Ayer Shirley Regional School District ( learn more )

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3078653
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : May 31, 2019
  • Starting Date: August 27, 2019

Job Description

The Ayer Shirley Regional School District is looking for special educators to join our team for the 2019-20 school year. In addition to being student-centered, collaborative, and reflective, the responsibilities of the special educator include, but are not limited to:

• Evaluate students to determine eligibility for Special Education and perform 3-year re-evaluations as required.
• Attend all appropriate team meetings.
• Develop and maintain individualized education plans (IEPs).
• Plan and execute developmentally appropriate lessons, make accommodations and modifications to general curriculum.
• Report on assigned student progress to parents, administrators and others as appropriate.
• Consult with appropriate personnel as needed to provide best possible education program for each child.
• Work collaboratively with general education staff to meet the needs of all students; engage in co-teaching when appropriate.
• Schedule activities in the least restrictive educational environment.
• Keep records as required by local policy and state and federal law.
• Supervise paraprofessionals as assigned.
• Plan and/or attend field trips and other out-of-class activities to enhance children’s learning.
• Make and/or order and inventory appropriate teaching materials and equipment in a timely manner, and maintain orderly classroom.
• Supervise lunchroom, transportation or other activities of any students as assigned.
• Other duties may be reasonably assigned.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > General Special Education
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
    Special Education > Severe/Profound Disabilities
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Ayer Shirley 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

    • DESE Certification in Moderate Disabilities, grades 5-12 or Pk-8 or Severe Disabilities, all levels
    • Extensive knowledge of social, emotional, and behavioral disorders, and behavioral and educational strategies/interventions to meet the needs of this student population
    • Experience working with this student population preferred
    • Experience working in an inclusion model preferred

    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Tara Bozek
    • 115 Washington Street
    • Ayer, Massachusetts 01432
    • Phone: 978-772-8600
    • Fax: 9785015589
    • Email: click here

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