ANTICIPATED SPECIAL EDUCATION ELEMENTARY TEACHER

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Greenfield Public Schools

Greenfield, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3168089
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : September 3, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Greenfield School District is seeking a special educator to work with a team of professionals. Candidates should have experience working with children with challenging behavior learning disabilities, designing and delivering instruction, and special education case management. Candidates must have strong collaborative and communication skills. Willingness to use specific strategies for behavior management for emotionally challenged students is a plus; will work with social worker and behavior specialist, as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• MA Teacher Certification, Moderate Special Needs preferred, will consider Severe Special Needs Certification
• Experience with students who need therapeutic intervention and high levels of adult support
• 2 years prior successful teaching experience preferred
• Excellent communication skills-- written and oral
• Acceptable alternatives to the above
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Greenfield Public Schools 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

    • DUTIES:
      • Teaching students with disabilities, and supporting their inclusion in general education classrooms and school activities
      • Documenting student progress in all areas of curriculum, including academic and social/communication goals
      • Supervising paraprofessionals, and ensuring their follow-through with the program
      • Collaborating with teachers, administrators, and parents to provide a comprehensive, inclusive and appropriate program. Support access to the general curriculum
      • Writing IEPs and progress reports, and manage all aspects of special education compliance for assigned student caseload
      • Other duties as assigned
    • At least 3 years 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

    • Jacob Toomey , Principal
    • 21 Ferrante Avenue
    • Greenfield, Massachusetts 01301
    • Phone: 413-772-1300
    • Fax: 413-774-7940
    • Email: click here

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