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.

Search for special education teacher jobs in your area – or anywhere throughout the country – and apply now!

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Special Education Teacher- Interviewing Now

  • Ingleside, Illinois
  • Schools - Special Education Teacher
  • 9/24/2020

Special Education Job

Ingleside, IL area

ProCare Therapy has partnered with a local school district to hire a Special Education teacher.

The ideal candidate will be certified in the state of Illinois (or in the process of applying.)

The job is full time for the 2020-2021 school year.

Job Details: 

  • Full Time Hours
  • Start: Immediately - End: May 2021
  • Co - Teaching/ Resource
  • 7th/8th Grade Students
  • PEL/ LBS1 is required
  • **The position is for co-taught math for 7th and 8th grade 4 sections of general grade level math. In addition, we have another period that special education teachers use to check in with kids and progress monitors. In addition, being a case manager for about 15 students.

The Special Education teacher can be placed in Previous experience as a Special Education teacher is preferred. Candidate must be experienced with handling IEPs and have great record keeping skills. The Special Education teacher will receive weekly pay and medical coverage.


Benefits of working with ProCare Therapy:

  • Weekly Pay
  • Healthcare Insurance
  • State licensure reimbursement
  • Travel/Housing Stipends (For eligible candidates) - this is a great advantage for those traveling/commuting long distances!

For immediate consideration e-mail your resume to me directly at


Michael Walton

Senior Director of Educational Resources

ProCare Therapy

Direct Line: 770-776-2106


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