Special Education Teacher | K-6 | Mild/Mod

  • Woodland Park, CO
  • Schools - Special Education Teacher
  • 16 days ago
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Job Summary

Do you have a goal of facilitating the best academic experience for special needs children? Join our team as a special education teacher and help our institution provide outstanding coursework to all students, including those with learning disabilities or other special needs. 
Become part of a team that includes our special education instructors and assistants, classroom teachers, guidance counselors, administrative staff and social workers to provide the best environment for each student.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide academic instruction to special needs students in a variety of subjects using evidence-based techniques such as multisensory learning, repetition or phonetics.
  • Create individualized programs for students based on their specific needs to promote learning and social development.
  • Communicate educational plans to parents, teachers, administrators, social workers and others involved with the student’s progress.
  • Utilize positive reinforcement and behavior modification to instruct students in socially acceptable behavior to reduce incidents and maintain order.
  • Keep records of all special needs students that adhere to local, state and federal guidelines to remain compliant.
  • Coordinate with teachers to modify the curriculum to provide a more effective learning environment for special needs students to improve their potential.
  • Administer tests to assist in diagnosing certain learning disabilities and to monitor the progress of each student.
  • Instruct students in one or more subjects using discussions, lectures, demonstrations and other instructional tools to improve their grasp on the subject matter.

Job Skills & Qualifications

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in special education or related field
  • 3-5 years’ experience as a special education teacher
  • Valid teaching credentials in CO

Job Benefits

  • $34+ hourly based on experience
  • Medical, Dental ,Vision
  • 401(k) Matching
  • Travel Assistance

If interested, please email resume to [email protected]

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