SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER (ELEMENTARY OR MIDDLE SCHOOL)

Devereux ( learn more )

Rutland, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3122270
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : September 6, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Are you looking for a supportive teaching environment with low student-teacher ratios and the ability to make a significant impact on student outcomes? Do you want to join a multi-disciplinary team with a strengths-based approach, emphasizing applied behavior analysis and positive behavior supports?

If you answered YES to either of these questions, then consider joining Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health.

Teaching at Devereux has its advantages!

As teacher, you will work with other dedicated education professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:

•Unique programs that go beyond basic academic curriculum, such as: art therapy, animal care therapy, yoga, drama, life-skills and more.

•Classrooms equipped with SMART boards and educational learning supplies
•Assignment of a teacher’s assistant to your classroom to help maintain the physical, emotional well-being and safety of all students
•Free Teaching Seminars
•Tuition assistance and Loan Forgiveness Program

Devereux's Massachusetts Day School is a private, fully approved, special needs day and residential school for students ages 6-21. Located in Rutland, MA, we provide educational services to children with behavioral, emotional and learning disabilities. As a Teacher, you will utilize creative, innovative approaches for engaging students, especially those who have suffered difficulties and failure in previous academic experiences. You will plan and implement educational instruction, as required by each student's Individual Education Program (IEP); Complete all responsibilities related to IEP Development and monitoring as a member of assigned students' IEP Team; provide supervision to assigned Teacher's Aide; and ensure a safe environment.

Our classroom structure is designed to match students’ needs. Through an interdisciplinary approach, an individual plan is designed for each student. Our school is prepared to meet the academic requirements of local educational agencies, as well other states where our clients are from. Our curriculum is aligned with the Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks and coordinated through a collaborative working relationship with referring school districts. Flexibility in academic programming and creativity to meet students’ needs is the strength of our organization.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > Autism
    Special Education > General Special Education
    Special Education > Learning Disabled
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Devereux 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

    • •MASS DESE Certified preferred but waiver eligible acceptable
    • No experience required
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Amanda Bush
    • 2012 Renaissance Blvd
    • King of Prussia, Pennsylvania 19406

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