Malden Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

SPECIAL EDUCATION CO-TEACHER LONG TERM SUBSTITUTE


Malden High School
Malden Public Schools
Malden, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3046074 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: January 24, 2019 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
Malden High School
Special Education Co-Teacher Long Term Substitute Position


JOB DESCRIPTION:
The co-teaching position at Malden High School involves co-teaching up to five periods per day and co-planning with three to four general education math teachers. Candidate must have the ability to work collaboratively as well as demonstrate excellent communication, time management and organizational skills.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Massachusetts Certification in Moderate Special Needs and SEI endorsement required
Massachusetts Certification in Math Grades 9-12) Preferred
Experience working with students within an inclusion setting and/or co-taught model preferred

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Provide direct instruction to students in math classrooms by delivering instruction and ensuring learning through a variety of co-teaching models and strategies.
• Ensure appropriate accommodations and modifications, as needed, to the general education curriculum for students with disabilities, based upon a variety of instructional techniques, approaches and technologies, in accordance with the student’s Individualized Education Program (IEP).
• Set high expectations for all students.
• Scaffold, differentiate instruction and use instructional practices that challenge, motivate and engage all learners.
• Communicate and plan with co-teacher(s) on a daily basis.
• Utilize a common approach with co-teacher(s) to planning, teaching, monitoring learning, behavior management, classroom organization, grading and time management.
• Facilitate a classroom environment with co-teacher(s) that is physically and emotionally safe and welcoming for all students and one that encourages all learners to participate and take academic risks, while feeling valued and respected by all.
• Manage a liaison caseload of students, including completion of all required paperwork, developing and implementing Individualized Educational Programs (IEPs), running annual review meetings, IEP and goal/objective writing and completing progress reports quarterly. Adherence to state and federal special education laws, regulations, and mandates is imperative.
• Build a rapport with families, encourage family involvement and communicate with families regularly through phone calls, emails, meetings and progress notes.
• Work collaboratively and communicate as an active team member with special education program manager, social studies teacher leader, house principals, social studies and special education teachers, school adjustment counselors, guidance counselors and other staff.
• Attend social studies content meetings, parent-teacher nights and professional development sessions as assigned.

$75 a day for the first 30 days then $210 a day, day 31 forward for DESE licensed teacher

Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1

Equal Opportunity Employer
Malden 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
  • 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
    Maura Johnson
    77 Salem Street
    Malden, Massachusetts 02148
    Phone: 781-397-6100
    Email: mjohnson@maldenps.org