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Omaha Home for Boys Omaha, NE

Job Description


What better way to make a positive impact on a struggling teen than through supporting their education! Our OHB Teachers encourage students to fulfill their academic success by planning, preparing and implementing an appropriate instructional program. Teachers are responsible for developing a classroom learning environment that positively impacts students’ academic, behavioral and emotional success.


Our OHB High School offers teachers a 12-month position with the added bonus of no lesson planning! Teachers are supported by Academic & Behavioral Specialists in the classroom and both work together to address the academic, behavioral and emotional preventions and interventions of students.


Required Experience:

•    Bachelor’s degree in secondary education is required.  An endorsement in special education is preferred.
•    Must possess current Nebraska teaching certificate and relevant teaching experience.
•    Ability to provide structure and consistency for students while adapting to the needs of a changing, multi-age student population.
•    Ability to empathize with youth while maintaining the primary focus of helping youth to learn and apply behavioral and academic skills.
•    Ability to remain calm when youth experience frustration and not take the behavior of youth personally.
•    Knowledge and ability to provide support and assistance in a variety of high school subjects.. 
•    Ability to effectively interact with sensitivity and responsiveness to cultural differences present in the organization’s service population, both individually and in groups.
•    Ability to handle multiple tasks efficiently and to organize work to meet deadlines.
•    Knowledge of local and state education standards, policies and procedures.
•    Knowledge of current technology and related applications.
•    Must possess a valid driver’s license and auto insurance, good driving record and the ability to pass an extensive background check. 

Job Details

Date Posted January 10, 2020
Date Closes February 9, 2020
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Education Services
Function Teacher
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Salary, $47500 - $52000
Shift Custom
Hours 40 hours per week
SOC Category 25-3099.00 Teachers and Instructors, All Other
Zipcode 68104
Name Michelle Volkman
Address 4343 North 52nd Street
City, State and Zip Omaha
Phone 4024577093
FAX 4024577181

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Casual Dress
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Free Parking
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Remote Access
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Workout Facilities

This job requires the following skills

  • Academy Teacher
  • Behaviorally Disordered Specialist
  • Children-at-Risk Specialist
  • Classroom Assessments
  • Classroom Management
  • Curriculum Development
  • High School Teacher
  • Middle School Teacher
  • Secondary School Teacher
  • SpEd - Mild / Moderate Disabilities Specialist
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • And More ...