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Job Details

  • Job ID: 2901961
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : September 21, 2018
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Special Education Teacher: Therapeutic Early Elementary

If you enjoy a challenge and are motivated by helping others, you may want to consider a rewarding career as an early intervention Special Education Teacher. The Fraser-Ford Child Development Center, owned and operated by Waban, Inc. is a special purpose pre-school and early elementary program serving children ages 3-8 (PreK – Grade 2) in our year-round early intervention day treatment school. Waban is seeking a dedicated, creative, hard-working professional who holds or is eligible for 282 Special Education Teacher Certification at the K-8 level. This professional will oversee the provision of services to a small caseload of students with autism, developmental disabilities and mental health needs, each of whom receives 1:1 or 1:2 support from an Educational Technician/Behavioral Health Professional. Responsibilities include conducting skills assessments, developing teaching plans, collaborating in curriculum planning, providing educational and behavioral services, and overseeing all aspects of classroom management. Through collaboration with the team of professionals which includes Board Certified Behavior Analysts, Occupational Therapists, Speech Language Pathologists, and Licensed Clinicians, the Special Education Teacher supervises the Educational Technicians and the delivery of direct instruction in social, behavioral, emotional, functional, and academic skills. FFCDC partners with The New England Center for Children and implements the Autism Curriculum Encyclopedia to contribute to instructional planning. We follow an Applied Behavior Analysis model in our clinically intensive center-based program and provide training, supervision, and professional development opportunities.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. Preference given to candidates with special education experience. Candidate must hold or be eligible for 282 Certification.

Benefits: This is a full-time benefit eligible position which includes health, vision & dental insurance, retirement plan, life and disability insurance, paid holidays, as well as paid vacation, sick, and personal time.

Come and make a difference today! Waban is a non-profit corporation organized to develop and operate programs which promote the general welfare and education of children and adults with developmental or other disabilities. Waban has provided high quality services in the York County area for 50 years.

Please submit your letter of interest and resume by mail, fax, or email to:

Human Resources
5 Dunaway Drive
Sanford, ME 04073
Phone: 207-324-7955
Fax: 207-324-6050

For more information, please visit www.waban.org
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Preschool
    Classroom Teacher > Early Childhood
    Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Special Education > Autism
    Special Education > Emotionally Disabled
    Special Education > General Special Education
    Special Education > Mentally Disabled
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
  • Job Requirements

    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Amy Stowell
    • 5 Dunaway Drive
    • Sanford, Maine 04073

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