ADVERT ID 185521

Special Education Teacher

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Down Syndrome Ireland, Cork Branch

Field of Dreams
Clash Road
Curraheen,
Cork
T12 XH4C
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MAIN DETAILS

Status:
Active
Level:
Primary
Date Posted:
Thu Jan 19 2023 14:44:00
Application Closing Date:
Fri Feb 10 2023
Commencement Date:
Thu Feb 23 2023
Status of Post:
Fixed-term
Number of Vacancies:
1
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POST DETAILS

Additional Information:
Job Title: Literacy & Technology Teacher
Job Details: Fixed Term Contract – Concluding in June 2022 – 2 days per week (12 hours)
Remuneration to be outlined at interview stage.
The programme runs on Thursdays & Fridays from 9.30am - 3.30pm.
Students are halfway through the 2nd year of a 2-year programme.
The Teacher will be supported by 2 Classroom Assistants.
Job Description: To deliver the literacy & technology (Latch-On) programme to 10 adult students with Down syndrome, including administering assessments and maintaining student records. To differentiate materials and topics ensuring all students learn at their own level and work to their strengths. To create and submit differentiated lesson plans weekly in advance of class. To incorporate IT into classroom activities (hardware provided). To ensure a respectful learning environment is maintained.
This role would be ideally suited for a primary or special education teacher.
Skills and Attributes:
Essential:
Fully Qualified
Member of the Teaching Council of Ireland
Excellent I.T. skills
Ability to differentiate materials
Garda Vetting
Desirable:
Knowledge and understanding of issues associated with Down syndrome. Experience of working with people with intellectual disabilities and their families.
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Letter of Application

  • Teaching Council Registration

  • CV (Digital)
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Applications may be submitted by

  • Email
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Apply To:
Field of Dreams
Clash Road
Curraheen
Cork
T12 XH4C
County:
Cork

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