Our Lady of Mercy School (OLOM) in Potomac, MD seeks a recent college graduate for the position of Resource Teacher. A bachelor's degree in Special Education is required, but there is no requirement as to experience. OLOM has won the National Blue Ribbon Award three times, a feat accomplished by only 100 schools (public or private) in America. We have been including students with a wide range of disabilities for over twenty years. We also offer extensions for our students who require an academic challenge.
Our Resource Department includes two highly trained resource teachers with experience in assistive technology, Orton-Gillingham instruction, and the inclusion of children with intellectual disabilities. Our principal is a former Director of Special Education. We are eager to find a teacher who is new to the profession and committed to the inclusion of children with disabilities in Catholic School.
Our starting salary for someone who has just graduated with a BA in SpEd in $40K. We offer a full benefits package. Come be a part of a vibrant parish community and a beautiful, faith-filled school.
Additional Salary Information: Full benefits package.
About Our Lady of Mercy School
Our Lady of Mercy School is a three time Blue Ribbon Award winning school, devoted to teaching and living the Catholic faith in community. Founded by the Sisters of Mercy, we have had an exceptional inclusion program for over twenty years. We have approximately 220 students grades PreK3 to 8. Currently we are offering a blended model, with 85% of our students in-person and 15% of our students distance learning.