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Special Education Teacher, LTS - Pine River-Backus Elementary

Posted on 9/7/2017 1:13:58 PM

Listing expires 10/5/2017

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Date of Availability: 11/03/2017
Date Closing: Open Until Filled

This is a long term substitute postion in an elementary LD classroom.  The position will be from approximately November 3, 2017 to January 31, 2018 (actual dates may vary).  Teachers with special education licensure and/or experience are preferred but all licensed teachers are encouraged to apply.

Position Purpose:   Under the general supervision of the School Principal, to maximize the learning experience of students with special needs, in academics, interpersonal skills and activities of daily living by implementing district approved curriculum; documenting teaching and student progress/activities, outcomes; addressing students' specific needs; providing a safe and optimal learning environment. 

Certification/License:  Minnesota Certification as a Special Education Teacher preferred.  Variances and community experts will be considered.

Essential Functions 

-  Conducts assessments, testing and diagnostic examinations of students for the purpose of identifying learning issues, and recommending courses of action or corrective procedures to overcome issues and maximize learning. 

-  Participates and assists in developing Individual Educational Plans ("IEP") for students. 

-  Assists students and teaching staff in implementing students' IEP's and behavior management plans. 

-  Coordinates with outside agencies, organizations and institutions, including state and federal authorities as needed. 

-  Coordinates with administrators and other teaching staff members to ascertain individual student's abilities and needs, including students with special needs, and to familiarize stakeholders with social work services. 

-  Serves as ready resource to students and parents to provide counseling that will lead each student to increased personal growth, self-understanding, and behavioral management; serves as liaison between home and school. 

-  Continues to acquire professional knowledge and learn of current developments in the educational field by attending seminars, workshops or professional meetings, or by conducting research, and by maintaining professional relationships with members of institutions of higher learning and the business community. 

-  Organizes and maintains a system for accurate and complete record-keeping and providing student information to prospective colleges and employers, as required by district procedures and applicable laws. 

-  Encourages parental involvement in students' education and ensures effective communication with students and parents. 

-  Selects and requisitions appropriate books, aids and other supplies and equipment and maintains inventory records. 

-  Performs other related tasks as assigned by the Principal and other central office administrators as designated by the Superintendent. 

  Note:         The above description is illustrative of tasks and responsibilities.  It is not meant to be all inclusive of every task or responsibility. 

  

 

 

  

  

 

  

 

 

  

 

 

 

 



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