SEVERE SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER

May Center School for Autism - Wilmington ( learn more )

May Institute

Wilmington, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3423819
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : January 6, 2021
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

May Center School for Autism and Developmental Disabilities in Wilmington, MA is looking for a Special Education Teacher to take on lead responsibilities and provide services to adolescents with autism or other developmental disabilities.

Our May Center Schools for Autism and Developmental Disabilities offer full-day, year-round educational services to children and adolescents. Focusing on building communication, social, behavioral, vocational, and academic skills. We base our programs on applied behavior analysis, or ABA, which has been shown through hundreds of scientific studies to be the most effective method to teach children and adolescents with autism and other developmental disabilities.

Candidates should have a desire to work with students with significantly challenging behaviors who require the implementation of more complex behavior support plans on a regular and consistent basis.

Responsibilities:

Provide coordination and leadership of the classroom
Design an individualized curriculum, write educational plans, collect and evaluate data, and write student progress reports
Deliver individualized and group instruction and other educational objectives
Implement comprehensive behavior support plans
Train and supervise other teachers and classroom assistants

Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree required
Master’s degree (or enrollment in a master’s program) preferred
Certification in severe disabilities preferred/ moderate certification will be considered.
Experience in ABA preferred
Strong organizational and communication skills
Commitment to helping children with significant challenges learn and grow
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > Autism
    Special Education > Severe/Profound Disabilities
  • Employer Description

    May Institute is an award-winning nonprofit organization that provides educational, rehabilitative, and behavioral healthcare services to individuals with autism spectrum disorders and other developmental disabilities, brain injury, mental illness, and behavioral health needs.

    The organization is one of the largest and most well-respected providers of services and special education schools for children and adults with autism and other special needs in Massachusetts and in the U.S. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    May 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

    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Matthew Foley
    • 14 Pacella Park Avenue
    • Randolph, Massachusetts 02368

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