The Time of Wonder Early Learning Center seeks a full-time Special Education Teacher for our Integrated Preschool Classroom. Students in the classroom are ages 3-5, with up to four children having a special education diagnosis. The successful candidate will have experience with children with social communication and emotional regulation needs. Experience using visual supports, sensory supports, PECS and developing and monitoring individual instruction within the learning environment is desired. An ability to set clear limits, develop a therapeutic relationship and provide a high level of structure, consistency and support is required.
The position is year-round.
Among the duties are: planning and delivering instruction, implementing goals for Individual Education Plans, providing behavior management aligned with an integrated therapeutic model, creating and maintaining a classroom culture that supports the therapeutic model, and supervising Behavioral Health Professional’s assigned to their classrooms.
Candidates must have Maine State certification as Teacher of Exceptional Students (282) or be eligible for 282 certification. A letter of eligibility for 282 certification is required if less than professionally/provisionally certified.