Special Education Teacher Jobs

Every day, more and more children are being diagnosed with developmental delays and learning problems. And, every day, the need for qualified, compassionate special education teachers grows more intense. At ProCare Therapy, we understand how valuable special education teachers like you are, and we help thousands of great professionals turn that value into exciting jobs. We also value your commitment and your future, and we show it by offering a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and ongoing career support.

Special Education Teacher Responsibilities

Special education teachers work with children and students with varying disabilities. These disabilities can be physical, mental, emotional or learning. These teachers create and adapt lessons in subjects like math, writing, reading, and many more. Special education teachers also create Individualized Education Programs, assess students’ progress, supervise teaching assistants, and collaborate with other school professionals.

Special Education Teacher Requirements

The requirements to become a special education teacher are similar to those of becoming a general education teacher. At a minimum, special education teachers need a Bachelor’s Degree in Special Education, Elementary Education, or another subject such as math or science. Every state requires public school educators to be licensed and certified. The specifics of these certifications vary by state, so make sure to check with your state's regulatory laws.

Special Education Teacher Job Outlook

Typically special education teachers make more on average than general education teachers. As for the future of the special education teacher job, between 2016 and 2026 there are expected to be 33,300 new jobs, which is roughly an 8% growth in the occupation.

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Elementary Special Education Teacher

  • Lake City, South Carolina
  • Schools - Special Education Teacher
  • 4/3/2020

Special Education Teacher: Lake City, South Carolina


A Lake City area school district has a full time position available for the 2020-2021 school year. This position is for a Special Education Teacher of grades K-5th.  We are interviewing now for a position that will begin in the summer of 2020.  If desired, the Special Educational Teacher may then have the option to extend this assignment or to become a permanent district employee.  This teacher will be working with a caseload of great elementary school students in a resource classroom environment with one paraprofessionals.  The Special Education Teacher will work in a program involving students who vary in ages from K-5th grades.   

This teacher will provide small group instruction and will work with active parent participation. This teacher will be responsible for performing assessments, writing reports, plan meetings, and monitor student IEPs. To qualify for this position, applicants must be licensed to teach special education for the South Carolina Department of Education. 


ProCare Therapy Benefits:

  • Weekly Pay
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Housing/Meal Tax-Free Stipends
  • Full healthcare benefits
  • 401K matching
  • Continuing education
  • Licensure reimbursement


The ideal applicant for this position will have previous experience working with students in an elementary classroom environment and MUST HAVE proper certification for the state of South Carolina.  Salary for this position is negotiable and will be based on experience level. For more information, please apply below or contact:


Tony Miller

Senior Director of Educational Resources




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