Special Education Teacher

Caring, compassionate, consistent, reliable, and responsible workers with a desire to make a difference in the life of individuals with limited communication, physical and cognitive skills. Provide a positive and supportive environment with respect, dignity, and confidentiality. Engages and promotes joyful interactions with all students, clients, and staff at Berkshire Meadows.

Special Education Teacher

Special Education Teacher

Join a supportive treatment team working with children of unique talents! JRI/Berkshire Meadows is looking for a licensed Special Education Teacher for children with severe/profound developmental disabilities.

Basic Job Requirements: We’re able to consider candidates who already have their MA DESE License in Special Education (severe disabilities preferred) AND candidates who are currently pursuing their license.  Will provide supervision and training to expand your professional expertise.  Must meet programs requirements for background check. 

Generous Benefits Package:

What you get:

  •  To positively make a difference in the lives of others
  • A career not just a job – opportunities for professional growth and advancement
  • Get paid for an 8-hour day but only work 7.5 hrs (1/2 paid break)
  • Work hard, play hard - generous Paid Time Off (plus 11 paid holidays) – starting within the first year
  • Low-cost health insurance (BCBS). Over 76% covered health and if you are covered by another non-state/government-sponsored health plan and decline health coverage you receive an additional $1/hour in your rate.
  • 100% dental insurance (including family plan) – no cost to you
  • 401k (match up to $800 per calendar year)
  • Company-sponsored pension plan – you might not care now but you will when it matters
  • Tuition Reimbursement - up to $4,000 per year
  • Life insurance
  • STD/LTD
  • Supplemental Life/AD&D
  • And much, much more . . . Join us to find out!

  • Fax your resume to Keelin at 413.528.0293
  • Apply in person at 249 North Plain Road (Rt. 41), Housatonic, MA
  • Email: bmwjobs@jri.org

Learn more about our dynamic programs at www.jri.org