SPED TEACHER, LLD

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Start Date
09/01/2020

Description

SPED TEACHER, LLD
(Learning Language Disabilities)


1.0 FTE – MAPLEWOOD MIDDLE SCHOOL SCHOOL

AVAILABLE SEPTEMBER 1, 2020 
 

THE POSITION
 
Candidate should have experience working in a self-contained classroom setting serving the needs of primary school-age learning disabled students.


 

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED  
1.    NJ Teacher of Students with Disabilities and/or Teacher of the Handicapped or eligibility required.
2.    Meets NJ standards for HQT.
3.    Demonstrated ability to work with special education students.
4.    Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
5.    Required criminal history background check and proof of U.S. citizenship or legal resident alien status
 
          
 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION
 

                                            

POSITION TITLE    
SPED TEACHER
 
MINIMUM
QUALIFICATIONS
 
1.    NJ Teacher of Students with Disabilities and/or Teacher of the
       Handicapped or eligibility required.
2.    Meets NJ standards for HQT.
3.    Demonstrated ability to work with special education students.
4.    Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
5.    Required criminal history background check and proof of U.S. citizenship or legal resident alien status
PRINCIPAL
 
JOB GOAL(S)
 
To provide instructional leadership in the classroom in accordance with the course of study approved by the Board of Education approved curriculum.

 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

 
 
1.
 
 Implements instruction to meet the individual needs, interests, and abilities of students.
2.
 
 Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of students.
 
3.
 
 Guides the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and objectives.
4.  Employs instructional methods and available materials that are appropriate for meeting stated objectives.
 
5.  Assesses the performance of students on a continuing basis and provides progress reports as  required.
 
6.
 
 Identifies students who require additional support services.
7.
 
 Communicates with colleagues, students, and parents.
8.
 
 Maintains high expectations for student performance and behavior.
9.
 
 Engages in professional development activities, which enhances instructional practices.
10.
 
 Participates in appropriate building and district meetings.
11.
 
 Strives to maintain and improve professional competence.
12.  Performs other related duties as assigned.
 

WORKING RELATIONSHIPS OF THE POSITION:        To maintain effective relationships with teachers, students, parents, administrators and appropriate community groups.
 

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:            10 Months
                                                      Salary as per SOMEA Agreement
 
 

Posted By

South Orange & Maplewood School District

525 Academy Street, Maplewood, NJ 07040
 
Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$18,353

State Average: $19,422

% ELL Students

1%

State Average: 5%

Student Teacher Ratio

13.18

State Average: 12.25

% IEP Students

14%

State Average: 16%

FTE

964

State Average: 345