LOCATION: Surprise, AZ, United States

Special Education Teacher

We are currently seeking Special Education Teachers for full-time positions working with Elementary school students in the Surprise, AZ area. Eligible candidates must have their AZ SPED Cross Categorical K-12 certificate, AZ teaching certificate & meets highly qualified requirements, and AZ (IVP) Fingerprint Clearance Card (AZ IVP FPCC).

  • AZ SPED Cross Categorical K-12 certificate.
  • AZ teaching certificate & meets highly qualified requirements.
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Special Education.
  • AZ (IVP) Fingerprint Clearance Card (AZ IVP FPCC).
  • Knowledge of Arizona Special Education statutes and IDEA law.
  • Knowledge of sound, research-based and approved instructional practices for students with disabilities.
  • Knowledge of classroom-based assessments to drive instruction.
  • Skill in providing direct instruction based on child’s Individualized Education Plan (IEP).
  • Plans and implements direct instruction in all core subject areas as needed per IEP
  • Maintains the physical environment of the classroom for organization and maximum instructional opportunities
  • Instructs individuals and groups
  • Monitors student progress
  • Tracks data on monitoring and on IEP goals
  • Adapts or Modifies curriculum as needed for appropriate instructional level of students
  • Follows special education department procedures for developing, holding, and turning in student documentation including, but not limited to, IEPs, MET reports, Progress notes, and report cards
  • Maintains effective contact with parents
  • Administers, scores and writes reports for achievement testing
  • Collaborates with general education teachers having students on IEPs in their classes
  • Trains paraeducators to support students in general education classes both academically and behaviorally and to gather data on goals
  • Participates in Professional Leaning Committees when appropriate
  • Ensures appropriate accommodations are in place for general education classroom teacher to implement
  • Develops an Individualized Education Program (IEP) for each student

CATEGORY: Education | JOB TYPE: Full-Time |

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