Franciscan Hospital for Children Special Education Teacher in Brighton, Massachusetts
Special Education Teacher
Kennedy Day School Program
Kennedy Day School is a special education day program serving students, ages 3 to 22, with significant and complex challenges, including communication, developmental, health, hearing, learning, mobility, neurological, physical, sensory and vision service needs. The School offers a highly collaborative, interdisciplinary team approach with adapted physical education, assistive technology, audiology, augmentative communication, family resources, feeding team, music therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, psychology, reading services, recreation, speech & language therapy, vision services and vocational- community learning.
Special Educators coordinate the development and implementation of each student's Individualized Education Program (IEP) plan, working with families and other team members to identify goals, strategies and methodologies for positive and meaningful learning outcomes. Emphasis is placed on effective communication and relevant documentation, consistent with evidence-based practice. Responsibilities include active participation in all student learning and care activities, both on campus and in the community.
Bachelor's Degree Required; Master of Education preferred; valid and current Massachusetts licensure as a Teacher of Students with Severe (Intensive) and/or Moderate Disabilities.