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Special Education Teacher Opening Near Denver, CO

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Bilingual Therapies Denver , CO 80208

Posted 2 months ago

Special Education Teacher Opening near Denver, CO

Bilingual Therapies is in search of a special education teacher to fill a position in a school district located near Denver, Colorado. This is an immediate opening and the contract is for the remainder of the school year. Interviews are being scheduled now.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Participate as a member of the multi-disciplinary assessment team for initial and re-eligibility evaluations for students with a disability, or those suspected of having a disability. Participation may include, but is not limited to, reporting information on social, education, life skills and/or an emotional area.

  • Participate as a member of a school based problem solving team, as needed.

  • Assist the building IEP team to complete Functional Behavioral Analysis (FBA) as needed to develop a legally defensible Behavior Intervention Plan (BIP).

  • Provide individual and/or group counseling services to students with mental health or social/emotional difficulties (generally serving students with an identified disability or those "at-risk."

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Master's degree in School Social Work from an accredited college or university is required

  • Must have, or have the ability to obtain, a current Colorado Special Services License in School Social Work from the Colorado Department of Education

  • Knowledge and basic understanding of IDEA 2004, Exceptional Children's Education Act (ECEA Colorado) 2007, and laws of Family and Child required

  • Knowledge of current best practices in school-based prevention and early intervention strategies for students with mental health and/or social needs

If you would like to apply to this position, please email your resume to Amy.Gomez@bilingualtherapies.com or contact Amy Gomez if you have questions regarding this position.

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