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School Special Education Teacher

Overview

Special Education Teacher, Pediatric School Based Position

Join our Pediatric School Based Team, and use your passion for Education to help make a difference in a child’s life!

  • School Special Education Teacher position available to begin August 2018! 
  • Chicagoland, IL
  • Full Time / 7 Hours daily / 35 hours weekly
  • 1 School / Middle School or 1 school / Elementary School
  • Preferred experience includes: 1-8 years of urban teaching experience (public, charter, catholic schools).
  • Interview process includes a telephone interview and on-site interview to include a sample lesson.

 

We value our Special Education Teachers and their dedication to our mission of making a difference in a child’s life. That is why we make it a priority to offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package.

  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K
  • Paid Time Off
  • Professional Development
  • Continuing Education and more!

 

HealthPRO®/Heritage is a national leading provider of highly skilled  Special Education Teachers and clinicians . We hire Special Education Teachers who share our vision, work diligently, and provide best practices in Special Education that will change children's lives for the better. If you are a passionate, talented Special Education Teacher that wants to help children across the country, then maybe it is time to look at our company.

                                           

 

Special Education Teachers work with students who have a wide range of learning, mental, emotional, and physical disabilities. They adapt general education lessons and teach various subjects, such as reading, writing, and math, to students with mild and moderate disabilities. They also teach basic skills, such as literacy and communication techniques, to students with severe disabilities.

 

 

Looking forward to speaking with you!

Kerri Ann Kerley, Recruitment – Pediatric Division, School Team

Call: 224-616-5439 

Text: 224-302-6104

Email: kkerley@healthpro-heritage.com  

 

 

Responsibilities

Special education teachers typically do the following:

  • Assess students skills to determine their needs and to develop teaching plans

  • Adapt lessons to meet the needs of students
  • Develop Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) for each student
  • Plan, organize, and assign activities that are specific to each students abilities
  • Teach and mentor students as a class, in small groups, and one-on-one
  • Implement IEPs, assess students’ performance, and track their progress
  • Update IEPs throughout the school year to reflect students’ progress and goals
  • Discuss students’ progress with parents, teachers, counselors, and administrators
  • Supervise and mentor teacher assistants who work with students with disabilities
  • Prepare and help students transition from grade to grade and after graduation
Qualifications

Special education teachers in public schools are required to have at least a bachelor’s degree and a state-issued certification or license Most states require a degree specifically in special education.

 

License

All states require teachers in public schools to be licensed.

Most states require teachers to pass a background check. Teachers may be required to complete annual professional development classes or a masters degree to maintain their license.

Many states offer general licenses in special education that allow teachers to work with students with a variety of disabilities.

Recruiter : Email Addresskkerley@healthpro-heritage.com
Company
HealthPRO Management Services, LLC
Posted
10/13/2018
Type
Full time
Categories
Special Education Teacher
Location
Chicago, IL 60637, US