Berkshire Meadows in Housatonic, MA serves children and adults with complex medical, intellectual and developmental differences. The 365-day-a-year program includes nursing and medical services, a school, day habilitation and activities of daily living development. Set in the picturesque Berkshire Hills, Berkshire Meadows has homelike residences that are fully accessible enabling and maximizing growth and skill development. Our focus is on the complex needs of the individuals, enabling our residents to receive the most advanced diagnostic services, treatment, and supportive care.
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.
The ideal licensed Special Education Teacher will be caring, compassionate, consistent and reliable with a desire to make a difference in the life of individuals with limited communication, physical and cognitive skills. Must be a team player capable of effectively working across departments, providing a positive and supportive environment. Engages and promotes joyful interactions with all students, clients and staff at Berkshire Meadows. Candidates should be organized, detail-oriented, follow policies about medical and clinical care, and have the ability to work independently.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: