|Title||Special Education Teacher – Newburgh|
We currently have a full time Special Education Teacher position in our Newburgh preschool. The Teacher will instruct special education students in a classroom setting, prepare lesson plans and instructional materials designed to meet needs of individual students and evaluate and monitor student’s performance.
Responsibilities include conducting educational evaluations/screenings on children, developing and implementing daily lesson plans consistent with each child’s Individual Education Plan (IEP) and providing indirect consultative services when appropriate. May provide home services to student when appropriate. Responsible for supervision and classroom training of Teacher’s Aides.
Must have MS/BS in Special Education and New York State Certification in Special Education (B-2) or BA/BS with teacher license working toward master’s degree.
Must be able to work with children with differing degrees of functioning. Be professional in appearance, attire, attitude and communication, Ability to work collaboratively with others in a team environment; or work independently without close supervision, Ability to communicate effectively with others using oral and written methods and remain calm and exercise sound judgment when engaged in crisis intervention.
This is a full time school year position which includes a six week summer session in July.