Hillel Day School is a vibrant and joyful, early childhood-through-eighth grade Jewish day school in Farmington Hills, Michigan. Hillel is committed to embracing an authentic and rigorous education for the modern learner. Teachers at Hillel enjoy fostering an academic culture of innovation, collaboration, and creativity where learning is lasting and infectious.
The Special Education Teacher is a full-time employee promoting and nurturing the education of one student with disabilities, in an independent school with a dual curriculum. The teacher will assist the student, uniquely within a 1:1 ratio, in order to be successful in a general education setting. This is to be accomplished by planning and tailoring courses of study/curriculum specific to the child’s needs; partnering with classroom teacher(s) to adapt and modify lessons, monitoring, assisting with, and correcting, academic efforts; progress monitoring student growth; providing a safe environment conducive to learning; and keeping parents informed. This teacher reports to the Director of Student Services and works closely with the Leadership Team and the 3rd grade faculty.