New Leaf Academy offers a dynamic, progressive and supportive work environment for those interested in holding a job in the helping industry. Located in beautiful Bend, Oregon we are nestled in the high desert at the base of the Cascade Mountains. Our facilities are located just outside of Bend, Oregon, a town that offers educational options, theater and arts, a robust outdoor community and a thriving downtown.
New Leaf provides its employees with an extensive training program and a full benefits package including a generous paid time off program. We are dedicated to harnessing our staff’s passions and allowing them the opportunity to thrive in their interests. We employ over 30 full time employees to serve our student population of 25-28.
New Leaf Academy is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity both in our student body and staff. We actively promote and recognize principles of fairness, equity, and social justice in relation to, and across, intersections of race, age, color, disability, faith, religion, ancestry, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, social class, economic class, ethnicity, gender identity and gender expression.
Social Studies Teacher
New Leaf Academy is seeking a full-time experienced and enthusiastic Social Studies teacher. The teacher will provide instruction to upper elementary through early high school students. Position also includes teaching one period of math (Pre-Algebra). Student population involves students with anxiety, depression, mood disorders, ADHD, trauma, learning challenges and other unique needs. Students typically have difficulty regulating emotions and containing their behaviors.
New Leaf Academy provides teachers with a small, collaborative, supportive teaching environment in which to express one’s creativity and interests. The school has a population of between 25 and 30 students and employs an Academic Director, 4 full-time teachers, a part-time Special Education teacher and an Educational Assistant. Class size generally ranges from 8-12 students. If you like to work in a collaborative, team environment this is an ideal position.
Candidate will need to provide feedback to students through timely grading of assignments, provide pertinent information regarding student progress, behavior and performance and manage student behavior in the classroom to ensure a safe environment conducive to learning.
Position is full-time, year-round, Monday-Friday and available to start immediately. Salary commensurate on experience and includes benefits package and relocation bonus.
Position is part-time, approximately 27.5 hours/week, Tuesdays-Saturdays. Shifts are a combination of morning or evening shifts.
Residential Counselor (Houseparent)
Position 1 (full-time)
Wednesdays 9:45am-12pm (weekly staff meetings)
Thursdays 9:30pm – Fridays 8:45am (awake overnight)
Fridays 10pm – Saturdays 10am (awake overnight)
Saturdays 10pm – Sundays 10am (awake overnight)
Total hours/week: 37.5
*$750 bonus after 6 months in an overnight position
Position 2 (full-time)
Wednesdays 9:45am-12pm or 11am-1pm (weekly staff meetings)
Wednesdays 9:30pm – Thursdays 8:45am (awake overnight)
Total hours/week: 33.5
Position 3 (on-call)
No set schedule or guarantee of hours. A great option if looking to add in some additional work that works around your availability.
Hourly wage starts at $16/hour for daytime positions, $16.25/hour for overnight position. Opportunity for $0.75/hour hourly wage increase within 8-12 months of employment with development and training. Full-time positions include insurance and Paid time off benefits.
Interested applicants may apply anytime by completing the form below.