Special Education Teacher (0.6 FTE)
  • Teacher

Solomon Schechter Day School, Inc. Newton, MA

Accredited by AISNE
 

The Solomon Schechter Day School is looking for a dynamic and engaging Special Education teacher for Grade 6-8. This is a 0.6 FTE position.

 

Job Description:

  • Design, plan and implement curriculum modifications for students with disabilities.
  • Prepare and implement differentiated instruction, activities and assessments that meet the needs of students in the caseload.
  • Build relationships with students, so they are actively engaged in classroom activities.
  • Create and maintain a safe, organized, well-structured physical environment that is conducive to student learning.

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field required.
  • MA Teaching Certification preferred.
  • Minimum of two years experiences teaching students, preferably as a special educator.
  • Exemplary teaching skills.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time.

About the School:

The Solomon Schechter Day School (15 months through Grade 8) nurtures self-discovery through an innovative and engaging curriculum. We ignite a spark in students for Jewish learning and a love of Israel while fostering a caring, collaborative and joyful community.

We are looking for educators who are excited about:

  • Student-centered learning. You are an educator that strives every day to create a classroom environment that is truly a community of learners, where students reflect on what they are learning and how they are learning it.
  • Creativity and innovation. You are looking for a creative and innovative environment to teach, where you are empowered to identify ways to nurture and challenge students.
  • Small class sizes. You thrive in small class sizes, that ensure students and educators are in the optimal environment to be successful.
  • Educator community. You want to work with self-reflective colleagues, who are constantly trying to learn and grow as educators and support the learning of peers.

Pay & Benefits:

  • Competitive salary; commensurate with experience
  • We thrive to provide a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package that supports our faculty and staff, including: health insurance, prescription drug benefit, vision, healthcare/dependent care flexible spending account (FSA), long term disability, life insurance, 403(b) with employer matching, paid holidays, sick time and personal time, and early dismissal on Fridays.

To Apply:

Please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@ssdsboston.org

 

  • special education