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Teacher - Moderate Special Needs - DESE Licensed

Company: TrulyHired
Location: Fitchburg
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Inspiring. Meaningful. Rewarding. Fun.Join Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health! Are you an educational professional who wants to make a difference in the lives of children with special needs? If you have answered yes then we would like to hear from you!! The Devereux CAREs (Center for Autism Research and Education Services) School in Fitchburg, MA is a small private special education school that supports students ages 8- 22 with Autism Spectrum Disorders, developmental disabilities, dual diagnoses, and social skills deficits. Our primary goal is to teach functional and pro-social skills that can be easily generalized to the student's community and home. There is a strong emphasis on functional communication and skill acquisition using Applied Behavior Analysis and Positive Behavioral Interventions and Support. At The CARES School, students learn academic, social, daily living skills, independent living skills, community and vocational skill development.Teaching has its advantages As a Devereux teacher, you will work with other dedicated education professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:---Greater autonomy and flexibility with teaching plans; fewer state mandates---Assignment of a teacher's assistant to your classroom to help maintain the physical, emotional wellbeing and safety of all students---Unique programs that go beyond basic academic curriculum, such as: art therapy, animal care therapy, yoga, drama, life-skills and moreAbout Devereux Advanced Behavioral HealthDevereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives - by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.We employ more than 7,500 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.Our Culture, Our ExpectationsAt Devereux, we strive to incorporate servant leadership into our culture and every aspect of our organizational framework; from the delivery of quality services to individuals served, their families, and other stakeholders to the development and empowerment of our employees. We offer challenging and exciting work, and our supportive team environment creates an empowering and positive atmosphere. To be successful in our work environment, you will put the needs of others first, and will feel called to serve, and called to lead.Competitive Salary and BenefitsIn addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and wellness program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our health and wellness programs include medical (including medical care via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer tuition assistance, generous time-off and a 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, along with voluntary/employee paid vision, supplemental life and accident coverage to full-time employees.Click here to see why we are a great place to work: http://benefits.devereux.org.Keywords: special education teacher, SPED, teacher, school, education, behavioral health, children, middle school, elementary, high school, teachingher

  • Position Type:Full-time
  • Positions Available:1Job Categories :Classroom Teacher > ElementaryClassroom Teacher > Middle GradesSpecial Education > AutismSpecial Education > General Special EducationSpecial Education > Life SkillsLocation DescriptionDevereux Center for Autism Research & Education Services (CARES) is a day school for children along the autism spectrum. Learn more about us...Equal Opportunity EmployerDevereux is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.Job Requirements
    • Job Requirements---MASS DESE Certified;---Moderate disabilities preferred; ---Content certification considered.---Experience with Positive Behavioral Intervention and Support strategies required. --- At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred.
    • No experience required
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa requiredContact Information
      • Kimberly Moynahan , Human Resources Specialist
      • 60 Miles Road
      • Rutland,Massachusetts 01543-0219
        • Phone: 508.886.4746 x371
        • Email: click here

Keywords: TrulyHired, Nashua , Teacher - Moderate Special Needs - DESE Licensed, Education / Teaching , Fitchburg, New Hampshire

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