ELEMENTARY SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER

Chelmsford Public Schools

Chelmsford, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3247404
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : March 18, 2020
  • Starting Date: August 31, 2020

Job Description

Chelmsford Public Schools - Announcement of Teaching Vacancies for the 2020-2021 School Year


The Chelmsford Public Schools is now accepting applications for the following anticipated vacancy. The District reserves the right to change this vacancy or not fill this vacancy based on further staffing changes, enrollment, or budget.

Position: Elementary Special Education Teacher
Location: Harrington Elementary School


- Design, supervise and implement students’ IEP plans

- Instruct students using specialized reading programs (OG, Wilson, LIPS, etc).

- Develop curriculum modifications and adaptations.

- Participate in IEP Team meetings.

- Write effective IEPs for students

- Collect and analyze student data and monitor student progress

- Effectively work with a team of professionals to coordinate services

- Consult with general education teacher and related service providers.

- Assist classroom teachers with instructional strategies to facilitate inclusion.

- Write quarterly progress reports for IEP goals that are data based on student performance.

- Administer various diagnostic achievement assessments (WIAT-III, Woodcock Johnson IV, Key Math, GORT 5, etc) that identifies student capabilities as part of initial and reevaluation for students.

- Write effective evaluation reports summarizing findings and making recommendations for assigned students.

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Special Education > General Special Education
  • Welcome to Chelmsford Public Schools!

    Located in Chelmsford Massachusetts, the Chelmsford Public Schools serves 5100 students and faculty at one pre-school, four elementary schools, two middle schools, and one high school. Our mission is to cultivate inspired, creative, and well-rounded lifelong learners who possess the integrity and self-direction necessary to be contributing community members. Learn more about us...


    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Chelmsford 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

    • Successful candidates will hold a Master’s degree in special education from an accredited college or university

      - MA DESE Teaching License-- PreK-8 Moderate Special Needs license is required

      - Training and experience with specialized reading programs (OG, Wilson, LIPS, etc)

      - Experience in modifying and adapting curriculum to assure students can access the curriculum.

      - Ability to effectively consult and work collaboratively with various service providers and support staff.

      - Solid organizational skills.

      - Experience with IEP development is required.
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    This employer has requested that ALL applicants answer the following questions. It IS highly recommended that you type ANY essays IN a word processing program, save them, AND THEN paste them ON the proceeding job application page.

    • 1. Please describe why you are interested in this position.
      Long Essay (Answer limited TO 4000 characters, including spaces)
    • 2. How does this position align with your professional goals?
      Short Essay (Answer limited TO 600 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information

    • Robert Asselin , Principal, Harrington Elementary
    • 120 Richardson Road
    • North Chelmsford, Massachusetts 01863

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