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Middlesex Sheriff's Office

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Adult Basic Education Teacher

Job ID: 53379
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Job Description:

The Middlesex Sheriff’s Office (MSO) is seeking a qualified educational professional for the position of Adult Basic Education Teacher at the Middlesex House of Correction & Jail in Billerica, MA.  The nonexempt position is half to full time (25-40 hr) Beginning Literacy/Low ABE.  Monday-Friday (8:30AM-8:30PM) Hours of work are flexible to accommodate the needs of the grant. The position is grant funded (September, 2017 through June, 2018) with no benefits and subject to the availability of grant funds. 

Duties:  Under supervision of the Director of Education or designee:  Provide instruction in adult basic education with concentrations in high school mathematics and English, including reading, writing, and critical thinking skills. Work with adult students from diverse socioeconomic and educational backgrounds, including those with significant reading and math deficiencies.  Work within the constraints of a correctional setting, complying with all institutional rules regarding safety and security.  Design and implement student lessons that comply with the College and Career Readiness Standards for Adult Education and MSO standards.  Administer ABE student assessments, including placement and progress reports.  Maintain accurate records and generate timely reports as required.  Participate in ABE educational and correctional professional development activities both on and off-site, particularly those sponsored by DESE/ACLS and correctional education-centered organizations.  Performance of other duties as determined by the Director of Education or designee. $28 hourly rate.  Position is subject to continued grant funding.


This is a non-benefitted position

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Must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Education, Special Education, English, Math or related content area. Bachelor's Degree required/Master's Degree Preferred.  Must be a resident of Massachusetts.  Must be a certified teacher in Massachusetts.  Ideal candidate will have experience in an adult learning environment. 

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Educational Services



Work Schedule:

1st Shift




Community Corrections, Jails & Detention