Classroom Teacher - Boys & Girls Village
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Physical Education
Job Title: Physical Education Teacher- Sign on Bonus
Job Location: Milford/CT
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Physical Education, Pre-K-12 (044)
District: Boys & Girls Village
Milford, CT 06461
Telephone: 203-882-5891
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Job Description:
  • BGV is seeking certified Physical Education Teachers for our K – 12 therapeutic school, Charles F. Hayden.
  • Increased compensation for Bi-lingual Spanish speaking candidates
  • $2,000 Sign on Bonus offered
POSITION OVERVIEW:
The Physical Education Teacher functions as an instructional leader on a multi-disciplinary team of professionals. The Certified Physical Education Teacher is responsible for the continuum of health/physical education instruction for The Charles F. Hayden School.
  • Plans and implements engaging instructional experiences to promote exploration of ideas and acquisition of the necessary knowledge and skills to develop physical/health education in compliance with IEP, common core state standards and individualized/group health/fitness goals.
  • Develops and implements fundamental critical thinking and problem-solving techniques utilizing specific physical/health education curriculum/materials which addresses individual IEP goals, learning styles and health/fitness goals.
  • Conducts weekly individual physical/health education sessions as assigned throughout Boys & Girls Village Inc. to assist student in formulation of value system, coping skills and positive personal goals.
  • Promotes open communication, discussion, and collaboration with staff regarding student social, academic, and health/physical education progress.
  • Initiates special projects and events integrating physical/health education as a vital modality in school and community.
  • Maintains educational data on each child, including lesson plans, testing data, progress reports and program monitoring.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field and Connecticut Teacher Certification in the areas of Health Education and Physical Education (043/044) are required.
  • Previous experience working with special education students.
PURPOSE/FUNCTION OF PROGRAM:
Charles F. Hayden School is committed to serving children through a psycho-educational, clinically informed therapeutic milieu. Collaborative educational planning and placement teams including families and district personnel design Individualized Educational Programs (IEP) for every student.
COME JOIN OUR TEAM!
Boys & Girls Village (BGV) takes pride in the supportive, team-oriented environment we offer to our employees.
FOR YOUR HEALTH & WELLBEING
    • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision benefits, including an option that is free to employees. Currently using United HealthCare
    • Health Care and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account
    • Free annual flu shots
    • Wellness workshops
FOR YOUR FUTURE
    • a 401K plan with employer contributions
    • Company paid life and AD&D insurance, short and long-term disability.
FOR CAREER DEVELOPMENT
    • A tuition reimbursement program and free licensing supervision.
    • Partnership with CT Non-Profit Alliance for tuition discounts at participating universities
    • Training and development opportunities
FOR WORK-LIFE BALANCE
    • Competitive salaries, with increased compensation for Bi-lingual in Spanish staff
    • Generous benefit time, including vacation, sick, and personal time
    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)- Free and confidential counseling for employee and family
COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS
  • Remote interview process offered
  • Personal protective equipment provided and required
  • Plastic shields at work stations
  • Temperature screening at all entrances
  • Social distance guidelines in place
  • Sanitizing, Disinfecting, & Cleaning procedures in place
We are an equal opportunity employer.
Apply today at www.bgvillage.org

 

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.

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