Job Title: Special Education Teacher
Location: Waterville, Maine
Job Type: Full-Time
Soliant is a dedicated and inclusive educational contracted company working with a school located in Maine, committed to providing a nurturing and supportive learning environment for students of all abilities. We are seeking a passionate and qualified Special Education Teacher to join our team and help us ensure that every student receives the personalized support they need to succeed academically and socially.
As a Special Education Teacher, you will play a vital role in creating an inclusive and accessible learning environment for students with diverse learning needs. You will collaborate with general education teachers, support staff, and parents to develop and implement Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) that meet the unique needs of each student. Your dedication and expertise will help our students overcome challenges and achieve their full potential.
Assessment and Individualized Planning: Conduct assessments to identify students' strengths and areas of need. Develop and implement Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) in collaboration with parents, special education team members, and general education teachers.
Instruction: Provide specialized instruction to students in accordance with their IEPs. Differentiate instruction to accommodate various learning styles and abilities. Utilize evidence-based teaching strategies and resources to support student growth.
Data Monitoring: Regularly collect and analyze data to assess student progress and adjust instruction accordingly. Keep accurate records of student performance and progress towards IEP goals.
Collaboration: Collaborate with general education teachers, support staff, and parents to ensure a cohesive and inclusive learning experience for all students. Attend IEP meetings and provide input on student progress and goals.
Behavioral Support: Implement behavior management strategies and interventions to support students with challenging behaviors. Foster a positive and respectful classroom environment.
Professional Development: Stay current with best practices and research in the field of special education. Participate in professional development opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge.
Compliance: Ensure compliance with all federal and state laws and regulations related to special education services. Maintain accurate and up-to-date documentation for each student.
- Bachelor's degree in Special Education or a related field (Master's degree preferred).
- Valid Maine Special Education Teaching certification.
- Strong understanding of special education laws, regulations, and best practices.
- Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
- Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for working with students with diverse learning needs.
- Ability to adapt instruction to meet the unique needs of each student.
- Competitive salary
- Health, dental, and vision insurance
- Professional development opportunities
- Supportive and collaborative work environment
- Retirement plan options
How to Apply:
Interested candidates should submit their resume to [email protected] for immediate consideration. Candidates will be contacted within a 24 business hour window.
Soliant is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage candidates of all backgrounds and abilities to apply.
Join our team and make a meaningful difference in the lives of students with diverse learning needs in Maine!
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
- Competitive Salary
- Weekly Paycheck
- Matching 401(k) Plan
- Extensive Medical Coverage
- Licensing Assistance
- Custom Housing
- Travel Assistance
- Professional Development Reimbursement