Salary: $31,123 beginning salary, experience (Negotiable) Ad Placed On: 2017-05-19 13:34:24 Closing Date: until filled
The Jefferson High School District is looking for the following combination or ability to attain certification for the 2017-18 school year. Jefferson High School is seeking a dynamic and innovative High School Family Consumer Science instructor.
Level of experience is negotiable under the current CBA. One full coverage insurance package is available for the employee.
District will consider a provisional endorsement from a quality applicant. The district may help cover the cost of classes required to obtain proper certification.
Courses offered the past several years include: Prostart, Interrior Design, Textiles, Nutrition Wellnes, Culinary 1 & 2, Child Development, Early Childhood Ed, and FCS.
Key characteristics of our FCS program:
- Innovation – Integration of differentiated instruction strategies to ensure student success at all levels
- Diversity – Incorporate the district strategic plan and effective teaching strategies to promote student engagement
- Excellence – prepare students for college and career readiness
On the horizon:
- Developing opportunities for cross-curricular projects between FCS and other departments
- Carving out additional FCS related opportunities in the schedule to increase scheduling availability for students
It is a great time to be at Jefferson High School. Our school board and administrative support of exploration and innovation is creating opportunities for educators to develop new and exciting programs for our students. We have a long tradition of devotion to FCS in our curriculum.
Applicants must have proper Montana teaching certification or be able to obtain Montana teaching certification prior to the start of the 2017/2018 school year.
JHS is a single high school district of about 250 students. Current strategic planning has affirmed the board of trustee's commitment to provide the supports needed to place JHS at the forefront of secondary education in Montana and in the top 20% of high schools by any academic measure.
Initiatives underway at the school include instructional support to address the needs of the Common Core and research-based instructional strategies. The school board has engaged in strategic planning over the past years and has increased budget in staffing in order to provide strong instructional support, increased professional development and committed funds toward 1-to-1 computing. It is the district's intention to attract the best possible candidates and provide a competitive salary and benefits package to the greatest extent possible.
JHS sits in a high Rocky Mountains valley near the Continental Divide in Boulder, Montana. The Boulder River is described as one of the "best undiscovered trout streams" in Montana. An abundance of state and federal property provide access to fishing, hunting, camping, hiking, biking, snowmobiling and skiing. The area is rural but is in close proximity to the state capitol and the larger cities in SW Montana.
District: Jefferson H S (LE0457) School: Jefferson High School (Sc0611)
Contact Information: Lorie Carey Phone: 406-225-3740 Fax: 406-225-3289 PO Box 838 Boulder, MT 59632
This district DOES NOT accept the online Montana Jobs for Teachers Universal Application.
When submitting the application and supporting documentation, please submit in a single file. If absolutely necessary, the file can be split into two should you have too much information for a single file. Thanks so much.
JHS Teaching Application