Middle School Classroom Teacher

Annandale, VA
Nov 23, 2022
Nov 30, 2022
Full Time
Oakwood School, located in Annandale, VA, is accepting applications for teachers with appropriate training to serve middle school students with language-based learning disabilities. This position would start in January of 2023.Oakwood School classrooms are designed around a team-teaching model with two classroom teachers assigned to 12 students in a homeroom. Students are broken into small groups for math, reading, and written language. The team-teaching model requires good communication and professional collaboration skills to provide the best educational experience for our students.An appropriate candidate will demonstrate positive classroom management techniques for students with attentional issues, processing challenges, dysgraphia, and language-based learning disabilities. A basic understanding of multisensory teaching methods, diverse learning styles, and specific strategies for teaching students with learning differences and dyslexia is required.Oakwood School is dedicated to helping each child reach their potential. While our mission is serious and requires commitment, our warm, nurturing environment provides the support to enable our staff to make a difference in the lives of children.* Applicant must have, or be eligible for, a Virginia Teaching License.* Endorsement in Special Education, Learning Disabilities, or a related field is required. A graduate degree is preferred.* Appropriate training to serve students with language-based learning disabilities.* Orton-Gillingham Training and/or certification is preferred.*About Oakwood School*Oakwood School is a private 1st-8th grade, co-ed day school for bright students with learning differences. Recent construction and renovation have expanded Oakwood's campus and renovated every classroom to provide an engaging learning and teaching environment for our students and teachers.Job Type: Full-timeBenefits:* 401(k)* Health insurance* Paid time offSchedule:* Monday to FridayExperience:* Teaching: 2 years (Required)Work Location: One location

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