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If you are seeking to simply your life in a beautiful setting, look no further than Turn-About Ranch in Utah. Located in the small, quiet town of Escalante (population 800), Turn-About Ranch is a place of peace and refuge in a rushing world; it's the perfect place to work and live.
Turn-About Ranch is seeking to hire an academic director/ mathematics instructor. This is a single position that covers both school administration tasks and teaching in mathematics. For this position we are seeking an instructor who can teach secondary (7th-12th grade) levels of math. Class size is 6 students or less. Experience with special needs or gifted is preferred.
The majority of classroom instruction in areas other than mathematics is covered either by an English teacher, online coursework or independent study.
Responsibilities of the Academic Director Include:
- Enrolling students in classes
- Preparing academic reports for parents, schools, and other professionals
- Track student progress
- Monitor independent studies
- Provide classroom instruction
Being in the heart of one America’s largest wilderness areas, Turn-About Ranch is in a unique position when it comes to education. With a vast untouched landscape all around, Turn-About Ranch is a perfect place to learn subjects like geology, biology and even writing. Nature is the perfect place for students to learn about themselves too. Around here, we sometimes call ourselves The Million Acre School.
- Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree
- Utah Teaching Certificate
- Secondary Level Teaching Experience (Special needs experience helpful)
- Valid Driver’s License
- First Aid/CPR certification (offered on-site)
While academics is the main aspect of the position, the program at Turn-About Ranch revolves around supporting its students through life difficulties and behavioral issues. We are seeking a candidate who can work with youth in a way that is firm yet empathetic to each individual’s circumstances. If you are passionate about helping students learn both intellectually and in life, this is the position for you!
Contact as soon as possible: Suzanne Catlett, 435-826- 5503, firstname.lastname@example.org
Send resume to: Michelle Lindsay, 435-826- 5506, email@example.com
Turn-About Ranch is a wilderness therapy and residential treatment program located in the heart of Southern Utah’s canyon country. Students experience life on a real working ranch while undergoing treatment to improve their life back home. Surrounded by multiple national parks and the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Turn-About Ranch is the ideal location for youth of today to have the space they need to find healing and purpose.