The Bard Early Colleges, tuition-free, satellite campuses of Bard
College operated through partnerships with public school systems,
are founded on the belief that many high-school-age students are
eager and ready for the intellectual challenges of a college
Employer Website: https://apply.interfolio.com/89015
Bard High School Early College - Manhattan, a partnership of Bard
College and the New York City Department of Education, invites
applications for a full-time staff position beginning Fall 2021.
BHSEC, a national model in the field of public school reform,
enables talented and highly motivated students to move in four
years from the ninth grade through the first two years of college,
earning an associate of arts (A.A.) degree from Bard College as
well as a high school diploma. The academic program emphasizes
small class size and a commitment to teaching a diverse student
body in a liberal arts environment.
BHSEC-M is seeking a licensed special education teacher to co-teach
in our program. The successful candidate will work with students,
families and teachers to accomplish the following responsibilities:
- Manage a caseload of students requiring ICT and related
- Co-teach in classrooms in multiple subject areas
- Collaborate with faculty to address needs of individual
students; design assignments and lessons; and provide
class-specific and discipline support for students.
- Assess students’ needs and identify learning issues for
- Provide direct services to students in one-on-one and small
- Write IEPs in collaboration with teachers and members of SIT
- Attend bi-weekly SIT meetings.
- Must have the willingness to work with faculty on inquiry
approaches to teaching and learning as well as special education
- Update records on SESIS if applicable
- Communicate regularly with families to keep them informed and
make them partners in students’ progress
Candidates should possess a Master's degree or higher in a relevant
field, and demonstrate a commitment to teaching a diverse student
body in a liberal arts environment. Special education certification
and training required. Experience working with ELL issues and
students is also desirable. Candidates should be flexible, have
knowledge of a variety of techniques to support struggling
learners, and be familiar with IEP process as well as SESIS.
Please send a cover letter and CV via the Interfolio job
application link provided: http://apply.interfolio.com/89015
Review of applications begins immediately and will proceed until
the position is filled.
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