Special Education Teacher (Elementary)
Teach early childhood and elementary level school special education students (including English Language Learners) a variety of academic, social and motor skills. (Self-contained special ed classroom for ages 3 – 11, grades Early Childhood to Grade 5.) Develop and implement strategies to meet the needs of students with a variety of handicapping conditions (physical, developmental, behavioral/emotional, and sensory impaired). Collaborate with parents, administrators, testing specialists, and social workers to develop and implement IEPs, and resolve behavorial and academic problems. Maintain records per applicable laws, regs., and district policy. Handle Resource students for core subjects (Reading, Writing, Math, Science, and Social Studies). Supervise activities of special education teacher assistants assigned to classroom.
Requires: Bachelor’s Degree in Education or Special Education or Psychology or related field; Texas Teacher Certification; Texas Special Education Certification/Endorsement; Strong Communication Skills; Ability to work in bi-cultural environment
Mail completed application form to Presidio Independent School District, Attn: Manuel Fausett, 701 E. Market Street, Presidio, Texas 79845. Download application form at http://www.presidio-isd.net/employment–35.