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Special Education Teacher (English/Social Studies)

Title
Special Education Teacher (English/Social Studies)
Location
275 West Side Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07305
Description
Provide in-class support for classified students in grades 9-12 in inclusion classes for English and social studies, primarily, and others, as assigned. Ideal candidates able to demonstrate strong ELA and/or social studies knowledge, motivate students to persevere in improving their reading, writing, researching, speaking, and listening skills, and support students' social-emotional well-being and development. Collaborate with content area teachers to differentiate and modify instructional approaches and materials, including lesson plans, assignments, quizzes, etc., according to students' IEPs, in remote, blended, and/or in-person settings. Inclusion classes have no more than 20 students total.

Our goals at UACHS are to provide:

A challenging learning environment where students can achieve academic excellence;
A safe, nurturing environment that encourages students to develop and interact;
An environment where students develop confidence to take risks, set goals, and become leaders;
A commitment to the professional development of teachers, staff, faculty and administrators;
A standard where students act responsibly and have respect for themselves, their school, and their community.
Benefits
NJ Teacher Pension Annuity Fund, Vision, Dental, Prescription, & Health Benefits. Opportunities for tuition remission for masters-level graduate courses at New Jersey City University available.
Requirements
Position begins late August 2021. Candidates must hold at least a NJ Certificate of Eligibility for Teacher of Students with Disabilities; dual certification in English or Social Studies preferred. Please send screenshot of certification status from NJDOE website. Out-of-state candidates must have already initiated the reciprocity process with the NJDOE and submit screenshot of status from NJDOE website to be considered.
Start Date
09/01/21
Contact Susan Chenelle
Phone: (201) 200-3200
Fax: (201) 200-3262
schenelle@uachs.org
275 West Side Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07305