Multi-Sensory Education | K-8th | North Bethesda, MD
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Careers at The Diener School

Middle School Special Education Teaching Partner

Job Description

The mission of the Diener School is to teach through experience, stimulate academically, prepare socially, and create a successful educational journey that motivates minds and inspires capabilities for a lifetime.

We are currently seeking a Special Education Teaching Partner, serving students 5th grade through 8th grade, for the 2021-2022 school year.

Our students have a wide range of abilities. Many of them have several challenges that impact learning including:

  • Learning Disabilities
  • ADD or ADHD
  • Language Delays (expressive, receptive and processing)
  • Sensory Processing Disorders
  • Executive Functioning Challenges
  • Social Pragmatics and Social Communication Disorders

Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree in Special Education, Education or a Related Field.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Collaborate with Lead Teacher in the areas of classroom design, classroom management
  • Responsible for multi-sensory lesson planning and implementation, report writing, and data gathering
  • Communication and collaboration with administration, staff, therapists, and families
  • Demonstrate professional flexibility, a growth mindset, optimism, and a sense of humor
  • Demonstrate initiative, confidence, and joy in aspects of work and in front of other colleagues, parents, and students
  • Demonstrate an ability and willingness to collaborate with Lead Teacher
  • Assisting in the implementation of behavioral programs and sensory diets
  • Demonstrate a commitment to teamwork

Salary based on experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Please submit resume to:
info@thedienerschool.org

Substitute Teacher

Job Description

The Diener School is a private, non-profit Kindergarten-8th Grade School. We are currently seeking per diem substitute teachers for the 2021-2022 school year. Our students have a wide range of abilities. Many of them have challenges that impact learning including:

  • Learning Disabilities
  • ADD or ADHD
  • Language Delays (expressive, receptive and processing)
  • Sensory Processing Disorders
  • Executive Functioning Challenges
  • Social Pragmatics and Social Communication Disorders

Job responsibilities include:

  • Implementing lessons that are hands-on/multi-sensory
  • Collaborating with teachers, therapists, and other specialists
  • Implementing behavioral programs and sensory diets
  • Overseeing lunch and/or recess

If you are interested, please send a cover letter describing your experiences and your resume. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

Job Type: Temporary, Part-Time

Please submit resume to:
info@thedienerschool.org

Full Time Speech-Language Pathologist

Job Description

The Diener School is currently seeking a full-time Speech-Language Pathologist to join our dynamic therapy team for the 2021-2022 school year. The therapist will be responsible for providing services to our 5th through 8th-grade students.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Plan, lead, and provide push-in group therapy
  • Provide speech, language, reading, and writing support and remediation through the use of researched-based instructional programs (such as the Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes of LiPS, Seeing Stars, Visualizing and Verbalizing, Talkies, and Lively Letters)
  • Generate and implement individualized treatment plans
  • Collaborate with the therapeutic team, teaching teams, administrative staff, and outside professionals in order to provide individualized support to reach individual goals
  • Provide parent and teacher consultation services
  • Complete and update student’s data records and progress reports
  • Experience with the Social Thinking methodology, Zones of Regulation and social-emotional curriculums is preferred
  • Current MA/MS in speech language pathology and Maryland licensure required

The mission of the Diener School is to teach through experience, stimulate academically, prepare socially and create a successful educational journey that motivates minds and inspires capabilities for a lifetime. The contract is based on a school calendar with some additional part-time work over the summer. Diener is an EOE employer.

Salary based on experience.

Job Type: Full Time

Please submit resume to:
info@thedienerschool.org
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