Baxter Academy invites applications for the following ⅓ time position for the spring semester of 2021.
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 a 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 mission and vision and are passionate and proficient in their fields. Successful candidates show high expectations for all students, enthusiasm for professional collaboration, continued pedagogical growth, and instructional innovation and leadership. The school expects faculty and staff to keep current with professional development activities appropriate to their fields, as well as to participate in school’s in-service days and staff and faculty retreats.
Open until filled. Applicants must hold State of Maine certification or be eligible for certification.