Special Education Teacher

Birch Family Services
Date Posted: 02/09/2018
Salary / Wage: 57,000 - 65,000
Location: Bronx, New York
Job Type: Teacher


The Special Education Teacher will be responsible for planning and implementing developmentally appropriate classroom activities in an innovative educational setting based on established performance standards and best practices.  


  Serve as a collaborative leader of the classroom team providing instruction  in a variety of settings, uses effective instructional techniques customized to individual student’s goals and objectives;  provides appropriate instruction to
  Effectively organizes classroom environment, instructional materials, and schedule to match and

  Utilize appropriate assessment tools and ongoing data collection to (a) to develop and implement
 goals and objectives for each child, (b) to measure and communicate present level of performance,

  Adhere to the school philosophy regarding behavior management and implements all relevant

  Understand his/her role in language and communication facilitation and appropriately utilizes

  Conducts or participates in all activities and meetings relevant to the position or required by
 supervisor (e.g., Initial and Annual Reviews; Parent/Teacher Conferences, Open School Night, Home

  Complies with regulatory requirements and school policy and procedures in all areas, and completes
 and submits within designated timeframes all necessary documentation for regulatory and funding

  Maintains appropriate and effective interpersonal relationships with team and department members,
 parents, other staff, supervisors, administrators, and outside agencies. Demonstrates:
 •  Open communication, flexibility and the ability to learn and utilize team building strategies
 •  The ability to self-evaluate, to utilize supervision and problem solve


 Certificates & Licenses
 Must be NYS certified in B-2 Students with Disabilities

I have read this job description and fully understand the requirements set fourth therein.  I certify that I am capable of performing all of these duties and that I meet all other requirements listed.  I hereby accept the duties of Special Education Teacher  and agree to perform the identified essential functions in a safe manner and in accordance with Birch Family Services established procedures. 

Application Instructions:

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