Matheny is a special hospital and School for children and adults with medically complex developmental disabilities Matheny's mission is to provide exceptional care and an optimal quality of life for children and adults with special needs and medically complex developmental disabilities.
The Elementary Teacher in Secondary Setting APA Provides individualized instruction to meet the needs of students according to their IEP; Assists in the design, coordination, and implementation of a NJDOE approved instructional program. Reports to: Principal/Director of Education. Employment Status: Exempt
Designs lesson plans in accordance with the New Jersey Curriculum Standards and the students' IEP. Works as part of an interdisciplinary team to provide a consistent, high quality educational program which meets students' individual needs. Identifies needs of individual students through evaluation (formative and summative) consistent with New Jersey Curriculum Standards in order to foster realistic student-based outcomes. Completes documentation in accordance with school/department requirements. Compiles and maintains accurate student data and records according to school goals and objectives. Uses specialized student equipment and instructional methods effectively; Demonstrates an understanding of childhood development. Consults with other members of the IEP team to assemble information consistent with the needs and capabilities of each student; Integrates the most appropriate educational program into each student's overall program.
New Jersey Department of Education Teacher of the Handicapped Certificate.
Highly Qualified Status required for each content area taught.
Approved background check required from appropriate government agencies.
New Jersey Department of Education background check clearance or emergent hire approval required.
Location Matheny Medical and Educational Center
This position is currently accepting applications.