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Special Ed Teacher

Home Careers Special Ed Teacher
Submitted: February 5
Closing: May 1


Carmen Keyport

Phone: 2184752112

Fax: 2184752119

Location Oshki Ogimaag Charter School
73 Upper Road
P.O Box 320
Grand Portage, MN 55605
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
To Apply

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Job Description

Oshki Ogimaag Charter School is seeking a personable, flexible individual to fill an open Special Education teaching position starting immediately. Duties include teaching students on a designated case load and students with developmental disabilities, managing Individual Education Plans (IEPs), conducting IEP meetings, supporting students’ skill acquisition, and making modifications and accommodations.
MN teacher licensure is preferred but school is willing to seek a special permissions variance for the right individual. If needed, we have a network of support people who can assist with writing IEPs, leading meetings, and ensuring that student files are kept up to date.


Job Duties
• Provide special education services to children in a school setting as required by Individual Education Plan
• Collaborate with classroom teachers to ensure curricula is appropriate and modifications and accommodations are complied with and effective
• Coordinate support services from third party providers such as speech therapy and OT
• Write Individual Education Plans
• Measure progress toward meeting IEP goals
• Model appropriate behavior in school and social situations
• Communicate and collaborate with parents and general education staff
• Participate fully in staff development, professional learning communities, staff meetings, conference nights, and other school activities
• Maintain records and prepare reports and correspondence related to work
• Practice and carry out rules and procedures as defined by Oshki Ogimaag Charter School
• Other as deemed necessary
A qualified candidate should be able to do these duties.
A qualified candidate would have a Special Ed Licensure, or be in the process of getting the Licensure or be qualified to get special permissions.

Institution Description

Oshki Ogimaag Charter School is a small school located on the beautiful shores of Lake Superior in Northern Minnesota. We are a responsive classroom school that is working to build an integrated curriculum with a focus on environmental education and science.
The small class sizes and multi-grade classrooms at our school create a perfect opportunity for our staff to build strong relationships with students and families and to individualize instruction and support when needed. Students at Oshki Ogimaag receive instruction in Ojibwe Language and Culture throughout the school year. Weekly expeditions to a nearby wilderness area offer opportunities to enjoy nature, build community, and get first hand experience building both traditional and modern knowledge and skills.
Teaching at Oshki Ogimaag is a chance of life time for a licensed classroom teacher who has a desire to work in a small friendly setting, who enjoys the great outdoors, and longs to experience the myriad of outdoor activities available in this area.
For more information about Oshki Ogimaag Charter School, visit us at

Application Instructions/Comments

Email resume to Carmen Keyport, Director at
Include letter of interest, reference letters, transcript and copy of teaching license
Position opening subject to close when position is filled.

To apply for this job, please contact the person listed.

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