Classroom Teacher - The Childrens Center of Hamden
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Special Education
Job Title: Special Education Teacher - Bonus Incentive!
Job Location: The Children's Center of Hamden - Whitney Hall School
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Comprehensive Special Education, Grades K-12 (165)
District: The Childrens Center of Hamden
Hamden, CT 06517
Telephone: None Specified
Job Description:
This position is eligible for the Teacher's Retirement Board (TRB) Pension Program!

The Special Education Teacher will be responsible for teaching students in the Whitney Hall School program.  Teachers work in a special education environment, self-contained classroom setting, servicing grades K-12.  This position will be accountable to the Principal and the Vice President of Education, and will work with the entire Children's Center of Hamden staff regularly.

Work schedule is based on the school year calendar plus an additional 5-week summer program.

Interested applicants should apply through our ADP website:  Recruitment (

Candidates should have:
  • CT Certified Special Education Credential #165, or eligibility for Emergency Special Education Teaching Certification is required.
  • 2 years of teaching or related experience required.
  • Good interpersonal and behavioral management skills.
  • Ability to work in a special education setting with emotionally disturbed and learning disabled children and adolescents.
  • Comprehensive and current knowledge of all subjects taught.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to differentiate instruction across a range of grade levels.

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