Classroom Teacher - Wheeler Clinic-Northwest Village School
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Special Education
Job Title: Special Education Teacher
Job Location: Northwest Village School 91 Northwest Drive Plainville
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Other Certificate
District: Wheeler Clinic-Northwest Village School
Plainville, CT 06062
Telephone: 888-793-3500
Job Description:
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The Special Education Teacher has primary responsibility for planning, facilitating implementation and monitoring progress in the areas of IEP development, differentiated and modified instruction and behavior management in their assigned classroom or area. This teacher may also assume primary responsibility for the planning of one academic subject area. In addition, the teacher will serve as an active member of the interdisciplinary treatment team. Ongoing collaboration and communication with Team members and broader program staff is essential for successful implementation of this position. Successful teachers within the Wheeler Clinic Schools consistently demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of how children learn as well as a command of a broad array of subjects and pedagogical skills combined with caring deeply about students and their success.

Candidates must be certified special education teachers. Behavior management skills and experience are a plus.

Wheeler provides equitable access to innovative care that improves health, recovery and growth at all stages of life.

Wheeler Clinic offers access to a comprehensive array of benefits, including:
For Good Health
· Anthem Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision insurance
· Health Savings Account (HSA), with company contribution of up to $1,000 per year
· Wellness Programs
· Free annual flu shots

For a Secure Future
· Company paid Life and AD&D insurance
· Company paid long-term disability insurance

For Retirement
· 403(b) Plan, with clinic contributions for eligible employees

For Career Advancement
· Education Reimbursement Program
· Training and development opportunities

For Work Life Balance
· Generous paid time off, including vacation, sick and personal leave
· Employee Assistance Program (EAP)- Free and confidential counseling
· Employee discounts at local spa and on cell phone services

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