September 17, 2021
October 29, 2021
Special Education Teacher - PA
Connecting the Pieces is seeking a Special Education Teacher to provide services to students during traditional school hours who are diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Emotional Disturbance, Specific Learning Disability, Intellectual Disability, Other Health Impairment as well as learners with no diagnosis but require assistance.
About Connecting the Pieces:
Connecting the Pieces serves as one of Pennsylvania’s most respected, educationally based behavior service provider. CTP works with top professionals and has built an impressive record of quality and support.
Connecting the Pieces delivers interventions that improves the lives of learners with special education needs and their families while working collaboratively with the school team. We offer comprehensive services to students who present with challenging behaviors and educational need. CTP provides individual attention to each student we serve while bringing all those working with the student together to ensure a collaborative effort in helping the student reach their fullest potential.
Position type: Contractor
Working with CTP includes:
Details to follow.
Training Reimbursement Incentive:
Details to follow.
Benefits of working as Contractor for CTP:
Flexibility in schedule creation within regular school hours (typically 8am-4pm) - select cases that fit your schedule availability
Ability to set your own pay rate - you determine how much you make per hour
Freedom to decide how much time you want to work each week - work as many cases (hours) or as few as you like (based on case availability)
Provide services to students in the home, school, or community setting
Provide instruction and support in academic areas and/or social skills
Modify the general education curriculum/ lessons students based upon instructional techniques
Differentiate instruction to meet the individual needs of students
Monitor student’s IEP goals
Provide Specially Designed Instruction (SDI) as deemed necessary in the student’s IEP
Continually seek to motivate students for the learning task at hand
Build a rapport with student(s) and team members
Work collaboratively and communicate with members of the IEP team
Obtain daily signatures/authorizations from parent or guardian
Input data into CTP and school specific systems regarding schedules, hours worked, attendance, cancellations, mileage, and other required information in a timely fashion
Valid Pennsylvania Teaching Certification in Special Education
1 to 2 Years’ Experience working with children who have special needs
Available during typical school hours
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
Excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to build a rapport with student(s) and team members
Well-organized and reliable
PA State and FBI clearances
Personal transportation preferred