Teacher Assistant/Adaptive Physical Education TeacherJob ID: 2017-2886
Type: Regular Full-Time
Category: Special Education
The May Center School for Autism and Developmental Disabilities in Wilmington, MA is looking for a full-time Teacher Assistant/Adapted Physical Education Teacher to provide direct care support to increase independence for individuals at the program. Approximately 75% of this dual position is a Teacher Assistant providing direct instruction in the classroom. Under the direction of a Special Education Teacher, Teacher Assistants provide direct instruction to the students in the areas of academics, self-care (ADLs), and vocational tasks as well as manage challenging behaviors utilizing the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis. The Adapted Physical Education Teacher component oversees physical education classes and gross motor activities for all students and ensures the implementation of all motor-related objectives.