The Calais School is a state-approved provider of special education for students with special needs. The school serves students in grades Pre-K through 12 Plus with multiple learning disabilities. Our goal is to be the best at helping children fulfill their potential. We know every child has strengths, gifts and potential. We are committed to cultivating the potential of every student, making a difference, one child at a time.
Interested in job opportunities at The Calais School? Please contact Christina Cistaro, HR Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, please.
The School Psychologist’s primary role is to assist students to reach their academic, social, emotional and physical potentials either through direct assessment or therapy with the student(s) or indirect interventions when working with teachers and parents.
Work with all certificated and non-certificated personnel in order to improve and facilitate services to all pupils with disabilities K- 12 Plus.
1. Master’s degree in a related field
2. School Psychologist certification—STANDARD
3. Successful professional experience with programs dealing with students with disabilities
4. Ability to work on site during the hours required
5. Demonstrated aptitude or competence for assigned responsibilities
6. Required criminal background check and proof of U.S. citizenship or legal alien status
7. Such alternatives to the above qualifications as The Calais School may find appropriate and acceptable
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We are seeking a Part-Time School Bus Driver to drive our high school students to and from their off-site work assignments that are located in the Whippany area. General hours are 8:50am-12:00pm 4 days/week.
Qualified candidates MUST possess an up to date Class “B” CDL and clean driving record.
Candidates will be fingerprinted and background checked by the NJDOE. The qualified candidate will have prior bus driving experience and speak fluent English.
Due to increasing enrollment, we have a need for a Special Education Teacher for Grade 8.
Please apply with resume and cover letter and include salary history.
Job Type: Full-time
Required licenses or certifications:
We are seeking a qualified Instructional Paraprofessional to work with special education students.
*Assist classroom teacher in performing specific duties as assigned or undertaking specialized tasks to achieve and enhance instructional and behavioral objectives.
*Monitor students during assigned periods within a variety of school environments for the purpose of maintaining a safe and positive learning environment
*Work with individuals, small groups, or large groups as assigned by the teacher.
*Assist with behavior modification as assigned by teacher.
The qualified candidate must possess a Bachelor’s Degree and hold a NJ Substitute Teacher Certification (or teaching certification). If candidates do not possess a substitute certification, they must be willing to become certified. Experience working with learning disabled or special education students is strongly preferred.
Candidates must be energetic, enthusiastic, caring and patient and be sensitive to the needs of special education children. This person must be flexible and willing to work different assignments on a daily basis (as a one to one aide, paraprofessional or job coach outside the building). We are looking for someone able to commit for the 2016-2017 school year.
Qualified minorities and/or women are encouraged to apply.
The Calais School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We are looking to expand our pool of school nurses that we can call upon in the event our full-time nurse is absent. Qualified candidates must be an RN and have an NJDOE School Nurse credential or a Substitute School Nurse Certificate.
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“My child has benefited from going to The Calais School because the faculty understands my child’s academic and social needs. They find strengths and weaknesses in those areas and build on them in his educational program.”
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My child has benefited from going to The Calais School because the faculty understands my child’s academic and social needs. They find strengths and weaknesses in those areas and build on them in his educational programs.
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