Certified Special Education Teacher in Miami, FL at Catapult Learning

Date Posted: 6/1/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Overview

Catapult Learning is a leading provider of educational services to schools and districts nationwide. We are an organization of dedicated people who know how exciting and rewarding it is to help children achieve.

Catapult emphasizes small group teaching environments and high professional standards.  We provide you the opportunity to grow with us and help students achieve beyond expectations.  You will work with a very specialized population in an intimate classroom setting.  We also offer a full suite of health benefits plus 401k plan to full-time employees.

Catapult is expanding facilities in the Miami region for the upcoming academic year at PATH Academy.

At PATH Academy, we provide a positive teaching and learning environment that is fundamental to student achievement. We create a safe orderly school in which teachers can teach and students can learn. Positive student behaviors and school cultures lead to student growth and learning as well as student success by way of high support and expectations. Our positive peer culture celebrates and promotes student empowerment with pro-social behavior, positive peer counseling, and problem solving. Our staff is trained to increase students’ overall awareness in each aspect of self-discipline, self-direction, self-respect, and self-esteem.

 

Our students are referred by their school district to attend PATH Academy and are generally in grades 3–5.


Responsibilities

What you will do as a Teacher for Catapult Learning:

Special Education Teachers provide instructional services with the necessary educational expertise in reading, mathematics, writing, and related areas. Teachers diagnose learning skill deficits and deliver prescribed instructional delivery methods. Special Education Teachers consult with school personnel to coordinate efforts in providing services to students and will communicate and have conferences with parents providing information on student progress. Responsibilities include: 

  • Develop and maintain individualized skill-appropriate lesson plans
  • Ensure the supervision of students, including escorting students safely to and from classroom or to mobile/trailer classroom
  • Attend training sessions, pass content assessment, and deliver designated instructional models and strategies in readiness, reading, mathematics, and/or writing skills to eligible students through utilization of Catapult designed materials and educational strategies
  • Establish and maintain student forms and files as required
  • Attend and document conferences, meetings and trainings with Supervisors, classroom teachers, principals, and parents as required
  • Maintain inventory of educational materials and supplies

Job Requirements



Current Special Education Certification for the state of Florida is required. We seek teachers who are passionate about understanding that all children can learn, a positive and enthusiastic professional with a service attitude for both internal and external customers. Basic Microsoft Office skills preferred. Working environment includes walking, climbing stairs and light lifting. Most positions are programs within the school setting

Catapult Learning provides all classroom and instructional materials for employees at the PATH Acadmies as well as prepared lesson plans and paid training. Continued instructional and leadership support for all employees is provided.

 

Our teachers are the heart of our organization and our mission is to create brighter futures for all students, regardless of the learning barriers or other challenges they may face.

Applications can be submitted to julianne.mcevoy@catapultlearning.com

EEO Statement

At Catapult Learning, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Catapult believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success