Job Details

Teacher of Mathematics


Archway Programs






Atco, New Jersey, United States






Specific duties and responsibilities:

  • Works under the direct supervision of the principal to provide Mathematics instruction to students.
  • Works effectively with the Archway child study team, sending district child study teams, administration, parents and support staff (teacher assistants, crisis counselor, related services)
  • Gives direction to teacher assistant
  • Utilizes teacher assistant appropriately to provide student activities
  • Develops effective classroom management system
  • Organizes classroom environment/lessons effectively to meet students’ needs
  • Has a copy of student’s current IEP and maintains records of goal/objective mastery
  • Utilizes appropriate methods/materials to help student succeed
  • Organizes/utilizes classroom learning center and displays student work/behavioral contracts
  • Maintains ongoing and regular contact with parents concerning:  student growth, behavior, needs
  • Keep up-to-date anecdotal records and work folders indicating pupil’s current level of functioning in Mathematics area
  • Assists in curriculum development selection of educational materials and equipment
  • Utilizes a sequential curricula with planned experiences to enable students to:

            -           develop self-expression

            -           improve self-concept

            -           develop social skills

            -           develop self-help skills

            -           improve work/study habits

            -           apply knowledge in basic skill areas

            -           improve pupil’s health/physical development

            -           develop career awareness

            -           improve pre-vocational/vocational skills

  • Maintains/turns in  lesson plans and on-going communication forms weekly to the principal
  • Participates in orientation/in-service programs, staff meetings, and students’ educational problems/needs
  • Controls classroom environment through approved private use of discipline
  • Disciplines students while encouraging positive self-growth rather than punishment
  • Participates in PIP for professional development
  • Attends yearly Handle With Care and CPI training.
  • Responsible for any miscellaneous duties as assigned.