Special Education Teacher -Lindens Program

Bancroft School | Mount Laurel, NJ


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Posted Date 9/12/2023
Expiration Date10/12/2023

Job Title: Special Education Teacher

Salary: Starting salary with 3 years of Special Education teaching experience, Bachelors Degree and Standard Certification is $69,000/yr. Salary is tiered based on experience and education.


Job Description

Are you a passionate educator with a unique, out-of-the-box teaching approach? Do you believe in crafting tailored educational journeys for children with diverse challenges? If you are ready to make a real impact on their lives, join our dedicated team as a Special Education Teacher at the Lindens Program at Bancroft!

As a Special Education Teacher, you will enjoy a flexible work environment that promotes work/life balance, while also being given the opportunity to collaborate with a multidisciplinary team to create a 1:1 personalized level of education for each student.

Empower Students Through Teachable Moments 

The Lindens Neurobehavioral Program is a highly effective residential treatment program for children living with severe autism, intellectual or developmental disabilities. Many of the children the Lindens’ supports also have coinciding behavioral health diagnoses and distinct medical needs. Families from across the country trust the Lindens Program to provide expert and progressive care for their child.

Bancroft’s transdisciplinary team of experts – including behavioral analysts, speech and occupational therapists, psychologists, teachers, and advanced nurse practitioners – work in partnership with the child and their family to build communication skills and increase independence – helping children with severe autism reconnect with family, school, friends and the community. 



  • Assess students' individual abilities and create Individualized Education Plans (IEPs)
  • Design and implement individualized student goals, utilizing curriculum and clinical resources
  • Develop and adapt creative, out-of-the-box teaching strategies to address each student's unique needs and abilities
  • Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team, including therapists, support staff, and other educators, to ensure a holistic approach to each child's tailored educational journey
  • Provide a flexible, nurturing learning environment that fosters students' personal growth and self-confidence
  • Maintain open communication with parents, guardians, and caregivers, involving them in their child's educational progress
  • Continuously evaluate and adjust instructional methods and strategies to optimize student learning and growth
  • Participate in ongoing professional development to stay current with best practices in special education


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Special Education 
  • Standard state certification in Special Education 
  • Strong ability to think outside the box and adapt teaching methods to meet individual student needs
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills
  • A deep commitment to creating a positive, inclusive learning environment for students with diverse challenges


For information about New Jersey certifications please visit the NJ DOE Licensing and Certification FAQ Website: https://www.nj.gov/education/license/faq.htm

Join our team of compassionate and innovative educators to help children achieve their full potential and embark on a unique, tailored educational journey. At Bancroft, we value work/life balance and the power of collaboration, ensuring our students receive the highest level of personalized care and education. Apply today to make a meaningful difference in the lives of these extraordinary individuals!


EEO Statement

Bancroft stands strong against racism and hate of all kinds and supports actions leading to respect, equality, fairness and peace. We advocate for and embrace an inclusive and just world. One world. For everyone. We work with heart, respect and collaboration. We are communicators, listeners, problem solvers, partners and collaborators. Bring your authentic self to our team.  

Bancroft is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and supports diversity, equity and inclusion in its hiring and employment practices, so that every team member can feel a true sense of belonging, and maximize their unique potential.  To this end, all applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

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