Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Teacher - Special Education Certified in Kennesaw, Georgia

Seeking A Special Education Certified Teacher (Middle School Language Arts)

Instructs assigned clients through development of a structured classroom environment that will promote intellectual, emotional and social growth.

Plans and implements instructional programs for clients with emotional and behavioral disorders.

  • Program Delivery Plans, develops, and revises classroom curriculum to meet the physical, emotional, creative and educational needs of assigned students.

  • Organizes class programs by preparing lessons and course outlines.

  • Utilizes appropriate instructional methods, such as lectures, demonstrations, audio-visual presentations, etc.

  • Evaluates students' level of proficiency in order to prescribe suitable programming and evaluates their progress in meeting educational and social goals by testing, observation, behavior rating scales, and other means, as appropriate.

  • Communicates effectively with parents, outside school districts, and related community contacts while guarding each student's right of confidentiality.

  • Therapeutic Environment Establishes a classroom environment conducive to maximum academic and social learning by maintaining order and guiding students to socially appropriate behavior.

  • Supervises students during school-related activities (class trips, extra-curricular activities, meals, etc.), as assigned.

Key Words: Certified Teacher, Special Education Teacher, Teacher, Special Needs Teacher

Organization Profile

Devereux is a leading non profit behavioral health organization that supports many of the most underserved and vulnerable members of our communities. Founded in 1912 by Helena Devereux, we operate a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of individuals and families every year. We help empower children and adults with intellectual, emotional, developmental, and behavioral challenges to lead fulfilling and rewarding lives. Our Philosophy of Care operates under the core principles of Individualized Services; Effective and Accountable Services; and Positive, Behavioral Approaches.

Additional Details

The primary purpose of Devereux is to provide quality service to those entrusted to our care by their families, guardians, agencies, and other designated parties. The most critical resource we have to accomplish this task is our employees. No intervention can be implemented without the assistance of competent employees who are physically and mentally prepared to carry out this tremendous responsibility.

Devereux offers

Excellent Benefits


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Great time off, medical better than most, pension plan w/ employer match, domestic partner coverage.

For this reason, in addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare benefits program to eligible full-time employees, family members, and domestic partners. Health and welfare programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services, and an Employee Assistance / Work Life Balance Program, as well as generous time-off policies, and a 403 B retirement plan. Additionally, voluntary, employee paid, Vision and Supplemental Life Insurance are available to FT employees.

It is the intent of Devereux to continue to offer these benefits; however, we reserve the right to change or stop them at any time, with or without notice.


  • Bachelor degree in relevant field and state special education certification required.

  • Two years experience teaching in a Special Education classroom.