Careers

The Steel Academy— Music Teacher (Steel Drums)

The UDS Steel Academy is a free public, nonprofit 501(c)(3), community school focusing on students with ADHD, autism spectrum disorders, gifted students or any student with learning differences by maximizing their educational experience through the integration of academics with the visual and performing arts. The school offers fully accredited academic program serving students in grades 7-12. 

The UDS Steel Academy has a full-time position available teaching students in music in a charter school at the middle and high school level. This position supports, observes and records the progress of students assigned to a classroom; plans lessons in line with national objectives with the aim of ensuring a healthy culture of learning; keeps up to date with developments in designated subject area, new resources, methods and national objectives; and liaisons with other professionals, parents and guardians.

Exceptional benefits include medical/dental insurance, paid sick leave, and retirement plan. 

Requirements include Bachelor’s Degree and valid teaching license issued by the Ohio Department of Education with appropriate grade-level and subject area credentials; FBI/BCI; references and physical w/drug screen. 

Interested candidates should submit cover letter with resume no later than Friday, January 26, 2018 to the attention of: United Disability Services, Attn: HR (Music), 701 S. Main St., Akron, OH  44311 or Jobs@udsakron.org.  EEO.


The Steel Academy— Intervention Specialist

The UDS Steel Academy is a free public, nonprofit 501(c)(3), community school focusing on students with ADHD, autism spectrum disorders, gifted students or any student with learning differences by maximizing their educational experience through the integration of academics with the visual and performing arts.  The school offers fully accredited academic program serving students in grades 7-12. 

The UDS Steel Academy has a full-time position available for an Intervention Specialist working with students in a charter school at the middle and high school level with a wide range of abilities and learning styles to ensure that lessons and teaching strategies meet the students’ needs.

This position supports, observes and records the progress of students assigned to a classroom; works independently with students where special tutoring or assessment is necessary to help the student on a one-on-one basis; plans lessons in line with national objectives with the aim of ensuring a healthy culture of learning; keeps up to date with developments in designated subject area, new resources, methods and national objectives; and liaisons with other professionals, parents and guardians.

Exceptional benefits include medical/dental insurance, paid sick leave, and retirement plan. 

Requirements include Bachelor’s Degree and valid Special Education teaching license issued by the Ohio Department of Education; FBI/BCI; references and physical w/drug screen. Interested candidates should submit resume by Friday, January 26, 2018 to the attention of: United Disability Services, Attn: HR (Int. Spec), 701 S. Main St., Akron, OH  44311 or Jobs@udsakron.org. EEO.