Register Here to Apply for Jobs or Post Jobs. X

Special Education Teacher

Job in Houston - Harris County - TX Texas - USA , 77025
Posted by Avondale House
Temporary position
Listed on 2021-04-07
Salary 29 USD Hourly USD 29 HOUR
Job specializations:
  • Education
    Special Education
Job Description & How to Apply Below
Position:  Temporary Summer Special Education Teacher
Avondale House is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit agency that provides, educational services to children with autism, a day habilitation program for young adults, where clients receive training in daily living skills and pre-vocational activities, employment services for those with disabilities and four residential homes for individuals unable to live in their own home. Avondale House has been serving individuals with autism since 1976.
Avondale House offers a generous benefit program that includes 401k and medical with an employer contribution, dental, vision, life, disability insurance, paid time off and holiday leave.
• Implements ABA based IEP's and ABA Behavior Plan within assigned classroom.
• Collaborates with related service providers to implement Functional Communication Training, OT/PT skills and others as determined by ARD.
• Works with in-house team of Education Specialist, BCBA and Behavior Support to provide highly structured learning environment for students.
• Participates in quarterly reviews and annual IEP meetings.
• Collects data on data sheets on behavior and academics.
• Monitors and engages with students at all times.
• Ensures ratio compliance.
• Sets duty schedule for each person, including lunch/breaks.
• Prepares classroom with Teaching Assistants for instructional day.
• Monitors and supports student arrivals and assists student dismissals (either bus lane, hallway or classroom as determined by teacher).
• Cleans and prepares the classroom for next day.
• Makes copies of student's work.
• Shows compassion, builds rapport and encourages participants to develop into their full potential.
• Keeps participants on task and redirects as necessary.
• Works with staff throughout Avondale House to meet the needs of each student.
• Ability to demonstrate Avondale House Core Values: Commitment, Achievement, Respect, integrity, Nurturing, Growth.
• TEA Certified Special Education Teacher EC-12 REQUIRED.
• Bachelor's degree required.
• One year of experience working with students with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
• Ability to take initiative in planning and starting classroom activities.
• Ability to manage non-compliant and aggressive behaviors according to state and school policies.
• Patient, authoritative personality.
• Valid Driver's License.
Position Requirements
Bachelor, 1 to 2 Years work experience
Physical Requirements:
• Ability to implement CPI, Non-Violent Crisis Intervention.
• Lifting/Moving up to 50 lbs and lifting moving up to 100 plus lbs with assistance.
• Ability to stand on your feet for 2-3 hours at a time.
• Stooping, kneeling, pushing and pulling may be required in this position.
• Must be capable of physically restraining students when necessary.
• Must be able to handle situations that may be volatile or stressful at times.
Background Check Required
The above statements are intended to describe the work being performed by others assigned to this position. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities. This job description may be amended at any time by management.
Avondale House is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability status, genetics, or sexual orientation and gender identity.

Apply Here: https://(Please contact us using the "Apply for this Job Posting" box below)

Contact Information
Contact Name: Avondale House
Contact Phone: 7139939544
Preferred method of contact: Email with CV via Application Box below.
Apply for this Job Posting Here:
To apply for this job, you need to provide some contact details for the employer or HR recruiter. Begin your free application by entering your email address (If already registered, you'll be asked to enter your password). Otherwise, you will initially need to enter some basic details with your first application.
Email Address Please enter a valid Email address.
How this Free Jobsite works - How to apply for jobs.
• To apply for any job, you must provide some contact details for the employer or HR recruiter. When you Register Here or Above with your first application (if you have not already done so), you will be asked to confirm your contact email address is valid via your email inbox.
• You will be asked to confirm a login password so to be able to make further applications in future visits.
• Once registered, you may also save CV / Resume summary details into the optional Resume format (This default format is easy for companies to read, and when available, it is sent as part of your application to a company to assist your application).
• Alternatively or additionally, you may attach your own original Resume document and 2 other supporting files as part of your application (Those files must be within the maximum combined size stated, and are not stored on this jobsite when you submit them).
• You must write or paste an introduction / cover letter into the application box.
• When you click the "Apply" button, your cover letter, Resume summary (if you have saved one on this site), contact details, and/or your own attached files are submitted as part of your application.
• Once you submit an application for any job on this site, it is solely the responsibility and decision of the company or employer you have applied to on whether they accept, review, process or respond to that application.
Search for further Jobs Here:
(Enter less keywords for more results. Suggestions may be selected)
Employment Category
Education (minimum level)
Education Level
Experience Level (years)
Posted in last:
LOGIN Area - Jobsite