Dolbeare Elementary School ( learn more )

Wakefield Public Schools

Wakefield, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3887044
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : May 16, 2022
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Job Description:


  • Provide direct teaching to children identified as needing services within the autistic spectrum disorder program 


Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Ability to develop and implement individualized Education Plans;
  • Maintain accurate and current documentation; create lesson plans aligned with the curriculum Frameworks to ensure skill building;
  • Ability to implement Applied Behavioral Analysis techniques; 
  • Create data management techniques to collect and analyze data for the purpose of tracking academic progress;
  • Act as a liaison between school and parents; 
  • Maintain daily communication with parents;
  • Work in collaboration with other related services providers to ensure children have access to the curriculum;
  • Implement assistive technology devices and programs for communication and learning
  • Perform evaluations for eligibility for Special Education;
  • Perform all such duties as requested by the principal or Director of SPED.




Qualified and certified by the Massachusetts Department of Education. Applied Behavioral Analysis experience preferred.


Physical Demands:


 The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to set and occasionally required to walk and stand.  The employee is occasionally required to bend and or twist at the trunk more than the average person.  The employee is continuously repeating the same hand, arm or finger motion many times.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds such as books and teaching material.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and the ability to adjust focus.  The ability to travel to other buildings is required.  The position requires the individual to sometimes work irregular or extended work hours and meet multiple demands from several people.

The information contained in this job description is for compliance with the American with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.) and is not an exhaustive list of the duties performed for this position.  Additional duties are performed by the individuals currently holding this position and additional duties may be assigned.


  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > Elementary
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Wakefield 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

    • No experience required

    Contact Information

    • Karen Fitzpatrick , Admin. Asst. to the Superintendent
    • 60 Farm Street
    • Wakefield, Massachusetts 01880

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