JobID 593 : Special Education Teacher (#1965913)

Job | Posted 3 months ago
Job Type


NOTICE OF OPENING:  Special Education Teacher
LOCATION: Various Locations
WORK YEAR: 2019-2020 School Year

SALARY: Per FEA Contract

  • Valid Michigan Teaching Certificate with Endorsement.
  • Thorough knowledge of the principles, practices, procedures and methodology of effective teaching of students with disabilities.
  • Ability to deliver and articulate oral presentations and written reports.
  • Ability to effectively analyze needs and problems objectively.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with children, students, parents, staff, administration and the general public.
  • Knowledge and skills in working with children with cognitive, behavior, communication and emotional disabilities.
  • Must have the ability and proven record to report to work on a regular and punctual basis.
  • Perform all other related work delegated or required to accomplish the objectives of the total school program.
  • Provides research-based specialized instruction to address the instructional goals and objectives contained within each student’s IEP.
  • Assesses student progress and determines the need for additional reinforcement or adjustments to instructional techniques.
  • Employs various teaching techniques, methods and principles of learning to enable students to meet their IEP goals.
  • Develops and implements annual Individualized Educational Program (IEP) plans for students to include: present levels of educational performance, special education needs, instructional goals and objectives, and the special education and related services required to meet those goals.
  • Schedules team meetings and works cooperatively with child study team members and others in developing instructional goals and strategies.
  • Creates a positive learning experience with emphasis in individualized instruction using appropriate sources.
  • Completes all district and state reporting requirements.
  • Collaborates and consults with educational professionals and community service providers (i.e., social services, public health, medical providers etc.) regarding the needs of students.
  • Build strong relationships with students and families while guiding them along their child’s unique educational journey.

Qualified applicants should apply on-line via
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posted until filled

Posted By

Fitzgerald Public Schools

23200 RYAN RD, WARREN, MI 48091-4551
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$13,255 (USD)

State Average: $12,292 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 6%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 18.25

% IEP Students


State Average: 13%



State Average: 199