CSD - Special Education Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Teacher - Bridges (#1526555)
The Canyons School District is now accepting applications for a full-time Special Education Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Teacher in a new Bridges program for 2019-2020 school year.
The Bridges Classroom is a short-term, intensive program for students K-8 with significant behavioral and emotional challenges, where contracted agencies collaborate, observe and provide feedback and expertise in behavior, mental health, and family supports to the teacher and students.
The Special Education Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Teacher is responsible to collaborate daily to continually modify and implement with fidelity intensive behavior and mental health systems to reinforce and shape behavior. The teacher will assess and monitor academic and daily progress, supervise paraeducators, and maintain home/school communication.
The Special Education SEL Teacher is responsible for providing education to children who qualify under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and/or significant behavioral and emotional challenges, and creating a positive learning environment where students develop the skills to become critical thinkers, problem solvers, lifelong learners and productive citizens. Special Education SEL Teachers maintain a safe environment; establish rapport with students, parents and colleagues; motivate pupils to develop attitudes, knowledge and skills that will help them reach their potential and be prepared for higher levels of education. Special Education SEL Teachers adjust, modify, and differentiate curriculum and use effective research-based methods of instruction to suit each student’s needs.
186 day contract