SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHERNoko Global
We are on the lookout for wonderful SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHERS to join our fantastic team! Core Competencies needed for this role, but not limited to: Curriculum and instructional excellence • Assess, evaluate, teach and manage children with disabilities in a small group setting. • Plan engaging and well-paced lessons taking account of the diverse learner profiles of students • Deliver lessons using evidence-based pedagogy and meaningful activities, to meet the educational needs of individual students • Knowledge & understanding of the developmental areas related to early childhood • Skills and knowledge to write appropriate lesson plan (includes lesson objectives, teaching activities, play experiences, environment and methodology) and teaching materials • Ability to use different teaching methods and classroom management skills for children with disabilities and/or multiple disabilities • Knowledge of the appropriate resources and technology (i.e. assistive technology) to use to teach children with disability • Ability to arouse and sustain interest /involvement from children through varied activities • Skills to structure classroom environment to meet the needs of children as well as ensure their health and safety • Knowledge & skills to manage behaviour through appropriate behaviour intervention strategies Holistic Student Development • Understanding of typical & atypical developmental milestones in children • Normal Physical Development (i.e. motor development, neurological development; sensory development) • Abnormal Delayed Development (emphasis on severely physically and cognitively delayed child) • Knowledge of various types of disabilities (e.g. ASD, GDD, CP, Down syndrome, HI, VI) • Knowledge of common screening measures • Knowledge, understanding and Writing of IEP (e.g. how to link the assessment to the development of an IEP) What We Offer • Competitive pay package commensurate with candidate’s qualification & relevant work experience. • Work in a dynamic, fun, and multi-cultural environment. • Work in a multi-disciplinary team of professionals, including occupational therapists, speech therapists and psychologists. • Pathways for career progression Requirements • Possess minimally a recognized Diploma / Degree in Special Education (SPED) or Early Childhood (Special Needs) or Bachelors in Psychology (taken modules in Developmental Psychology/ Abnormal Psychology/ Cognitive Psychology) • Other relevant certification by professional bodies relating to special education or early intervention may be considered. • Passionate about our Company's mission of helping individuals break through any educational challenges they may face. • Possess working experience with young children with learning/developmental difficulties is preferred. • Working experience in an early intervention setting is a plus. • Able to commence in Jan / Feb 2022. • Other relevant certification by professional bodies relating to special education or early intervention may be considered.