The Center School

Nashoba Regional School District

Stow, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3424928
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : January 8, 2021
  • Starting Date: March 2021

Job Description

Position:LTS K – 2 Special Educator
March 22, 2021 – End of Academic Year

Department/Location:The Center School

Pay:$285.54 Per Diem

Organizational Scope:

This position reports directly to the Building Principal and Director of Pupil Personnel Services with indirect report to the Superintendent as the appointing authority.

Position Responsibilities:

•Covering a leave of absence, supports regular educator by modifying curriculum for students eligible for special education, using the course of study adopted by the MA DESE.
•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 of and oversees implementation of IEPs for students eligible for special education.
•Supervises and supports paraprofessionals 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 supportive learning environment in the classroom.
•Evaluates and maintains data on pupils’ academic and social growth, keeps appropriate records, and prepares progress reports.
•Communicates with parents through conferences and other means to discuss pupil’s progress and interpret the school program.
•Identifies pupil needs and cooperates with other professional staff members in assessing and helping pupils solve health, attitude, and learning problems.
•Maintains professional competence through in-service education activities provided by the district and self-selected professional growth activities.
•Selects and requisitions books and instructional aids; maintains required inventory records.
•Supervises pupils in 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.
•Participates in faculty committees and the sponsorship of pupil activities.
•Other duties as assigned.

Job Qualifications & Physical Demands:

Must be highly qualified by DESE licensure standards. Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and possess a high level of capability with technology. Must be able to assist in the protection of students and school property, assist the principal in fire and other emergency drills as required by law and School Committee policy.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Special Education > General Special Education
  • Location Description

    Welcome to The Center School


    students, teachers, parents and members of the community work together to educate each child to his or her fullest potential,

    respectful behavior and citizenship are displayed by all members of the school community,

    children are encouraged to pursue and express their learning creatively and collaboratively, and

    learning is connected to real-world opportunities positioning children for success in the 21st century.

    The Center School

    “Preparing for tomorrow!” Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Nashoba Regional School District 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

    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Ross Mulkerin , Principal of the Center School
    • 403 Great Road
    • Stow, Massachusetts 01775
    • Phone: 978-897-0290
    • Fax: 978-461-0525
    • Email: click here

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