To provide individualized and diagnostic teaching and behavior management for children enrolled at the Yale Child Study Center School at Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital. Offer contingent on successful completion of State and FBI records check.
Posting Position Title: Special Education Teacher
University Job Title: Special Education Teacher
Work Week: Flexible or Non-Standard (for anything other than Standard)
Required Skill/ability 1: Comprehensive knowledge of teaching principles and methods for learners in grades K through 9. Prepares daily instructional plans and materials for a variety of curricula and content areas according to the Common Core Standards. Ability to present lessons in a variety of modalities (auditory, visual, and multisensory) to meet the needs of all learners.
Required Skill/ability 2: Ability to prepare lessons appropriate for the ability & developmental level of the learners. Ability to utilizes varied instructional strategies that accommodate individual rates of learning. Devises diagnostic-prescriptive teaching plans based on strengths and weaknesses. Implements special education goals and objectives as stated on the IEP.
Required Skill/ability 3: Ability to use observation, rating scales and anecdotal data to monitor academic and behavioral growth. Ability to administer, score and interpret findings from a variety of standardized educational testing measures which may include the Wechsler Individualized Achievement Test or the Kaufman Test of Educational Achievement.
Required Skill/ability 4: Knowledge of behavior management principles and methods. Utilizes proactive solutions to avert crises within a limited time frame. Ability to assess the behavioral state of students and utilize crisis intervention plans when needed. Ability to formulate and implement group and individualized behavior management plans.
Required Skill/ability 5:
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills:
Required Licenses Or Certifications: Connecticut State Certification in Special Education.
Bachelor's Degree in Special Education required and three years teaching experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 48274BR
About Yale University
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.