Education Director

at Spurwink Services in Portland, Maine, United States

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Education Director

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+ Education

+ Portland, ME, USA

+ $60,000-65,000

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+ Full Time

Email Me Similar Jobs Email Me This Job Spurwink Services is looking for an experienced and dynamic Education Director for our Glickman Academy Day Treatment Program. This position works closely with other program leaders to ensure the provision of special education services in compliance with the Maine Department of Education regulations. Spurwink’s Glickman Academy Day Treatment program is located in Portland. The program works with students in grades K-12+ from multiple area schools to provide a therapeutic milieu that fosters academic, social, and emotional growth. The school currently has seven classrooms, with additional space for Speech/Language, Occupational Therapy, and clinical services. Glickman Academy also has an extensive Steps-to-Work vocational program to support students in achieving post-secondary goals. Robust Benefits Package:

+ Health Insurance (as little as $19.84 every two weeks)

+ Dental Insurance

+ Vision Insurance

+ Life Insurance

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

+ Identity Theft Insurance

+ Pet Insurance


+ Flexibility of Schedules

+ Career Advancement Opportunities

+ Tuition Reimbursement

+ Student Loan Assistance (up to $2000 annually)

+ Generous Paid Time Off

+ Verizon & Sprint Cell Phone Discounts

+ Opportunity for Same Day Pay

Don’t apply to just any job. Jumpstart your career with Spurwink by getting in touch with us today. DUTIES:

+ Manager and coordinate daily operations of school programs.

+ Coordinate referrals and ongoing services with district Special Education Directors .

+ Supervise Special Education Teachers, Educational Technicians, and related staff.

+ Facilitate IEP meetings and support teachers in creating effective IEPs.

+ Oversee student educational programs – Organize ongoing professional development opportunities.

+ Function as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum of 3 years classroom teaching experience (282 certifications preferred), Master’s degree in Education (or comparable field), and two years supervisory experience. Must be eligible to obtain certification through the Maine Department of Education. Spurwink considers the health and safety of its clients, staff, contractors, and the community to be its highest priority. In this rapidly evolving coronavirus pandemic, Spurwink is working closely with the CDC, DHHS, DOE, CDS, and other partners to operate in the manner that is safest for all while also providing essential behavioral health services. Spurwink is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Spurwink Services
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Job Posting: JC200690511

Posted On: Dec 28, 2021

Updated On: Mar 13, 2022