Raskob Learning Institute and Day School https://raskobinstitute.org/ is a non-profit, co-educational private school that serves students with learning differences. It is a dynamic learning and professional environment, and an exciting place for staff and students.
Raskob Day School is hiring for a Special Education Teacher, whom will provide instruction in all academic core subjects or in specific subjects to students with learning disabilities in a private, nonpublic school classroom. Develops curriculum, and develop quality differentiated instructions consistent with the mission and philosophy of both Raskob and Holy Names University.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF POSITION:
Develops and plans curriculum and lessons that follow CA State content standards and are individualized and differentiated to meet the needs of the students.
Delivers pedagogically sound instruction, using multi-sensory techniques for mixed grade and multi-level classrooms.
Engages students in direct, explicit instruction through small groups, whole, and individual settings.
Uses behavioral and classroom management skills and strategies that provide a safe learning environment for all students.
Supervises a teaching associate; provide direction and facilitate communication to create a positive working/learning environment.
Participates in professional development opportunities, such a as workshops, conferences and literature and discussions.
Design and administer assessments, and use collection to guide teaching, student learning outcomes, and updated progress reporting for individual students.
Develops, reviews, and presents updated progress reporting to families, students, allied professionals, and staff.
Works with administration to maintains regular parent communication with regard to academics, behaviors, and general class/subject area information.
Communicates regularly with parents, allied professionals, and colleagues via email, phone calls, and other school-related forms of communication.
Documents all conferences, phone calls, incident reports, and meeting interactions with students, families, and allied professionals.
Actively participates and attends special events including, Graduation, Open House, Back to School Night, Awards Night, Field Studies Week, and holiday performances, assemblies, and field trips.
Facilitates case management through direct communication between staff and families, allied professionals, and administration. Provides regular communication through emails, meetings, SSTs, and conferences.
Leads Parent-Teacher conferences, and acts as liaison for follow up and implementation of next steps.
QUALIFICIATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
California Mild/Moderate Education Specialist Credential, Level I, Level II; Preliminary or Clear Credential. Master's Degree in Special Education or related field desirable.
Minimum of two years experience, preferably lead teaching in a classroom setting, with students with learning differences.
Knowledge and experience in using best practice, research-based instruction, and remedial strategies for students with learning disabilities
TO APPLY: For consideration, applicants should submit a Holy Names University employment application with a cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information of professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Holy Names University (HNU) Holy Names University, a Catholic, liberal arts, coeducational university, emphasizes excellent teaching within a small class setting to a diverse student body. Located on 60 wooded acres overlooking San Francisco Bay, the site provides ready access to the cultural, business and educational resources of the San Francisco Bay Area. For more information about Holy Names University visit www.hnu.edu.
Holy Names University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome applications from the community, alumni and the general public. Members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
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Nestled in the Oakland, CA hills with a panoramic view of the San Francisco Bay, HNU is rooted in Catholic intellectual and spiritual traditions, empowering a diverse student body for leadership and service. Guided by the core values of the Sister of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary, HNU is a progressive, inclusive, and rigorous academic community offering a liberal arts and professional education. We prepare students to think critically and imaginatively, to understand and employ the veraious modes of knowledge, to communicate clearly and persuasively, and to promote the common good. Visit our website at www.hnu.edu to learn more about Holy Names University.