Garfield Park Academy is seeking motivated full-time Special Education Teachers in a small, departmental classroom for the 2022-2023 school year (10 month position). Here, classroom teachers are valued members of our special education teams that include teachers, aides, social workers and therapists. Together, they implement the evidence based Teaching Family Model to support meaningful social and academic learning and healthy decision-making among students with behavioral challenges and learning issues. Please visit our website at https://garfieldparkacademy.org to learn more about school and programs.
Position requirements include: New Jersey Teacher Certification in English, Math, Science and/or History. New Jersey Teacher of Students with Disabilities (TOSD) certification is preferred. One year of teaching experience is preferred. At least one year of Special Education teaching is preferred.
Garfield Park Academy instructional staff are thoroughly trained and mentored in the Teaching Family Model. Teacher responsibilities include: providing individualized teaching strategies in accordance with each student's IEP and individual goals and objectives; implementing modifications and accommodations in the classroom and in testing/assessment situations; collecting and interpreting data to teach responsively; administering periodic assessments to determine present levels of performance; participating in school staff meetings and parent meetings and clearly and consistently communicating and collaborating with educational team members, school leaders and parents/guardians.
Benefits include tuition reimbursement, medical/dental/prescription benefits, and pension plan.
Please send resume, proof of certifications, and salary requirements.
Garfield Park Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
- Waiting period may apply
- Only full-time employees eligible
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