Special Education | West Middle School


Shakopee Public Schools is searching a 1.0 FTE, Center-Based Special Education (SpEd) Teacher to serve students with Emotional Behavioral Disabilities (EBD) at the secondary level. Join our amazing team to make a difference in the lives of students and the Shakopee community.

Job Summary:
Deliver direct and indirect services to students with learning and/or social, emotional and behavioral needs; monitor and document student progress; develop/manage IEPs and facilitate team meetings; oversee paraprofessionals and collaborate with families and other staff on services and strategies.


  • Current and valid MN teaching license in ASD, EBD, DCD or ABS
  • Prior teaching experience preferred
  • Experience with multiple instructional designs and differentiated instruction
  • Strong classroom management skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to build successful relationships with students, parents and staff

Working Conditions:

  • Physical ability to attend to personal care needs of students, if necessary
  • Classroom, office, lifting, pushing, pulling, standing, sitting, keyboarding, etc. 

Application Procedure:
You must be a permanent employee of the district to use the internal application. Substitutes are not considered internal applicants and must complete the external application. Apply online at to posting 6049.

Selection Procedure:
Applications will be reviewed beginning immediately and the position is open until filled. Those selected for interviews will be contacted.