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SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER - SEVERE SPECIAL NEEDS - PRIMARY SCHOOL


Leicester Primary School
Leicester Public Schools
Leicester, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 2872498 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: December 4, 2017 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Assist in the identification of students who are at risk of performing below grade level in English Language Arts and/or Mathematics.
2. Effectively consult with general education teachers regarding learning needs of special education students, and modify and adapt the curricula, materials, and physical environment to meet the needs of individual students.
3. Identify, develop plan, and administer targeted interventions to identified students.
4. Within inclusion or in small group setting, provide teamed, small group or individualized instruction and/or academic support according to the general and specific goals outlined in students' Individualized Education Program and prepare/manage instructional materials required for intervention program.
5. Work with individual students or small groups for the purpose of practicing and/or reinforcing learning concepts and assisting students in reaching their targeted academic goals and grade-level standards.
6. Complete diagnostic academic testing (formal/informal) as required
7. Keep student records and prepare required reports.
8. Adhere to the appropriate code of ethics and student confidentiality.
9. Participate in IEP Team meetings for students assigned or newly referred and develop/write goals and objectives for assigned students, including progress reports, within required timelines.
10. Act as Case Manager for designated students, providing close communication with parents and staff and preparing progress reports, annual review narratives and individual education plans.

Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1

Equal Opportunity Employer
Leicester 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, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Job Requirements
Candidate must have Severe Special Needs Certification.
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
  • Bachelor degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information
    Emily Soltysik, Principal
    170 Paxton Street
    Leicester, Massachusetts 01524
    Phone: (508) 892-7050
    Email: soltysike@lpsma.net