Special Education Teacher - Self Contained - Middle School

Gloucester City Board of Education | Gloucester City, NJ

Posted Date 4/26/2021
Expiration Date5/26/2021

*Please submit digital resume, cover letter, references and transcripts to dbangle@gcsd.k12.nj.us


  • Work to achieve New Jersey Learning Standards and district educational goals and objectives by promoting active learning in the classroom using board-adopted curriculum and other appropriate learning activities
  • Assesses abilities and capabilities of individual studentswith multiple data points for progress monitoring of IEP goals and objectives.
  • Flexible in specific methodologies to address specific needs to the individual learner. 
  • Identifies adaptations and modifications for students to access general education curriculum in both self-contained and general education setting
  • Effectively communicates with Case Manager, related services providers, building adminstration and families.
  • Maintain productive relationships with parents and other staff members
  • Identify studentneeds and cooperate with other professional staff members in differeniated instructional practices
  • Establish and maintain standards of student behavior needed to achieve a classroom climate conducive to learning
  • Plan class activities and lesson presentations that are age-appropriate for the class and meet the individual needs, interests and ability levels of students
  • Maintain professional competence and pursue continuous improvement through in-service education and other professional growth activities
  • Participate in school-level planning, faculty meetings/committees, and other school system groups
  • Make effective use of community resources to enhance the instructional program
  • Uphold and enforce school rules, administrative regulations and board policy
  • Perform other duties within the scope of employment and certification as may be assigned by district administration

 Requirements and Qualifications

  • NJ Teaching Certificate for teacher of the Handicapped, OR, NJ certification as Elementary Teacher with Teacher of Students with Disabilities endorsement 
  • Our 1:1 Technology initiative has created a paperless environment in which a strong technology background is required.
  • Experience with ABA, CBI and VB-Mapp methodologies
  • Open to training with Handle w/Care or similar crisis prevention intervention training
  • Ability to provide direction and support to classroom teacher assistants.
  • Ability to maintain a positive learning environment
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Criminal history background check
  • Proof of US citizenship or legal resident alien status

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