SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER, ARLINGTON HIGH SCHOOL

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3168361
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : September 4, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

The Arlington, Massachusetts Public Schools seeks a special education teacher for Arlington High School. Ideal candidates will effectively participate in collaboration as part of a team that includes general and special education teachers, social workers, related service providers, special education administrators, liaisons, teaching assistants and behavioral support personnel. Consideration will be given to knowledge and prior experience related to curriculum and current state and system mandates to inform effective instructional practice. Co-teaching with general educators is an essential part of this position. Therefore, collaboration is a key skill required.

Preference is also for educators who are licensed in both Special Education and other core subject areas, as well as educators who have experience with co-teaching. Autism experience is also preferred.

Salary level is pursuant to collective bargaining agreement between the Arlington School Committee and Arlington Education Association and will be determined based on education level and previous public school experience.

Arlington values diversity. We strongly encourage candidates of varied backgrounds, including people of color, persons with disabilities and other to apply.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Arlington 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

    • All newly hired teachers must have a criminal background check - CORI and Fingerprinting prior to beginning work.


    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Lynne Bennett , Secondary Special Education Coordinator
    • 869 Massachusetts Ave.
    • Arlington, Massachusetts 02476

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