Special Education Teacher (Moderate to Severe Disabilities, Grade 5-8)

BERKSHIRE HILLS REGIONAL SCHOOL
Stockbridge, MA Full-time
Posted on August 11, 2019

Berkshire Hills Regional School District Great Barrington, Stockbridge, West Stockbridge.

Position: Special Education Teacher (Moderate to Severe Disabilities, Grade 5-8)

School: Monument Valley Regional Middle School

Qualifications/Requirements:

Demonstrated success in working with & developing appropriate programming for students with moderate to severe disabilities such as autism spectrum disorders and/or significant cognitive & developmental disabilities or delays (to include use of applied behavior analysis strategies & techniques; implementation of behavior intervention plans; delivery of reading, writing, mathematics & science instruction; intervention & support in reading & math; delivery & support of social-emotional learning for health & well-being; assessment of student growth & progress using a data-based approach; planning differentiated data-based instruction for all types of students; ability to lift/transfer up to 60 pounds) Demonstrated success in supporting transition to inclusion setting and instruction for students with severe disabilities, including collaboration with special & general educators to adjust, modify & develop appropriate programming. Other qualifications as established by the District.

Starting Date/Salary: August 26, 2019. Salary Per BHEA Unit a Contract. 

Equal Opportunity Employer.