May 11, 2020

SPECIFIC LEARNING DISABILITIES TEACHER (SLD)

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  • Lynn, MA, USA
Full-time School Support

Job Description


The Lynn Public Schools is seeking a Specific Learning Disabilities Teacher at Breed Middle School for the 2020-2021 school year.

Students in the Language Learning Disabilities Program are age appropriate for Grades 3-12 and exhibit the following features:

A significant learning disability as specified in the comprehensive educational, speech language, and psychological evaluations concerning phonological awareness/processing, language comprehension/ processing, literacy, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, memory, oral narratives, executive functioning, etc.

An inability to make effective academic progress that cannot be explained by intellectual, sensory, social emotional or health factors.

The learning disability significantly impedes social and academic learning in the general education classroom.

Inability to make effective academic progress in the least restrictive settings where classroom interventions were appropriate for learning needs.

Student Teacher Ratio: 1 teacher, and 1 aide maximum number of students 12.

Candidates interested in this position must hold a valid Massachusetts license in Moderate Disabilities, 5-12.

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
Job Category: Special Education > Learning Disabled
Equal Opportunity Employer
Lynn Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.
Job Requirements
  • Bachelor degree preferred
Contact Information
  • Barbara Rafuse, Director of Human Resources
  • 100 Bennett Street
  • Lynn, Massachusetts 01905
  • Phone: 781-593-1680
  • Fax: 781-477-7312
  • Email: click here

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