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Job Opening Information Teacher-Special Education (.50 FTE)

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Position Title
Teacher-Special Education (.50 FTE)
Required Application Type
Teacher / Admin
Salary/Pay Scale
Dependent upon step of current contract
Job Description

Position:     Teacher-Special Education (.50 FTE)

Location:      Special Education-Mekeel Christian Academy

Basic Function:

To manage academic, social and emotional needs of children with disabilities in various Special Education programs.


1. Assessment, curriculum development (IEP) instruction and evaluation of students with disabilities.
2. This teaching position requires deep knowledge of behavior management and trauma informed instruction, as well as literacy, math and instructional skills concomitant to the Common Core Learning Standards.
3. Serve as liaison between students, regular educators, CSE and parents.

Job Qualifications

A. NYS teaching certification in General Special Education K-12 or Students w/Disabilities 1-6.
B. Teaching experience with secondary level students who have a variety of disabilities.
C. Willingness and ability to embrace new challenges and ideas, and to work as an integral part of a team.

Application Procedure

The selected applicant will be subject to fingerprint supported criminal history background check in accordance with S.A.V.E. Legislation effective July 1, 2001.

Job Category
Classroom Teacher Positions
Job Location
Capital District Region

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