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Allegany County

Jefferson School at Finan Center

IMMEDIATE OPENINGS!

Educational Assistant: (Autism Program)

 Substitute Teacher: (Autism and/or Special Education Program)


**Thank you for your interest in our organization! To view a list of our current/active job opportunities and to complete an application to be considered for a position please visit our website, www.sheppardpratt.org 

Unfortunately resumes are not considered in lieu of the completed application. 

 Please contact Human Resources at careers@sheppardpratt.org with any questions.**

Anne Arundel County

Hannah More at Millersville Elementary School

**Thank you for your interest in our organization! To view a list of our current job opportunities and to be considered for a position please visit our website, www.sheppardpratt.org.  Unfortunately resumes are not considered in lieu of the completed application.  Please contact Human Resources at careers@sheppardpratt.org with any questions.**

Hannah More at Severn River Middle School

IMMEDIATE OPENINGS!

-Speech Language Pathologist/CFY:
(support our Type II school programs for individuals with autism spectrum disorder and emotional disabilities)

*Thank you for your interest in our organization! To view a list of our current job opportunities and to be considered for a position please visit our website, www.sheppardpratt.org.  Unfortunately resumes are not considered in lieu of the completed application.  Please contact Human Resources at careers@sheppardpratt.org with any questions.**

Hannah More at Severna Park High School

**Thank you for your interest in our organization! To view a list of our current job opportunities and to be considered for a position please visit our website, www.sheppardpratt.org.  Unfortunately resumes are not considered in lieu of the completed application.  Please contact Human Resources at careers@sheppardpratt.org with any questions.**


High Road School of Anne Arundel County

Kennedy Krieger at Southern High School

The Forbush School at Anne Arundel

IMMEDIATE OPENING!

-Speech-Language Pathologist or CF:
(Part time Autism Program Position)

Thank you for your interest in our organization! To view a list of our current/active job opportunities and to be considered for a position please visit our website, www.sheppardpratt.org.  Unfortunately resumes are not considered in lieu of the completed application.  Please contact Human Resources at careers@sheppardpratt.org with any questions.

The Forbush School at Anne Arundel South

The Harbour School at Annapolis
Fiscal Coordinator: must be knowledgeable about Quickbooks, Excel, payroll operations.  Good salary and excellent benefits.  email resume to bredmon@harbourschool.org

The Pathways School - Anne Arundel

Baltimore City

Baltimore Academy

Baltimore Lab School

Currently, Baltimore Lab School does not have any openings for employment, however, we are growing!! Please feel free to email a cover letter and resume to our HR Manager, Holly Kelly at holly.kelly@baltimorelabschool.org should you feel you are a good fit for our community.  We are always interested in growing our applicant pool and contacts!


For more information visit our website     

www.baltimorelabschool.org

Baltimore Lab School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from qualified candidates regardless of age, race, color, sex/gender, national origin, citizenship status, religion, disability, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with the requirements of all federal, state, and local laws.



















































Gateway School

1:1 Instructional Assistant


Gateway School is seeking a full-time 1:1 instructional assistant for a medically fragile student with special communication needs related to autism spectrum disorder.

 

This position supports the classroom teacher in the implementation of communication, activities of daily living and academic and behavioral goals. 

 

Experience with data collection is required and training in applied behavior analysis is preferred.  Bachelor's degree in special education, early childhood, speech and hearing science or a related field is preferred.

 

Application Procedure

Interested candidates, please follow the instructions on our website at www.hasa.org, complete an application and email along with a resume, cover letter and information for three references to: dmccullen@hasa.org.

 

 

GATEWAY SCHOOL - SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER


Special education teacher needed for classroom of six students, grades K-3.

Position requires experience with school age children with speech/language and related disabilities and eligibility for MSDE Certification in Generic Special Education, Infants-Grade 3. 

Additional Requirements:  Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work independently in a deadline-oriented environment

Special education teacher needed for classroom of six students, grades K-3.

 Position requires experience with school age children with speech/language and related disabilities and eligibility for MSDE Certification in Generic Special Education, Infants-Grade 3. 

Additional Requirements:  Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work independently in a deadline-oriented environment.


Application Procedure

Interested candidates, please follow the instructions on our website at www.hasa.org, complete an application and email along with a resume, cover letter and information for three references to: dmccullen@hasa.org.

 


 




Kennedy Krieger School: Fairmount Campus

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST II (SCHOOLS FLOAT) (Job 1961)

$2,000 Hiring Incentive for a limited time!

The Occupational Therapist II will perform evaluations and subsequent planning, execution of therapy programs for children with neuromotor dysfunction, sensory integrative disorders and emotional disturbances. The occupational therapist will participate in intra-disciplinary and interdisciplinary training programs for staff, parents and community agencies.  The occupational therapist will be involved in the supervision of OT students, COTA’s and volunteers/ aides and maintain appropriate student records.  In addition, the OT II will develop and coordinate student and staff education programs within area of specialty and assure the continuity in education programs, demonstrating leadership and high level of expertise in their specialty area.  The OT II has the potential to participate in clinical research within specialty area.

Qualifications:

·       Baccalaureate Degree required, basic Masters Degree in Occupational Therapy (MA/MS) in OT preferred.

·       Three years licensed experience in Occupational Therapy with at least two years documented experience in area of specialty.

Apply online: https://jobs-kennedykrieger.icims.com/jobs/12088/occupational-therapist-ii-%28schools-float%29/login


Program Aide: (FAIRMOUNT LOWER/MIDDLE)

Description:  This staff member will support the teachers who serve a varied population of students with disabilities.  The staff member assists with the implementation of the program as outlined in the IEP of each student.  This staff member assists with adapting instruction that meets the individual academic, medical, developmental, and technological needs of the students. In accordance with the classroom assignment, this individual will provide 1:1 supervision and instruction to students in the classroom and during off-campus community-based instruction.

Qualifications: Every individual must meet No Child Left Behind Legislation standards for highly qualified staff as defined as any one of the following: 

1.) possession of an AA Degree, or

2.) completion of two years of college equivalence (minimum 48 credits), or

 3.)  a passing score on the state exam for highly qualified staff. 

To Apply:  Please use the following link to apply:

https://jobs-kennedykrieger.icims.com/jobs/intro

The KKI Department menu will list the specific campus where the opening exists.




Kennedy Krieger School: Greenspring Campus (L.E.A.P. Program)

Speech Language Pathologist (LEAP Program)

The Kennedy Krieger School's LEAP program (Life skills and Education for Students with Autism and other Pervasive Behavioral Challenges), has an exciting opportunity for a talented Speech Language Pathologist.  This 12 month program with smaller class size meets the needs of students diagnosed with severe communication and behavior disorders. 

 

The SLP will provide speech-language and communication services to most students in these programs through several models, including individual and small group settings.  Opportunities for working with AAC.

Please go to the KKI website to apply.

https://jobs-kennedykrieger.icims.com/jobs/11423/speech-language-pathologist-i-%28leap%29/job


BEHAVIOR RESOURCE ASSOCIATE (LEAP) [JOB ID 2170]

THIS POSITION IS PART TIME, 15 HOURS PER WEEK

This staff member supports classroom and Behavior Resource Specialist staff. 

  • Implement behavioral goals and objectives for individual students as stated in the IEP.

·       Respond to behavioral crises as part of school-wide crisis management procedures. Assist in the development and implementation of crisis management strategies, which requires knowledge of the range of disabilities treated in the school. 

·       Assist the Behavior Resource Specialist with the implementation and documentation of the behavior management system, including any specifically designed contracts or protocols, in concert with teaching

Kennedy Krieger School: Greenspring Campus (High School Program)

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST IV (HIGH SCHOOL) [Job ID 2158]

Overview

$3,500 Hiring Incentive for a limited time!

The Occupational Therapist IV for the High School will evaluate and subsequently plan and execute programs for children with neuro-motor, sensory integration, autism, developmental delay and emotional disturbances. The OT IV will work with and supervise occupational therapists and assistants and participate in intradisciplinary and interdisciplinary training programs for affiliating students, staff, and trainees.  The OT IV will consistently maintain appropriate student and department records.  Administrative supervisory responsibilities include ensuring compliance with departmental and organizational policies and procedures, performance appraisals, goals setting, progressive discipline, work/leave schedules and day-to-day workplace interventions and problem resolution.  Responsible for at least one specific clinical/research/administrative component within the Department.

Responsibilities:

  1. Will be responsible for at least one major clinical component including scheduling, development, program implementation and supervision, and quality assurance.
  2. Screen, evaluate and treat students per their IEP.
  3. Supervises fieldwork students, and occupational therapists and assistants.
  4. Maintains written documentation, including student reports, progress notes, billing and IEP documentation according to the procedures of the school and Maryland OT guidelines.
  5. Instructs parents and caregivers in home therapy techniques to encourage generalization of skills.
  6. Will participate in the interdisciplinary orientation and teaching programs of the school.
  7. Assists in the development of school documentation, clinical policies and procedures specific to program areas
  8. Assists in the care and maintenance of department equipment and supplies.
  9. Participates in the planning and executing programs for personal and professional growth and development.

Qualifications:

  • Baccalaureate Degree minimum or a basic Masters in Occupational Therapy (MA/MS in OT preferred)
  • Five years licensed experience in Occupational Therapy is required Experience in pediatrics and school based treatment preferred but not required. 
Apply Online: https://jobs-kennedykrieger.icims.com/jobs/12298/occupational-therapist-iv-%28high-school%29/job

Maryland School for the Blind

Speech Language Pathologist

SUMMARY:  With supervision, provides assessment, treatment, and consultation for language, communication, and feeding impairments as a member of a trans-disciplinary team.

Essential Functions:

1.    Conducts speech/language and feeding assessments.                     

2.    Manages a clinical caseload scheduling students, providing treatment, maintaining records, and participates as a member of each student’s trans-disciplinary team.

3.    Provides consultation to staff, parents, and community based professionals.

4.    Monitors the implementation of program plans.

5.    Designs, fabricates as necessary, updates and monitors the use of augmentative communication systems and materials.

6.    Continues professional development and education.                                                               

Marginal Functions:

1.    Provides in service training.

2.    Supervises clinical students.

3.    Performs additional duties as assigned.

4.   Works together with the Speech/Language Department to meet the needs of the students, school and the department.

Work Schedule:  35 hours per week, Monday through Friday, with a daily one hour unpaid lunch.  Additional time and flextime scheduling may be required for job completion.  This position has an annual ten-month schedule and is benefits eligible.

Knowledge, skills and general abilities:

1. REQUIRED to be ASHA Certified or a clinical fellowship year candidate for certification by American Speech Language and Hearing Association. Must have licensure by Maryland State Board of Examiners in Speech-Language Pathology.

2. Comprehensive knowledge of speech/ language development and impairments, augmentative communication, oral motor function/dysfunction, and treatment and diagnostic techniques which meet professional standards of practice.

3. Comprehensive knowledge of disabling childhood conditions such as autism, intellectual disabilities, cerebral palsy, hearing impairment, traumatic injuries and learning disabilities and their impact on communication and feeding skills.

4. Must be an effective verbal communicator with good interpersonal skills.

5. Must have effective and accurate writing skills.

 

After the first year in this position, the employee is required to have:

1. General knowledge of: IEP System, types of adaptations and accommodations which can be used to meet student needs, MSB team process, behavior management, data collection, and visual impairment/blindness relative to communication development, assessment, and treatment, MSB policies and procedures.

2. General knowledge of IDEA regulations and service implications.

3. Basic knowledge to complete the daily requirements of the job.

 

- EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M/F -

To Apply:  Please visit our website www.marylandschoolfortheblind.org and click on careers.

St. Elizabeth School

Principal
Immediate, Permanent, Full-Time

Responsibilities: 

  • Provide leadership, organization, and coordination for the major plans and activities of the school
  • Provide oversight of day-to-day operations
  • Assure that the school is focused on its mission and goals
  • Ensure that the school is in compliance with policies approved by the Executive Director and the Board, and is in compliance with requirements of MSDE and other regulatory bodies.

Requirements: 
  • Masters or Doctoral degree in Special Education  
  • Maryland Advanced Professional Certificate in Special Education
  • Certification or an advanced degree in School Administration preferred
  • At least three years of successful experience in special education administration
  • Outstanding interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills
  • Ability to work with persons of diverse backgrounds
  • All candidates must pass a criminal background check and pre-employment drug screening



Special Education Teacher 
Full-Time Positions Available 

St. Elizabeth School is a nonpublic, special education school serving students grades 1 – 12, ages 6- 21 in an eleven-month program.  The School is seeking a Special Education Teacher to join our dynamic team for the SES elementary/middle school program.  

FUNCTION:  Prepare and implement lesson plans to teach special education students in elementary and middle school grades.    

REQUIREMENTS:  
Bachelor degree minimum.  Master level applicant preferred. 
K-12 special educator certification, or eligibility for certification. 
Prior experience is preferred.  
Must be creative, organized, and highly motivated with the ability to work independently as well as work with a team.  
All candidates must pass a criminal background check and a pre-employment drug screening, and possess a willingness to drive their own or School vehicle for School business.  

BENEFITS:  Include competitive salaries and comprehensive medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, as well as short/long term disability insurance, professional development budget, 403b retirement savings plan, and paid time off.  

Send resume and cover letter to:  
shayes@stelizabeth-school.org
Fax: 410-889-2356

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Classroom Assistant (Special Education)
Full-Time

Responsibilities
May serve as a teaching assistant, program assistant and/or one-to-one assistant. Assist with classroom preparation, organization, instruction, behavior management, and support of students throughout the school day to create a positive learning atmosphere.

Requirements
Bachelor’s Degree preferred; AA degree or equivalent credit count or successful completion of the ParaPro assessment acceptable; some experience with special populations preferred; successful completion of a drug screening and Criminal Background Check.

 

Benefits include competitive salaries and comprehensive medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, as well as short/long term disability insurance, professional development budget, 403b retirement savings plan, and paid time off.

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to:


Sue Hayes

St. Elizabeth School

801 Argonne Drive

Baltimore, MD 21218

shayes@stelizabeth-school.org

Fax: 410.889.2356

The Children's Guild, Inc., Baltimore Campus

Job Opportunities for the 2017-2018 school year:

Special Education teachers

Content high school teachers

Speech and language pathologist

Social Workers

Therapeutic Behavior Aides

Please complete an online application at  htpp://www.childrensguiild.org/employment

The Chimes School


 


Woodbourne School

Teacher(s), Substitute

Provide educational instruction through a variety of accepted teaching techniques while employing behavior management strategies that will ensure the effective and efficient implementation of assigned individual students’ IEPs.

In cooperation with other members of the school team, assess educational needs and the progress of assigned students. Provide instruction to assigned students in classes of expertise as assigned. Provide crisis intervention within the classroom setting and apply TCI or approved de-escalation techniques appropriate to the situation at hand; ask for assistance when warranted through appropriate procedures and keep other academic and clinical treatment staff appraised of inappropriate behaviors. Create a classroom climate that is positive and supportive for both learning and treatment. Ensure confidentiality regarding students is in compliance with all licensing agencies, company policy, COA and HIPAA guidelines.

Develop or assist in developing IEPs, test ability levels and coordinate meetings with other members of the IEP team where appropriate. Attend faculty/staff meetings, IEP staffings and participate in additional meetings and training sessions as required; understand and support the Nexus treatment philosophy and modalities.

Qualifications:

Remain current in the latest, accepted teaching techniques, and be able to tailor teaching techniques to meet the needs of emotionally and behaviorally challenged students within a residential setting.

Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in an educational discipline is required.

  • Active teacher’s licensure/certification required; specialization in the areas of EBD, LD, SED and TMH preferred.
  • 2 years previous teaching experience preferred
  •  dual-certification preferred



~  Additional Career Openings as of May 2017:

Foster Care Social Worker

Nurse RN - PRN

Direct Care Counselor

plus more...

Please visit our careers page: Nexus.Jobs

https://careers-nexustreatment.icims.com/jobs/search?ss=1&searchLocation=12781-12804-Baltimore



Baltimore County

Auburn School

Extended Day Teacher, grades K-8

Campus: Baltimore

School

The Auburn School is a private day school with a powerful social mission: Grow the social and academic potential of bright students with social and communication challenges. The Auburn School serves bright students with challenges in the areas of communication, social skills, pragmatic language, and organization. This includes students with Asperger’s syndrome/ASD, PDD-NOS, NVLD or ADHD.

Auburn currently serves elementary and middle school students and will grow to serve younger students with an early intervention pre-school model as well as 9th grade students. Our founding team includes highly distinguished national, state and local education leaders and professionals. Through significant outreach efforts, Auburn has already extensive support from key leaders in the Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia professional and education communities.

Position

We are actively recruiting for part-time extended day care teachers at our Baltimore Campus for the 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 school year.

Auburn School extended day teachers are passionate about helping students have fun and develop friendships. Extended day teachers work in a collaborative environment are responsible for planning and implementing engaging daily activities, helping students transition from school to after care, greeting parents and guardians at pick up time, and cleaning up and organizing the work space for the following day.  Extended Day hours are from 3:30pm to 6:00pm Monday through Thursday and Friday 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm.

Desired Qualifications

• Bachelors degree preferred

• College students actively pursuing degrees in education, social work, counseling, physical education or similar are welcome to apply

• Strong track record of successful teaching, child care and/or camp experience preferred

• Experience with Asperger’s syndrome, autism, ADHD and/or NVLD strongly preferred

• Experience with multisensory instruction and assistive learning technologies also helpful

• Experience with ABA and/or social skills training a plus

Compensation

• $12.00 per hour

Our Organization

The Auburn Schools is part of Capital Schools. Our mission is to change lives through leadership in education. As an organization, we are committed to the highest standards of program excellence and we seek to create national model programs. Programs established by our founder have received national recognition, honors, and awards from a wide range of groups including TIME magazine, the U.S. Department of Education, The Washington Post, and others. The Auburn School currently has three campuses open in Fairfax, VA, Silver Spring, MD and Baltimore, MD.

Application Procedure

Interested candidates, please e-mail a resume, cover letter and information for three references to: tcofield@theauburnschool.org  

The Auburn School is an equal opportunity employer.


Camp Director, Baltimore Campus

Camp Aristotle at The Auburn School is a unique summer camp program that offers full-day and half-day options for students in grades K-8. Camp Aristotle offers academic support for students with (ESY) Extended School Year and opportunities for creative arts, drama, cooking, team building games, science experiments, water play, and sports. Social skills development is also integrated throughout the program. Many students at Camp Aristotle experience challenges associated with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Syndrome, high functioning autism, anxiety-related disorders, and ADHD; however, not all campers have a formal diagnosis.

Position

The Camp Director will assume overall leadership in the development and management of summer camp for children with learning differences in the areas of socialization, pragmatic language and executive functions. We are seeking applicants who are passionate about helping students learn, have fun, develop friendships, and take risks. The Camp Director will model enthusiasm and creativity while leading a team of qualified individuals to create a unique camp experience for children. The position begins June 1, 2016, however an earlier start is ideal.  Camp Aristotle will run from July 2, 2017 to August 11, 2017; availability for all six weeks required, in addition to training and planning for orientation.

Responsibilities

The Camp Director will be responsible for the overall educational, financial and operational performance of camp. With support from the camp leadership team, the Camp Director will develop and implement all aspects of the camp program including:

§  Building relationships with parents, the community, and local leaders.

§  Developing, implementing and managing the camp program and aftercare.

§  Facilitating the academic program for students with Extended School Year (ESY).

§  Overseeing student recruitment and admissions to include marketing and outreach, information dissemination, interviews and acceptance decisions.

§  Recruiting and supervising all camp staff. 

§  Facilitating professional development.

§  Managing all day-to-day camp operational functions.

§  Managing the camp’s budget and monitoring expenditures.

Desired Qualifications

We are seeking experienced special educators/administrators/leaders with a proven track record of success leading schools or programs for students diagnosed with Asperger’s syndrome, autism spectrum disorder, or similar social and learning difficulties.   

§  Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree preferred.

§  Certification in Special Education required.

§  Experience working with bright children with social, self-regulation and executive function deficits and demonstrated exemplary success as a teacher, school leader and administrator.  

§  Collaborative leader with a  team approach with students, teachers, specialists and families

§  Strong written and verbal communication, conflict resolution and organization skills.

§  Strong professional development background and can plan for both the individualized and whole-group professional growth needs of camp staff.

§  Proven ability as a leader of instructional and non-instructional personnel and confidence leading renowned professionals in multiple disciplines (OT, teachers, behavior specialists, etc.)

§  Experience in social emotional development and social skills instruction.

§  Experience managing student recruitment and admissions processes. 

§  Strong general knowledge of special education services and programs available.

Compensation

Highly competitive and commensurate with experience.

Our Organization

Camp Aristotle at The Auburn School is part of Capital Schools. Our mission is to change lives through leadership in education. As an organization, we are committed to the highest standards of program excellence and we seek to create national model programs. The Auburn School currently has three campuses open in Fairfax, VA, Silver Spring, MD and Baltimore, MD.

Application Procedures

Please email a resume, cover letter and contact information for three references to: tcofield@theauburnschool.org.

The Auburn School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Summer Camp Instructional Assistants


Camp Aristotle at The Auburn School is a unique summer camp program that offers full-day and half-day options for students in grades K-8. Camp Aristotle offers an academically based curriculum in the morning and opportunities for creative arts, drama, cooking, team building games, science experiments, water play, and more in the afternoon. Social skills development is integrated throughout the curriculum. Many students at Camp Aristotle experience challenges associated with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Asperger's Syndrome, high functioning autism, anxiety-related disorders, and ADHD; however, not all campers have a formal diagnosis.


Position


We are seeking summer camp instructional assistants for our Baltimore Campus. Instructional Assistants will work in a collaborative environment with teachers and other related services providers. Responsibilities include supporting the teacher with planning and implementing daily lessons and activities based on weekly themes. Camp Aristotle will run from July 2, 2017  to August 11, 2017; availability for three to six weeks required, in addition to orientation dates in June.


Desired Qualifications


We are seeking applicants who are passionate about helping students learn, have fun, develop friendships, and take risks. Camp Aristotle is looking for enthusiastic, energetic, creative and qualified individuals who enjoy working with children.

  • Bachelor’s degree or coursework toward Bachelor’s preferred.
  • Track record of successful experience working with campers.
  • Experience with multisensory instruction and assistive learning technologies also helpful.
  • Strong behavior management skills. Experience with ABA and/or social skills training a plus.
  • Sound understanding of, and sensitivity to, children and adolescents with special learning needs.
  • Experience with Asperger’s syndrome, organizational issues, ADHD and/or NVLD preferred.
  • Commitment to professional excellence and collaboration with team members.
  • Enthusiastic about the opportunity to teach students with social and communication challenges.

Compensation


Highly competitive and commensurate with experience.


Our Organization


Camp Aristotle at The Auburn School is part of Capital Schools. Our mission is to change lives through leadership in education. As an organization, we are committed to the highest standards of program excellence and we seek to create national model programs. The Auburn School currently has three campuses open in Fairfax, VA, Silver Spring, MD and Baltimore, MD.


Application Procedure Interested candidates, please e-mail a resume, cover letter and information for three references to: tcofield@theauburnschool.org. The Auburn School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Camp Aristotle Summer Camp Teachers


Camp Aristotle at The Auburn School is a unique summer camp program that offers full-day and half-day options for students in grades K-8. Camp Aristotle offers an academically based curriculum in the morning and opportunities for creative arts, drama, cooking, team building games, science experiments, water play, and more in the afternoon. Social skills development is integrated throughout the curriculum. Many students at Camp Aristotle experience challenges associated with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Asperger's Syndrome, high functioning autism, anxiety-related disorders, and ADHD; however, not all campers have a formal diagnosis.


Position


We are seeking summer camp teachers for our Baltimore Campus. Teachers will work in a collaborative environment with assistants and other related services providers. Responsibilities include planning and implementing daily lessons and activities based on weekly themes. Camp Aristotle will run from July 2, 2017  to August 11, 2017; availability for three to six weeks required, in addition to orientation dates in June.


Desired Qualifications


We are seeking applicants who are passionate about helping students learn, have fun, develop friendships, and take risks. Camp Aristotle is looking for enthusiastic, energetic, creative and qualified individuals who enjoy working with children.

  • Bachelor’s degree required, Masters (or coursework toward Masters) preferred.
  • Track record of successful teaching and/or camp experience, especially with grades 6-8.
  • Experience with Asperger’s syndrome, autism, ADHD and/or NVLD strongly preferred.
  • Experience with multisensory instruction and assistive learning technologies also helpful.
  • Experience with ABA and/or social skills training a plus.

Compensation


Highly competitive and commensurate with experience.


Our Organization


Camp Aristotle at The Auburn School is part of Capital Schools. Our mission is to change lives through leadership in education. As an organization, we are committed to the highest standards of program excellence and we seek to create national model programs. The Auburn School currently has three campuses open in Fairfax, VA, Silver Spring, MD and Baltimore, MD.


Application Procedure Interested candidates, please e-mail a resume, cover letter and information for three references to: tcofield@theauburnschool.org. The Auburn School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.




Instructional Assistant, Full-time, 2017-2018 School Year


Position


We are actively recruiting a full-time instructional assistant for the current 2017-2018 school year at the Baltimore Campus. Auburn staff works in a collaborative environment to implement our unique, integrated academic and social curriculum in a highly professional work environment that brings teachers, occupational therapists, behaviorists and instructional assistants together on behalf of student success.  


School


The Auburn School is a private day school with a powerful social mission: Grow the social and academic potential of bright students with social and communication challenges. The Auburn School serves bright students with challenges in the areas of communication, social skills, pragmatic language, and organization. This includes students with Asperger’s syndrome/ASD, PDD-NOS, NVLD or ADHD. Auburn Instructional Assistants work in a collaborative environment to support the implementation our unique, integrated academic and social curriculum in a highly professional work environment that brings educators together on behalf of student success. Auburn, Baltimore currently serves kindergarten to eighth grade students. Our founding team includes highly distinguished national, state and local education leaders and professionals. Through significant outreach efforts, Auburn has already extensive support from key leaders in the Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia professional and education communities.


Desired Qualifications


1.       Bachelor’s degree preferred, Master’s degree a plus; Experience in special education K-8 preferred.


2.       A minimum of 2 years of classroom special education experience preferred.


3.       Sound understanding of, and sensitivity to, children and adolescents with special learning needs.


4.       Strong behavior management skills.


5.       Experience with Asperger’s syndrome, organizational issues, ADHD and/or NVLD preferred.


6.       Experience with differentiated and inquiry based instruction, multiage classrooms, positive behavior management, social thinking and learning, and assistive learning technologies preferred.


7.       Experience with the Understanding by Design curriculum framework is a plus.


8.       Commitment to professional excellence and collaboration with team members.


9.       Technologically adept.


10.    Enthusiastic about the opportunity to teach students with social and communication challenges.


Compensation and Benefits

  • Highly competitive compensation, commensurate with experience
  • Full benefits, including health, dental, retirement, life and disability insurance; full-time employees only.
  • Position is full-time from Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Our Organization


The Auburn Schools is part of Capital Schools. Our mission is to change lives through leadership in education. As an organization, we are committed to the highest standards of program excellence and we seek to create national model programs.


Application Procedure


Interested candidates, please e-mail a resume, cover letter, list of 3 references, and requested salary or hourly rate to: tcofield@theauburnschool.org.


The Auburn School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.




Elementary and Middle School Teachers, 2017-2018 School Year


Position


The Auburn School in Baltimore is actively recruiting full time teachers for the 2017-2018 academic year. Auburn staff works in a collaborative environment to implement our unique, integrated academic and social curriculum in a highly professional work environment that brings teachers, occupational therapists, behaviorists and instructional assistants together on behalf of student success.  


School


The Auburn School is a private day school with a powerful social mission: Grow the social and academic potential of bright students with social and communication challenges. The Auburn School serves bright students with challenges in the areas of communication, social skills, pragmatic language, and organization. This includes students with Asperger’s syndrome/ASD, PDD-NOS, NVLD or ADHD. Auburn teachers work in a collaborative environment to implement our unique, integrated academic and social curriculum in a highly professional work environment that brings teachers, social learning and occupational therapists, behaviorists and instructional assistants together on behalf of student success. Auburn, Baltimore currently serves kindergarten to eighth grade students. Our founding team includes highly distinguished national, state and local education leaders and professionals. Through significant outreach efforts, Auburn has already extensive support from key leaders in the Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia professional and education communities.


Desired Qualifications


·         Bachelor’s degree. Master’s degree preferred; Experience in special education K-8.


·         Certified in Special Education, or qualified for Conditional Certification.


·         A minimum of 2 years of classroom special education experience preferred.


·         Sound understanding of, and sensitivity to, children and adolescents with special learning needs.


·         Knowledge of Autism Spectrum Disorder, organizational challenges, ADHD and/or NVLD preferred.


·         Experience with differentiated and inquiry based instruction, multiage classrooms, positive behavior management, social learning, and assistive learning technologies preferred.


·         Experience with the Understanding by Design curriculum framework is a plus.


·         Ability to use classroom management strategies for successful large group activities.


·         Strong interpersonal skills, a good sense of humor, and flexibility are essential.


·         Record of success in previous positions as evidenced by excellent references.


·         Highly organized and detail oriented.


·         Commitment to professional excellence and collaboration with team members.


·         Technologically adept.


·         Enthusiastic about the opportunity to teach students with social and communication challenges.


Compensation and Benefits

  • Highly competitive compensation, commensurate with experience
  • Full benefits, including health, dental, retirement, life and disability insurance; full-time employees only.
  • Position is full-time Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Our Organization


The Auburn Schools is part of Capital Schools. Our mission is to change lives through leadership in education. As an organization, we are committed to the highest standards of program excellence and we seek to create national model programs.


Application Procedure Interested candidates, please e-mail a resume, cover letter and information for three references to: tcofield@theauburnschool.org. The Auburn School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Delrey School



Forbush School at Glyndon and Hannah More (2 campuses)

Current Openings:

~Assistant Behavior Specialist

~Educational Assistant


**Thank you for your interest in our organization! To view a full list of our current/active job opportunities and to submit an online application to be considered for a position please visit our website, www.sheppardpratt.org.  Unfortunately resumes are not considered in lieu of the completed application.  Please contact Human Resources at careers@sheppardpratt.org with any questions.**

Forbush School at Hunt Valley

We have an immediate opening for a full-time Speech-Language Pathologist. The position offers a $3,000.00 sign-on bonus! Clinical Fellows will also be considered. Feel free to contact the Recruiter, Kara Hildebrandt, directly if interested: khildebrandt@sheppardpratt.org


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High Road School of Baltimore County

Mann Residential School

**Thank you for your interest in our organization! To view a list of our current/active job opportunities and to complete an application to be considered for a position please visit our website, www.sheppardpratt.org.  Unfortunately resumes are not considered in lieu of the completed application.  Please contact Human Resources at careers@sheppardpratt.org with any questions.**

New Directions Academy

New Visions Academy of Baltimore

Strawbridge School

Special Education Teacher


CATEGORY OF EMPLOYMENT:
Salaried/Exempt

POSITION RESPONSIBLE TO:
Principal and Director of Education


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

1. Instruct individuals and groups at appropriate developmental levels and maintain a lesson plan book clearly defining efforts to provide for individual differences.
2.Establish and maintain a safe physical environment conducive to learning.
3.Plan and execute enrichment experiences such as field trips.
4..Write required reports/keep accurate and orderly records.
5.Work effectively with other staff members in the interdisciplinary setting to address students’ needs.
6.Participate effectively in Interdisciplinary Meetings, staff/teacher meetings, Admission, Review, and Dismissal Committee Meetings, Planning Conferences, in-service training programs, Faculty Meetings.
7.Provide guidance and direction to assigned Program Aide or Assistant Teacher, ensuring that the Program Aide or Assistant Teacher demonstrates a participating role within the classroom.
8.Expand on; adapt current curriculum programs to meet student needs.
9.Develop individualized education plans for all assigned students.
10.Implement school-wide behavior management system.
11.Share with other staff coverage for lunch periods, school trips and late bus duty and library.
12.Demonstrate applied knowledge of curriculum and the fundamental principles of psychology and human development.
13.Demonstrate familiarity with cultural patterns existing within a community that may affect the behavior of students.
14.Establish relationships with students on a group and individual basis, gaining their confidence and trust and imparting a sense of security.
15.Physically intervene and restrain students, male and female, as necessary.
16.Perform other professional duties, as requested.


QUALIFICATIONS:

1.Bachelors degree from an accredited college or university
2.Certificated by Maryland State Department of Education in special education, or in the process of having application for provisional certification reviewed by the Maryland State Department of Education Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
3.Able to work cooperatively with others.
4.Able to organize and plan the activities of Assistant Teachers, Program Aides, and 1:1 Aides.


OTHER:
Performance will be reviewed three (3) months after date of hire and yearly thereafter.

SALARY AND BENEFITS:
To be reviewed at time of employment interview



The Arrow Center for Education

Special Education Teacher positions available for Type I and Type III schools.  Standard Professional Certified teachers are preferred but candidates with Conditional Certifications, or who are eligible for a Conditional Certification will be given consideration.  Candidates should have experience working within a nonpublic setting and/or with students with emotional disabilities, and must be familiar with high school curricula.  Interested candidates should apply on-online and send their resumed to Emma Fulton at emma.fulton@arrow.org


Apply online at :https://arrow.applicantpro.com/jobs/594445-72597.html

The Arrow Center for Education Tangram

ARROW CENTER FOR EDUCATION TANGRAM is seeking applicants for both Full-Time and Part-Time BCBA positions

SUMMARY

The Arrow Center for Education – Tangram is seeking a BCBA to join our team in providing special education and related services to students diagnosed with autism. The BCBA will support students diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder and related disorders in reducing their demonstration of maladaptive behavior and increasing their demonstration of adaptive behaviors. This individual will assist staff and support students by implementing interventions based on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis. This individual will conduct observations and functional behavior assessments to determine problematic behaviors to target and use the findings to select and implement evidence-based interventions. Additionally, this individual will provide in-depth, hands on training to staff. The BCBA will work closely with the Principal, Diagnostic and Prescriptive Teacher, and classroom staff to identify and meet the needs of each student, maintain a safe environment, and cultivate a culture that supports student learning and growth.  Must have extensive knowledge the writing of Functional Behavior Assessments and Behavior Intervention Plans.

EDUCATION, LICENSURE and/or EXPERIENCE

Bachelor's Degree preferred, with at least three (3) years' experience working with children and families preferably in the special education field and one (1) year of progressive supervisory experience. In lieu of a Bachelor's Degree, at least five (5) years' experience working with children and families preferably in the special education field and two (2) years of progressive supervisory experience. Board Certified Behavior Analyst required.

Interested parties are encouraged to apply on-line and email their resume to Mark Rapaport at mark.rapaport@arrow.org

Please apply through the following link: 

Full-time Positionhttps://arrow.applicantpro.com/jobs/622671-72597.html

Part-time Positionhttps://arrow.applicantpro.com/jobs/659117-72597.html

The Harbour School at Baltimore
Fiscal Coordinator:   based at the Annapolis campus.  Must be knowledgeable about Quickbooks, Excel, payroll and non-profit fiscal management.  Good salary, excellent benefits.   email resume to:  bredmon@harbourschool.org

The Shafer Center for Early Intervention

The Shafer Center for Early Intervention in Owings Mills, Maryland is looking for highly motivated occupational therapist to join our school/pediatric clinic.The Shafer Center is committed to providing treatment to children on the autism spectrum ages 18 months through 12 years as well as support services to their families. We utilize a whole-child approach to therapy to maximize the potential of each child. Our interdisciplinary team includes speech-language pathologists, behavioral specialists, and special educators.

 Competitive salary and benefits, FT position available immediately.We believe in small caseloads and giving you the time you need with clients to make a meaningful difference in their lives. We strive to create a supportive work environment and an innovative and highly motivated team. Great opportunities for continuing education. Please email resumes to Christine.Accardo@ShaferCenter.com

The Trellis School

Clinical Director - BCBA

Trellis Services (http://trellisservices.com), one of the largest and most respected autism services organizations in Maryland, is looking for an exceptional ABA professional to join our team as the Clinical Director at The Trellis School, in Sparks, Maryland. This position is ideal for an experienced candidate ready to support BCBAs as well as lead the organization’s growth in Maryland.

  • Great leadership opportunity mentoring BCBAs
  • Develop and expand successful programs
  • Potential for expansion to new locations
  • Great schedule

The Clinical Director will oversee and coordinate the development and implementation of Trellis School behavioral programs. This leader will monitor behavior team members to ensure the administration of Functional Behavioral Assessments (FBA) and Behavior Intervention Plans (BIP), oversee staff training related to all aspects of behavior management, and ensure appropriate data collection systems for behavior goals.
Provide ongoing training for behavior team members regarding IEP development, data collection procedures, FBA's, BIP's and presentation of behavioral progress
Provide supervision for designated BCBA candidates in The Trellis School
Oversee day-to-day responsibilities of behavior staff
Implement school policies in collaboration with educational and related services team members
Partner with educational team to review students for intake and admission 

Qualifications

  • Board Certified Behavior Analyst required
  • Master's Degree
  • 5-7 years experience overseeing and coordinating development, implementation, and monitoring of behavior programs
  • Demonstrated expertise in team supervision, including performance management programs


The Trellis School is a non-public school designed to provide therapeutic interventions tailored to children with autism – serving 40 learners in grades PK to 8. The school's educational program is designed to build strong foundational communication, learner readiness, academic, and social skills in learners with autism and other language related disorders.

Trellis Services/Learn It Systems offers a competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits plans, including 401(k), personal time off, and paid holidays.

Trellis Services/Learn It Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates must be presently eligible to work in the United States.

For more information on employment opportunities, click on the link to visit our careers page:http://trellisservices.com/careers/job-opportunities/

 

Villa Maria School at Dulaney Valley

Youth in Transition School

Caroline County

Benedictine School

Enjoy a rewarding career with The Benedictine School

 

The Benedictine School is a non-public school located on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. We serve students with Autism, Intellectual Disabilities, or Multiple Disabilities. Since 1959 the School has provided comprehensive services for and changed lives for countless individuals and their families through its day and residential program. The mission of Benedictine School is “Helping Children and Adults with disabilities to achieve their greatest potential.”

 

The Benedictine School is continually growing and has several positions available to meet the needs of our students:

 

The Behavior Specialist supports children and adolescents with developmental disabilities by guiding and supporting the school team through use of effective behavior assessments, behavior strategies, positive behavioral support plans, data collection and analysis of behaviors.

The Education Assistant supports students who have developmental disabilities in the educational setting through all educational, vocational, and leisure activities.

The Speech Language Pathologist serves the communication development needs of students, within the total framework of the educational, vocational, social and daily living situations in which the student is expected to function. These services are most appropriately delivered through an interdisciplinary team process.

The Direct Support Professionals for School Residential Community supervises, supports and provides direction to children and adolescents with developmental disabilities, assisting them with daily living skills and during recreational activities.

 

Please see our website for more information and for links to apply www.benschool.org 

 


Carroll County

Silver Oak Academy

SILVER OAK ACADEMY
Silver Oak Academy is a division of Rite Of Passage, Inc. which is a nationally recognized academic, vocational and athletic residential program for at-risk teenage youth.  We are looking for career-minded individuals who enjoy working with and mentoring young people.  If you are looking for a rewarding career with the opportunity to make a positive difference in the lives of youth, we would like to hear from you!
 
TEACHERS (9-12)  in the following areas:
English with Reading Concentration
Math
Science
Special Education Teacher

Requirements:

Current Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) certification
Three or more years of successful classroom teaching experience
Related experience working with at risk youth preferred 
MSDE certifiable in Special Education strongly preferred

TO APPLY:

Interested candidates should send a letter of interest, a current resume, copy of current certifications, and salary requirements via email to:
Shelly Christensen, PHR
Human Resources Manager
schristensen@rop.com

Rite Of Passage supports a drug-free workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.

The Legacy School

Cecil County

High Road School of Cecil County
Currently hiring for Teachers and Teaching Assistants.  Please send resumes to:

Gary Hunt - ghunt@highroadschool.com 

Shorehaven School

Board Certified Behavior Analyst

Community based agency serving to meet the educational and residential needs of children identified as having autism, intellectual and/or multiple disabilities with behavioral complexities is seeking an experienced and dynamic Board Certified Behavior Analyst to join our expanding education team.

The BCBA will serve as an integral member of our multidisciplinary  team in providing consultation with staff and stakeholders, completing FBAs and other assessments, development of BIPs, completion of staff training and delivery of interventions in a highly supportive non-public school setting.

 A comprehensive description of all duties and responsibilities will be provided during the recruitment process.

 Essential Qualifications:

  1. Minimum of 21 years of age.
  2. Master’s degree in applied behavior analysis, psychology, education/ special education, or a related field.
  3. BCBA Certification required.
  4. Current license (ability to obtain a license) as a Behavior Analyst in Maryland.
  5. Three years of professionally relevant experience working with children with disabilities and who demonstrate severe behaviors.
  6. Competently interpret and facilitate compliance with local, State and Federal regulations.
  7. Appropriate Clearances.
  8. Valid driver's license with driving record acceptable to agency insurance standards.
  9. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  10. Exceptional business acumen.
  11. Expertise with group presentations and staff development.
  12. Ability to work effectively as a member of a group and/or individually.
  13. Competently complete assignments with minimal supervisory oversight.
  14. Adherence to deadlines, punctuality and attendance expectations.
  15. Proficiency with Microsoft Office Applications.


Submit resumes/credentials/vitae to:  

Dr. Janice L. Moore, Director   edudirector@shorehaveninc.com

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Integration Specialist 

Community based agency serving to meet the educational and residential needs of children identified as having autism, intellectual and/or multiple disabilities with behavioral complexities is seeking an experienced and dynamic Integration Specialist to join our expanding education team

The Integration Specialist will ensure the integration  between the education and residential programs.

Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:

·         Maintaining compliance with regulations relating to the implementation of the IEP in the residential setting.

·         Completing and maintaining documentation of the integration of the day and residential programs.

·         Scheduling IEP team meetings and reconvenes.

·         Coordinating and completing the distribution of documentation to families and partner agencies.

·         Collaborating with special education team members on program development and implementation.

·         Monitoring the implementation of IEP program goals and objectives in the residences.

·         Completing quarterly progress narratives and other essential reports.

·         Monitoring data collection.

·         Purposefully participating  during multidisciplinary team meetings.

 A comprehensive description of all duties and responsibilities will be provided during the recruitment process.

Submit resumes/credentials to:  
Dr. Janice L. Moore, Director   edudirector@shorehaveninc.com

Charles County

High Road School of Southern Maryland

Frederick County

Jefferson School

-SLP or CF (full-time or part-time) **position offers up to a $3k sign-on bonus!**


-Educational 1:1 Aide (full-time)





**Thank you for your interest in our organization! To view a list of our current/active job opportunities and to complete an application to be considered for a position please visit our website, www.sheppardpratt.org. Unfortunately resumes are not considered in lieu of the completed application. Please contact Human Resources at careers@sheppardpratt.org with any questions.**



Laurel Hall School in Frederick

Garrett County

Salem School

Harford County

High Road School of Harford County

The Arrow Center for Education Fair Meadows Campus

School Therapist


Therapists in our nonpublic setting play an integral part in the goal in meeting students with highly specialized behavioral and mental health needs where they are. Our therapists are part of an interdisciplinary team that treats the whole child, educationally, behaviorally, and clinically. Working in a small setting with students grades 6-12, therapists provide individual, group and family therapy, as well as serve as a liaison to psychiatric and community resources. The passion for helping children and families, combined with counseling skills, enables therapists to provide the foundation necessary for our students to reach their full potential.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING

Other duties may be assigned as necessary.
  • Directly facilitate group therapy and provide individual and family therapy.
  • Documentation of all clinical sessions and contacts by providing clinical notes through Maryland Online IEP
  • The provision of crisis intervention services to students and/or families during business hours as availability dictates.
  • Functioning as a treatment team member and attending all team conferences and meetings.
  • To facilitate in the development of all treatment goals, objectives, interventions, approaches, etc., as it relates to the IEP.
  • Documentation of billable sessions for Medical Assistance provided by the 1st of each month.
  • Case management of student's outside-agency providers.
  • Linkage to necessary resources in the community.
  • Drafts of Clinical Progress Reports will be submitted according to published due date.
  • Attends trainings and meetings as required.
  • Shares/transmits the mission and vision of Arrow Child & Family Ministries to staff and to students and families served.
  • Perform all duties within contract, state and federal regulations, Arrow policy, and COA standards.

Education, Licensure and/or Experience Required

Master's Degree in Social Work with LGSW or LCSW and at least one (1) year experience working with children and families preferably in a school setting. 

Interested candidates should apply at https://arrow.applicantpro.com/jobs/656475-72597.html
 and send resume to Casey Green at casey.green@arrow.org

The Arrow Center for Education Riverside

Special Education Teacher positions available for elementary school.  Standard Professional Certified teachers are preferred but candidates with Conditional Certifications, or who are eligible for a Conditional Certification will be given consideration.  Candidates should have experience working within a nonpublic setting and/or with students with autism.  Interested candidates are encouraged to apply on-line via the the link provided below and send their resume to Vicky Ciulla at vicky.ciulla@arrow.org.

Apply on-line at https://arrow.applicantpro.com/jobs/644703-72597.html

Howard County

High Road Academy

Linwood School
Thank you for your interest in Linwood School!  Please visit our website at www.linwoodcenter.org for current employment opportunities.

Phillips School - Laurel


School Year 2016-2017!

We are now accepting applications for next school year! Please see below for the list of open positions:

  • Teachers: Certified or eligible and exp working w/children with disabilities
  • 1:1 Dedicated Assistants: exp working w/children w/disabilities
  • Behavior Leads: Experience working with children with special needs, degree in related field
  • Behavior Managers: exp working w/children with disabilities, degree in related field
  • Part Time Speech and Language Therapist (SLP): certified and/or licensed with degree and exp working w/children w/disabilities.

School year starts mid August, apply soon and get on board!

Please send resumes to:
PHILLIPS School ~ Laurel
Attn: HR
8920 Whiskey Bottom Rd
Laurel, MD 20723
Fax: 301-470-1620
Email: Resumes.laurel@phillipsprograms.org

PHILLIPS Programs

Come see what PHILLIPS Programs is all about! PHILLIPS is a winner

of the Washington Post Excellence in Non Profit Management award.

We have blue ribbon schools and a nationally recognized community
services program.

PHILLIPS Programs is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Montgomery County

Auburn School



Community School of Maryland

Diener School

Assistant Teacher

We are currently seeking a full-time special educator to work in our Upper School (grades 3-5)  Our students have a wide range of abilities. Many of them have several challenges that impact learning including:

  • ADD or ADHD
  • Language Delays (expressive, receptive and processing)
  • Sensory Processing Disorders
  • Social Pragmatic Issues
  • Executive Functioning Challenges
  • Learning Disabilities

Job responsibilities include:

  • With the help of the Lead Teacher, planning and implementing lessons that are hands on/multi-sensory for small groups
  • Collaborating with teachers, therapists and other specialists
  • Implementing behavioral programs and sensory diets under the guidance of the lead teacher
  • Writing reports for student progress in your small group assignment
  • Assisting the lead teacher in  communicating with parents

Preferred: Bachelor's degree (or higher) in Special Education or a related field

School Profile:

The Diener School provides a developmental, educational, and therapeutic environment for students requiring smaller class sizes and individualized attention. Students will learn experientially, with much repetition, through a variety of multi-sensory, collaborative approaches. The cornerstone of The Diener School, the "Diener Pyramid of Learning for the Whole Child", provides our students with a holistic approach that promotes academics, cognitive functions, constructive social, language and sensory experiences and real life organizational skills. The faculty, in concert with experts in all disciplines will work collaboratively to create a nurturing yet challenging environment empowering children to think independently and have a strong sense of self and spirit. The Diener School's academic curriculum follows the Maryland State Voluntary Curriculum. Our therapeutic curriculum includes social skills, speech and language, sensory, movement and the arts. The Diener School believes strongly in the connection between movement and learning. We provide our students with daily movement including two days of fitness for health. During our fitness classes, our fitness instructor emphasizes skills such as visual motor coordination, motor planning, sensory activities and hand-eye coordination, through creative and fun activities! Our movement also includes sports skills such as lacrosse, t-ball, soccer, and basketball. Included in our fitness program are weekly yoga and dance. Our holistic curriculum incorporates all of the arts to provide our students the opportunities for creativity and reflection. . We seemlessly integrate our therapeutic strategies within this curriculum. Our therapists and academic tutors meet with teachers regularly to discuss academic goals, themes and lessons. Therapists are in classrooms each day, infusing sensory, language and motor exercises within our academic periods. Student to teacher ratio is typically 4:1, although sometimes smaller than that. Our classrooms generally have no more than 8 students, although our oldest class may enroll up to 12 students, depending on the students' needs.  Each classroom has a full time special education teacher and full time assistant in each room.

Forbush School at Oakmont - Upper School

Current Openings:

~Educational Assistant, full-time and part time positions available


**Thank you for your interest in our organization! To view a list of our current/active job opportunities and to complete an application to be considered for a position please visit our website, www.sheppardpratt.org.  Unfortunately resumes are not considered in lieu of the completed application.  Please contact Human Resources at careers@sheppardpratt.org with any questions.**

Ivymount Corporation - The Ivymount School

Join us in leading the way in Special Education! For over 50 years, Ivymount has been providing exceptional educational services to students with special needs. We are actively recruiting professional candidates for the 2016/17 school year. This is an exciting opportunity to join our team and make a difference in a child's life every day.
 
Please visit www.ivymount.org/employment for a complete list of our current openings. Interested candidates should complete our online application www.ivymount.org/apply.


Kennedy Krieger School: Montgomery County Campus

Program Aide: Montgomery County Campus

Description: This staff member will support the teachers who serve a varied population of students with disabilities.  The staff member assists with the implementation of the program as outlined in the IEP of each student. This staff member assists with adapting instruction that meets the individual academic, medical, developmental, and technological needs of the students.In accordance with the classroom assignment, this individual will provide 1:1 supervision and instruction to students in the classroom and during off-campus community-based instruction.

Qualifications: Every individual must meet No Child Left Behind Legislation standards for highly qualified staff as defined as any one of the following: 

1.) possession of an AA Degree, or

2.) completion of two years of college equivalence (minimum 48 credits), or

3.)  a passing score on the state exam for highly qualified staff. 

To Apply:  Please use the following link to apply:

https://jobs-kennedykrieger.icims.com/jobs/intro

The KKI Department menu will list the specific campus where the opening exists.



BEHAVIOR RESOURCE ASSOCIATE (Montgomery County) [JOB ID 2113]

This staff member supports classroom and Behavior Resource Specialist staff. 

  • Implement behavioral goals and objectives for individual students as stated in the IEP.

·       Respond to behavioral crises as part of school-wide crisis management procedures. Assist in the development and implementation of crisis management strategies, which requires knowledge of the range of disabilities treated in the school. 

·       Assist the Behavior Resource Specialist with the implementation and documentation of the behavior management system, including any specifically designed contracts or protocols, in concert with teaching staff and the members of the Mental Health team. 

  • Use appropriate documentation materials and maintain appropriate records on students, including home contacts. Review the collection of data for evaluation of effective classroom practice.
  • Work in classrooms to assist with functional behavioral assessments (FBA), protocol conception, implementation (including coordinating acquisition or development of materials necessary to implement protocols), and maintenance.

Qualifications:

  • Any one of the following: 
    • AA Degree, or
    • complete two years of college equivalence (minimum 48 credits), or
    • earn a passing score on the state exam for highly qualified staff.
  • A minimum of one year of previous experience with disabled population is required.

Apply Online:  https://jobs-kennedykrieger.icims.com/jobs/12244/behavior-resource-specialist-i-%28montgomery-county%29/job


KTS-The Katherine Thomas School

To apply for any of the following positions, go to www.ttlc.org and select the "Careers" tab, then Job Opportunities.


Open Positions:


Early Childhood Special Education Teacher

This private special education school that services students with language, learning, sensory motor disabilities and moderate to high functioning autism. This special education teacher position is for an early education classroom.  Responsibilities include: develop instruction following the Maryland State Curriculum, providing necessary accommodations to meet the individual student's needs, group, and program needs. This teacher should meet the individual student's needs by analyzing the development profile. Other responsibilities include but are not limited to: write and  implement IEPs, create a supportive learning environment, create partnerships with parents and school community, supervise teacher assistants, work collaboratively with team members, plus utilize technology and/or AAC devices to assist students in accessing curriculum and communication. Work hours are 8:30am to 4:15pm


Minimum Education and Experience:

Bachelors Degree in Special Education

Maryland Special Education Teaching Certificate in early childhood K-3

Experience with students on the Autism spectrum preferred

Other Skills and abilities: Team Oriented, Reliable, and a Professional Attitude


Social Worker

The Social Worker is responsible for providing psycho-educational and social-emotional services to students and families of students enrolled in KTS grades K-8. This includes: student counseling both group and individual , parent support groups, family system assessments, parent conferences, interdisciplinary team meetings, integration in to class room, liaison with community agencies, play therapy, and appropriate clinical record keeping to assure that school standards for clinical accountability/quality programming are upheld.

Experience and Skills:

Must hold a master's degree in social work or a related master’s level degree in a counseling program, and have an active license as a LCSW-C in the state of Maryland. Experience with educational agencies and interdisciplinary teams is preferred. Clinical experience in school counseling and/or play therapy is preferred. Experience with early childhood, developmental and behavioral approaches is required. Effective oral and written communication skills. Interpersonal skills that bring about effective communication and positive interactions with students. Knowledge base regarding LD and ASD school populations.


Occupational Therapist 

The Katherine Thomas School in Rockville, MD has openings for fulltime, 10 and 11 months Occupational Therapists. The Occupational Therapist evaluates and provides individual and group therapy as well as classroom integrative services. The OT works closely with the educational team to provide comprehensive services to students on caseload. Positions are available Pre K-12 for students with ASD and development disabilities such as sensory integration/modulation issues, motor planning difficulties, fine and gross motor delays, and visual-motor/perceptual deficits. The positions begin in August of 2017. PRN Outpatient opportunities are available immediately.

Must be a graduate of an accredited Occupational Therapy program; certified by the American Occupational Therapy Association; eligibility for Maryland licensure must be established prior to employment. Two to three years of pediatric and school experience is preferred; assistive technologies experience a plus.

Sign-on bonus, Competitive salary, and benefits package



Instructional Technology/Media Resource Specialist

The Katherine Thomas School in Rockville seeks to hire a full-time Instructional Technology/Media Resource Specialist for the 2017/2018 school year. Responsibilities include: overseeing and supporting staff in identifying and implementing educational and assistive technology, conducting staff development training, assisting staff with the integration of technology for instruction, identifying technology for individual student needs, overseeing the library and and maintenance of library materials.


Minimum Education and Experience:

A minimum of three years of experience working with students with special needs utilizing assistive technology and curricular technology to implement students' IEP accommodations and to support their access to the curriculum . A Bachelor's degree in related field is required

Exceptional salary and benefits package



2017-18 Curriculum/Testing Coordinator

The Katherine Thomas School in Rockville seeks to hire a full-time Curriculum /Testing Coordinator for the 2017/2018 school year. Responsibilities include: providing guidance and on-going support to teachers, demonstrating model lessons, preparing and providing in-service training, and overseeing and administering jurisdictional and internal assessment


Minimum Education and Experience:

Bachelor's degree in special education. Must be eligible for Maryland Special Education Certification. A minimum of 3 years teaching experience with students with learning disabilities, autism, intellectual disabilities, and/or other health impairments

Exceptional salary and benefits package


Occupational Therapist

The Outpatient Occupational Therapy Clinic and the Katherine Thomas School at TLC-The Treatment and Learning Centers in Rockville, MD has openings for full-time/part-time and PRN Occupational Therapists for afternoon, evening, and Saturday positions. The Occupation Therapist provides individual therapy, group therapy, consultation services, and diagnostic services for children with a variety of developmental delays which may include sensory integration/modulation issues, motor planning difficulties, fine-motor delays, gross-motor delays, and/or visual-motor and visual-perceptual deficits. Must have a graduate degree and Maryland OT Licensure














































 













 




























































































































 






 





















































 
































 








 





 






 

Lourie Center School

Special Educator:

All applicants must have at least a Bachelor's Degree in education-, psychology, human development or a related field-- Master's in Special Education Preferred. Applicants must have experience working with young children in a school setting (a plus if experience is with children with emotional disabilities). All applicants must have MSDE Teacher Certification or be eligible for certification through MSDE.

The Special Educator works in conjunction with classroom staff and a therapeutic team to support student's academic and therapeutic growth.

The Special Educator applicant must demonstrates knowledge of the nature and needs of exceptional children, normal developmental processes, curriculum development and programming, psychodynamic and behavioral management skills, psycho-educational assessment and special education record keeping and monitoring tools for children ages 4-10 years old. Show the ability to teach different subjects utilizing a variety of methods/approaches that address the individual's and groups' needs. Demonstrate a proven capacity to identify concerns and needs of parents of children with emotional and other developmental difficulties as part of an ongoing therapeutic process. Able to demonstrate skills in oral and written presentation of diagnostic findings, progress reports, anecdotal records, development of behavioral goals and objectives for individual educational plans, and weekly lesson plans. Additionally able to work effectively as a member of an interdisciplinary team by being open and responsive to other's input.


Teacher Assistant:

Teacher Assistant requires a minimum of a bachelor's degree in education, psychology or other related discipline. Basic knowledge of child development issues is required. Experience: Minimum of one year work experience with special needs children is required (i.e., camp counselor, child care work, college practicum experiences).

The Teacher Assistant works in conjunction with the classroom teacher and supports the classroom teacher with academic instruction, behavior management of the students and overall functioning of the classroom.All applicants must have at least a Bachelor's Degree in education, special education, psychology, human development or a related field. Applicants must have experience working with young children in a school setting (a plus if experience is with children with emotional disabilities).

The Teacher Assistant applicant must have the ability to relate positively and sensitively to the children of the program, support the classroom teacher in academics as well as behavior support. The applicant needs to be able to interact positively with all members of the school team. Special competence is important and a plus in identifying and managing the needs of children with disabilities.



Limited Part Time:

Music, Art, Health, PE Teacher
All applicants must have at least a Bachelor's Degree in education-, psychology, human development or a related field. Applicants must have experience working with young children in a school setting (a plus if experience is with children with emotional disabilities). All applicants must have MSDE  Teacher Certification with the content area of Music, Art, PE and/Health or be eligible for certification through MSDE.



Questions about the positions can be directed to Jane Mitchell, Recruiter, JMitchel@adventisthealthcare.com



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Marcia D. Smith School
Special Education Teacher:  Bachelor’s or Master’s degree (Special Education preferred), Must meet state certification requirements: A conditional Maryland Teacher’s Certificate, or a current Maryland Teacher certification in special education 6-adult.  The teacher will be responsible for daily education and supervision of students both in and outside the classroom. The teacher will also develop and coordinate individualized programming for each of the students and collaborate with related services.

Ridge School of Montgomery County

Special Education Teachers (Algebra, Geometry, Basic Science and Biology)  plans, develops, implements, and monitors individualized education programs, provides appropriate specialized educational instruction and works closely with general educators to ensure continuity of services for meeting the specific needs of students with disabilities. Manages student behavior, assesses and evaluates student achievement, and modifies instructional activities as required.

 

Requirements/qualifications: 

Bachelors Degree

Teacher Certificate

Experience working with special needs students

Knowledge of IEPs and education assessments

Teacher Assistants/Behavior Support supports the academic program and classroom teacher by implementing appropriate lesson plans and IEP/PEP goals.  Assist with classroom coverage when necessary through the proper implementation of teacher substitute plans.  Assist in the development and dissemination of special plans to help students remain in class and resolve conflicts.  Help to instruct small and large groups under direct supervision of classroom teacher. They will support the school wide behavior management system as it contributes to the critical success factors of the organization.  Demonstrate the knowledge of emotional disabilities and the ability to establish therapeutic relationships with students.  Administer effective and appropriate strategies during crisis intervention.  Exhibit flexibility and adapts quickly to changes when confronted with high levels of work stress.and a growing organization vital to the community).

Requirements/qualifications:

Bachelor's degree preferred or minimum 2 years experience in related field.

Ability to assist in classroom instruction in 6 - 12 grades.

Adapt to stressful, fast paced environment.

Demonstrate effective verbal and written communication skills.

Must be able to make decisions in volatile situations.

Ability to physically restrain students.

Basic computer skills, use of telephone, fax, copier and other basic office equipment necessary.

Work independently and meet assigned deadlines.

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Questions about the positions can be directed to Gene Williams, Interim Director of Education-gwillia2@ahm.com

EOE/Pre-employment drug screening and mandatory flu vaccine. We are a tobacco free campus.

The Echelon Academy
We are interviewing for a Certified Special Education Upper School Teacher w/IEP experience and a
Certified PE Teacher.

Please contact us at careers@echelonacademy.com.

Thank you,
Kelly

 

The Foundation School of Montgomery County

For information on employment opportunities please see our website at www.foundationschools.org

Please submit resumes and letters of interest to resumes@foundationschools.org

The Frost School

Immediate Openings!

-Educational Assistant (multiple full-time positions available)

-Special Education Teacher (autism program)


Apply now! www.sheppardpratt.org 





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The Pathways School - Edgewood

Prince George's County

Chelsea School


Forbush School at Prince George's County


Current Openings:

~Special Educators

~Speech-Language Pathologist or Clinical Fellow **Position offers a $3k sign-on-bonus!**

~Educational Assistant

~Substitute Educational Assistant


**To submit an online application and/or to learn more about special education careers with our organization please visit our website: http://www.sheppardpratt.org. Please feel free to contact careers@sheppardpratt.org with any questions.**

 Sheppard Pratt is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to an individual???s race, color, religion, sex, sexual preference, national origin, genetic information, age, veterans status, disability, or other protected class status. 

High Road Academy of Prince George's County

High Road School of Prince George's County

High Road Upper School of Prince George's County

Kennedy Krieger at Central High Schol

CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER I (Job ID 1368)

THIS IS A PART TIME, 16 HOURS PER WEEK POSITION.  CURRENTLY OFFERING A $2,500 SIGN ON BONUS FOR FULL TIME, LICENSED SOCIAL WORKERS. (PRORATED FOR PART TIME)

 

  • The Clinical Social Worker I:
    •  provides clinical social work services, including psychosocial assessment and treatment/interventions, to students and their families.
    • Serves as a social work role and training model to graduate social work/counseling trainees and interdisciplinary team members.
    • Develops Mental Health IEP goals and implements those goals as outlined.
    • Demonstrates a competent approach to crisis management including clinical and any necessary administrative follow-up.
    • Provides appropriate documentation according to departmental guidelines, including but not limited to required IEP documentation, progress notes, psychosocial assessments, works with teams to develop Functional Behavioral Assessments, Behavioral Intervention Plans, and reports for outside agencies.
    • Master’s degree from an accredited school of Social Work. Must be licensed in the State of Maryland, by the Board of Social Work Examiners, Maryland State Department of Health and Mental Hygiene as a Licensed Certified Social Worker-Clinical (L.C.S.W.-C.)
    • The Social Work candidate must have two years clinical experience through internships or job placements in the provision of services to children and adolescents with developmental, learning and/or emotional disabilities.



SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST  (CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL IN PG COUNTY) JOB ID  1784

THIS IS A PART TIME, 20 HOURS PER WEEK POSITION

FOR A LIMITED TIME, KENNEDY KRIEGER IS OFFERING A $2,500 SIGN ON BONUS FOR FULL TIME, CERTIFIED SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGISTS (PRORATED FOR PART TIME)

Located at Central High School in Prince Georges County, this 10-month program needs a capable CCC-SLP with experience in autism for a half-time position (20 hours/week). This program integrates students in special education into the public school instructional program to the greatest extent appropriate.  The SLP will assess, treat, and consult on behalf of students. Students’ needs will be met through classroom, individual, group, and co-treatment settings, in order to maximize function. The program combines educational and clinical services, yielding opportunities for collaboration to improve the lives of students with autism.

Our employees enjoy a richly diverse culture, collaboration within and across disciplines, and an innovative and inspiring work environment.  Kennedy Krieger offers an attractive benefits package and competitive salaries, including a $2,500 hiring incentive!

Qualifications:

  • Must have successfully completed Master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology, with related clinical requirements.
  •  Must have Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech Language Pathology granted by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Must be have or be eligible for Maryland State Licensure in Speech Language Pathology.
  • Must have experience working with children who have communication disorders.

Apply online:  https://jobs-kennedykrieger.icims.com/jobs/11922/speech-language-pathologist-part-time-%28pg-county-central-high-school%29/login


Qualifications:

At least three years experiences teaching student with emotional and developmental disabilities

12 years + teaching Biological Sciences

BS or Master's Degree in Biological Science

Certified with MSDE in Special Education /Content Area

The Village Academy of Maryland is located at 8601 Ashwood Drive, Capitol Heights, Maryland 20743. To get to the location off 495 take exit 15 towards 214 west. To apply for the position please visit the website at www.vacmd.org or call us at 301-336-1904 for more information.

 

Queen Anne's County

Sweet Bay Magnolia Academy (formly The McArdle Center)

Washington County

Cedar Ridge School


Special Education Middle/High School  Science Teacher
We are in need of a full time Teacher for our 2017-2018 school year to complete and carry out individual and group instructional planning for students that utilizes appropriate materials and activities to address each student's Individual Education Plan. Applicants must have Maryland teaching certification in Special Education or be eligible for certification and have Maryland teaching certification in  middle/high school Science  OR eligibility for certification.

To apply, please visit the following website:  www.cedarridgeministries.org
Under the tab "Employment" you will find information about applying along with an application you can download.  

Laurel Hall School

Oak Hill House School

Washington DC

The Episcopal Center for Children

Seeking Elementary Special Education Teacher


POSITION OVERVIEW

* provide instruction to students with various behavioral, social-emotional and learning challenges.

* demonstrate an ability to work collaboratively, communicate effectively, and employ various co-teaching methods.

* willing and capable of working within an multi-disciplinary clinical, behavioral management, related services and educational team.


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develops lesson plans/instructional materials and provides individualized and group instruction in order to meet the needs of each student as stated on the Individualized Education Plan (IEP)

  • Assesses the progress of students on a regular basis utilizing tests, curriculum measurements and observation skills and/or modified-adapted assessment devices. 

  • Provides progress reports as required.

  • Conducts educational assessments.

  • Serves as a member of the school IEP Team.

  • Assists in the planning, writing and development of student IEPs.

  • Facilitates the implementation of special education services.

  • Assists in organizing and implementing a continuum of appropriate service delivery options for students with disabilities.

  • Plans collaboratively within the students' therapy team and provides consultation and support to the team regarding implementation of IEPs, reasonable modification, etc.

  • Works collaboratively with the Director of Education in the implementation of IEPs and access to the general education curriculum.

  • Familiarity with Special Education Data System (SEDS)/EasyIEP.

  • Consults and confers regularly with Therapy Team regarding the educational, social, physical or emotional goals and objectives of students.

  • Consults with the Director of Education regarding equipment and instructional strategies appropriate for students with disabilities.

  • Supervises teacher assistants/Para-Educators supporting the instruction of students with disabilities.

  • Remains knowledgeable of current trends and best practices in the field of special education.

  • Communicates with parents through conferences, IEP Team meetings, and other means to discuss student’s progress and the IEP.

  • Maintains accurate, complete and correct records and case files, as required by program regulations, ECC policies and federal, state and local laws.

  • Attends and actively participates in staff/faculty meetings and staff development priorities. 

  • Works collaboratively with the Director of Education with input regarding the planning of instructional goals, objectives and methods of instruction for students with disabilities.

  • Improves his/her own professional growth through an on-going program of reading, workshops, seminars, in service activities conferences and/or advanced coursework at universities, colleges, institutions of higher education.

  • Employs instructional technology hardware such as document cameras, presenters, and Smart Boards when provided.

  • Observes and assesses student behavior to establish and maintain discipline in the classroom conducive to effective learning.

  • Takes all necessary safety precautions to protect students and materials of instruction.

  • Communicates with students when academic and behavioral problems arise, and exchanges information regarding appropriate behavior in the learning environment.

  • When appropriate, collaboratively conducts Functional Behavioral Assessments (FBA) and develops Behavioral Intervention Plans (BIP).

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree required. Concentration or advanced degree in education preferred.

  • Eligability for teacher certification in Special Education as required by OSSE.

  • DC OSSE teacher license eligible. Licensed preferred.

  • Excellent writing, organization and interpersonal skills.

  • Demonstrated leadership skills as a member of a multi-disciplinary assessment team.

  • Ability to use technology, (laptops, desktops, specialized assessment and data analysis software).

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with diverse populations.

  • Ability to effectively communicate with diverse communities and develop outreach strategies to encourage parental involvement in student learning.

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively engage diverse parents/guardians with varied communication styles, levels of skill and experience to support their child’s education experience.

  • Ability to employ a variety of teaching styles to respond to the needs of diverse learners.

  • Familiarity or experience with use instructional technology hardware such as document cameras, presenters, and Smart Boards.

  • Demonstrated proficiency with business technology applications (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite -Word, Excel, Google Documents, Google Apps, Google Classroom). 

  • Demonstrated knowledge of special education regulations (Federal and State) and current trends/research in the field for accelerated achievement of students with disabilities.