Teacher of the Deaf (Nesconset)

CLEARY SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF IS SEEKING TO FILL THE FOLLOWING POSITION:

 TEACHER OF THE DEAF

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • NY State Certified Teacher of the Deaf
  • Knowledge of American Sign Language
  • Knowledgeable in strategies used in a Listening and Spoken Language Program
  • Experience working with students who are deaf and/or deaf with disabilities

 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Creates a safe and positive educational environment conducive to learning utilizing best practices including behavior management strategies appropriate for Elementary students
  • Designs and carries out lesson plans in order to achieve the goals stated in each students’ Individualized Education Plan and incorporating NYS Common Core Standards
  • The class is housed in an East Islip Elementary School, with mainstreaming opportunities
  • Employs instructional methods and materials most appropriate to the age and cognitive level of the students enhanced with data-driven instruction; knowledge of ABA strategies a plus
  • Provides direction to classroom teacher assistant
  • Works and communicates effectively with families
  • Records, reports, and interprets the behavior and progress of students, making necessary program modifications
  • Carries out all educational and therapeutic programs including lifting, moving and positioning of students
  • Participates in various teacher-related meetings and in-service sessions
  • Communicates effectively with related staff personnel to ensure collaboration amongst all
  • Designs and implements Individualized Education Plans
  • Writes reports and participates in CSE meetings
  • Performs any other tasks deemed necessary by administration
  • Position available for 2018-2019 Academic School year

 

Please submit your resume via email to: jobs@clearyschool.org or via Fax: 631-588-0016.