Special Education Teacher | Special Education Teacher | Transition 2 Success | Available: August 2023


Position Type:  Transition Teacher
Location:  ZED Transition to Success Program
Work day/Year:  Full time per the regular teacher contract
Closing Date for Applications:  Open until filled                 
Start Date:  August 2023

  • Are you looking for the opportunity to make a difference in the life of a young adult?
  • Do you have life experiences that you can share with students with disabilities?
  • Are you looking for an employer who values you and looks to support your goals?

If you answered “yes” to any of those questions,¬†Zumbro Education District¬†is looking for you. We currently have offerings for both paraprofessionals and licensed instructors in our¬†Transitions 2 Success¬†program. This program works with young adults ages 18-22 on employment skills, post-secondary training, independent living, and recreation and leisure.¬†
T2S stresses teaming and collaboration, forward thinking, and personal growth. We are looking for reliable, dependable, passionate professionals to help guide our students towards self sufficiency and success in the greater community. 

About Zumbro Education District (ZED): ZED is an education district made up of six member districts that offer, among other things, special education services and programming.  ZED has been in existence for over 30 years and is located in Kasson (MN) which is 13 miles away from the city of Rochester (MN).**ZED has opened a newly 61,000 square foot constructed building for all programs in Kasson (MN) starting in the 2022-23 school year.

Job Summary:  The Transition Teacher will deliver special education services to students ages 18-21 based on an appropriate IEP.  The teacher is responsible for delivering functional academic, social, behavioral, communication, and sensory programs that will lead towards an increase in independence in the core transition areas.  The transition teacher is also responsible for needed assessment, diagnostic and due process services required by the federal and state standards. 

Required qualifications:  Must be currently licensed by MDE in a special education teaching area  

Application Procedure:¬† If interested, please fill out an online application located at¬†¬†and ‚ÄúEMPLOYMENT‚ÄĚ.¬† If you have any further questions, please contact Pat Ames ( or at 507-634-2037. All submitted applications will be kept on file for one year.