Classroom Teacher - Plainfield
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Special Education
Job Title: Special Education Teacher
Job Location: Plainfield Central School
Beginning: Aug 23, 2022
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Comprehensive Special Education, Grades K-12 (165)
Certificate: Comprehensive Special Education, Pre-K-12 (065)
District: Plainfield
Plainfield, CT 06374
Telephone: 860-564-6403
Job Description:
Plainfield Public Schools
Anticipated Opening for 2022-2023
165 Comprehensive Special Education, K–12
Description: Our Leadership Team is seeking a person qualified by education and experience to carry out the duties assigned to the position and in general, to establish and maintain a high level of standards of excellence in the Plainfield Public Schools. 

Plainfield Central Middle School
Plainfield Central offers our students in grades 6 through 8 a rigorous, standards-based curriculum focused on our mission of inspiring lifelong learning in a supportive and creative environment.  We promote excellence in academics and social endeavors, foster open communication and shared responsibility, and encourage the full potential of each unique student to meet the challenges of the future.

Community: Plainfield Connecticut is a diverse community of approximately 15,000 citizens and 2,100 public school students.  PPS is comprised of one early childhood center, three elementary schools, one middle school (6-8), and one high school (9-12), all of which cultivate and support classrooms which engage, inspire and empower our student body.
Plainfield Public Schools provides teachers with a comprehensive benefits package. Our High School classrooms are equipped with interactive technology.  New staff are supported through our district mentor program, collaborative planning time, job embedded professional learning and Access to technology integration and coaching.
The Plainfield Public Schools is committed to providing a quality educational experience for all students. Through a rigorous curriculum, on-going assessment practices, and varied student services, we continually promote a comprehensive approach to meeting the needs of all learners.

Position requires Connecticut Certification in 165 Comprehensive Special Education, K–12
Apply online by visiting our website,  via our Frontline Applicant Management service (Applitrack):  Please ensure that you provide all materials (cover letter, resume, copy of certification, copy of transcripts, and three letters of recommendation) required for the application process.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Plainfield Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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