Byam Elementary School
Chelmsford Public Schools
Chelmsford, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 4076028 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: November 2, 2022 Starting Date: December 1, 2022

Job Description

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

Position: Long Term ASD Special Education Substitute Teacher

Location: Byam Elementary School

Assignment Dates: December 1, 20222 through March 9, 2023. Dates are subject to change.

General Description: The successful candidate will assume the responsibilities of the autism spectrum disorder special education teacher by instructing, assessing and managing students programing.

Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1

Welcome to Byam Elementary School!

Byam Elementary School has a student population of roughly 425 students from kindergarten through fourth grade. Byam prides itself on educating the whole child and creating a caring and supportive environment for every student to learn. The staff is committed to providing high quality instruction with a solid understanding in pedagogy and developmentally appropriate practices. Students are held to high standards and are supported to achieve those standards by a host of talented educators and support staff. The staff is also steadfast in their professional growth and development in order to better serve the students and families of the Byam community.

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
<li>Successful candidates will hold a Master’s degree in special education from an accredited college or university - MA DESE Teaching License-- PreK-8 Severe or Moderate Special Needs license is required - Strong knowledge of the Principals of ABA. - Experience working with students with Autism. - Experience working with the ACE Curriculum preferred. - Ability to consistently implement behavior support plans - Experience in modifying and adapting curriculum to assure students can access the curriculum. - Ability to effectively consult and work collaboratively with various service providers and support staff. - Solid organizational skills. - Experience with IEP development is required. - Solid understanding of the IEP process, state and federal regulations.
  • 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 share some examples of special education strategies you have used to support the academic, social, emotional or behavioral needs of your students with ASD.
    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