montessori Academy  is a  diverse educational community  built on the  Montessori philosophy  that fosters  curiosity, creativity, and critical thinking  in its students. The Academy will foster an environment that meets students’ individual needs to pursue academic excellence, become life-long learners, and responsible global citizens. Macomb Montessori Academy, where our key words are "Self-Confidence. Independence. Enthusiasm.",  is a great opportunity to teach and impact students who need you the most!   Hear from Administration, Staff, Parents and Students about being a part of the MMA family:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JgBFyaBCkFo School's Vision: Macomb Montessori Academy will be a recognized model of Montessori learning and a thriving, diverse community that respects students, inspires teachers, supports families and enhances the community. Enriched through this model, our children will be academically, socially, and emotionally ready to take their place in our world. School's Mission:  Macomb Montessori Academy is a diverse educational community built on the Montessori philosophy that fosters curiosity, creativity, and critical thinking in its students. The Academy will foster an environment that meets students’ individual needs to pursue academic excellence, become life-long learners, and responsible global citizens. Core Values: Integrity, Excellence, Unity, Montessori QUALIFICATIONS:               • Valid Michigan elementary teaching certificate  • Able to differentiate instruction for each individual student based on their academic growth plan. • Excellent verbal and written expression using proper grammar and vocabulary. • Strong interpersonal skills. • Works well and has a passion for urban education.    BENEFITS:   Medical, dental, and vision insurance for employee, and buy-up options for family. 401K Program offered. SCECH's available for professional development. Opportunities for additional responsibilities and advancement available.            JOB GOAL To provide students with a first class learning experience, contributing to their development as responsible citizens and leaders in their communities. TO JOIN OUR DYNAMIC TEAM To apply, email Sara Hogle at sarahogle@choiceschools.com or please visit:  https://www.applitrack.com/choice/onlineapp/_application.aspx?posJobCodes=1470&posFirstChoice=Elementary%20School%20Teaching&posSpecialty= Applications will be accepted until position has been filled. Choice Schools Associates is an Education Service Provider for charter schools in Michigan and is the employer.  EEOC
Choice Schools Associates Macomb Montessori Academy Full time
Dec 28, 2018
Directs, leads, and provides strategic vision for The Center for Charter Schools at Central Michigan University ( CMU). Advances public education through national leadership. Leads teams dedicated to chartering schools, overseeing and supporting their operations, and evaluating their performance.  Required: Master’s degree, 6 years of professional experience related to Charter Schools. For a complete list of requirements and to apply on-line, please visit  www.jobs.cmich.edu/postings/29487   CMU is an AA/EO institution, providing equal opportunity to all persons, including minorities, females, veterans, and individuals with disabilities (see  www.cmich.edu/ocrie ).  
The Governor John Engler Center for Charter Schools Full time
Dec 20, 2018
  Muskegon Montessori Academy for Environmental Change,  a tuition-free public Montessori academy in Norton Shores ,  is currently seeking a part-time  Teacher Assistant  for the 2018-2019 school year! This will approximately be around 29 hours/week! EXCELLENCE IS CHOICE.  Our real masterpiece is the unleashing of human potential.  While our main focus is on creating the conditions of success for children to achieve their dreams, we also focus on developing one another through meaningful relationships, challenging work, constructive feedback, sound professional training, and a true commitment to nurturing the career path of each team member. OPEN POSITION Teacher Assistant (1st-3rd Grade) Part-Time (29 hours) 9:30AM-3:30PM (Tentative Schedule) Muskegon Montessori Academy for Environmental Change  2950 McCracken St.  Norton Shores, MI 49441 (P) 231-766-7500 http://muskegonmontessoriacademy.com/?       QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE • Valid Michigan Teacher Certificate or Bachelors Degree preferred • Minimum of 60 college credit hours required • Demonstrated competence in a similar role.  • Montessori and/or PBIS experience desired.  • Computer literate. • Excellent verbal and written expression. • Strong interpersonal skills. • Works well in a collaborative environment. JOB GOAL Assist the classroom teacher in providing instruction to individual or small groups, carry out appropriate classroom activities, and maintain a disruption-free, learner-centered supportive environment.  TO JOIN OUR DYNAMIC TEAM To apply, email Sara Hogle at sarahogle@choiceschools.com or please visit:  https://www.applitrack.com/choice/onlineapp/_application.aspx?posJobCodes=1735&posFirstChoice=Support%20Staff&posSpecialty=Instructional%20Aide/Paraprofessional Applications will be accepted until position has been filled. Choice Schools Associates is an Education Service Provider for charter schools in Michigan and is the employer.  EEOC
Choice Schools Associates Muskegon Montessori Academy for Environmental Change, Mc Cracken Street, Norton Shores, MI, USA Part time
Dec 19, 2018
Great Lakes Cyber Academy (GLCA) is a tuition-free, online public school available for students in grades 6–12 throughout Michigan. For students in grades 9-12, GLCA offers a variety of academic pacing options including a traditional school year option, a year-long extended option and an accelerated option. GLCA is authorized by The Governor John Engler Center for Charter Schools at Central Michigan University and supported by the Connections Academy family of public virtual schools. The school is accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement, an accrediting division of AdvancED. Position Summary and Responsibilities Working from our office in East Lansing, Michigan, the Special Education Teacher will “virtually” manage instructional programs for students with special needs. Through use of the telephone, Internet and various curriculum tools they will consult regularly with learning coaches and students to ensure that each child successfully completes his/her instructional program. The Special Education Teacher will participate in all steps of the IEP process. They will work closely with other teachers and district professionals to ensure that the school’s special education program is successful and operating in compliance with federal and state regulations. The Special Education Teacher will utilize technology to deliver virtual instruction. Requirements Degree in Special Education or related Education Field Valid Michigan Special Education certification (or willing to obtain temporary certification) Experience in policy (IDEA) and/or administration with Special Education Strong technology skills (especially with Microsoft Office products) Excellent communication skills, both oral and written Customer focused approach High degree of flexibility Demonstrated ability to work well in fast paced environment Team player track record Willingness to travel on occasion for marketing and state testing events (may require occasional overnight travel)
Connections Academy Great Lakes Cyber Academy, Eyde Parkway, East Lansing, MI, USA Full time
Dec 18, 2018
Text JOBS to (616) 631-6186 to chat now! To see what we’re all about click HERE and for more information about Bradford Academy click HERE or visit www.bradfordacademy.com OPEN POSITION Technology Teacher - High School Bradford Academy 24218 Garner Street Southfield, MI  48033 www.bradfordacademy.com QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE Valid Michigan Teaching Certificate with Proper Technology Endorsement for Secondary  Bachelor’s degree in related field required or a combination of education, experience and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities. A+ certification preferred. Able to use technology as an instructional tool, as a means of analyzing academic achievement data, and as a tool to aid effective communications. Computer literate with extensive knowledge of educational technologies and troubleshooting.  Computer skills in data processing, spreadsheets, databases, and research.  Ability to communicate with students, staff, and parents using proper grammar and vocabulary.  Exemplary work habits verified by previous employers. Strong interpersonal skills. JOB GOAL To serve in a supporting role to provide students and staff with a first class learning experience through technology, contributing to their development as responsible citizens and leaders in their communities. TO JOIN OUR DYNAMIC TEAM To apply, please visit: http://www.applitrack.com/choice/onlineapp . Email Courtney Kingma at courtneykingma@choiceschools.com for more information! Choice Schools Associates LLC is an Education Service Provider for charter schools in Michigan and is the employer.  EEOC
Choice Schools Associates Bradford Academy Full time
Dec 18, 2018
OPEN POSITION High School Math Teacher  Bradford Academy 24218 Garner Street Southfield, MI 48033 (248)351-0000 www.bradfordacademy.com Why Bradford???   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YawMj24XXgw&feature=youtu.be QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE • Valid Michigan Teacher Certificate and Mathematics (EX) endorsement required.        • Demonstrated competence as a teacher. • Computer literate. • Excellent verbal and written expression. • Strong interpersonal skills. • Works well in a collaborative environment. JOB GOAL To provide students with a first class learning experience, contributing to their development as responsible citizens and leaders in their communities. TO JOIN OUR DYNAMIC TEAM To apply, please visit: http://www.applitrack.com/choice/onlineapp. Applications will be accepted until filled.  Choice Schools Associates LLC is an Education Service Provider for charter schools in Michigan and is the employer.  EEOC
Choice Schools Associates Bradford Academy Full time
Dec 18, 2018
Text JOBS to (616) 631-6186 to chat now! EXCELLENCE IS CHOICE.  Our real masterpiece is the unleashing of human potential.  While our main focus is on creating the conditions of success for children to achieve their dreams, we also focus on developing one another through meaningful relationships, challenging work, constructive feedback, sound professional training, and a true commitment to nurturing the career path of each team member. OPEN POSITION 2nd Grade Teacher Bradford Academy 24218 Garner Street Southfield, MI 48033 (248)351-0000 www.bradfordacademy.com QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE • Valid Michigan Teacher Certificate and Social Studies endorsement required.             • Demonstrated competence as a teacher. • Computer literate. • Excellent verbal and written expression. • Strong interpersonal skills. • Works well in a collaborative environment. JOB GOAL To provide students with a first class learning experience, contributing to their development as responsible citizens and leaders in their communities. TO JOIN OUR DYNAMIC TEAM To apply, please visit: http://www.applitrack.com/choice/onlineapp. Choice Schools Associates LLC is an Education Service Provider for charter schools in Michigan and is the employer.  EEOC
Choice Schools Associates Bradford Academy Full time