Special Education Teacher- Elementary

Lancaster, MA

Job Summary

Company Description:

Since 1969, the Robert F. Kennedy Children’s Action Corps has been operating residential and community-based programs throughout MA. We offer an exciting and rewarding work environment with excellent supervision, training and benefits, including: medical, dental, 401K, up to 4 weeks vacation time, sick and personal time, short- and long-term disability and company-paid life insurance. Applicants who bring the strength of diversity are encouraged to apply. AA/EOE.


We are seeking an Elementary SPED Teacher to work with an ED/BD population in an approved SPED School using a collaborative team approach. Our school, located in Lancaster, Massachusetts, has small class sizes.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Operate a classroom that meets the students’ needs for safety, educational growth and social/emotional development

  • Evaluate students’ specific educational needs and develop educational plans and programs to meet those needs

  • Participate in TEAM meetings, Treatment Team Meetings and Clinical Meetings that involve any of your students

  • Follow and actively participate in the implementation of the Behavior Management System (including the possibility of physical management)

  • Supervise and develop a team atmosphere with the teacher’s assistant assigned to your classroom

  • Act as a positive adult role model with students and a positive team member with all RFK staff and outside collaterals

  • Assume other responsibilities necessary to ensure program safety and continuity

Salary based on licensure and education.


  • Applicants must have a valid driver’s license

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Must have Elementary - SPED Licensure (or have applied for certification through the Department of Education).

  • Experience working in a 766 program is preferred.

Reference ID: 58428f0406d5

Date Posted: 02/12/2018

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