Seeking Outstanding K-4 Special Education Teachers - APPLY NOW!

Job Type

Full Time




540 Orange Street
United States


Special Education Teacher


  • Exemplify, advocate and operationalize the mission, vision and core values of the school
  • Teach and reinforce all school-wide expectations, systems, and routines
  • Create and/or implement rigorous lesson plans, with clear and measurable objectives
  • Provide in-class and/or out of class instruction per students’ IEPs
  • Modify and create rigorous lesson plans that accommodate various learning styles and needs of special education students and support high academic achievement
  • Develop flexible groups for students within individual classes in collaboration with classroom teachers
  • Confer with parents, administrators, testing specialists, social workers, and professionals to develop and implement IEPs designed to promote students‘ academic, physical, and social development
  • Communicate with students and families regularly to discuss student progress
  • Complete administrative responsibilities in a timely manner

Qualifications and Certifications

  • New Jersey Students with Disabilities teacher certification
  • Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred
  • Firm belief in the ability of all students to achieve at high levels, and high expectations for low-income children to become college ready and attend selective universities
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience teaching special education students
  • Experience teaching in an urban environment, with demonstrated quantifiable and objective student performance gains that surpass state or local averages
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in a team, especially with parents and community members
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Detail oriented, with excellent organization skills
  • Self-reflective and analytical problem solver
  • Openness to feedback, willingness to take personal responsibility, and a desire to learn from others
  • Unwavering in pursuit of excellence even in the face of difficult opposition and challenges

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

Application Process: Candidates wishing to apply should send a resume and cover letter explaining the basis of their interest and relevant experience to