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West Springfield Public Schools TEACHER SPECIAL EDUCATION in West Springfield, Massachusetts

Elementary ABA Program Teacher West Springfield Public Schools We are looking for a teacher with experience teaching elementary students with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. These students are taught in a small sub-separate environment using the Discrete Trial teaching methodology. School location is to be determined at the start of the 2022-2023 school year. Qualifications: Moderate to Severe Special Needs DESE certification A strong background in working with students with Autism is preferred. SEI Endorsement As an Special Education Teacher, you would be in a classroom to support students with both group work and individually in our 1:1 or 2:1 student to staff ratio classroom In addition to working with students, there will be time devoted to training, meetings and student case management to best support the students we serve working with the BCBA and other staff professionals Implement teaching protocols and behavior support plans Work in a fast-paced educational environment Deliver student instruction using the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis Assist paraprofessionals in the implementation of student specific instructional programs. Oversee the recording and analyzing of data Provide case management Manage behavioral crisis and interventions Depending on grade level MCAS portfolios will be required and a solid knowledge of MCAS Portfolio development will be required (there is training on this) Salary: Per Unit A Contract Schedule: Full-time, Mon-Fri, 35 hours per week. This position is for 10 months, during the school year. Position Type: Full-time Positions Available: 2 Equal Opportunity Employer West Springfield Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Job Requirements At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred Bachelor degree preferred Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required Application Questions There are no application questions required for this job posting. Contact Information Mark Minnucci, Director of Special Services 11 Central Street West Springfield, Massachusetts 01089 Phone: 413-263-3298 Fax: 413-739-8748 Email: