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Classroom Teacher

School: Cumberland Academy of Georgia
Available Position: Teacher
Description:

Cumberland Academy of Georgia specializes in the needs of children with high functioning Autism, Asperger’s, ADD, ADHD and other learning differences. Located in Sandy Springs, the mission of the academy is to provide a safe, supportive, educational environment in partnership with faculty, staff, students and parents. The Cumberland family embraces the uniqueness of every child by challenging and inspiring them to reach their full potential.
The classroom teacher plans, organizes, and implements an appropriate instructional program that facilitates the growth of our students intellectually, emotionally, and socially. We are seeking a classroom teacher for the 2020-2021 school year. The job description is below:
The applicant will possess the following qualities:
be an engaged learner, active team member and collaborative decision-maker.
model flexible and adaptable behavior in classroom activities and experiences.
understand and advocate for Cumberland’s Mission in all situations.
be a clear communicator who possesses excellent listening, verbal, and writing skills.
be a relationship-builder, demonstrating personal flexibility and a sense of humor.
be detail-oriented and have strong organizational skills.
maintain confidentiality in all situations.

The applicant will:
possess a Bachelor’s degree.
demonstrate passion for working with special needs children.

The applicants responsibilities include but are not limited to:
plan, prepare, and deliver lesson plans and experiences that facilitate active and meaningful learning.
collaborate with grade level partners to establish continuity with the curriculum and grade level experiences.
provide regular feedback (written and verbal) to students and parents.
partner and communicate proactively and effectively with parents in formal and informal conferences, written reports, email, and phone communication.
perform other duties as assigned

Compensation is competitive and is commensurate with experience.

Cumberland Academy of Georgia does not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, color, creed, national origin, religion, gender identity, veteran status, sex, age, or sexual orientation in employment, admission of students, or in providing its services in any manner. Cumberland Academy of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Contact name: Doug Long
Contact email address: doug.long@cumberlandacademy.org


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