Special Education Teachers - DAPE

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Description

TYPE OF POSITION:
0.6 FTE
Hours may vary based on program needs
 
REPORTS TO:
Special Education Supervisors/Director, Building Principals 
 
SUPERVISION:
Works collaboratively with, and oversees the work of special education paras
 
QUALIFICATIONS:     
Required

  • Current special education teaching license issued by the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE)
Preferred
  • Previous related experience
  • Multi-categorical licenses    
POSITION SUMMARY:
To create a safe and caring climate and culture in which we prepare, engage, educate, empower and inspire all learners in partnership with their surrounding community to be successful in today's and tomorrow's society.
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
Instructional Planning and Preparation
  • Demonstrate knowledge of content and pedagogy
  • Demonstrate knowledge of students
  • Select instructional goals
  • Demonstrate knowledge of resources
  • Design coherent instruction
  • Assess student learning
Classroom Environment
  • Create an environment of respect and rapport
  • Establish a culture for learning
  • Manage classroom procedures
  • Manage student behavior
  • Organize physical space
Instructional Interaction
  • Communicate clearly and accurately
  • Use questioning and discussion techniques
  • Engage students in learning
  • Provide feedback to students
  • Demonstrate flexibility and responsiveness
Professional Responsibilities
  • Reflect on teaching
  • Maintain accurate records
  • Communicate with families
  • Contribute to the school and district
  • Grow and develop professionally
  • Show professionalism
Other duties as assigned
 
PHYSICAL FACTORS:
  • Frequent:  walking, standing, sitting, hearing, talking, and seeing  
All Employees of Saint Cloud School District 742 are responsible to support District goals, to work collaboratively and respectfully with diverse populations of staff, students and parents and to model and promote a welcoming working and learning environment.  Employees are expected to support and adapt to change and to demonstrate commitment to continuous performance improvement.  Employees are responsible to establish and maintain effective communication with students, teachers, support staff, colleagues and parents, respect confidential matters, encourage a safe and secure environment throughout the District, and to be dependable and accountable in the performance of their work.
 
It is the prerogative of the District to assign staff so as to best meet the needs of the District.

Posted By

St. Cloud Area School District 742

115 13th Avenue South, St. Cloud, MN 56303
 
Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$12,852

State Average: $13,408

% ELL Students

19%

State Average: 8%

Student Teacher Ratio

14.66

State Average: 15.44

% IEP Students

22%

State Average: 15%

FTE

1,556

State Average: 200