Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Special Education Teacher for the Child & Adolescent Services – Education Program at Rutgers, University Behavioral Health Care.
The Special Education Teacher functions as a teacher for the Rutgers Day School Child Program providing therapeutic and special education services to children.
Plans and implements detailed lesson plans according to New Jersey State Learning Standards and student IEPs.
Attends IEP meetings and prepares written summaries of present levels of academic and behavioral performance.
Helps, implements and assists with the design and development of the classroom behavior management system.
Participates as a member of the interdisciplinary staff team implementing each child's treatment plan.
Works with related services including counseling, occupational and speech therapy, to develop individual interventions and strategies to support academic achievement.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Special Education, Psychology, or related discipline.
New Jersey State Certification of Teacher of the Handicapped or Teacher of Students with Disabilities.
New Jersey State Certification Elementary Teacher (PK-3, K-5, and K-6).
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Valid driver's license with clean driving record for outreach.
Experience with emotionally disturbed children.
Previous experience with children (3 1/2 – 21 years).
Fingerprinting is required at employee's expense, as required by NJ State Law.
Posting Number: 19ST1053
Location: Piscataway (RBHS)
Internal Number: 82419
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.