Special Education Teachers - ($500 referral bonus)

Employer
Delta-T Group
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Special Education Teacher Needed ($500 referral bonus) Position Summary: Seeking a dedicated Special Education teacher who will address the needs of students with IEPs in an inclusive classroom setting through collaborative teaching with general education content area teachers. The Special Education teacher will work to differentiate instruction for students with special needs and students who are at-risk Position responsibilities: Develop and deliver specialized instruction in the classroom during academic periods designed to help students meet grade-level learning targets and achieve personal learning goals Modify assessments and classwork for students with special needs Assess student progress against IEP goals and use data to plan for instruction Communicate with families regarding service delivery and progress Develop IEPs for special education students Ensure the records for each identified student are up to date and well-organized, and contain necessary progress notes and assessments Provide professional development on a variety of special education topics Facilitate and mediate positive and restorative resolution of problems that might arise with students and/or parents Demonstrates awareness of school/community needs and initiates activities to meet those identified needs Qualifications: Valid Virginia Department of Education License with an endorsement in Special Education At least two years of professional training and/or experience with special education students. Knowledge of the Individual with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and MA State Special Education laws and regulations. Ability to provide consultation and screening to determine eligibility for special education services. Knowledge of resources available to parents of special education students. Ability to provide in-service training, including curriculum resources to staff. Knowledge of IEP process Ability to monitor and evaluate pupil progress by observation and informal assessment. Experience and commitment to working collaboratively with staff, parents, and the community. Experience in design and implementation of behavioral strategies and plans. Ability to work independently and efficiently to meet program objectives. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Locations: Alexandria, VA Schedule: Monday - Friday (school hours) ** Referral Bonus $500** Courtney Johnson 484-381-3065 [Click Here to Email Your Resume] Formal training or certification in ABA is desired (BCBA supervision may be provided) Knowledge of child development, the impact of multiple disabilities on development and learning with special emphasis on language, communication and cognitive development. Ability to develop and implement individualized instructional and behavior plans and behavioral management techniques. Ability to effectively facilitate support staff with the implementation of individualized student goals in the classroom Skill and ability to incorporate recommendations from ancillary support personnel for individual student needs in the classroom. Ability to work with other professionals in a collaborative manner. Experience working with learners with multiple disabilities in an educational environment