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Job Number
26 SPE20
Position Start Date

Position Title
Required Application Type
Teacher / Admin
Job Description

Two full-time positions (1.0 FTE), 7.0 hours per day , 10 month, school calendar positions

  • Bush Education Center
  • Coopers Education Center
  • TCI is required for all Special Education Teacher positions;
  • Provides direct and indirect instruction
  • Works with classroom teachers to improve the quality of instruction.
  • Demonstrates teaching techniques, skills and new concepts.
  • Assists classroom teachers in selecting materials for assessing student needs.
  • Provides tips in classroom management and discipline as needed.
  • Consults and works with staff to coordinate and teach the total curriculum
  • Assists in evaluation and assessment.
  • Analyzes student performance data and makes recommendations for remediation and enrichment.
  • Assists classroom teachers in identifying student needs and makes recommendations to meet those needs.
  • Assists teachers in making modifications for identified student learning problems.
  • Assists in the development, selection and/or adjustment of curriculum and materials.
  • Helps select appropriate curriculum materials for use in the classroom.
  • Maintains a daily log of activities and makes it available to appropriate persons.
  • Maintains up-to-date program records.
  • Responsible for complying with state and federal regulations
  • Responsible for aligning unit plans/lessons with the NYS standards
  • Promote positive and cooperative working relationships
  • Draft appropriate annual goals and short term objectives to present at the annual CSE meeting
  • Evaluate and re-evaluate short term objectives on a regular basis throughout the school year
  • Keep anecdotal records on student behaviors or events which may be needed for local CSE decision-making
  • Adapts and provides educational materials and activities to meet individual needs of students
  • Keeps abreast of changes and developments in the field by attending professional meetings, reading professional journals and other publications
  • Consult regularly with parents, teachers, home school counselors and all others involved with the education of the student
  • Follows the schedule and building procedures of the building of assignment
  • Carry out all other duties as assigned
Job Qualifications
  • Valid NYS Certification in Special Education

  • TCI is required for all Special Education Teacher positions
  • The Teacher  must be physically able and willing to meet the academic, emotional and physical needs of all students within the classroom, which may consist of the following:
    • May require heavy lifting (50 lbs or more), feeding, assisting with toileting, diapering, physical restraints, escorting and behavior management plans, getting up and down from the floor, walking with the student(s), getting into the swimming pool with the student(s)

Salary:  Per Educational Association contract.  Plus comprehensive benefits package.

Application Procedure

Please complete your file by submitting the following information:

*  Employment application

*  Letter of interest

*  Detailed résumé

*  Evidence of NYS certification, license or Registration Certificate (if applicable)

*  College undergraduate and graduate transcripts conferring degree

*  If no college education, furnish a copy of high school diploma or GED

*  One to three current, dated and signed letters of professional reference (must be less than 1 yr. old)

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