MIDDLE SCHOOL 1:1 SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHING ASSISTANT

Manchester Essex Regional Middle School

Manchester Essex Regional School District

Manchester, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3013345
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : October 9, 2018
  • Starting Date: October 22, 2018

Job Description

1:1 Teaching Assistant for a student with autism. Support inclusion classes, implement behavior plan, work on functional, social, and communication skills.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Special Education > Autism
  • Welcome to Manchester Essex Regional Middle School!

    Our Schools

    The Manchester Essex Regional School District has consistently and proudly been among the highest-performing districts in the state. It is a growing district with a student population of 1560 and a commitment to maintaining low student-teacher ratios. In addition to a robust core curriculum that balances high expectations for student achievement with the needs of the whole child, we offer specialty programming and a variety of twenty-first century learning opportunities, such as: Elementary Foreign Language, Integrated Pre-K, the SWING Program, Middle School Engineering, Project Adventure, FIRST Robotics, ASR -Authentic Science Research, a Nationally Recognized Debate Team, an Award Winning Drama Program, and the Green Team & Green Scholars.


    MERSD is comprised of four schools. Memorial Elementary and Essex Elementary are neighborhood schools that serve grades PreK-5. The Manchester Essex Regional Middle School serves grades 6 through 8 and shares an impressive new facility, recognized for its utilization and commitment to green technology, with Manchester Essex Regional High School, which serves grades 9 through 12. Our district realizes the importance of professional development and renewal, and, as such, provides staff development through the Northshore Education Consortium, the Northeast Professional Development Consortium, Salem State Collaborative for Interdisciplinary Studies, and the UMASS Lowell STEM Initiative.

    MERSD is an inclusive school district; as such, we are a collaborative culture that welcomes all members into our learning community. Recognizing that students share more similarities than differences, our learning community respects each individual’s unique contributions. It is expected that all adults share the responsibility for providing every student with access to and participation in high quality education.

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    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Manchester Essex Regional School District 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

    • Experience with autism and/or severe special needs required. ABA training or experience a plus.
    • At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Allison Collins , Director of Student Services
    • 36 Lincoln Street
    • Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts 01944
    • Phone: 978-526-4919
    • Fax: 978-526-7585
    • Email: click here

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