Walker School (K-8)

Walker/Beacon High School

Needham, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3078539
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : April 8, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

By joining the Walker team, you can make a difference in the lives of children who face extraordinary challenges. Walker is an array of diverse therapeutic, academic, special education, and mental health programs that impact thousands of Massachusetts children each year. As a member of the Walker team, you have the power to change lives. Consider a career with Walker.

Summary of position: To team teach with a Head teacher in a self-contained classroom of eight to 11 children with emotional, learning, and behavioral disabilities; to provide educational services as directed by the Head teacher and the educational leadership team. This is a 12-month position that includes some holidays and school vacations. Must be committed to child centered, family focused culturally competent care and strength based treatment.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 2
  • Salary: $ 14.50 to $ 16.25 Per Hour
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Early Childhood
    Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Classroom Teacher > Middle Grades
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
  • Welcome to Walker School (K-8)!

    Walker is a network of facilities and professionals that provides world-class mental health services, state-of-the-art special education, expert professional training and consultation, and child welfare advocacy.

    Each year, Walker provides intensive services for hundreds of the most troubled children, youth and families. Walker’s multidisciplinary programs extend specialized therapeutic environments beyond our classrooms into family homes, public schools and community settings.

    Professionals and students from across the nation find rewarding professional development and training opportunities at Walker. As a center for innovation in child welfare, special education and children’s mental health, Walker has earned national and international recognition.

    Walker brings its mission to the world through professional dialogue and publication, and by providing leadership and advocacy on behalf of children, youth and families everywhere. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Walker/Beacon High School 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

    • Education
      Required: Bachelors Degree
      Preferred: Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education

      Required: Previous experience working with children in an education setting.
      Preferred:Previous experience working with children in a special education setting.
    • 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

    • Recruitment at Walker
    • 1968 Central Avenue
    • Needham, Massachusetts 02492
    • Phone: 781-449-4500
    • Fax: 781.449.571
    • Email: click here

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