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MaTh EducaTor Job opEningS The State Training School (STS) at Eldora offers a holistic social, behavioral, psychiatric, academic, and Special Education program that utilizes supportive counseling, behavioral health treatment, and consequences paired with praise and opportunity to males, ages 12 to 18 years old who have been adjudicated delinquent. Services and programs provide individualized treatment and offer comprehensive education, with a goal of transitioning the young man back to his community. The facility is operated by the Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS). The program available for residents includes: • General education studies • Special education programs • Competency-based vocational programs • High School Equivalency Diploma (formerly GED) • Title I • Counseling MaTh EducaTor Math Education Instructors at the STS are an intricate part of the successful development of young men at the facility. The ability to gain an understanding of basic mathematics and perhaps even greater math skills will be key to lifelong success for these young men. DHS is currently recruiting Math Instructors who want to make a difference. If you enjoy challenging, yet rewarding work helping students find stability in their lives and security in their future, and are proficient in – • Handling a diverse caseload of emotionally disordered students with mild to moderate needs • Teaching in an individualized manner in an effort to reach the young men in our facility • Providing both individual and classroom instruction – you will want to have a career at the STS. Salary: $46,342.40 - $70,387.20 Annually Job Type: Full-time Job Number: 21-03001 Location: Eldora - 50627 - Hardin County, IA Closing: 8/8/2021 11:59 PM Central BSTS is located in Eldora, Iowa, a city of approximately 2,800, located in North Central Iowa. Eldora is the home of the Pine Lake State Park which offers an array of indoor/outdoor recreational activities. Eldora is an Iowa River Greenbelt Community and the Iowa River Greenbelt Scenic Drive winds through a picturesque landscape of valleys, woods, and streams. Eldora is 45 minutes from Ames and Cedar Falls, 30 minutes from Marshalltown, and only 20 minutes from Iowa Falls. Sportsmen enjoy the great hunting and fishing, and there are many educational opportunities, cultural activities, and entertainment events nearby. • Ames, Iowa is the home of the Iowa State University, one of the nation’s largest Universities featuring a premier Engineering school and one of the leading Veterinary and Agricultural schools spurring many new businesses and solid growth. https://www.iastate.edu/ • Ames was voted the number one college town in the America by the Wall Street Journal. https://247wallst.com/special-report/2019/09/04/30-best-college-towns-in-america/7/ • Cedar Falls is the home of the University of Northern Iowa, https://uni.edu/ • Iowa Falls is the home of Ellsworth Community College. https://ecc.iavalley.edu • Wells Fargo Arena is an hour and 15 minutes from the State Training School. NCAA Basketball tournaments, top drawer concerts, and other activities are hosted there. The nation’s finest State Fair and the Iowa Cubs are also only an hour and 15 minutes away. At the STS we are committed to helping talented educators continue to grow by offering benefits such as: • Re-licensure opportunities • Administrative Support • Training and Development • Comprehensive Orientation • Team Environment As an employee of the STS you are a State of Iowa employee and eligible for a comprehensive benefits package that includes the following and more. • Insurance - Health, Dental, Life, Voluntary Life, and Long Term Disability • The cost for Medical and Dental is only $54 per month for single coverage • Medical and Dental coverage for a family is $221 per month. • IPERS (Iowa Public Employee Retirement System) - Fixed Income Pension • Deferred Compensation with a State-Funded match similar to a 401K • Paid Leave - 9 Holidays, Sick Leave, Family Sick Leave, Vacation, & Military Leave • Strong Opportunity for Advancement, Growth, and Development. To learn more about benefits available to State of Iowa employees visit the benefits web page. Applicants must apply on line, please apply at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/iowa Search: Filter - Location - Eldora If you have questions please contact: State Training School • Ed Gilliland or Joel Weeks 3211 Edgington Avenue, Eldora, IA 50627 • Phone: 641-858-5402 Applications should be submitted using the link above no later than August 8, 2021. The State of Iowa is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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