Advocates Head Teacher- The Darnell School in Hudson, Massachusetts
Promote the values,dreamsand potential of individuals with developmental disabilities through education and meaningful activities.
$7,000 Sign On Bonus
Opening for full-time Head Classroom Teacher (8am-4pm Mon-Fri)
221-day ABA school program serving students with autism and IDD
Located in Hudson, MA
Salary Range: $63k to $90k
Who we are at The Darnell School
Our mission is to teach, support and empower people with disabilities to live meaningful lives based on their needs and choices.
766 approved private school for students ages 9-22 with a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder, developmental disabilities and/or behavioral challenge.
Spacious classrooms are arranged to serve up to 6 students.
Highly trained and experienced staff using ABA strategies to attain long range quality of life outcomes.
Works in partnership with families on every aspect of their child’s growth and education.
The downtown area of Hudson affords students ample opportunities for community skill-building, relationship development and recreation.
Minimum Education Required
We are searching for a motivated and driven Head Teacher that enjoys working with students with autism and IDD and has a desire to contribute to their lives in positive ways.
We are looking for a passionate TEAM member who is committed to making a difference every day.
You will be responsible for up to six students in the class.
You will work closely as a team with the Behavior Specialist and Case Managers to conduct educational, behavioral, and vocational assessments, write and implement IEPs, monitor progress on IEP objectives.
You will work directly will students , supervise all classroom staff, collaborate with related service providers, and provide in-home parent training on a monthly basis.
Ideal candidates hold a Massachusetts license in Severe Special Ed K-12 , the ability to deliver instruction using the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis , experience in supervising classroom staff, and experience in serving students in community-based and vocational settings.
If you are ready to be a leader in the field of ABA and work in a supportive and collaborative environment, come join us!
Small class size (maximum 6 students)
Paid holidays, school vacations & flex time
Free supervision for those interested in pursuing BCBA certification
Health Care Plan
403b Immediate Match
Employee Assistance Program
Discounted rates with other companies such as BJ’s, AAA, etc.
*Sign on Bonus Conditions Apply
- Receive first half at 90 days of employment & second half at one year of employment.
Bachelor’s degree and enrolled in a Master’s program in Special Education, Applied Behavior Analysis, or related field
Be willing to pursue special education teacher certification or be eligible for DOE teacher certification in special education pursuant to the requirements of 603 CMR 44.00
Experience working with children with autism, developmental disabilities, or other behavioral challenges
Valid driver’s license and use of a reliable vehicle
Ability to perform all physical training requirements
HMEA, Inc is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the principles of affirmative action.
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Job Locations US-MA-Hudson
Minimum Education Required Bachelor's Degree
Job ID 2023-9845
Organization The Darnell School
Type Regular Full-Time
Number of Hours Per Week 40
Business Unit Children's Services