6/25/14

The Menta Group

Position  Special Education Teacher K-12
Requirements  ●Valid Arizona fingerprint clearance card ●Valid special education teaching certificate (will also consider candidates with a general education teaching certificate) ●Knowledge of Common Core Standards (preferred) ●Provide positive behavioral support to students in group and individual setting ●Implement and maintain consistent and clear classroom expectations for students to follow ●Utilize a variety of instructional strategies to meet individual needs of all students ●Provide students with superior instruction in areas of academic curriculum and socially acceptable behaviors ●Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with demonstrated ability to speak and write clearly and persuasively ●Ability to learn quickly and to be effective in a fast-paced, dynamic, and team focused environment
Responsibilities  We are currently seeking individuals for our Special Education Teaching position in 3 locations: Southwest Academy (Tolleson, AZ), Southwest Education Center (Casa Grande, AZ), and The Mesa Center for Success (Mesa, AZ). We are seeking highly qualified (special education) teachers with the ability to provide direct instructional support to students in a responsive and engaging learning environment in order to help students improve on their overall academic and behavioral achievement. The teaching candidate will be expected to instruct students with varied ability levels in academic subjects that will prepare students for postsecondary success based on their individual needs within the classroom. The candidate will collaboratively work with the other members of the educational team in order to provide students with superior instructional content and teach socially acceptable behaviors, as determined by the students’ individualized education plan (IEP). Through means of collaboration, data collection, and academic assessments the candidate will develop individualized education plans (IEPs) that are designed to promote students’ educational and social/emotional development. The selected candidate would be able to collaborate with the clinical staff and other members of the academic team in creating and implementing classroom interventions in order to meet the individual academic and social/emotional needs of the students. We are a fast pace environment that values collaboration, innovation, and teamwork where the best interest of our students always comes first.
Contact: Kara McMahon
Tolleson, AZ
Phone Number  
Email kara.mcmahon@menta.com 
Website www.thementagroup.org/careers/apply 
Fax (623) 478-5026 
Other Information For more information and to apply, please visit the link above. 
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