Special Education Teacher | Oak Park, IL

  • Oak Park, IL
  • Schools - Special Education Teacher
  • 9 days ago

Location: Oak Park, IL

Job Type: Full Time

Job Description:

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Full-Time Special Education Teacher to join our team for an Intermediate Instructional Special Education Classroom. As a Special Education Teacher, you will be responsible for working with a caseload of 10-12 students, with the support of 3-4 Teacher Assistants. You will be responsible for implementing the Wilson Reading System, Leveled Literacy (LLI), Bridges Math and modification of math programs, Executive/Independent Functioning skills, and other appropriate curriculum.


  • Develop and implement Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) for students with special needs
  • Provide academic intervention and support for students in math and literacy through a variety of researched-based programs, including Wilson Reading System, Leveled Literacy (LLI), Bridges Math, and other modification of math programs.
  • Monitor and assess student progress and adjust teaching strategies accordingly
  • Collaborate with general education teachers, support staff, and parents to ensure student success
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of student progress and communication with stakeholders


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Special Education or related field
  • Valid Illinois teaching certification in Special Education
  • Experience working with intermediate level students with special needs
  • Strong knowledge of Wilson Reading System, Leveled Literacy (LLI), Bridges Math and other modification of math programs.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills

We offer a competitive hourly rate, as well as a comprehensive benefits package. If you are passionate about working with students with special needs and making a difference in their lives, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. This position runs from mid-March to June 9, 2023, and includes a unique component of 1 hour of planning time daily, and a 50-minute duty-free lunch.

Alex Iverson

Director of Educational Resources

[email protected]



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