This posting is for an in-person teaching position for the 2020-2021 school year.
Oakwood School in Northern Virginia is now accepting applications for teachers with appropriate training to serve Elementary to Middle School students with learning disabilities. Teacher licensure, eligibility for Provisional licensure, a graduate degree in Special Education or a related field is required. The Oakwood team-teaching model requires good communication and professional collaboration skills to provide the best educational experience for our students. A basic understanding of multi-sensory teaching methods, diverse learning styles, and specific strategies for teaching students with learning needs and dyslexia is required. Some training can be provided to a motivated candidate.
An appropriate candidate will also demonstrate positive classroom management techniques for students with attentional issues, processing challenges, dysgraphia, and language-based learning disabilities. Oakwood School is dedicated to helping each child reach his/her potential. While our mission is serious and requires commitment, our warm, nurturing environment provides the support to enable our staff to make a difference in the lives of children.
Willingness to get a Background Check
VA State Teaching License, Endorsement in Special Education
Masters Degree preferred
About Oakwood School
Oakwood School is a private 1st-8th grade, co-ed day school for bright students with learning differences. Oakwood School provides a multisensory educational program in which students with learning differences are guided to achieve their unique academic and social potential in a nurturing community environment