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Special Education Teacher - Summers Off 

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Shift Days  
Location PA CBHS Mapleton Schools  
Open Date 11/6/2017  
Req Number EDU-17-00397  
Description

Are you looking for a supportive teaching environment with low student-teacher ratios and the ability to make a significant impact on student outcomes? Do you want to join a multi-disciplinary team with a strengths-based approach, emphasizing applied behavior analysis and positive behavior supports?

If you answered YES to either of these questions, then consider joining Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Teaching Team!

As a Teacher at Devereux's Mapleton School in Malvern, PA, 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

· Classrooms equipped with SMART boards and educational learning supplies

· Unique programs that go beyond basic academic curriculum, such as: art therapy, drama, music, life-skills and more

Devereux's Mapleton Residential School provides education for students in grades K-12, and is specialized to serve individuals with Emotional Disturbances, Learning Disabilities, and Autism Spectrum Disorders. Our school typically enrolls up to 60 students. Our Teacher to Student ratio is a maximum 12:1, with one teaching assistant in each classroom. This is also a 41-week position with summers off! As a Teacher at Devereux, you will plan and implement effective instruction to assigned students by planning and preparing lesson plans, establishing a supportive learning environment, delivering instruction, assessing student progress, and providing guidance for support staff.

Still paying off student loans? Being employed as a Teacher at our Devereux School could make you eligible for the Teacher Loan Forgiveness Program! Click here for details: https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/teacher#is-the-school

Competitive Salary and Benefits

In 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, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer generous time-off policies and a 403(b) retirement plan, along with voluntary/employee paid vision, supplemental life and accident coverage to full-time employees.*

Click on the following link to see why we are a great place to work: http://learn.devereux.org/benefits.

About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Devereux 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. We employ more than 7,000 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.

Keywords: special education teacher, SPED, teacher, school, education, behavioral health, children, middle school, elementary, high school, teaching, private school, K-12

 
Position Requirements

Education & Experience: Bachelors degree with PA Special Education Certification. Elementary Ed Certification preferred as well. Experience as a Special Education Teacher strongly preferred.

Physical Requirements: Significant amounts of walking, sitting, and standing. Some lifting and/or managing resistance required related to applying physical intervention techniques – upwards of 75-100 lbs. or more. Some repetitive wrist/hand movements, normal hearing and vision. Occasional use of computers and office equipment. Occasional driving of Devereux vehicles for business purposes. Ability to meet 100% mastery of Safe and Positive Approaches (SPA) techniques.

 
Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt  
Job Summary Schedule for this position is: Monday-Friday. Projected start date for this position will be January 2018.



 
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About the Organization The employment policies of Devereux are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.
 
EOE Statement We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status.

Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug testing required. EOE  

This position is currently not accepting applications.

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