Special Education Teacher

Northside Charter High School is seeking a Special Education Teacher.

Essential Functions

  • Adapts classroom work for the purpose of providing students with instructional materials that address individualized learning plans within established lesson plans.
  • Administers developmental testing programs, subject specific assessments, etc. for the purpose of assessing student competency levels and/or developing individual learning plans.
  • Advises parents and/or legal guardians of student progress for the purpose of communicating expectations; student’s achievements; developing methods for improvement and/or reinforcing classroom goals in the home environment.
  • Assesses student progress towards objectives, expectations, and/or goals (e.g. behavioral, motor development and communication skills, academic needs, vocational abilities, etc.) for the purpose of providil1g feedback to students, parents and administration.
  • Enter, update, and monitor student grades and attendance on PowerSchool.
  • Collaborates with instructional staff, other school personnel, parents and a variety of community resources for the purpose of improving the overall quality of student outcomes, and achieving established classroom objectives in support of the school improvement plan.
  • Demonstrates methods required to perform classroom and/or subject specific assignments for the purpose of providing an effective program that addresses individual student requirements.
  • Monitors students’ behavior/activities in a variety of educational environments for the purpose of providing a safe and positive learning environment.
  • Participates in and/or coordinates a variety of meetings (e.g. PLC, IEP, department, school) for the purpose of conveying and/or gathering information required to perform functions.
  • Prepares a variety of written materials (e.g. grades, attendance, anecdotal records, etc.) for the purpose of documenting student progress and meeting mandated requirements.
  • Responds to emergency situations for the purpose of resolving immediate safety concerns and/or directing to appropriate personnel for resolution.
  • Responds to inquiries from a variety of sources (e.g. other teachers, parents, administrators, etc.) for the purpose of resolving issues, providing information and/or direction.
  • Teaches 2 or more periods of Resource Room.


  • (Minimum) Undergraduate degree in Special Education
  • NYSED Certification in Special Education (grades 9 to 12)
  • NYSED Fingerprint Clearance

How to apply

Applicants may email cover letter, resume, two recommendation letters, and copies of licensure to:

*Please type “Special Education Teacher” in the subject field

Northside Charter High School is dedicated to a diverse workforce.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Brooklyn, New York
Northside Charter High School
Ms. Jesenia Rodriguez

424 Leonard Street, 4th Floor, Brooklyn, NY, 11222, US