Special Education Middle School Teacher

Yeshiva Bais Yehudah - Southfield, MI (30+ days ago)

Yeshiva Bais Yehudah is very excited to begin the search for a Middle School Special Education Teacher. Private school setting, afternoon hours only. Candidates should be flexible, sensitive to school culture, and student focused * Have love of children and deep understanding of child development * Insight and ability to inspire the creative ideas of others * Desire to be part of a growing team with a strong focus on reflective practice and professional development. Two (2) years classroom teaching preferred. Masters degree in Special Education and Michigan teaching license required.


The Special Education Teacher assumes professional responsibility for providing specialized learning experiences and supervision of students with individual learning needs in a supportive and positive climate that develops in each student the skills, attitudes, and knowledge to meet curriculum standards.

Skills and Attributes:

  • Demonstrate knowledge in the area of Special Education and effective teaching methods.
  • Ability to maintain a positive learning environment. Strong interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.
  • Ability to design instruction, both individual and small group, which parallels to the general education curriculum.
  • Organize available space, materials, and/or equipment to facilitate learning.
  • Promote a positive learning climate.
  • Manage and/or adjust allotted time for activities planned.
  • Facilitate evaluation of students.
  • Use progress monitoring techniques to establish and track learning goals.
  • Work with other staff, teachers, parents, and administrators to try to alleviate specific problems.

Qualifications Required:

  • M.A. in Special Education.
  • Valid Michigan teacher certificate
  • Two plus years experience as a Special Education Teacher.

Job Type: Part-time


  • Master's (Required)