CERTIFIED HEAD TEACHER - SEVERE/PROFOUND

Amego, Inc.

Attleboro, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2867943
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : September 9, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

The Head Teacher is responsible for the coordination and the supervision of the daily operations of their assigned classroom(s) or work location(s). He/she participates in the design and implementation of educational and clinical programs of assigned clients. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the participation in the ISP/IEP development and monitoring; supervision and evaluation of the assigned staff; and oversight of the operational systems within the site(s).

WORKING RELATIONSHIPS:

The Head Teacher reports to the Educational Director or the Director of Student Day Services. He/she works in conjunction with their assigned teaching staff to insure that there is consistent implementation of educational and clinical programs for their assigned clients. He/she assures the quality of services while maintaining positive and consistent working relationships with all staff and works as a constructive and active team member in all duties.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Salary: $ 42,000 to $ 58,000 Per Year
  • Job Categories : Special Education > Autism
    Special Education > General Special Education
    Special Education > Life Skills
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
    Special Education > Multiple Disabilities
    Special Education > Severe/Profound Disabilities
  • Welcome to Amego, Inc.!

    Amego Inc. was first founded in 1971 by a group of parents who had children with autism. Amego has since grown to include over 30 private residential homes, a fully accredited school, two day habilitation programs, a community centered employment program, and a large team of caring, dedicated professionals. Amego touches the lives of over 150 families in Massachusetts offering services for both children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders and other developmental disabilities. We are based in Attleboro, MA, however we are currently expanding in the greater Worcester area as well as north of Boston, as we are currently opening additional programs in Peabody and Methuen. Please click on the linke below to view a copy of our latest Summer Newsletter for you to take a look at everything we've been up to this year in terms of our expansion and new programming: http://www.amegoinc.org/news/documents/AmegoNewsletter-Summer2012.pdf . Amego is locally based in Massachusetts, with over 30 locations state wide, and growing larger each and every day. Learn more about us...


    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Amego, Inc. is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • 1. BS/BA in a related field is required, as well as Special Education – Severe/Profound Certification REQUIRED

      2. At least two years of teaching in a facility for special needs population is required.

      3. Excellent interpersonal skills. Communication skills must include accuracy, clarity and consistency.

      4. Maturity, good judgment and ability to handle confidential information. Proven ability to manage multiple priorities.

      5. Must be proficient or become proficient in First Aid, CPR and Medication Administration

      6. Must have a valid driver’s license.
    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Betsy Roche , Director of Recruiting and Marketing
    • 33 Perry Avenue
    • Attleboro, Massachusetts 02703
    • Phone: 508-455-6246
    • Fax: 508-455-6211
    • Email: click here

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