Preschool Special Education Teacher

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Preschool Special Education Teacher
Bryant Elementary School
Job Summary:  
  • Broad background, extensive knowledge, and practical application of principals, practices, methods, and strategies applicable to preschool students with disabilities.

  • Strong assessment skills appropriate for preschool-disabled students.

  • Ability to organize, prioritize and deliver a variety of instructional strategies aligned to the District's preschool curriculum.
  • Proven ability to manage a self-contained preschool classroom (ages 3-5).

  • Develop, implement, evaluate, and modify individualized academic and functional discrete trial programs corresponding to IEP goals and objectives.

  • Collect, analyze, and oversee student data for progress monitoring purposes.

  • Oversee all classroom functions, including training of Paraprofessionals to deliver high-quality instruction.

  • Experience with implementing behavior reduction goals and individualized student treatment plans in collaboration with Child Study Team, behaviorist, families, and support staff, preferred.

  • Knowledge of augmentative communication devices including but not limited to ASL, modified sign language, PECS, and total systems of communication to assist student with expanding language repertoire is preferred.

  • Ability to collaborate with administrators, CST members, related service providers, and district behaviorists to provide optimal student learning opportunities.

  • Valid NJ Teacher of Student with Disabilities certification required.
  • Valid NJ Preschool through Grade 3 or Elementary certification required.
  • Knowledge of Preschool Teaching and Learning Standards.
  • Commitment to active learning and individualized instruction.
Qualified candidates must have working knowledge of planning and assessment; be knowledgeable in a variety of teaching strategies and have a commitment to working harmoniously in a multicultural, diverse community.

* 2 Positions available

NJ First Act effective 9/1/2011
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

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Teaneck Public Schools

201 Fycke Lane , Teaneck, NJ 07666

At the following locations

Bryant School

One Tryon Avenue , Teaneck, NJ 07666