Special Education or Secondary Education Teacher
Company: The Menta Group
Posted on: September 10, 2018
Openings as of 12/7/2017 Special Education or Secondary Education Teacher Waukegan IL JobID: 799 Position Type: Special Education Teaching/Special Education Teaching Date Posted: 11/9/2017 Location: Menta Academy North,Waukegan, IL Closing Date: Until Filled Special Education Teacher LBS1 or Secondary Education Teacher in Waukegan, IL Due to increased student enrollment we are hiring teachers mid-school year December 2017 Graduates along with all other qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Menta Academy North, a Special Education Services school and an affiliate of The Menta Group--, is a K-12 grade therapeutic educational services program for special education students. Classrooms are designed to be active learning environments where young people have the opportunity to experience educational and behavioral success on a regular basis. The high school curriculum is intended to aid students in acquiring the knowledge and skills necessary to become eligible for post-secondary education and/or employment. As a Special Education Teacher at Menta Academy North You Will: Teach all subjects in a self-contained classroom Grade Level taught will depend upon the position for which you've applied. We may need you to be flexible in grade level during the school year. Provide a differentiated learning environment Work collaboratively with staff, including curriculum and clinical staff to yield positive results for the students Personalize learning Provide a social-emotional learning environment Have a classroom size of around 10 students with Paraprofessional support in the classroom. Qualifications: Professional Educator License in Special Education LBS1 PK-21 Or General High School Teaching Certification and ability to obtain the emergency special education certification Comprehensive training, experience, and mentoring in curriculum area Ability to teach a self-contained classroom within all basic instructional areas Ability to work a regular school day and the ability to work with youth with emotional/behavioral/academic difficulties Ability to be flexible, work in teams and creatively problem solve Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with demonstrated ability to speak and write clearly and persuasively Ability to learn quickly and to be effective in a fast-paced, dynamic, and team focused environment Employment is contingent upon a background check, employment physical and drug screen Bi-lingual applicants are encouraged to apply Pay and Benefits: Competitive Salary in-keeping with area standards. Medical, Dental, Vision Generous Paid Benefit Time-Off for Full-Time Employees 403 (b) Retirement Plan 10 Month Position with 12 Month Pay Pay for the right Reg-Ed Teacher to become SpEd Certified Apply at this website: Job ID 799 www.thementagroup.org/careers/apply Heather.Bakkenmenta.com O: (630) 906-7765 C: (630) 207-5296 F: (630) 907-0197 More About Menta Academy North Menta Academy North was established to positively impact the academic and social-emotional competencies of students referred to the program. Believing that all children have a right to quality educational services, SES programs maintain a no refusal, no suspension, no expulsion policy, an integrated focus on academic and social-emotional learning, and a continuum of learning and behavioral supports. Small class size, intensive clinical services, and a competently trained staff of educators combine to make this program a positive and dynamic place to learn. The emphasis is placed on teamwork and creativity to provide this positive environment for our students to excel. E.O.E. The Menta Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Menta Group ensures equal employment opportunities regardless of race, creed, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation or disability. The District has a policy of active recruitment of qualified minority teachers and non-certified employees. Any individual needing assistance in making application for any opening should contact the district office.
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