Position: High School Special Education Teacher
Reports to: Director of Special Education, Principal
General Description: Delivers teacher-led instruction and provides additional support to special education students in a blended learning environment for at-risk and homeless youth.
Primary Responsibilities (abbreviated listing):
Evaluates and supports students with disabilities
Demonstrates effective strategies and techniques that actively engage students in the learning process.
Uses student data to inform instruction, guides and monitors students' management of their time, monitors learner progress with available tools and develops an intervention plan for unsuccessful learners.
Uses computers and other technology provided to assist students.
Differentiates instruction based on students' learning styles and needs and assists students in assimilating information to gain understanding and knowledge.
Essential Skills and Abilities
Understanding of special education requirements and processes
Ability to adapt and adjust instruction to create multiple paths to meet learning objectives
Knowledge of accepted and effective techniques for working with at-risk youth with diverse family dynamics
An aptitude and working knowledge of computer courseware and hardware
Certification in one or more of the following areas: SA, SC, SE, SM, SV
Satisfactory completion of criminal history check
Submit application online.