Assistant Education Director - Glickman Academy

at Spurwink Services in Portland, Maine, United States

Job Description

Portland, ME, USA | Administrative | Full Time

$3,750 Sign-On Bonus!!!! Spurwink Services is looking for an experienced and dynamic senior educational team member to act as Assistant Program Director of Education for our Glickman Academy Day Treatment program in Portland. Candidates should have experience working with students with an array of disabilities, including PDD and Autism. Spurwink provides a collaborative team environment with a student-centered approach to learning. Robust Benefits Package:

+ Health Insurance

+ Dental Insurance

+ Vision Insurance

+ Life Insurance

+ Retirement Account with Employer Matching Contribution (after one year of service)

+ Identity Theft Insurance

+ Pet Insurance


+ Flexibility of Schedules

+ Career Advancement Opportunities

+ Tuition Reimbursement (up to $2000 annually)

+ Student Loan Assistance

+ Generous Paid Time Off

+ Verizon & Sprint Cell Phone Discounts

+ Opportunity for Same Day Pay


+ Assist with staffing coordination (scheduling) and hiring/interviewing of new staff.

+ Provide direct daily classroom support throughout the milieu. Review IEP’s and BHP logs with teachers as necessary.

+ Perform behavior management including passive physical restraint, life space interviews, and prescribed mental health intervention.

+ Attend IEP meetings and QUR’s as necessary.

+ Coordinate transition meetings and lead teaching staff in the development of transition plans.

+ Provide oversight to the SCERTS team at Chelsea.

+ Meet and consult with the Education Director to review teacher performance issues.

+ Assist with training and supervision of staff.

QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s degree in an Education related field, preferably Special Education. Five years of teaching experience with extensive supervisory responsibilities in a special education classroom. Must maintain required licensing and certification throughout the duration of employment with Spurwink in this role. Spurwink is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To view full details and how to apply, please login or create a Job Seeker account
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Job Posting: JC259896154

Posted On: May 16, 2024

Updated On: Jun 17, 2024

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