Special Education Teacher - MTS Elementary

    • Categories:

    • Licensed

    • Grades:

    • K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

    • Health Insurance:

    • Included

    • Minnesota Teacher's License:

    • Required

    • Salary Range:

    • Commensurate with Experience

    • Work Commitment:

    • Full-Time

    • Submitted Date:

      05.24.2019

      Closing:

      08.31.2019

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    • Contact:

      Sue Dornfeld
      Principal

      Phone: 612-729-9140

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Job Description

The Special Education Teacher designs and provides specialized instruction to students with disabilities. This valued member of our team also facilitates the Individualized Education Plan process to develop student programming in collaboration with related service providers, families, and community resources.

Qualifications

-A valid MN Special Education Teaching License
-Interpersonal skills, including the ability to work well with others, be polite, helpful, courteous and compassionate
-Conflict resolution skills, team player and professional demeanor
-Classroom management skills
-Knowledge and understanding of child find and special education due process
-Ability to consistently and effectively design instructional activities for students, and to make adjustments in teaching strategies to meet individual needs
-Ability to work with a wide variety of students in a calm, patient, understanding, creative, flexible, student-centered environment
-Skill in planning, organizing and writing IEPs and evaluations in a multi-disciplinary team within timeline constraints
-Ability to utilize instructional and assistive technologies
-Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
-Ability to follow directives from supervisors
-Ability to maintain confidentiality of student information at all times
-Experience with and a proven passion for working with urban youth and an unshakeable belief in their potential
-Experience with restorative practices preferred

Institution Description

MTS Elementary special education teachers work in partnership with families and colleagues to design and provide personalized instruction in a close-knit learning community with small class sizes. We work collaboratively with related service providers, families, and school and community resources, so every student experiences success in learning.

MTS Elementary is a program serving students in grades K-6 in the Minnesota Transitions Charter School learning community. https://mtcs.org/mts-elementary/

This position will primarily serve the upper elementary grades.

Application Instructions/Comments

To apply, please visit MTCS Applitrack: https://www.applitrack.com/mtcs/onlineapp/jobpostings/view.asp?district=mtcs&category=Special+Education

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