Novitas Academy
Emmett, Idaho


Secondary Content Teacher (multiple subjects)

Special Education Teacher 

Job Description:
Teach classes for high school boys with learning differences, provide support for teacher team, individualize/differentiate curriculum for students. Novitas Academy is a year-round boarding school with a therapeutic support system located on the Payette River in Emmett, Idaho. It is designed for boys 14-18 with learning differences and diagnoses including ADHD, high functioning spectrum disorders, and executive functioning deficits.

Minimum qualifications:
Idaho content and/or special education certificate or be able to obtain certificate within the beginning months of employment
Minimum of 1-2 years teaching experience in special education
Minimum of 1-2 years teaching experience in a secondary core subject
Must have knowledge and experience working with special education content especially ADHD, slow processing speed, and other executive functioning deficits.
Openness to teaching methodologies that are active and collaborative.

Preferred qualifications:
Twice exceptional training or gifted and talented training Master’s degree or higher Knowledge of computer programs and other teaching strategies for the school population (e.g. dragon speak, luminosity, etc.)

Please contact Dr. Susan Kologi at with a cover letter explaining your qualifications, resume/CV, 3 letters of recommendation, copy of certifications, and/or with any questions you may have.

Our Mission is to provide students a safe, therapeutic, and nurturing learning environment in order to facilitate a successful transition into early adulthood.