Middle School Special Education Teacher/Math

Bellmawr School District | Bellmawr, NJ

Posted Date 5/04/2021
Expiration Date6/03/2021

Special Education Teacher




  1. Valid New Jersey Instructional Certificate and appropriate Special Education

        Endorsement or eligibility/ Subject Matter Specialization: Mathematics Grade 5-8

  1. Minimum experience as determined by the board.
  2. Demonstrated knowledge of effective teaching methods and ability to

       maintain a positive learning environment.

  1. Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  2. Required criminal history background check and proof of US citizenship or

       legal resident alien status.

  1. Pass a physical examination in accordance with statue and board policy.
  2. Is highly qualified in at least one of the following content areas: ELA.\

       Social Studies, Science, Math



                                       Current New Jersey Teacher of the Handicapped or Teacher of

                                       Students with Disabilities and K-5 Elementary Teacher


Reports to:                     Principal and/or Director of Special Services


Length of Contract:       10 month position


Job Goal:                      To provide an approved special education program and establish

                                       a class environment that fosters learning and personal growth;

                                       to help students to develop skills, attitudes and knowledge needed

                                       to provide good foundation for continued education; and to maintain

                                       good relationships with parents and other staff


Performance Responsibilities:


  • Provide instruction to classified students in accordance with each student’s individualized education program.


  • Develop lesson plans and instructional materials and provide individualized and small group instruction to meet the needs of each student.


  • Set specific objectives wherever possible in lesson preparation and weekly lesson plans and carry through presentation to effectively achieve these objectives.


  • Work cooperatively with general education teaching staff.


  • Establish and maintain standards of student behavior needed to provide an orderly, productive learning environment.


  • Maintain professional competence and continuous improvement through in-service education and other professional growth activities.


  • Communicate with parents through conferences and other means to inform them about the school program and to discuss student progress.


  • Identify student needs, and cooperate with other professional staff members in helping

      students solve health, behavior and learning problems.


  • Participate in curriculum development activities, faculty meetings and school level planning.


  • Uphold and enforce school rules, administrative regulations and board policy.


  • Perform other duties within the scope of his/her employment and certification as may

be assigned.





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