Bodhi Learning Center

Special Education/ Middle School Private Teacher For Middle School Girl

Reference ID : 107606
Location : Cordova , TN
Category : None
Job Type : Part Time



Teach middle school subjects to a middle school girl with ASD (verbal communicator) 3 days per week in the child's home. This position reports to the Curriculum Coordinator.


  • Establish and enforce rules for behavior and policies and procedures to maintain order among students.
  • Maintain accurate and complete student records, and prepare reports on children and activities, as required by laws, homeschool/cover school policies, and administrative regulations.
  • Prepare materials and classrooms for class activities.
  • Confer with parents, administrators, testing specialists, and professionals to develop individual educational plans designed to promote students' educational, physical, and social development.
  • Develop and implement strategies to meet the needs of student with learning differences.
  • Employing techniques such as positive reinforcement.
  • Modify the general education curriculum for special-needs students based upon a variety of instructional techniques and instructional technology.
  • Employ special educational strategies and techniques during instruction to improve the development of sensory- and perceptual-motor skills, language, cognition, and memory.
  • Confer with parents or guardians, other teachers, counselors, and administrators to resolve students' behavioral and academic problems.
  • Instruct through lectures, discussions, and demonstrations in one or more subjects, such as English, mathematics, or social studies.
  • Meet with parents and administrators to discuss their children's progress and to determine priorities for their children and their resource needs.
  • Prepare, administer, and grade tests and assignments to evaluate students' progress.
  • Guide and counsel students with adjustment or academic problems, or special academic interests.
  • Observe and evaluate students' performance, behavior, social development, and physical health.
  • Establish clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects and communicate those objectives to students.
  • Teach students personal development skills, such as goal setting, independence, and self-advocacy.
  • Plan and conduct activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, and work time that provides students with opportunities to observe, question, and investigate.
  • Prepare for assigned classes and show written evidence of preparation upon request of immediate supervisors.
  • Administer standardized ability and achievement tests and interpret results to determine students' strengths and areas of need.
  • Prepare objectives and outlines for courses of study, following curriculum guidelines or requirements of states and schools.
  • Meet with parents and guardians to provide guidance in using community resources and to teach skills for dealing with students' impairments.
  • Confer with other staff members to plan and schedule lessons promoting learning, following approved curricula.
  • Supervise, evaluate, and plan assignments for teacher assistants and volunteers.
  • Instruct and monitor students in the use and care of equipment and materials to prevent injuries and damage.
  • Organize and label materials and display students' work.
  • Use computers, audio-visual aids, and other equipment and materials to supplement presentations.
  • Attend professional meetings, educational conferences, and teacher training workshops to maintain and improve professional competence.
  • Organize and supervise games and other recreational activities to promote physical, mental, and social development.
  • Attend staff meetings and serve on committees, as required.
  • Plan and supervise class projects, field trips, visits by guest speakers, or other experiential activities, and guide students in learning from those activities.
  • Select, store, order, issue, and inventory classroom equipment, materials, and supplies.
  • Instruct students in daily living skills required for independent maintenance and self-sufficiency, such as hygiene, safety, and food preparation.
  • Provide assistive devices, supportive technology, and assistance accessing facilities, such as restrooms.
  • Provide additional instruction in vocational areas.


  • Establish rules or policies governing student behavior.
  • Maintain student records.
  • Prepare reports detailing student activities or performance.
  • Set up classroom materials or equipment.
  • Develop strategies or programs for neurodivergent girl.
  • Collaborate with the curriculum coordinator to develop educational programs.
  • Teach life skills.
  • Modify teaching methods or materials to accommodate student needs.
  • Discuss problems or issues with supervisors.
  • Discuss student progress with parents or guardians.
  • Apply multiple teaching methods.
  • Discuss student progress with parents or guardians.
  • Administer tests to assess educational needs or progress.
  • Prepare tests.
  • Evaluate student work.
  • Advise students on academic or career matters.
  • Monitor student performance.
  • Monitor student behavior, social development, or health.
  • Evaluate student work.
  • Develop instructional objectives.
  • Teach life skills.
  • Plan educational activities.
  • Document lesson plans.
  • Administer tests to assess educational needs or progress.
  • Develop instructional objectives.
  • Collaborate with SLP & OT to develop educational programs.
  • Monitor student performance.
  • Teach others to use technology or equipment.
  • Create technology-based learning materials.
  • Attend training sessions or professional meetings to develop or maintain professional knowledge.
  • Plan educational activities.
  • Plan experiential learning activities.
  • Maintain inventories of materials, equipment, or products.
  • Distribute instructional or library materials.
  • Order instructional or library materials or equipment.
  • Teach life skills.
  • Modify teaching methods or materials to accommodate student needs.
  • Coordinate student extracurricular activities.

About Us

Bodhi Learning Center is a pediatric clinical practice and private elementary school in Cordova, TN. BLC is growing and is the premier provider of neurodiversity-affirming clinical therapy and inquiry-based education in Shelby County, TN! Bodhi Learning Center is looking for motivated and skilled clinicians, teachers, and assistants to join our team. There are opportunities for career advancement and income growth!

Salary : $14 to $18/Hr
Minimum Education : Associate
Job Type : Part Time
Category : None
Minimum Experience : None
Location : Cordova , TN

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