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Study Plan Teacher - Lead

Cardinal McCloskey Community Services
Date Posted: 05/11/2020
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Location: Bronx, New York
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Description:

 The Teacher will work with a diverse population of “secondary-age” students in a trauma-informed community. A solid knowledge of curriculum and learning modalities is paramount to our educational program. The Teacher will plan and implement a content based instructional program in accordance with New York State Curriculum and learning Standards. The Teacher will have a working knowledge and understanding of all special education services including established assessments, testing and credit recovery within a PBIS (Positive Behavioral Intervention Support) structure. 

Responsibilities:

  • Familiarity with New York State Learning Standards; development and implementation of daily lesson plans.
  • Modify the instructional program to meet each student’s needs. Implement the student’s IEP in accordance with mandates.
  • Use effective teaching strategies and best practices to implement the curriculum in alignment with The Sanctuary Model and Positive behavioral Intervention Supports.
  • Ability to utilize a variety of assessment tools in order to report on students’ progress.
  • Work cooperatively and collaboratively with other CMCS personnel to effectively enhance the school program.
  • Use appropriate classroom management strategies to maintain a positive and safe learning environment for children including Therapeutic Crisis Intervention.
  • Maintain regular written and/or phone contact with parents, legal guardians, ACS and WDSS when appropriate.
  • Ability to utilize a variety of assessment tools to monitor and report student growth. Complete written progress reports in accordance with IEP mandates, quarterly report cards, etc.
  • Participation in CSE meetings, teacher-parent conferences, and other meetings as requested by the principal.
  • Other relevant and appropriate duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • New York State Teaching Certification
  • Bachelor's required, Masters preferred
  • Dual certification in Special Education preferred

BA in a liberal art with a minimum of 18 credits in ECE could have initial NYS B-2 Certification or initial NYS Childhood Certification.  Study Plan Teachers have 3 years from hire to receive both a Master’s Degree and NYS B-2 Certification. 

Application Instructions:

If interested, please send me an email at Alara@cmcs.org to inquire about the position. You will also need to send me the following documents:

1.) Copy of Teaching Certifications

2.) Screenshot of TEACH Account

3.) Screenshot of Unofficial Transcripts

4.) Resume

Any other questions or concerns, please call or text me at 914-539-2534.