Garden/Outdoor Learning Educator


Deadline to Apply:

Sunday, November 27, 2022, 11:45pm


Lewiston, ME
United States

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The Garden/Outdoor Learning Educator will provide hands-on, food and garden-based learning experiences to K-6 students through Unified Arts classes; will maintain, expand, and coordinate the use of garden and outdoor classroom spaces; will support and lead efforts to market and serve local foods and recipes in the cafeteria; and will provide opportunities for the school community to engage in Farm to School work during and after school.


Other duties may be assigned.

  • Develops lesson plans and instructional material and provides individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each student.
  • Communicates regularly with parents by means of newsletters, notes, phone calls, conferences, etc.
  • Establishes and maintains standards of student behavior to achieve an effective learning atmosphere.
  • Identifies student needs and makes appropriate referrals and develops strategies for individual education plans working with the assistance of district specialists as appropriate.
  • Is available to students and parents for education-related purposes.
  • Plans and coordinates the work of ed. techs. and volunteers in the classroom and on field trips.
  • Provides individualized and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of the student.
  • Creates an environment for learning through functional and attractive displays interest centers and exhibits of student's work.
  • Assesses and evaluates the accomplishments of students’ academic and social growth and keeps appropriate records and provides progress reports as requested.

Starting salary is $40,000 with benefits. Non-insurance benefits include creative control over curriculum and working with the world's greatest kiddos. Please email Travis Jalbert (Connors Vice Principal, if interested or click the below link to learn more: 

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