Preschool Special Education Teacher – Bryant School (Teaneck Public Schools)

Organization: Bryant School (Teaneck Public Schools)

Date Posted: 6/18/2024

Closing Date: Until Filled

Preschool Special Education Teacher Bryant Elementary School 2024-2025

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.

Qualifications:

  • 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.

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

Application Procedure: Apply Online Here

Email: ddeubel@teaneckschools.org