Job Opportunity For Special Education Needs Educator / Teacher At Akansha Organisation In Mumbai, Pune

Website Akanksha Foundation

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Perform a variety of assessments and observations to determine the areas in which the student may need extra or modified educational services. Assessment areas may include different developmental domains.
  • Identify students need and develop related educational goals and teaching plans
  • Develop an integrated plan of education for each child by collaborating with classroom teachers, parents, counselors, social workers and other school team members
  • Communicate with other staff and family members about each student’s progress and struggles
  • Prepare detailed lesson plans at least three months in advance and submit them to administrators for approval
  • Participate in IEP (individual education plan) meetings as scheduled by the school
  • Use individualized reinforcement techniques to keep each SEN student on the path toward progress
  • Conduct group or individual remediation sessions as necessary
  • Create and distribute progress reports quarterly
  • Confer with on-site or outside therapist over disciplinary and behavioral issues with students
  • Create a safe, productive classroom environment
    Skills and Qualifications Required:
  • Deep belief and commitment towards Akanksha’s vision and mission
  • Diploma or Bachelors in Special Education or a recognized certification or degree in SEN  
  • SEN teaching experience of at least 2 years
  • Confidence, knowledge and experience working with children with specific learning disabilities and children from diverse cultural backgrounds
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Willingness to participate in co-curricular and extra-curricular activities
  • Fluency and accuracy in written and spoken English
  • Computer skills at a level that permits the creative and effective use of technology in and outside the classroom
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team
  • Should be someone who is strategic, creative, energetic and resilient and can manage stakeholder relationships
  • Work experience in an NGO within the last 3 years (preferred)
    Job Category: Central Support
    Job Type: Full Time
    Job Location: MumbaiPune

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