Baxter Academy invites applications for the following full-time or part time positions for the 2022-2023 school year: Full time Spanish
Baxter Academy for Technology and Science is one of Maine’s ten public charter schools, designed to bring innovation to the education sector in Maine.
Our Vision is for students to: choose work that inspires their imaginations, persevere through setbacks, and innovate with curiosity, conscience, and creativity. We want students to solve real-world problems that matter not only for our school but for the strong future of Maine.
Our Mission states: Inquiry leads learning at Baxter Academy for Technology and Science, a public charter high school free to Maine students. Our project-based STEM curriculum emphasizes real-world problem solving and is paired with a humanities program that connects ideas across disciplines and cultivates strong communication skills. Students design innovative projects through Flex Friday, a unique program requiring initiative, perseverance, and collaboration, as well as reflection on the work and its impact in the community.
We seek to hire and retain diverse faculty and staff who understand and embrace our school’s STEM mission and vision and are passionate, fluent, and proficient in their fields. Successful candidates show high expectations for all students, work towards authentic performance assessment; strong candidates also have enthusiasm for professional collaboration, instructional innovation and leadership. The ability to teach more than one language or subject is beneficial but not required. Educators at Baxter serve students who are STEM researchers, STEM makers, STEM community stewards, and STEM data visualizers; educators coach student initiated year long STEM projects. The school expects faculty and staff to keep current with professional development activities appropriate to their fields, as well as to participate in the school’s staff and faculty in-service days and retreats.
Priority will be given to applications received by May 27. To apply for this position, please click on this link: https://forms.gle/Ln9z67xyB9X4vCRu6
Thank you for your interest in Baxter Academy.
Baxter Academy for Technology and Science
185 Lancaster Street Portland ME 04101