Classroom Teacher - The Glenholme School
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Special Education
Job Title: Certified Special Education Teacher
Job Location: The Glenholme School - Washington, CT
Deadline: May 02, 2021**
Certificate: Comprehensive Special Education, Pre-K-12 (065)
Certificate: Comprehensive Special Education, Grades K-12 (165)
Certificate: Comprehensive Special Education, 1-12 (265)
District: The Glenholme School
Washington, CT 06793
Telephone: 860-868-7377 EXT 229
Job Description:
Are you looking for a supportive teaching environment with low student-teacher ratios and the ability to make a significant impact on student outcomes?
Do you want to join a multi-disciplinary team with a strength-based approach, emphasizing applied behavior analysis and positive behavior supports? 
If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!
Being a Certified Special Education Teacher at Devereux has its Advantages
You will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
-Greater autonomy and flexibility with teaching plans, few state mandates
-Classrooms equipped with SMART boards and educational learning supplies
-Unique programs that go beyond basic academic curriculum, such as art therapy, animal care therapy, yoga, drama life-skills and more
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Glenholme School provides programs and services for students ages 10-21 with autism spectrum disorders, including Asperger's, ADHD, OCD, Tourettes, depression, anxiety, and various learning differences. Located in Washington, CT, this position is responsible for providing various level of support, instructions and supervision appropriate to each students' cognitive, emotional, social and psychological development based on an assessment of each students' abilities, strengths, potential and learning style.

  • Bachelor's Degree in related field preferred 
  • Connecticut Teacher's Certification in Special Education required 
  • Experience with Positive Behavioral Intervention and Support strategies preferred
  • Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm (includes one working weekend per month with compensating days off during the week)

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