SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER

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Justice Resource Institute

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3170258
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : September 6, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Littleton Academy:
Is a JRI school that specializes in working with students and their families to help them gain skills to have a successful educational experience well providing them with a nurturing and safe environment to learn and grow.
Littleton Academy is a 16 bed therapeutic residential school for children ages 6-12 that focuses on trauma informed care for children with mental health and mild/moderate learning disabilities. At
Littleton Academy the staff work daily, through the ARC lens, to help students build healthy attachments, learn and practice regulation skills and build competency to help establish the foundations for a successful education experience.
Littleton Academy provides comprehensive care including a small inclusive classroom setting, a full clinical staff, nursing staff, and 24 hour direct care supervision.
Job Description:
Littleton Academy is seeking a highly organized and professional candidate to serve as a licensed Special Education teacher with experience teaching elementary aged students. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, patient, and have experience utilizing and applying the Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks and Common Core Standards.
The ideal candidate will have dedication and passion for the individualized need of students as well as an appreciation for diversity with respect for students needs by differentiating instruction. Additionally, candidates will have the ability to work with students in a clinically appropriate manner. Littleton Academy uses an interdisciplinary approach working collaboratively with the educational, clinical, and nursing departments.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > General Special Education
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Justice Resource Institute 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

    • Requirements:
      • Must be licensed or able to be waived by the Massachusetts DESE as Special Education Moderate Disabilities K-8 and/or Elementary licensure.
      • Relevant experience with K-5 preferred
      • Strong behavior management skills and awareness of clinical issues
      • Excellent organization, oral and written communication skills.
      • Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team
      • Valid driver’s license
      Offer includes: Access to excellent Blue Cross medical, Delta Dental and Vision benefits, 401K, tuition reimbursement, pension, generous paid time off and much more!
      JRI is an equal opportunity employer and is strongly committed to building and maintaining a diverse community. Persons from diverse backgrounds including women, communities of color, the LGBTQ community and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.__
    • At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Rafael Cedeno
    • 148-160 Walden St
    • Concord, Massachusetts 01742

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