Classroom Teacher - Villa Maria School
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Special Education
Job Title: Special Education Reading Teacher
Job Location: Villa Maria School Stamford, CT
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Comprehensive Special Education, Grades K-12 (165)
Certificate: Comprehensive Special Education, Pre-K-12 (065)
Certificate: Comprehensive Special Education, 1-12 (265)
District: Villa Maria School
Stamford, CT 06903
Telephone: 203-322-5886 EXT 103
Job Description:
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s Degree and Connecticut Certification in Special Education, preferably in Learning Disabilities.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Villa Maria School is a private state approved and accredited program for students in grades K-9 who are learning disabled.  It strives to promote the growth of the whole child by providing a small, highly structured, success oriented learning environment.  The teacher is expected to employ a variety of techniques such as multi-sensory learning, repetition to reinforce learning, and ability to engage students in active learning.  Most classes have a teacher/student ratio of 1 to 4.  Familiarity with computer programs/ability to learn new technology programs quickly (e.g. IEP Direct, EdReflect, Smartboard, Reading Plus, RazKids, Bookshare, ALEKS, online MAP testing, Google Docs) is a plus.  Experience with research based reading programs, such as PAF, Wilson, Lindamood-Bell is desirable.
COMPENSATION: Commensurate with experience, degrees, and certifications
APPLICATION PROCESS:  All applicants must submit a letter of application, resume, teaching certificate(s), transcripts and three letters of recommendation.  These may be sent in regular mail or emailed to

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