JobID 249 : Bilingual (Spanish) Special Education Teacher (2 Positions) (#2026350)

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HOOVER-SCHRUM MEMORIAL SCHOOL DISTRICT 157
JOB DESCRIPTION: BILINGUAL (SPANISH) SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER
 
GENERAL DESCRIPTION:    The bilingual special education teacher’s primary goal is to provide instruction in Spanish to children with disabilities according to the child’s Individual Education Program (IEP). 
RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Developing objectives and timelines that are appropriate to the student’s needs as indicated in their IEP
  2. Planning and implementing engaging instruction that is aligned with the curriculum, but modified to meet the needs and abilities of each student
  3. Monitors student progress and communicates regularly with parents, staff, and administrators
  4. Collaborates with other classroom teachers and related service providers in the development and implementation of best practices, thus ensuring that the student’s needs are met in all school settings
Qualifications:
 
  • Current and valid Illinois Professional Educator License with special education (LBSI) and bilingual  endorsements;
  • Candidates who have passed the state TLP Spanish test and have obtained an ELS (TBE) license will also be considered;
  • Individual must be flexible, creative and child centered;
  • Ability to assess the learning of students and modify or enhance instruction as needed;
  • Ability to analyze various forms of data and use the information to make instructional decisions;
  • Knowledge of learning styles and skill in using standards-based varied teaching methods to address student learning styles;
  • Strong knowledge of the WIDA and Common Core State Standards, and instructional best practices in language, literacy, and mathematics;
  • Candidate must be able to speak, read, and write Spanish fluently. 

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Hoover-Schrum Memorial School District 157

1255 Superior Ave, Calumet City, IL 60409-5703
 
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Compare with State

Amount per Student

$14,075 (USD)

State Average: $13,341 (USD)

% ELL Students

9%

State Average: 10%

Student Teacher Ratio

14.00

State Average: 15.71

% IEP Students

13%

State Average: 15%

FTE

129

State Average: 246