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Math/ Science Instructor 2021-2022 SY

Math/ Science Instructor 2021-2022 SY
Metropolitan Detention Center Campus
Gordon Bernell’s high school program provides an opportunity for students incarcerated inside the Bernalillo County Metropolitan Detention Center ages 18-21 to continue with school despite their current situation. Join a small but dedicated team in providing one-on-one or small group instruction to students across the jail.

The ideal candidate will:

- Be able to teach all levels of their subject area and be comfortable adapting instruction to meet the needs and interests of their students
- Enjoy being on the move as a good deal of walking is involved
- Be organized enough to track each student on their individual journey to build skills, complete credits and make progress towards graduation
- Have the desire to engage with students to overcome complex challenges and find success in education.

Currently the program has a need for both math and science endorsed individuals with a current SPED license or the willingness to pursue one upon hire with the support of the school.

The GBCS community offers a four-day workweek (except for one week a month dedicated to a professional development Friday), a competitive salary, an attractive benefit package including flexible PTO, and the opportunity to literally change the course of people’s lives.
- Competitive Salary (salary schedule posted at Finance)
- 10 Days PTO First Year; increases incrementally with each year of service; percentage of leave carries over; up to 80 hours accrued leave payout (budget permitting) with job transition.
- Sick Bank
- Extended Leave Policy
- Outcomes Counseling Services
- 4 Day work weeks, except for the last Friday (in-service) of every month
- School Calendar: 5 Summer Weeks (2021-2022 calendar on website)
- Enlightened Membership
- Equity Focused / Trauma Informed Practice
- Certification support (budget permitting)
- Low employee attrition rate
- Current PED Secondary Teaching License or the ability to obtain one with school support

- Current SPED license or the willingness to obtain one with school support

- Math and/or Science endorsement or the willingness to obtain one with school support

- Willingness to work inside a secure facility – facility background check required

- Transportation – daily commute to the facility 20 minutes west of the I-25 / I-40 intersection
Start Date
Contact Beth Dorado
Phone: (505) 916-8618
2821 4th Street NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107