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ABRAHAM LINCOLN HIGH SCHOOL
Hours Per Day: 8
Salary Range: New hires will be set at $15.97 per hour. The
salary range for internal candidates is $15.97 to $23.75 per
Subjects and Grades:
* Position begins in school year 2021-2022 * Grade 09 - Ninth *
Grade 10 - Tenth * Grade 11 - Eleventh * Grade 12 - Twelfth *
Multi-Intensive Autism (MI-A) Center Program
Essential Functions and Objectives:
* The Special Education Center Program Teacher teaches a
self-contained classroom for students whose educational needs
center on development of functional academics and adaptive behavior
skills. Emphasizes skill development in basic skills, concepts,
recreation, leisure, community, vocational and domestic by infusing
motor, communication and social skills. Assesses and develops
inclusive settings to support educational, behavioral,
social-emotional, physical, daily living needs of students in
school and community. Monitors, supervises, coordinates and
enforces rule of conduct and behavior for assigned students, and
reinforces positive student behaviors in accordance with school and
District policy. Observes, evaluates, reports and records students'
performance, behavior, social development, and physical health.
Communicates with parents or guardians, teachers, counselors, and
administrators to resolve students' behavioral and academic
Knowledge, Experience, Other Qualifications:
* Must possess a current Colorado Department of Education
Teachers License with endorsement in Special Education Generalist
or Special Education Specialist. Previous experience working with
young special needs students and their parents preferred. * Teaches
and manages a self-contained classroom for students with autism
spectrum disorders, whose educational needs center on development
of academics, social-emotional and adaptive behavior skills.
To see what qualifications are acceptable for this role, please
refer to this paraprofessional qualifications guide .
About Denver Public Schools:
Denver Public Schools is committed to meeting the educational
needs of every student with great schools in every neighborhood.
Our goal is to provide every child in Denver with rigorous,
enriching educational opportunities from preschool through high
school graduation. DPS is comprised of nearly 200 schools including
traditional, magnet, charter and alternative pathways schools, with
an enrollment of more than 90,000 students.
DPS has become the fastest-growing school district in the
country in terms of enrollment and the fastest-growing large school
district in the statein terms of student academic growth. Learn
more at dpsk12.org.
Denver Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does
not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national
origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, or any other
status protected by law or regulation. It is our intention that all
qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection
decisions be based on job-related factors.