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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3168472
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : September 4, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Posted Vacancy September 4, 2019
For 2019-2020 Academic Year

TITLE: Inclusion Special Educator - Elementary

REPORTS TO: Principal

DESCRIPTION: The Marblehead Public Schools is seeking a candidate for an elementary inclusion special education teacher. This position is in accordance with Unit A of the district CBA.

Position Responsibilities:

• Supports regular educator by modifying curriculum for students eligible for special education, based on Massachusetts DESE grade-level frameworks.
• Works to ensure the rights of students with disabilities to be full participants in the general curriculum.
• Implements state and federal laws and regulations as they apply to special education.
• Participates in the development and oversight of implementation of IEPs for students eligible for special education.
• Supervises and supports paraprofessionals and tutors as they implement instruction.
• Develops lesson plans and instructional materials and provides individualized and small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each pupil.
• Translates lesson plans into learning experiences so as to best utilize the available time for instruction.
• Establishes and maintains standards of pupil behavior needed to achieve a collaborative learning environment in the classroom.
• Evaluates and maintains data on pupils’ academic and social growth, keeps appropriate records, and prepares progress reports.
• Communicates regularly with parents through conferences and other means to discuss pupil’s progress and interpret the school program.
• Maintains professional competence through in-service education activities provided by the district and self-selected professional growth activities.
• Supervises students during out-of-classroom activities, as assigned during the working day.
• Administers standardized tests in accordance with district testing program and to determine special education eligibility.
• Participates in curriculum development programs as required.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Marblehead Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination om 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

    • Job Qualifications & Physical Demands:
      • Must be highly qualified by DESE licensure standards; must hold Massachusetts Moderate Special Needs Elementary licensure.
      • Strong curriculum background preferred.
      • Ideal candidate possesses effective communication skills and thrives in a team-centered environment.
      • Must be able to assist in the support and protection of students, through collaboration and directive of building administrators.
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Sean Satterfield , Principal
    • 1 Turner Road
    • Marblehead, Massachusetts 01945

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