Special Education Teacher

  • Eden II Programs
  • Staten Island, NY, USA
  • Jan 05, 2022
Full time Education

Job Description

Eden II Programs currently has full-time job opportunities for special education teachers within its school and preschool programs located in Staten Island. Our teachers provide educational instruction to students with autism, working on a 1:1 basis or in a group setting.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Developing each student’s IEP goals and behavior management plans in accordance with official mandates
  • Implement and collect data on each student’s IEP goals and behavior management plans
  • Supervising teacher assistants
  • Administering curriculum based assessments
  • Developing and maintaining individual student data books which include maintenance of graphs, reports, and IEP goals
  • Organizing trips and community outings in accordance with IEP goals in conjunction with Coordinator and Director’s approval
  • Writing progress reports and update ancillaries
  • Participate in parent teacher conference at least twice per year and participate in parent training sessions as required

Qualifications and Skills

  • Possess NY state teaching certification (Initial, Professional or Permanent) in special education, or currently enrolled in a master’s in special education program and working toward NY State Certification
  • Strong classroom management, planning and organizational skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience working with individuals with autism and applied behavior analysis preferred
  • Availability to work a 12-month school year
  • Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 3:30 pm
  • Vaccination against COVID 19 required

Benefits

  • Paid school holidays and breaks
  • Health benefits and life insurance after 90 days of employment
  • PTO
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 403(b) retirement plan