Brooke Charter Schools is a network of five public charter schools serving grades K-12 in Mattapan, Roslindale, and East Boston. At Brooke, we coach and invest in our teachers so that they can help our students shatter the achievement gap and graduate from college. Our students thrive because they are challenged and known.
What is the Moderate-Severe Special Education Teacher Role?
As a Special Education Teacher at Brooke, you set the tone for growth, learning, and teamwork. It’s for our kids; nothing less than the best will do when you’re helping students succeed.
You deliver individual and group instruction to students with moderate to severe special needs in a substantially separate classroom, and build strong relationships with students in order to push them to be their best selves both academically and personally. You design individualized curriculum, write education plans, collect and evaluate data. In this role, you also implement comprehensive behavior support plans, serve as the IEP team chair for a small caseload, and coordinate related services. You collaborate with others to ensure each student is receiving the support they need, including training and providing supervision to paraprofessionals and consulting regularly with specialists or personnel involved in a child'd program (ex. speech therapist, occupational therapist, physical therapist)
Hours for this role are 7:15 am - 4:20 pm daily.
Is This You?
You’ve earned a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Special Education or hold a Special Education teaching license
You have a working knowledge of federal and state Special Education laws
You have experience with ABA and working with children with autism and developmental delays
As a classroom leader, you believe that great teaching closes the achievement gap and have an unwavering belief in your students’ capabilities.
You are professional, warm, and collaborative with students, families, and colleagues.
The community and students we serve are diverse, and we are committed to reflecting that diversity in our staff. We strive to have the most diverse applicant pool possible; to that end, we encourage individuals of all backgrounds to apply for any position at Brooke Charter Schools. By fostering a diverse and inclusive environment, we provide the best educational experience to prepare our students for a future reflective of the world we live in.