Provide education instruction through a variety of accepted teaching techniques while employing behavior management strategies that will ensure the effective and efficient implementation of assigned individual students’ IEPs.
Provide high quality instruction to students K-12 at New Dominion School (NDS). NDS is a contracted non-public school operating in conjunction with Gerard Academy, a residential treatment facility for children and adolescents. Responsibilities include creating a positive and supportive classroom climate, engaging in a variety of instructional techniques and behavior management strategies that ensure effective implementation of student IEP's. Assess educational progress and academic needs of the students, provide instruction on assigned subject areas, and provide crisis intervention and de-escalation techniques as needed.
Requires a valid Minnesota teaching license. Previous applicable teaching experience with emotional behavior disorders strongly preferred. Applicants must be able to assist staff in physical and non-physical interventions with students. Also must be able to twist, bend and stretch in a manner conducive to the execution of daily activities within a school. Applicants must be able to pass a criminal, physical and drivers record check. Random drug and alcohol tests are conducted. EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Vet/Disab