The Kindezi Schools
The Kindezi Schools is looking for a special education teacher for the 2018-2019 school year who has a heart for teaching students in small groups based on the individual needs of learners, developing strong relationships with students and their parents, and embracing leadership roles in the school. The Kindezi Schools is looking for an exceptional special education teacher for the 2018-2019 school year who is committed to teaching students of diverse needs and backgrounds in small groups (8 students being the maximum) to high expectation with the understanding that all students can learn at high levels understands students have individual and specific needs as learners and require differentiated instruction can deliver instruction that is engaging and rigorous,demonstrates strong classroom management skills with a repertoire of strategies for diverse behaviors value the development of strong relationships with students, their parents, and the community, and who willingly embrace leadership roles in the school.
Providing students with instructional materials that address individualized learning plans within established lesson plans.
Administers developmental testing programs, subject specific assessments, etc. for the purpose of assessing student competency levels and/or developing individual learning plans.
Advises parents and/or legal guardians of student progress for the purpose of communicating expectations; student’s achievements; developing methods for improvement and/or reinforcing classroom goals in the home environment.
Assesses student progress towards objectives, expectations, and/or goals
Collaborates with instructional staff, other school personnel, parents and a variety of community resources for the purpose of improving the overall quality of student outcomes
Demonstrates methods required to perform classroom and/or subject specific assignments for the purpose of providing an effective program that addressing individual student requirements.
Minimum of SRT4-Certification in Special Education AND ALL 5 of the Special Education Academic Content Areas (Math, Science, Social Studies, Reading and English) OR Passed the GACE Basic Skills Assessment or have exemption eligibility (ACT/SAT/GRE scores) and passed the Adapted Curriculum Special Education and the Special Education Academic Content Areas (Math, Science, Social Studies, Reading and English). Must hold the Georgia PSC issued Certificate of Eligibility if educator certification not issued in the state of Georgia.
Education: Bachelor’s Degree required with at least a 2.5 GPA
Fewer discipline problems due to more focus on learning
Ability to truly meet the needs of all learners
Focus on just teaching 1-2 subjects rather than teaching all subjects
Participation in the democratic leadership model; everyone has a voice that matters
More autonomy in the classroom
Opportunities for growth and development
Strong administrative and school support
Being a part of an innovative, dynamic, instructional movement
$45,000 – $58,000 based on teacher experience
How to Apply
Please visit our school website at www.kindezi.org to learn more about our school model.
Log onto http://www.kindezi.org/instructional-positions/ to complete an online teacher application.
Job Type: Full-time