Summary

Special Education | District Wide

Description

Description:
The Shakopee School District is seeking 1.0 FTE, Center-Based Special Education Teachers serving students at the elementary and secondary levels for the 24-25 school year. 

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

Qualifications:

  • MN teaching licensure in Special Education; the District may consider a Tier 1 or Tier 2 licensed candidate
  • Experience working with a variety of disabilities and the ability to deliver specialized instruction to meet the individual needs of these students
  • Preference to individuals with experience supporting students with EBD, ASD and/or OHD
  • Training for the specific needs of the students in the program will be provided by the District
  • 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 http://www.shakopee.k12.mn.us/ to this posting 5857.

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