Special Education Teacher

The Calais School   Whippany, NJ   Full-time     Education
Posted on August 3, 2022
The Calais School is a state-approved provider of special education for students with special needs. The school serves students in grades K through 12 Plus with multiple learning disabilities. It is our goal to help each and every child realize and build on their strengths and gifts. We are committed to cultivating the potential of every student, making a difference, one child at a time. Our employees know firsthand all the benefits of working for The Calais School and how we foster a culture of collaboration, teamwork, and the highest service and support to our students.
As a Special Education teacher, you will be responsible to teach students who have a wide range of learning, mental and emotional disabilities. You will adapt lessons to accommodate students with mild and moderate disabilities.
  • Assess students to evaluate their abilities, strengths, and weaknesses
  • Teach students as an entire class or in small groups
  • Grade students’ assignments to monitor progress
  • Communicate with parents about students’ progress
  • Work with individual students to challenge them, to improve their abilities, and to work on their weaknesses
  • Prepare students for standardized tests required by the state
  • Develop and enforce classroom rules
  • Supervise students outside of the classroom—for example, at lunchtime or during detention
Skills and Knowledge:
  • Valid New Jersey Teacher of the Handicapped License or Teacher of Students with Disabilities
  • Minimum of 3 years teaching experience in special education
  • Experienced with special needs students and their parents


Please email all resumes to:  jennifer.beronio@thecalaisschool.org

The Calais School

The Calais School, 45 Highland Avenue
Whippany , NJ