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Wayne ARC Special Education Teacher - Preschool Classroom in Newark, New York

At* The Arc Wayne* of Newark, NY, we are currently hiring a full-time Special Education Preschool Teacher* for our Roosevelt Children's Center*. The Special Ed Teacher will be responsible for the plan and implementation of individualized special education programs in the Toddler Development class.

The Special Education Teacher's position will be *available for the beginning of the school year 2019-2020 on 9/4/2019* with a schedule of Monday-Friday, 7:45 a.m. to 3:45 p.m., 186 days/school year plus 30 days summer program. We also offer excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 403(b) retirement plan with company match, paid holidays, and paid sick and vacation time. If this sounds like the opportunity that you've been looking for, apply today!

Roosevelt Children's Center has a long history of providing extraordinary dedication and expertise guiding healthy development for children birth to five years old in a variety of home, community and center based options. Roosevelt Children's Center serves families and children in Wayne, Ontario, Monroe, Cayuga, Seneca and Yates Counties.


The Arc Wayne, a parent-based organization, advocates for and supports persons of all ages with or without disabilities. We assist individuals in taking their full, independent, productive place in society through an array of quality, individualized services. With compassion, understanding, and support, we connect individuals and families to a world of possibilities that promote independence. We are person-centered, respectful, reliable, inclusive, and dedicated to our community!

At The Arc Wayne, you'll have the opportunity to make a positive difference in someone's life while working with other great employees. We invest in our employees and help them achieve individual as well as team goals to reach their maximum potential. If you would like to begin a rewarding career in your community, we would love for you to join our team!


As a Special Education Teacher, you will plan and implement preschool special education classroom program utilizing an interdisciplinary team setting approach and will provide all children with developmentally appropriate preschool experiences that will maximize their skill development in all areas consistent with the High/Scope approach. You will supervise and evaluate teacher assistant/aide(s); 1:1/1:2 teacher aides and foster grandparent in the classroom including biweekly timesheets, attendance review, yearly performance appraisal, will coordinate and delegate all classroom activities and tasks while demonstrating ongoing leadership skills with the classroom team by promoting daily communication with all team members and clarifying performance expectations on a regular basis. You will establish and maintain good rapport with parents/guardians while being receptive to suggestions and concerns on an ongoing basis. You will also be responsible for at least weekly correspondence with parents and daily when requested to do so, as well as phone calls when needed.


Must posses one of the following education/credentials:

  • M.S. in Special Education-Permanent Certification Area N-12 or,
  • B.S. in Special Education-Provisional Certification Area N-12, working toward Permanent Certification or,
  • B.S. in Special Education-Initial Certification Area-Birth-Grade 2, working toward Professional Certification


  • Experience with preschool children with special needs preferred
  • Some lifting may be required


If you feel that the Special Education Teacher position is the right job for you, please fill out our application so that we can review your information. We look forward to meeting you!

_The internal posting period for this positions is Thursday, June 13, 2019 - Friday, June 21, 2019_

Health, dental, vision insurance, agency paid life and long-term disability insurance, paid time off, 403 (b) retirement savings plan with generous agency match, voluntary benefits, tuition reimbursement and more.

Job Start/End Date: 13-Jun-2019 to 31-Aug-2019 (EST)

Department: Roosevelt Childrens Center

Location: Newark, NY, USA

Pay Type: Salary

Employment Type: Full Time