Chelmsford Public Schools
Chelmsford, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3982863 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: July 28, 2022 Starting Date: August 29, 2022

Job Description
Chelmsford Public Schools - Announcement of Teaching Vacancy for the 2022- 2023 School Year

The Chelmsford Public Schools is now accepting applications for the following vacancy. The District reserves the right to change this vacancy or not fill this vacancy based on further staffing changes, enrollment, or budget.

Position: Adaptive Physical Education Teacher (.8 FTE)

Location:Byam Elementary School and Center Elementary School

Description: The Chelmsford Public Schools is seeing an Adapted Physical Education Teacher. Teacher will work with K-4 students at the Byam and Center Elementary Schools in one-on-one and small group settings. As the adapted physical education teacher, you provide a specialized treatment plan as part of the student's individualized education program (IEP). The plan includes assessment for the student's gross motor skills, ongoing physical instruction, routine evaluation of progress, and modification activities as needed.

Position Type: Part-time
Positions Available: 1

Welcome to Chelmsford Public Schools!

Located in Chelmsford Massachusetts, the Chelmsford Public Schools serves 5100 students and faculty at one pre-school, four elementary schools, two middle schools, and one high school. Our mission is to cultivate inspired, creative, and well-rounded lifelong learners who possess the integrity and self-direction necessary to be contributing community members.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Chelmsford 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's degree with at least 36 semester hours in the teaching area required * Degree (Major) in the teaching area, or a related field, preferred * The ability to demonstrate superior knowledge of this field, effective pedagogical skills, excellent communication skills, an enthusiasm for learning, and the desire to maximize the learning potential of all children, required * Experience with diverse populations, specifically, with Adapted Physical Education students, preferred * Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Superintendent may find appropriate and acceptable * Candidate must possess an appropriate MA state teacher licensure.
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    This employer has requested that all applicants answer the following questions. It is highly recommended that you type any essays in a word processing program, save them, and then paste them on the proceeding job application page.
    1. Please describe why you are interested in this position.
    Long Essay (Answer limited to 4000 characters, including spaces)

    2. Please write about your experience in teaching Physical Education, specifically, working with students with disabilities.
    Short Essay (Answer limited to 600 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information
    Jason Fredette
    25 Maple Road
    Chelmsford, Massachusetts 01824
    Phone: 978 251 5144
    Email: fredettej@chelmsford.k12.ma.us