October 14, 2016

Special Education Teacher

Foundations Behavioral Health - FAIRLESS HILLS, PA

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Job Description

JOB TITLE: Full Time Special Education Teacher
REPORTS TO: Building Principal
LOCATION: LifeWorks at Village Park (Fairless Hills,
The LifeWorks Schools are licensed specialty therapeutic
day schools for students in middle and high school
effected by social, emotional, or behavioral health
challenges. LifeWorks comprehensive educational
curriculum is individualized and designed to actively
engage each student throughout the day to achieve
positive, pro-social behavioral and educational
outcomes. Our unique balance of academic rigor and a
continuum of evidence based educational/therapeutic
supports make LifeWorks the regional provider of choice.
Summary of Responsibilities:
This position is a full time position for the 2016-17
school year in a small, therapeutic school working with
students' grades 6th - 12th. Candidate needs to be
knowledgeable of behavior management techniques and
strategies, IEP's, and differentiated instruction.
In addition to our competitive pay plans, At Foundations
Behavioral Health you will enjoy a large selection of
benefits to meet your ever changing needs: Available
after 30 days of employment you are eligible to
participate in our Health, Dental, and vision plans,
life and disability insurance plans and begin investing
in our employer matched 401k plan. Other offerings
include Stock discount Plan, Continuing Education and
Tuition reimbursement plans.
Master's Level education is preferred but not required.
Candidate should have at least two years experience
working in an education environment with students who
have special needs. Prior experience working with
psychiatric patients within a school setting is highly
desirable. The candidate must also have experience
working within a classroom setting with students who
have social and emotional challenges.
Special Education N-12.
Science Certification Strongly Encouraged to Apply