Position Title: Special Education Teacher – Educational and Professional Support Services
Definition of Position: The Special Education Teacher will help Horizons' to expand its Educational and Professional Support Services program and respond to the changing needs of students. The Special Education Teacher will help to support individuals with developmental disabilities in their transition education and is responsible for implementing each student’s support plan.
In this position you will:
To create and sustain person-centered opportunities for people with special needs where they live, learn, work, and play.
Horizons has been offering support to individuals with developmental disabilities and other special needs for nearly 40 years. Founded as a summer camp, Horizons has since expanded to offer year-round opportunities through Supported Employment & Options, Supported Living, and Educational Support Services. Today, the organization supports nearly 1,700 people annually by focusing on each person’s capacity and talents while responding to the changing needs of families, individuals, and the community. We expect more than what others think is possible.
Learn more at our website – www.horizonsct.org
We are an equal opportunity employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.