Special Education Teacher

Job Title: Special Education Teacher
Posted: Nov 04, 2020
Type: Full-time

Job Description

The purpose of this position is to provide educational instruction by serving as a teacher with specific responsibility for supervising students within the classroom and other assigned areas. Other duties may include developing lesson plans, delivering group and individual student instruction within the established curriculum guidelines, collaborating with other educators or professional staff within the community school district for support, and addressing instructional or classroom issues. The incumbent may respond to a wide range of inquiries from students, parents, guardians, or students’ home schools in their originating county. The incumbent would also seek ongoing education related to substance abuse and co-occurring disorders. This position is unique as it provides school based services within a residential substance abuse treatment program for adolescents.

Job knowledge, Skills and Ability -

· Employee must possess the knowledge required to implement educational standards specific to child development ages 12-18.

· Employee must maintain competencies for satisfactory performance to include appropriate codes, policies, regulations, and/or laws related to education; age appropriate activities, lesson plan requirements, stages of child development, and behavioral management strategies.

· Ability to be flexible is required to work with others in a wide variety of circumstances.

· Ability to operate equipment using standardized methods.

· Ability to work with diversity of individuals and/or groups.

· Ability to problem solve, analyze issues, and create action plans.

· Ability to establish and maintain constructive relationships, adapt to changing work priorities, maintain confidentiality, exhibit tact and patience, and be flexible in work hours.

Education and/or experience -

· Bachelor’s Degree in Education.

· Current teacher’s certification and/or license, maintained/updated when necessary.

· Special Education Endorsement

· Prefer experience in the behavioral services field.

Job Type: Full-time


Additional Information

Posted: Nov 04, 2020
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Schedule: Day Shift
Type: Full-time