Lead Special Education Teacher – Middle School Math for September 2023

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About the Position

Key Responsibilities

The Special Education Teacher will teach and provide specialized math instruction to small groups of middle school students in Grades 6-8 using our multisensory math approach. In addition to developing curriculum and delivering instruction, the teacher will be responsible for assessing student learning, managing classroom routines and behavior, building relationships and communicating regularly with families, and collaborating with other faculty.


The ideal candidate will have expertise in working with students with language-based learning disabilities as well as deep mathematical content knowledge. We seek teachers who thrive in highly collaborative environments, who are reflective and committed to growth, who have strong communication skills, and who demonstrate a strong commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. Applicants must have math teaching experience and should have a Master’s degree in Special Education. We believe in investing in our employees’ development and aim to provide a supportive work environment characterized by thoughtful and generous feedback and opportunities for growth and advancement. The Shefa School is committed to the values of diversity, equity, and inclusion and ensuring a warm, welcoming, and nurturing environment for all. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We especially encourage candidates from historically underrepresented communities to apply.


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