SAR Academy, a Modern Orthodox school in Riverdale, NY, is looking for dynamic and talented learning specialists/special education teachers to join our lower school team (Grades 1-5) for the 2020-21 school year.
Strong ability to build connections with children and to develop an atmosphere of mutual respect
Problem-solving and collaboration skills
Understanding of social, emotional, and cognitive development and the remediation of learning challenges
Creative, flexible, and open-minded approach to teaching
Knowledge of and experience in evidence-based methods for teaching students with language-based learning disabilities
Experience providing academic support and remediation throughout the General Studies curriculum
NYS Certification in Special Education required
Working knowledge of educational technology tools to maximize student engagement and to differentiate instruction
Develop, adapt, and differentiate curricular materials in collaboration with teaching team
Provide direct academic and organizational support to students in small groups
Develop and implement individualized learning plans
Monitor and assess student progress toward learning goals and adapt instruction to address changing needs
Communicate with parents about student progress and goals
Demonstrate knowledge of various methodologies for teaching students with learning differences
Come join us and begin the school year with SAR Academy, a Modern Orthodox Jewish day school in Riverdale, NY.
We are looking for a dynamic and talented general studies and/or special education teacher to cover a maternity leave beginning at the end of August for much of the fall, with the possibility of additional positions as the year continues.
Ideal candidates will cover the full-time General Studies position in a lower school class. NYS Certification in Special Education preferred.
SAR Academy, a Modern Orthodox day school in Riverdale, NY, is looking for a General Studies head teacher with special education experience to cover a series of maternity leaves in the Lower School (Grades 1-5) beginning in December.
The position involves teaching general studies subjects, including small group instruction for struggling students. Must be empathic and approach all aspects of classroom instruction with positivity, creativity, organization and collaboration.