Special Education Teacher in Havertown, PA at Child Guidance Resource Centers, Inc.

Date Posted: 7/21/2020

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Job Description

Child Guidance Resource Centers has a current opening for a full-time 10-month Special Education Teacher in our Elementary Education Services (EES) Department in Havertown, PA.  

We are seeking a PA State Certified Special Education Teacher interested in becoming a part of a school team that truly makes a difference in young people's lives.  

As a Special Education Teacher you will work in an elementary emotional support private school setting. The classrooms ratio is 1:5. The Special Education Teacher provides a nurturing environment for children to learn pro-social skills. The teacher is responsible for the implementation of the Individual Education Plan (IEP)/Comprehensive Evaluation Report (CER) for each special education and/or socially emotionally disturbed child in CGRC’s Early Childhood Services.  

Our Elementary Education Services specializes in helping children develop the emotional, social, academic and behavioral skills necessary to thrive in a classroom setting. Our dynamic, team-oriented school provides teachers with the flexibility in instructional development and implementation, encourages creativity in effectively meeting each student's individualized needs and is supportive and encouraging in both personal and professional development. You will also enjoy the benefits of a close team collaboration, Lead Teacher support and guidance and a solution-driven environment that promotes respect and compassion.  

At CGRC, you can enjoy a relaxed working environment with flexible work schedules that allow for a healthy work-life balance. We encourage and support staff career development and there are always opportunities for you to learn and grow within the organization. We have a competitive compensation package and offer generous time off and benefits for staff. You and your family can also enjoy discounts and offers through our Tickets at Work Program. CGRC is an eligible employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.   

Requirements:    

  • Bachelors Degree in special education or early childhood education and PA State certification in special education.   
  • Two (2) years teaching experience or two (2) years’ experience working with children and social and emotional needs preferred  
  • Knowledge of special education law and procedures for the state of Pennsylvania.   
  • Knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices for young children, including knowledge of behavior modification techniques as well as standard testing and assessment materials.   
  • Hours: Monday to Friday, 8am-4pm.     

Child Guidance Resource Centers is an Equal Opportunity Employer