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.
~~ ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
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
~~SKILLS & ABILITIES
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.
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