Special Education Teacher (Johnstown)

Special Education Teacher (Johnstown)

02 May 2024
Pennsylvania, Johnstown, 15901 Johnstown USA

Special Education Teacher (Johnstown)

The Teacher/Special Education Teacher (SET) is responsible for collaborating within the classroom team in the development, implementation and monitoring of effective, individualized academic and behavioral programming for students.Be the change you wish to see in the world! Come join our team to empower children and families in our communities to transform their lives and develop to their full potential.Pressley Ridge BenefitsThe well-being of our employees and their families is important to us. At Pressley Ridge, we strive to provide the most competitive and comprehensive employee benefit programs that are affordable and help you and your family achieve and maintain your best possible health.

Medical coverage available with a Health Savings Account (HSA) with 50% employer match

Prescription coverage

Dental and vision plans

Patient advocate and Medicare specialists available at no cost

Dependent Care Flexible Savings Account

Wellness incentive (up to $250)

403b with up to 9% employer give/match

Free life insurance and AD&D

Paid sick time (up to 15 days)

Paid holidays including a birthday holiday

Tuition reimbursement (if applicable)

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Position SummaryThe Teacher/Special Education Teacher (SET) is responsible for collaborating within the classroom team in the development, implementation and monitoring of effective, individualized academic and behavioral programming for students.Essential Responsibilities

Assure effective academic and behavioral programming for each student which results in high rates of academic progress and successful program completion.

Develop, implement, review, and report on Individualized Education Plans (IEP) for each student.

Develop and implement a classroom/behavioral management system in collaboration with the classroom team.

Assure effective behavioral health planning to increase each student's social and emotional learning skills.

Assure the continuous safety of all students.

Assure the continuing development of professional skills.

Qualifications

Clearances. State Police; FBI clearance; child abuse clearance; CPSL Mandated Reporter-Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse training; any additional background checks/clearances required by state governing bodies.

Valid driver's license and current vehicle insurance.

Pressley Ridge School for the Deaf -Proficiency in American Sign Language (ASL) required. Applicants not meeting the minimum ASL proficiency are required to complete coursework and meet the minimum proficiency after hire.

Working Conditions

Physical Demands. This position requires a moderate to high level of physical activity.Employee must meet minimum requirements for Hearing, Speech and Vision.

Environmental. School and Community

Working Hours. As assigned.

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