Apply to JOB ID# 2193: https://www.applitrack.com/sau28/onlineapp/default.aspx?Category=Elementary+School+Teaching
Title: Preschool Special Education Teacher- Full-time – Pelham Elementary School
Description: The Pelham School District seeks a full-time, experienced, special education teacher to instruct preschool students with disabilities and typical peers and effectively oversee all aspects of their specialized educational programs. The successful candidate will have a firm understanding of the special education process and the ability to provide direct instruction that is research-based and targeted to meet the specific needs of preschool students in accordance with their Individualized Education Plans (IEP). This teacher must be able to accurately assess each student’s current level of performance, facilitate the development of appropriate, standards-based IEP, and monitor student progress toward IEP goals and benchmarks/objectives. The ability to successfully collaborate with other members of IEP teams and administration, and assertively problem-solve a range of educational challenges is essential. This professional must have outstanding interpersonal skills and the ability to provide leadership in relation to data-based decisions and curricular adaptations in general education settings.
Qualifications: Early Childhood Special Education certification and demonstrated sufficient content knowledge are required. Dual certification in Early Childhood Education is strongly desired. Additional endorsement in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities is a plus. Training and experience with applied behavioral analysis; experience working with students on the Autism spectrum, discrete trial experience and experience working with preschool students are also preferred.
Working Conditions: 186-day school year; salary and benefits in accordance with the Pelham Education Association (PEA) collective bargaining agreement.
Application Procedure: Apply online through AppliTrack. Candidates will be considered as they apply. Please do not call.
Selection Procedure: Selected applicants will be contacted to schedule an interview with Administration.