SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER FOR 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR

Hill View Montessori Charter Public School ( learn more )

Haverhill, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3251022
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : March 24, 2020
  • Starting Date: July 1, 2020

Job Description

Hill View Montessori Charter Public School, a public school serving 305 students in grades K-8 using the Montessori approach to educating children, located in historic Haverhill, Massachusetts (35 miles north of Boston on the New Hampshire border,17 miles from the Atlantic Ocean), is seeking a Special Education teacher for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year. This is a full-time position.

NOTE: Resumes and letters of interest should be sent directly to: parnold@hvmcps.org

Qualified candidates will possess a master’s degree in Special Education as well as their Massachusetts Special Education certification/license.

Additionally, well-qualified candidates will have a very strong commitment to child-based, developmentally-appropriate, holistic education. Strengths should include an ability to work collaboratively, a passion for independent learning, and a positive and creative approach to teaching. Experience working in a charter public school is also a plus!

Applicants should have a high joy-factor and positive energy and enthusiasm; superb classroom management and leadership; emotional maturity; excellent organizational and communication skills; a love of learning and a love of playing; and, a drive for excellence with a commitment to each child. Applicants should demonstrate a friendly disposition and possess a strong capacity for kindness, compassion, and thoughtfulness. Appreciation for student diversity including learning, experiential, cultural & economic diversity is important as well as an open mind, open heart, and a sense of humor.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Provide daily support to individual students and small groups of students
  • Oversee the drafting, implementation, and maintenance of IEPs
  • Coordinate special education screenings, referrals and evaluations.
  • Coordinate related services
  • Confer and collaborate with teachers to ensure that accommodations are met in inclusive settings
  • Coordinate all standardized test accommodations
  • Develop intervention plans with classroom teachers to ensure that student learning goals are clear and measurable and then track student success in meeting these goals

    ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Special Education or a Special Education teaching license
  • Working knowledge of state and federal Special Education laws
  • Commitment to ensuring academic success for all students
  • Shared dedication to the Hill View Montessori philosophy and mission
  • Good problem solving abilities and creativity
  • Excellent teamwork, communication, and organization skills
  • Sense of humor!

    NOTE: Resumes and letters of interest should be sent directly to: parnold@hvmcps.org


    Hill View Montessori Charter Public School is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.
    • Position Type: Full-time
    • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Classroom Teacher > Middle Grades
    Classroom Teacher > Montessori
    Special Education > Behavior Specialist / EBD
    Special Education > General Special Education
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Hill View Montessori Charter Public School 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

    • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Phil Arnold , Executive Director
    • 75 Foundation Ave.
    • Haverhill, Massachusetts 01835
    • Phone: 978-521-2616
    • Fax: 978-521-2656
    • Email: click here

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