Lead Classroom Teacher

Jacksonville School for Autism is seeking experienced teachers of students with Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Job Description
Jacksonville School for Autism (JSA) is seeking qualified candidates for our Classroom Programs.

Lead Classroom Teacher

JSA is seeking experienced classroom teachers with a minimum of 2 yrs. of self contained classroom teaching experience who are skilled in working with students with complex communication and behavioral disorders.

Lead Classroom Teacher Educational Preferences:

Bachelor’s Degree in Education, Psychology, or a related field preferred

Classroom Teacher Required Skills & Experience:

Minimum 2 years teaching experience in a self contained classroom

Experience conducting preference assessments, skills assessments and functional behavior assessments

Experience in IEP goal implementation and data collection

Ability to interact well with children, parents and other professionals

Ability to work cooperatively as a therapy team member

Ability to work well independently

Ability to generate and submit necessary reports in a timely manner

Ability to accept feedback, and implement recommendations.



Full Health Benefits Package (Health/Dental/Vision/Life/401K).

Competitive employee compensation based on experience.

Paid holidays (5 weeks) & Personal Time Off (PTO).

Compensation for training time (10 days paid Training/Planning Days).

Professional Training & Development
Direct Supervision by BCBA & Certified Teachers.

Flexible work schedules for work/family balance.

Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program by working at a not-for-profit.

Access to a multidisciplinary team with opportunity for supervision hours.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: Based on experience


401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Disability insurance
Employee assistance program
Health insurance
Life insurance
Paid Time Off
Paid Holidays (5 weeks)
Paid Training Days (2 weeks)
Referral program
Retirement plan
Tuition reimbursement
Vision insurance


8 hour shift
Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:
JSA is compliant with all CDC & Duval County Health Department regulations to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Work Location:
One location

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Benefit Conditions:
Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely:

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

Remote interview process.
Personal protective equipment provided or required.
Temperature screenings.
Social distancing guidelines in place.
Virtual meetings.
Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place.

Interested in Working at JSA?

If you are interested in the clinic therapist position at JSA, please complete the form below: